More Sport

More Sport

ROYAL ASCOT: preview and tips for all five days

The country is consumed by the World Cup. But for racing fans, the drama in Russia takes a back seat this week to Royal Ascot.

More Sport
Rhododendron pips Lightning Spear to victory in the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury last month. Now they are set to meet again at Royal Ascot.

COUNTDOWN TO ROYAL ASCOT: five fascinating duels to savour

This year’s Royal Ascot throws up some fascinating duels to savour in big Group One races that are part of the Qipco Champions Series.

More Sport
James Cowton

Cowton sparkles in Isle of Man races

Fresh from his first international victory at the North West 200 in Northern Ireland, James Cowton headed off on a high to the TT Festival.
More Sport
It's all smiles from this resident of Mark Johnston's yard in Middleham, Yorkshire at an open day there earlier this year. Could Johnston himself be full of joy after one of his crack 2yos wins at Royal Ascot? (PHOTO BY: James Hardisty, Yorkshire Post Newspapers)

COUNTDOWN TO ROYAL ASCOT: promising 2yos likely to make an impact

We know all about the big names set to rock up at Royal Ascot next week. Horses such as Cracksman, Order Of St George, Battaash, Lady Aurelia, Rhododendron, Vazirabad and Harry Angel.

More Sport
Super League's new chief executive Robert Elstone

New Super League CEO Robert Elstone wants to "make things happen" like in the Premier League

Super League’s new chief executive Robert Elstone will use his Premier League experience “investing and improving” what the competition offers as he takes control of the elite division.
Masar, ridden by Willam Buick, storms home from Dee Ex Bee (far side) and Roaring Lion to spring an upset in the Investec Derby at Epsom.

DERBY VERDICT: why Godolphin deserved the glory, and why the hot favourite was beaten

The smug postscript to last week’s pre-Derby column would be to celebrate the fact that yes, my fancy ROARING LION did indeed make it third time lucky and exact his revenge on the hot favourite, SAXON WARRIOR.

More Sport
Phill Taylor powers to Parkrun win'''PICTURES BY TCF PHOTOGRAPHY

Road Runner Phill powers to Park run success

Bridlington Road Runners’ Phill Taylor made light of the inclement conditions to claim victory at a busy Sewerby Parkrun on Saturday morning.

More Sport
The winning team West Supplies receive the trophy from sponsor Ken Hidle

West Building Supplies secure Trophy success

It was a fantastic day at Bridlington Golf Club last Friday for the 23rd annual Seaside Pro/Am event sponsored by Golf Buggies GB.

More Sport
Louise Booth after finishing the Course du Viaduc

On top of the world at race

Bridlington runner Louise Booth was flying the flag for Bridlington at a race in its French twin town.

More Sport
Pearl Bayford pictured after the 110-mile race with Karyn Hoggard, who supported her through the event

Pearl sparkles in Hardmoors 110

Bridlington Road Runners’ Pearl Bayford set out at 8am on Saturday in the Hardmoors 110-mile race from Filey Brigg to Helmsley along the entire Cleveland Way.

More Sport
Saxon Warrior just edges out Roaring Lion at Doncaster in the Racing Post Trophy last October. Now the duo are set to lock horns again in the Investec Derby at Epsom on Saturday.

DERBY PREVIEW: can Roaring Lion tame the hot favourite at Epsom?

As a racecourse, Doncaster has had its nose put out of joint more often than it might care for in recent years.

More Sport
Promenades manager Carl Brown with Bridlington Golf Club director of golf Anthony Howarth.

Be a sport and win golf lessons for Father’s Day

The Promenades Shopping Centre in Bridlington has got Father’s Day down to a tee this year.

More Sport
The league at Bridlington CYP will be held on Mondays.

Football league runs at Brid CYP this summer

As the football season draws to a close , 11-a-side teams in the Bridlington area are being offered the chance to get some warm weather training this summer.

Rhododendron (number 16) pips Lightning Spear to win the Group One Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury on Saturday.

Lockinge crowns a princess of the Turf on regal day at Newbury

It was Royal Wedding Day. It was also FA Cup final day. But for racing buffs, Saturday represented something far more significant -- Al Shaqab Lockinge Day at Newbury and one of the most attractive cards in the build-up to Royal Ascot.

More Sport
Winners Joe Hobson (Dukes Park) and Derek Swift (North Cliff) with Westgate president Pam Watts in the middle

Hobson and Swift snap up Westgate Merit win

Westgate Bowling Club hosted the Scarborough & District Crown Green Bowling Association’s Over-60s Doubles Merit on Friday afternoon.

More Sport
Jez Bromley on Bridlington seafront bfeore setting off on his anti-clockwise one-man bike ride around the British coastline.

Cyclist Jez reaches the Scottish islands

‘What an experience’ says the Bridlington man who is a quarter of the way through his challenge to cycle round the UK.

More Sport
Isaac Thompson shows off his gold medal and fourth and fifth place ribbons from the Liverpool-based event

Swim star Isaac nets gold medal for Hull team

Bridlington Swimming Club member Isaac Thompson struck gold as part of the City of Hull Special Olympics team earlier this month.

More Sport

Sports director handed 50 day ban after almost colliding with Tour de Yorkshire marshal

A team sports director who almost ran over a Tour de Yorkshire marshal has been handed a 50 day suspension and a fine of 5,000 Swiss francs (£3,700).
Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes and cycling destinations

10 of the best cycling routes, trails and destinations in Yorkshire

Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes, trails and cycling destinations.

Bridlington Golf Festival junior prize-winners

Home aces find winning form at Bridlington Golf Festival

Over 2,000 competitive rounds of golf and somewhere in the region of a quarter of a million golf shots briefly sums up the 2018 Bridlington Golf Festival.

More Sport
Load more