West Linton Curling Club has close to 40 Members, who mainly reside in the village or surrounding area. It is a very friendly club and welcomes participants of all ages. We play our Curling at Murrayfield Ice Rink in Edinburgh from early October through to mid March each year. The Club runs 6 Rinks, or teams of 4 people, and competes in Inter Club competitions during the season. Two social events are held each year – A pre-Christmas Fun Night and the Annual Dinner Dance and Prize-giving in March.
Before this season we will be holding a Practice Night on Thursday 6th October at 5.30pm. We are always looking for new members so if you are interested in trying Curling, or perhaps revisiting old skills, please use the contact details shown below or by providing your details on the ‘contact’ page. We look forward to hearing from you.
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Located in the Scottish Borders, no more than 16 miles outside of Edinburgh, West Linton Tennis Club is a thriving tennis club with more than 190 members of all ages. The club has three all-weather, sand-dressed Playrite carpet courts with floodlights for evening play.
A full range of social, competitive, improvers, and fitness tennis is provided by the club for its members. Throughout the year, the club hosts a number of on-court events such as American Tennis Tournaments, Open Days, Social Mixed Doubles and Friendly Parent-Junior Days. Encouraging more play at the club, online club box leagues through Tennis Jeannie are available, and have seen a very positive response from our members.
The club also hosts a wide variety of junior competitions such as the annual Tweeddale Tennis Junior Championships, a Road to Wimbledon tournament, Borders Junior League matches, and a series of Tweeddale matchplay and ratings’ matches. More at http://www.westlintontc.org.uk/
Situated alongside the Village Green and the River Lyne lies West Linton Bowling Club, which is open from April to late September for outdoor green bowling, and from October to March for indoor traditional Scottish Carpet Bowling on Tuesdays at 7.00pm
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The Clubhouse, West Linton Bowling Club