Kelso athlete takes the Highlands by storm

Kelso's Josh Abbott at Loch Lomond Highland Games
Kelso's Josh Abbott at Loch Lomond Highland Games

TAKING a break from the Border Games circuit Kelso’s Josh Abbott returned from Loch Lomond and Inverary Highland Games last week having achieved four podium places.

The 12-year-old Tweedsider came second in the 90m final and came first in the 200m final at Loch Lomond then went on the win the 600m final and third in the 90m final at Inverary.

He is now hoping to keep up this good run of form at the Langholm Border games on Friday.