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Edinburgh Schools' Cross Country Championships

Our Primary 6 and Primary 7 cross-country teams had great success at the Edinburgh Schools' Cross Country Championships on Monday 20 March. The Primary 6 boys' team...Read More

Posted on 24 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Scottish Champions

Our hockey girls had a successful outing to the Scottish Schools Finals day in Glasgow on Friday coming home as Scottish Champions in the Open Cup and S3 plate competitions. Our...Read More

Posted on 20 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

The Principal on Edinburgh Rugby's move to Myreside

Earlier this week our Principal, Melvyn Roffe sat down with the press to discuss the partnership between George Watson’s College and Edinburgh Rugby. Here freelance...Read More

Posted on 18 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Two Cups for GWC at the East District Finals

The 1st XI girls qualified for the Scottish Schools’ Hockey cup final by winning the East District Cup yesterday. They beat St George’s 2–0 in the final at...Read More

Posted on 07 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Double for Isabel

Isabel Stark (S4) has won both the small-bore rifle shooting Scottish Junior Championship and the British U16 Championship. This is the first time that a Watson's pupil has won...Read More

Posted on 09 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Watson's Badminton Players in Historic Win

Watson's junior badminton team has won the Scottish Schools Badminton Union Gibb Memorial Junior Quaich for the first time since 2001. Although our U14s were deserved winners,...Read More

Posted on 02 March 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

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

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