Ali digs in for European glory

Keighley News: THREE OF A KIND: Keighley’s newly-crowned European champion Muhammad Ali shows off the gold, silver and bronze medals he has won at international level this yearPicture: Sam Young

9:28am Thursday 30th October 2014

KEIGHLEY’S Muhammad Ali overcame a sickness bug to earn boxing glory.

Early tumble doesn't stop Alfie winning

Keighley News: Alfie Moses

5:52pm Thursday 30th October 2014

ALFIE Moses survived a fall to win the second round of the National Trophy Cyclo-Cross Series at Southampton Sports Centre.

Revolution success for Ridehalgh

Keighley News: Jamie Ridehalgh (blue) winning sprint two against Wakefield opponent Reece Wood

2:24pm Thursday 30th October 2014

BRADLEY teenager Jamie Ridehalgh took on the country’s top 25 youth cyclists in round one of the Revolution Track Racing Series at the Olympic Velodrome in London.

Oakbank School scores 100 per cent success in signing up primary schools for sports scheme

Keighley News: A primary school sports day at Oakbank School

11:42am Thursday 30th October 2014

OAKBANK School and its feeder primary schools are winners on the Sainsbury’s National School Games website.

Aire Valley Archers to redevelop facilities

Keighley News: BROWN: Started career with Aire Valley Archers

11:19am Thursday 30th October 2014

THE club where Lothersdale's Paralympic star Danielle Brown first learned her trade, Aire Valley Archers, is to receive major funding to upgrade its facilities.

100 up for Riddlesden Tennis Club

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11:15am Thursday 30th October 2014

JOSHUA Cansdale became the 100th new member at the newly-refurbished Riddlesden Tennis Club.

Fry's perch is prize catch

Keighley News: Miranda Kerr fishing

11:13am Thursday 30th October 2014

High winds raised by the aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo stripped leaves off overhanging branches along some stretches of the canal causing problems for local anglers.

Wrigglesworth edged out by rival Crosby

Keighley News: Glusburn's Nathan Wrigglesworth

11:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

ROSS Crosby just managed to put his Appleyard Beta ahead of Glusburn builder Nathan Wrigglesworth by a single penalty on Sunday in Bradford DMC's John Metcalfe Trial at at windswept Cowling Cragg.

Strike shine in British Championships

Keighley News: Strike Taekwondo members show off their medals

10:49am Thursday 30th October 2014

STRIKE Taekwondo enjoyed success in the British Taekwondo Association Championships at Dragon's Academy, Sheffield.

Melling has no complaints

Keighley News: Chris Melling won two qualifying rounds before being beaten

2:22pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

CHRIS Melling held his hands up after being defeated by another Chinese teenager in the International Championship.

Now Ali is European youth champion

Keighley News: Muhammad Ali wants to get the better of American flyweight Shakur Stevenson

3:40pm Sunday 26th October 2014

MUHAMMAD Ali has added another title to his promising teenage ledger.

Tour de France team osteopath opens Silsden clinic

Keighley News:

6:41pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

AN OSTEOPATH who has worked with a Tour de France professional cycling team is setting up a practice in Silsden.

Keighley's Ali aims to 'Greb place in Euro final

Keighley News: Muhammad Ali takes on Sandor Tar of Hungary in a semi-final bout

7:13pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

RISING Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali will tomorrow bid to reach the finals of the Youth European Championships in Zagreb.

Lampkin's Scott Trial bid ends in damp squib

Keighley News: Dougie Lampkin celebrates his win Pictures: g2fmedia.com

12:24pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

ONLY a drowned bike prevented Silsden's Dougie Lampkin from recording back-to-back wins at the world-renowned Scott Trial, which celebrated its 100th anniversary at the weekend.

Powerlifters roar into action for Keighley Lions donation

Keighley News: Keighley Lions president Hazel Jiggins, centre, hands out cheques to Special Olympians James Crossley, second from left, and Chris Woodhead, second from right, with Lions' treasurer Maureen Verity, left, and member Jessie Tonge (11362217)

7:50am Friday 17th October 2014

A FUNDRAISING drive by two Keighley athletes is proving a roaring success.

East Morton rider Simpson stars as locals claim triple success

Keighley News: RIDING HIGH: Annie Simpson shows her delight at crossing the finish line first in the opening National Trophy cyclo-cross event in Shrewsbury Picture: Andy Whitehouse

10:05am Thursday 16th October 2014

EAST Morton's Annie Simpson secured victory in the elite women’s race of the first National Trophy Cyclo-Cross series in Shrewsbury as Keighley area riders enjoyed a triple success.

Keighley Angling Club: Canal provides bumper catches

Keighley News:

2:23pm Thursday 16th October 2014

While the river Aire around Keighley continues to yield large quantities of fish, the highest numbers this week were found along key stretches of the canal between Keighley and Skipton.

