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Edinburgh Rugby at Myreside

The move to Myreside is almost complete for Edinburgh Rugby, with kickoff just over a week away, as they settled into their new home today.  The past months have been hectic...Read More

Posted on 12 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Shield win for our U16 rugby team at Murrayfield

Our U16 team won the Scottish Rugby Schools' Shield at Murrayfield yesterday in a pulsating match against Glenalmond. The scoreline of 31-27 indicates the keenly fought nature of...Read More

Posted on 08 December 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Record-Breaking Swimmers

This year's Senior School Swimming Gala saw some outstanding performances, as long-standing School records were broken. A new Girls' U14 Back Crawl record was set by Rachel...Read More

Posted on 02 December 2016 By Mr Terry Rodgers

Successful Weekend For Watson's Rowers

Inverness Head is the largest and most competitive winter race in Scotland and this year our crews preformed to a high level once again. Saturday also saw Boys' Captain Fergus...Read More

Posted on 22 November 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Record-Breaking Schools Swim Meet

This year's Edinburgh and Midlothian Schools Swim meet was another record-breaking event for Watson's teams as they landed 49 medals across the day, beating last year's total by...Read More

Posted on 21 November 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Success at the British Dry Ski Championship

The Watson's ski team has finished as runners-up at the British Dry Ski Championship. The boys' team, comprising Andrew Greenshields (S6), Alasdair Sandland (S5), Will Dalziel...Read More

Posted on 21 November 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Success at the Scottish Schools' Dry Ski Championships

Watson's skiers had a successful day at the Scottish Schools' Dry Ski Championships at the Midlothian Snowsports Centre, Hillend, winning four gold medals. Isabel Travers and...Read More

Posted on 10 October 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Joint Fastest Crew at Scottish Schools' Head

The Scottish Schools' Head and Sculling Head saw the season kick off for our rowers. With over 200 boats racing across the weekend Watson's came back with 12 school wins and the...Read More

Posted on 04 October 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Watson's Welcomes Back World Champion

Recently crowned World Champion rower Callum McBrierty (Class of 2010) returned to School last week.   Sadly Callum was not selected for the Olympic squad however, he...Read More

Posted on 12 September 2016 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Girls' Cricket 1st XI wins Scottish Cup for second year running

Our Girls' Cricket 1st XI won the Women's Scottish Cup for the second year running last weekend. They beat Carlton CC in the final held at Ayr Cricket Club, reaching 83 for 1...Read More

Posted on 12 September 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

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