History of SALSC

The Scottish Association of Local Sports Councils (SALSC) was established in 1978 as the umbrella body for Sports Councils in Scotland. At that time there were a small number of Sports Councils established, the oldest and first Sports Council set up in Scotland was East Kilbride Sports Council who were set up in 1967 and are still going strong today.

Chairs

The following individuals have been the Chairs since SALSC’s inception in 1978:

GORDON MARSHALL

East Kilbride Sports Council

GORDON KEIR

Livingston Sports Council (now West Lothian Sports Council)

DICK RAFFERTY

Sports Council for Glasgow

BILL MCALLISTER

Inverness Sports Council

JOHN BOYD

Stewarty Sports Council

MILLAR STODDART

Clydesdale Sports Council

JOY O’BRIEN

Motherwell Sports Council (now ClubSportNL)

JIM CONN

Aberdeenshire Sports Council

DAVID LAING

ClubSport Roxburgh

BOB ELLIS

Perth & Kinross Sports Council

KENNETH OVENS

ClubSport Berwickshire

RICK KENNEY

ClubSport Ettrick and Lauderdale