Injury forces Wilsden motorcycle racer to pull out of charity marathon run

Keighley News: Nick Matthews and Andrew Lund

9:11am Thursday 16th October 2014

INJURY forced a Wilsden motorcycle racer to pull out of running for charity in the Berlin Marathon.

Keighley golfers unite to help combat prostate cancer

Keighley News: John Brownless, left, with fellow golfers at the Keighley club who took part in the prostate cancer event

5:32am Friday 10th October 2014

A GOLF tournament in Keighley to help in the fight against prostate cancer has raised more than £1,600.

VIDEO: Weightlifting champion officially opens the West Yorkshire School Games

Keighley News: Tong school hosted the launch of the School Games in West Yorkshire. British and European weightlifting champion Rebakah Tiler lifting Ra'eese Smith from Ryecroft Primary School

5:41am Thursday 9th October 2014

A BRADFORD weightlifting champion was on-hand to inspire the next generation of school sport stars as she officially opened the 2014/15 Jet2 Holidays West Yorkshire School Games yesterday.

Talented Shaun is on the right path

Keighley News: Shaun Wood has had a busy and successful summer, competing for England and Great Britain

11:32am Thursday 9th October 2014

SUTTON clay pigeon shooter Shaun Wood has had a busy and successful summer.

Horizon duo to make England debuts

Keighley News: NATIONAL PICKS: Horizon Taekwondo’s Commonwealth Championship quartet. From left, Ellie Bowden, Jamie Simpson-Kidd, Kieran Young and Thomas Henley

11:28am Thursday 9th October 2014

HORIZON Taekwondo Academy members Ellie Bowden and Jamie Simpson-Kidd will make their England debuts in the Commonwealth Championships next month.

Helen's on the Wright path

Keighley News: Helen Wright

10:06am Thursday 9th October 2014

FOR someone who only discovered long-distance running by accident, Helen Wright is pretty adept at it.

Glory on the road for Keighley & Craven trio

Keighley News: SILVER SUCCESS: From left, Lucy Fryers, Angelina Bairstow and Katie Atkinson

9:33am Thursday 9th October 2014

KEIGHLEY & Craven's North of England road relay champions have added national silver medals to their collection.

Melling falls to Ebdon

Keighley News: Chris Melling's cue went missing in transit – but he still won

11:34am Wednesday 8th October 2014

CHRIS Melling was beaten 4-1 by eventual semi-finalist Peter Ebdon in the fifth round of the Victoria Bulgarian Open in Sofia.

Cup veteran Foster on why McGinley is Europe's number one

Keighley News:

10:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

KEIGHLEY-born caddy Billy Foster believes Paul McGinley is the best European captain yet.

Steering trouble but Joe finishes third

Keighley News: Joe Moses won the Ian Mountain Memorial race

2:11pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

WHILE Hope Factory Racing rider Rob Jebb, formerly of Bingley, was winning the Three Peaks Cyclo-Cross race for the 11th time, there was plenty of drama happening behind him.

Horizon on track for glory

Keighley News: Horizon Taekwondo Academy, who finished ninth out of 69 teams at the British National Taekwondo Championships at Manchester Velodrome

12:07pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

CULLINGWORTH’S Ellie Bowden and Silsden’s Charlotte Banks and Jamie Simpson-Kidd have helped Horizon Taekwondo Academy to finish an impressive ninth out of 69 teams at the British National Taekwondo Championships at Manchester Velodrome.

Frankie keeps success in Wainman familiy

Keighley News: CHAMPION: Frankie Wainman Junior, Junior shows off his prizes after winning the National Ministox title

10:05am Thursday 2nd October 2014

FRANKIE Wainman Junior, Junior has won his second National Ministox Championship title in three seasons.

Lock, stock and two smoking trials bikes

12:23pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

DOUGIE Lampkin and seven of his trials riding colleagues will certainly make the weekly shop in Manchester a lot more interesting on Saturday.

Muthmir can get Ascot off to a flier

Keighley News: Horse racing

8:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Ascot, Newmarket and Redcar take centre stage on this flat this Saturday.

Keighley taekwondo star selected for England

Keighley News: Leah Moorby makes a head shot on her way to the British crown

12:14pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

KEIGHLEY teenager Leah Moorby has been called up to the junior England team for this year's Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships in Edinburgh on November 15-16.

Keighley & Craven trio hit northern heights

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6:05pm Thursday 25th September 2014

KEIGHLEY & Craven Athletic Club's under-13 girls team produced a major triumph by winning the North of England Road Relay Championships last Saturday.

Sharp fishing lands Tony a top trout

Keighley News:

10:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

TONY Sharp landed a lifetime best 5lb 4oz wild trout while fishing on Keighley Angling Club’s waters on the river Aire between Kildwick and Silsden.

