Youth coaching opportunity

ARBROATH Football Club is looking for experienced coaches to join its Youth Academy set up.

They currently have three youth teams within the Academy, with the Under-14s and Under-16s/17s taking part in the SFA Club Academy Scotland Programme and the Under-19s competing in the SFL Youth League.

Coaches would need to be available for training twice a week and for matches on a Sunday, and either hold or be working towards the SFA Level 4 Youth Award.

If you are interested or would like more information please email your details to< or call Derek on 07725744178.


Arbroath Winter League

OPENING fixtures in the new season which commences on Tuesday (October 9) are: Porty v Westport Bar; Cliffburn v Lorne; Corner v St Tams; Central, bye.

Results to be ‘phoned to 07780 504108 on the night.


Carlogie Dam returns

A WIDE variety of flies have been taking fish at Carlogie Dam over the past week.

Damsels, cat’s whiskers, nomads, yellow dancer for the lures, and buzzers, diawl bach, wets and dries for those fishing nymphs and such.

Catch and kill anglers included Raymond Winter, Forfar, two for 7lbs, Ian Duncan, Forfar, two for 6lbs, Ryamond Ferguson, Forfar, two for 5lbs, N. Spence, Arbroath, two for 6.5lbs, L. Young, Dundee, two for 4 3/4lbs, Stuart Falconer, Arbroath, two for 5.5lbs, Jim Tait, Forfar, three for 13lbs with the largest weighing in at 6lbs, Mike Johnston, Arbroath, two for 4lbs, Jim Shepherd, Dundee, three for 7.5lbs, Mike Duffy, Dundee, two for 6lbs, Wullie Reilly, Dundee, three for 7.5lbs, Keith Clark, Dundee, three for 8lbs, Ryan Dell, Arbroath, three for 7lbs, Raymond Murray, Arbroath, two for 4lbs, and Arno Pathe, Carnoustie, three for 6lbs.

On catch and release: Frank Ferrier, Arbroath, eight, B. Robertson, Dundee, 15, Ally Stewart, Dundee, 19, Dave Mahoney, Dundee, 15, John Croll, Wellbank, eight, Clark Williamson, Forfar, 11, Derek Glover, Dundee, six, Jim Marnie, Dundee, two, Shug Cassidy, Dundee, three, Dave Thoms, Carnoustie, 15, John McKay, Dundee, five, Gordon Skelton, Arbroath, three, Colin Cameron, Dundee, 12, Derek Balfour, Forfar, three, Chloe Green, Stonehaven, three on her first visit to the dam, and John Gilbert, Carnoustie, four.

The Carlogie Dam Championship is to be held on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


World Hickory Open Championship

ABOUT 100 hickory golfers from across the globe will take to the Monifieth Medal course on Monday for the first round of the World Hickory Open Championship 2012.

All will play with traditional hickory-shafted golf clubs and will be dressed in golfing outfits from days gone by.

Lionel Freedman, co-founder and director of the World Hickory Open, stated: “This is the first time the World Hickory Open has been held in Carnoustie Country and the response has been excellent, with numbers considerably up on last year’s championship.”