Golden boy Brownlee hungry for more glory

Ilkley Gazette: England's Alistair Brownlee celebrates winning on the home straight during the Men's Triathlon at Strathclyde Country Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games near Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday July 24, 2014. See PA story

11:29pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ALISTAIR Brownlee vowed he would never lose his hunger after adding yet another

Rawdon gain ground before the rain

Ilkley Gazette: Henry Wilson bowling for Ilkley in the gloom at Rawdon

3:05pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ON A day when the rain washed out many Aire-Wharfe League fixtures and prevented all but one match from finishing, the new bonus-points system meant there was still plenty at stake in the overs that could be played.

Oliver not giving up on Road to Wimbledon dream

Ilkley Gazette: Addingham's Oliver Burton, who was a semi-finalist at the HSBC Road To Wimbledon North Regional Qualifier at his host club, Ilkley Lawn Tennis & Squash Club

2:49pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ADDINGHAM starlet Oliver Burton insists he is hungrier than ever to see his name in lights after falling just short of booking his spot at a prestigious Wimbledon tournament.

Team spirit is key to Ilkley Grammar School success

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley bGrammar School's Year Eight squad celebrate their Yorkshire Schools' victory at Headingley Carnegie

1:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ILKLEY Grammar School’s Year Eight cricketers have sealed their second Yorkshire Schools’ Challenge win in three years at Headingley Carnegie.

Threesy does it for Ilkley Grammar School

Ilkley Gazette: The triumphant Ilkley Grammar School rounders teams

12:39pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ILKLEY Grammar School rounders teams completed a clean sweep of trophies in this year's Bradford League finals.

Ilkley knuckle down for another busy week

Ilkley Gazette: Lewis Burton

11:54am Thursday 24th July 2014

ILKLEY Lawn Tennis and Squash Club's Alan Cutts knows it is one down and two to go as far as their summer festival of tennis is concerned.

Ilkley table tennis starlet Kate to coach younger players

Ilkley Gazette: Kate Nixon

9:31am Thursday 24th July 2014

KATE Nixon, local table tennis starlet who recently gained international honours, will be visiting schools in the Ilkley area to inspire the next generation of young players.

Lions give Leeds a White scare!

Ilkley Gazette: Guiseley's Danny Hall shields the ball from Leeds striker, Soulamayne Doukara

9:06am Thursday 24th July 2014

Guiseley 0 Leeds United 2

Bower adds to his playing Stock as former Bantam signs up

Ilkley Gazette: Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino poses with fans at Nethermoor last Saturday

8:43am Thursday 24th July 2014

MARK Bower has revealed that former Bradford City player Jack Stockdill may not be their last signing before the new Conference North campaign starts in just over a fortnight.

Cliffe the silver bullet

8:01am Thursday 24th July 2014

ILKLEY Cycling Club youth rider Seb Cliffe had his best result of the 2014 season last week by winning silver in the British Cycling Yorkshire Region Grass Track Championships at Roundhay Park in Leeds.

Terriers a game too far for heavy-legged Guiseley

Ilkley Gazette: Guiseley's Danny Forrest battles with Jordan Sinnott, son of former Terriers and Bantams player Lee

8:19am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Guiseley 1, Huddersfield Town 4

Parapia Leeds the way for Otley

Ilkley Gazette: Otley's A team, who won the team prize at the Washburn Valley Relay. From left: Liam Dunne, Scott Harrington and Tom Midgley

10:25am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

OTLEY Athletic Club's Jamil Parapia put in a strong performance to finish fifth in the Jane Tomlinson Leeds 10k in a time of 33min 19sec, with Robin Outtersides 27th in 36:21.

Guiseley beaten as Terriers tame Lions

Ilkley Gazette:

11:28pm Monday 21st July 2014

Guiseley 1 Huddersfield Town 4

Mighty Malir is European Mountain running champion

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7:50am Thursday 17th July 2014

ILKLEY’S Georgia Malir has been crowned as a European Mountain Running champion.

Guiseley prepare for full house for Leeds United clash at Nethermoor

Ilkley Gazette:

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

GUISELEY are expecting a capacity crowd at Nethermoor for Saturday’s pre-season friendly against Leeds United.

Friendlies give Bower food for thought

Ilkley Gazette: City's Niall Heaton and Guiseley's Wayne Brooskby tussle for possession at Nethermoor

6:01am Thursday 17th July 2014

THREE games in, Guiseley manager Mark Bower is happy at the way pre-season is shaping up.