Keighley taekwondo star Moorby steps up to win British crown

Keighley News:

10:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

KEIGHLEY’S Leah Moorby celebrated her 15th birthday last weekend by becoming the junior -59kg British National champion at the Manchester Velodrome.

Zara's a golden girl in County Wicklow

Keighley News:

11:04am Thursday 25th September 2014

ZARA Knappy is a double medal winner for England.

Silsden get back to winning ways

Keighley News:

11:35am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Silsden 2 AFC Blackpool 0

Scott doubles up – after 45-year wait

Keighley News: David Scott shows off the Skipton Merit trophy alongside runner-up Ian Bernard, right, and Skipton League president Warren Burnett. It is the second time Scott has won the title – 45 years after his first success in the competition

10:53am Thursday 18th September 2014

A BIT of bowls history was made with the completion of the much-delayed Skipton Merit at the SPF green on Sunday.

Proud Foster prepares for Ryder Cup dozen

Keighley News: CUP OF CHEER: Billy Foster, pictured with Lee Westwood the last time he caddied in the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor in 2010, can’t wait to sample the atmosphere again

10:05am Thursday 18th September 2014

BILLY Foster is looking forward to working at his12th Ryder Cup after Lee Westwood made it into the Europe team via a wild-card selection.

Moses wraps up busiest year with Tour of Britain

Keighley News: Moses: Holiday in Australia

9:31am Thursday 18th September 2014

TOM Moses' busiest cycling year ended with the Friends Life Tour of Britain last weekend.

Now Jack is a rising IndyCar star

Keighley News: Jack Hawksworth receives his Verizon IndyCar Series Rising Star award at a glittering ceremony in downtown Los Angeles

10:44am Thursday 11th September 2014

JACK Hawksworth, who was thinking about ditching motor racing to become a personal trainer last winter, has won a prestigious award in his maiden Verizon IndyCar Series campaign.

Victorious vets make light of tough draw

Keighley News: Ken Brenkley notched three wins for Worth Valley's Over-60s Federation team

9:17am Thursday 11th September 2014

WORTH Valley's veterans' team have regained the Federation Over-60s title after a great effort at Haw Hill Park in Littleborough in a round-robin event featuring the top sides from earlier regional rounds.

Turnberry triumph for Keighley Golf Club member

Keighley News: Keighley Golf Club’s Liam Blacka, pictured right next to club professional Andy Rhodes, holds aloft the TaylorMade-adidas Amateur Championship trophy on the steps of the famous Turnberry hotel

10:25am Thursday 4th September 2014

KEIGHLEY Golf Club member Liam Blacka has been crowned TaylorMade-Adidas amateur champion following an exciting final at Turnberry.

Billy Foster relishing Ryder Cup dozen

Keighley News: CUP OF CHEER: Billy Foster, pictured with Lee Westwood the last time he caddied in the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor in 2010, can’t wait to sample the atmosphere again

8:03am Thursday 4th September 2014

BILLY Foster is looking forward to working at his12th Ryder Cup after Lee Westwood made it into the Europe team via a wild-card selection.

Keighley win Clarkson Cup

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9:55am Thursday 4th September 2014

THE CLARKSON Cup final at Silsden Playing Fields saw league champions Cross Hills A lose to old rivals Keighley A but it proved a disappointing affair as, due to holiday commitments and unavailability, the title winners fielded a weakened team.

Bradley cyclist Jamie Ridehalgh sprints to his biggest victory yet victory in Tickhill Grand Prix

Keighley News:

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

JAMIE Ridehalgh secured the biggest win of his career in the Tickhill Grand Prix in Doncaster last Sunday.

Danielle's delighted with silver

Keighley News: Danielle Brown competing against Naomi Jones at Nottingham

3:55pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

DANIELLE Brown, who is now training just once a week compared to six times due to her declassification and setting up her own business, won a silver medal last weekend at the Nottingham Building Society GB National Series Finals.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali claims Youth Olympic bronze

Keighley News: BRONZE BID: Muhammad Ali. Picture: Garry Bowden/SIPPA/BOA

6:11pm Monday 25th August 2014

KEIGHLEY boxer Muhammad Ali admitted he was relieved to put his injury nightmare behind him and walk away from the Youth Olympic Games with a bronze medal around his neck.

Keighley boxer Muhammad Ali targets bronze after Stevenson gets better of him again

Keighley News: BRONZE BID: Muhammad Ali. Picture: Garry Bowden/SIPPA/BOA

8:17pm Sunday 24th August 2014

MUHAMMAD Ali insists he can hold his head up high despite the Keighley boxer seeing gold slip through his grasp at the Youth Olympic Games.

Chris Melling relives his missing cue nightmare

Keighley News: Chris Melling won two qualifying rounds before being beaten

9:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

CHRIS Melling admitted that being without his own cue was 'like losing your right arm'.






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