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Wednesday 27/08/2008

Olympic heroes welcomed home [Sport]

Scottish medallists arrive in Edinburgh.

Saturday 23/08/2008

Funding for Scottish canoeing [Sport]

New backing sees money flowing in to develop canoeing in Scotland.

Thursday 21/08/2008

Commonwealth Youth Games team announced [Sport]

Athletes selected to represent Scotland at the third Youth Games in India in October 2008.

Funding for youth basketball [Sport]

Successful Glasgow initiative to be extended to five more cities.

Tuesday 19/08/2008

Medal success in Beijing [Sport]

First Minister congratulates cyclist Chris Hoy on gold medal success.

Saturday 16/08/2008

Scotland's medal rush [Sport]

First Minister congratulates Scottish gold and silver medal winners.

Wednesday 13/08/2008

Heart tests for young athletes [Sport]

Scotland's first cardiac screening programme for amateur sportsmen and women.

Tuesday 12/08/2008

Medal success in Beijing [Sport]

Deputy First Minister congratulates the first Scottish medal winner at the Beijing Olympics.

Wednesday 06/08/2008

More 2014 legacy events [Sport]

Roadshow visits Orkney and Helensburgh to find out what people want from the Games.

Tuesday 29/07/2008

Funding for Scottish Disability Sport [Sport]

Investment of over £250,000 announced.

Monday 28/07/2008

Death of Bob Crampsey [Sport]

First Minister Alex Salmond comments on the sad passing of Bob Crampsey.

'Home of Golf' secures British Women's Open [Sport]

Scotland to host event at least five times between 2011 and 2020.

Thursday 24/07/2008

FC Barcelona [Sport]

First Minister hosts reception for FC Barcelona.

Thursday 19/06/2008

Sailing buoyed by investment [Sport]

£337,000 funding to develop the sport around the Scotland.

Wednesday 11/06/2008

Royal assent for Commonwealth Games Bill [Sport]

New powers to protect 2014 Games against 'ambush marketing' and ticket touts.

Thursday 05/06/2008

Mountain biking gets its share [Sport]

Investment of almost £800,000 to upgrade and improve sports facilities across Scotland.

Friday 30/05/2008

Highland stop for 2014 roadshow [Sport]

Highlanders to have their say on Commonwealth Games legacy at event in Inverness.

Thursday 29/05/2008

2014 Games legacy [Sport]

Perth to host 2014 Games legacy event.

Wednesday 28/05/2008

Netball nets investment [Sport]

More than £200,000 committed to developing the sport for 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Paralympic training guide [Sport]

Eleven Scottish venues to feature in London 2012 pre-games training camp publication.

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