Farrow records new Ilkley club record

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's Ewan Farrow secured a fine victory

8:01am Thursday 17th July 2014

LAST Sunday saw strong performances from three Ilkley CC riders in the Yorkshire Cycling Federation 50m time trial on the A19 at Dishforth.

Burley boys picked for Bunbury Festival

Ilkley Gazette: Harry Brook in action for Burley against Otley

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

BURLEY’S Harry Brook and Kyme Tahirkheli have been selected to play for the North of England in this year’s Bunbury Festival at Oakham School.

Club link is start of the road back for Otley

Ilkley Gazette: Simon Willet, left, and Mark Ireland, right, have left Otley for Wharfedale and Darlington Mowden Park respectively

7:08am Thursday 17th July 2014

OTLEY Rugby Union Club's have started their 150th year by securing a crucial link between their junior and senior sections.

Brook shines as Burley nick third T20 title after thrilling clash with Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Batting for Burley Nick brook watched by wicket keeper John Goldthorpe.

6:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

ILKLEY’S first appearance in the T20 TB Cup final saw them make Burley fight all the way for their third title.

Daniell's love affair with Ilkley continues

Ilkley Gazette: Marcus Daniell

6:53pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

IT IS small wonder that Marcus Daniell rates Ilkley as his favourite venue.

New Avenue signings get another opportunity

Ilkley Gazette:

9:32am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Bradford Park Avenue play their second pre-season friendly tonight, and their first away from home, as they head to Tadcaster Albion.

Alistair Brownlee secures first World Series win of the year

Ilkley Gazette: Alistair Brownlee in action

9:15am Sunday 13th July 2014

Bramhope's Alistair Brownlee warmed up for the Commonwealth Games later this month with his first Triathlon World series win of the year in Hamburg.

Ben Rhydding look to grab survival lifeline at Pool

Ilkley Gazette: Ben Rhydding's Charlie Swallow took 4-23 against Pool earlier this season

9:20am Friday 11th July 2014

BEN Rhydding’s hopes of escaping relegation from Aire-Wharfe League Division One could hinge on what happens at Pool tomorrow.

Grand Depart mastermind Gary Verity is big fan of Otley's town centre cycle races

Ilkley Gazette:

9:10am Thursday 10th July 2014

THE man who brought the Tour de France to Yorkshire has predicted the Otley Cycle Races will continue to get bigger every year after the annual event put on its best-ever show.

Triallists to get their chance as Guiseley prepare for their clash with Bradford City

Ilkley Gazette: Guiseley striker James Walshaw holds off Histon’s Grant Roberts

8:23am Thursday 10th July 2014

Guiseley are looking at Nethermoor old boy Grant Roberts and former Bradford City youth captain Jack Stockdill as they prepare for their opening two pre-season friendlies.

Brassington sore after his Ilkley Tennis Tournament exit in qualifying rounds

Ilkley Gazette: Kyle Brassington in action during a previous Ilkley tournament

8:27am Thursday 10th July 2014

KYLE Brassington admitted to being “a bit sore” after his singles exploits at Ilkley Lawn Tennis & Squash Club this week.

Ilkley Cycling Club looks to build on legacy of Tour de France as it plans for future

Ilkley Gazette:

8:15am Thursday 10th July 2014

Ilkley Cycling Club will be hoping to build on the legacy of the magnificent Grand Depart to promote cycling.

Guiseley Fixtures 2014-15

Ilkley Gazette:

5:34pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Guiseley will start their new Conference North season with an away game at Leamington on August 9.

Live STAGE 2 LIVE BLOG: The Tour de France heads through Addingham, Silsden, Keighley, Haworth, Stanbury and Oxenhope

Ilkley Gazette: Cathedral

8:10am Sunday 6th July 2014

More than a million spectators lined the route from Leeds to Harrogate yesterday for the Grand Depart and a million more will be out in force on stage two today as the Tour de France peloton once again snakes it's way through the Bradford district on its way from York to Sheffield.

Britons set to rule at Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette:

5:30pm Friday 4th July 2014

Scotland are having their referendum on independence in September.

Scott Thwaites shrugs off Tour disappointment

Ilkley Gazette: Scott Thwaites is taking a break

9:39am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Scott Thwaites has shrugged off the disappointment of missing out on a ride in the Tour de France to focus on his next big challenge.

Feel the quality, not the size says Bower

Ilkley Gazette: Andy Holdsworth is one of Guiseley's versatile players

10:10am Thursday 3rd July 2014

QUALITY, not quantity isMark Bower's mantra this season.

