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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Commonwealth Games: colonial relic or valid sporting event?

As the dust settles on the Commonwealth Games, Sports editor Seoras Lyall offers some reflection on what has proven to be a controversial event.

Sports Centre re-opens with phase one of £14.5m redevelopment complete

The Sports Centre has re-opened following the completion of the first phase of their extensive redevelopment programme.

Will Glasgow flourish?

Andrew McQuillan asks whether Glasgow will successfully host the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

St Andrean and Olympic runner Andrew Lemoncello talks to The Saint...

It's not often that someone from St Andrews rises to the very top of their sport: Andrew Lemoncello was brought up on Tail End...

From Russia with Love: Kazan 2013

Former editor of The Saint Richard Browne reports on Russia's capability as a host for major sporting events.

Former St Andrews student to run Dubai Marathon in aid of...

Alumnus David Thompson to run Dubai marathon in support of paralysed friend

Building up a sweat: a tour of the gym

The Saint visits the Sports Centre’s new gym facilities

Injury prevention: Shin Splints

Training for long distance running is a minefield. In most cases, the chances of an injury are as high as 80 per cent. Sports...

Running’s last Mount Everest: in pursuit of a two-hour marathon

With marathon times continually improving and our frames of reference perpetually moving, Jack Rennison considers whether a two-hour marathon is really possible.

Record numbers return for pre-season

For the second year in a row, St Andrews welcomed a record number of students back to the Bubble for its most successful pre-season...