White Rose continues to bloom as 1,000 riders tackle classic

Ilkley Gazette: Taking the ride. A youngster enjoys being hauled along

10:10am Thursday 3rd July 2014

ALMOST 1,000 cyclists from around the country descended on Ilkley to take part in the White Rose Classic Cycle Sportive on Sunday.?

Johnson's ton inspires Addingham but there is no Waddilove Cup upset this time

Ilkley Gazette: Batting for Burley is Nick Brook.

9:55am Thursday 3rd July 2014

THERE was Aire-Wharfe League heartache for Third Division Addingham, who came close to a second Waddilove Cup giant-killing feat after a brilliant century from Johnny Johnson put them on the way to setting Adel a target of 232-6.

Otley are ahead on tiebreak

Ilkley Gazette: Pool's Sam Wilkinson bowls to Burley batsman Ed Brown

9:42am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A CENTURY opening stand between Josh Atkinson and Ben Morley put Otley on the way to a convincing win over Rawdon and sent them back to the top of Aire-Wharfe League Division One.

Chivers smashes two British rowing records

Ilkley Gazette: Matthew Chivers not only broke British records for his own age groups but also the 19-29 years section

9:40am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Ilkley teenager Matthew Chivers has broken two British rowing records.

Firth's Bradford double is a first

Ilkley Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

JAMES Firth has become the first player to retain both of the Bradford Union’s major strokeplay titles.

Lizzie Armitstead's home win sets the tone for a record night for Otley races

Ilkley Gazette:

What a what way to warm up for Le Grand Depart as Tour de France fever took hold at the 29th Otley Cycle Races.

VIDEO: Lizzie Armitstead wins Otley Women's GP ahead of Grand Depart

Ilkley Gazette:

9:44pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Lizzie Armitstead delighted a bumper home crowd in Otley tonight by winning the Pinsent Mason Women's Grand Prix.

Lizzie Armitstead stars in inaugural Ilkley town centre races

Ilkley Gazette: Lizzie Armitstead holding her own amongst the men last night

6:40am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

JUST two days after finishing third in the National Road Race Championships, Otley's Lizzie Armitstead was back in the saddle last night, racing in the inaugural Ilkley town centre races.

James Hepworth misses out on Open spot

Ilkley Gazette: James Hepworth finished in first place at regional qualifying at Moortown

1:49pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Ilkley’s James Hepworth was unable to secure a spot at the Open in final qualifying at Gailes Links.

Leeds United friendly for Guiseley

Ilkley Gazette: Former Swindon Town footballer Dave Hockaday

9:45am Monday 30th June 2014

Guiseley have confirmed that they will be playing Championship side Leeds United in a pre-season friendly at Nethermoor.

Lizzie Armitstead third in National Road Race Championship

Ilkley Gazette: Laura Trott celebrates as she crosses the line to win the Womens Road Race during day four of the National Time Trial Championships, Monmouthshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday June 29, 2014. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire

2:36pm Sunday 29th June 2014

Otley's Lizzie Armitstead narrowly missed out on making it a hat-trick of national road race titles when she had to settle for third place in south Wales.

Scott Thwaites misses out on Tour de France ride

Ilkley Gazette: Scott Thwaites training on the Tour de France route

12:10pm Friday 27th June 2014

SCOTT Thwaites has missed out on a ride in this year's Tour de France which will pass through his home town of Burley-in-Wharfedale.

Lizzie Armitstead bids for third national road race title

Ilkley Gazette: Lizzie Armitstead is going for gold in Glasgow

7:02am Thursday 26th June 2014

LIZZIE Armitstead will be looking to win her third national title road race title on Sunday.

Ilkley cyclists to swap lycra for tweed

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7:10am Thursday 26th June 2014

ILKLEY Cycling Club with The Clarke Foley Centre are organising a Tweed Ride during the daytime on July 3. The event will see riders dressed in traditional cycling wear and in some cases ride vintage bikes.

Otley ladies tackle road relay

9:40am Thursday 26th June 2014

OTLEY AC put out two ladies teams in the Yorkshire VAA road relays based at Roberts Park, Saltaire, and covering 2.9-mile circuit.

Cycling treats in store as Otley and Ilkley stage races

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9:35am Thursday 26th June 2014

IT promises to be a bumper week for cycling fans as the excitement builds ahead of the start of the Tour de France in Leeds.

Young volunteers prove they are a Force to be reckoned with at 'Ensians

Ilkley Gazette: Boys from the black stuff: Otliensians volunteers lay the tarmac

10:07am Thursday 26th June 2014

OLD OTLIENSIANS completed two vital tasks at their NatWest Rugby Force Day.

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