Team sports have long played an important part in the life of Fifers and today there's still plenty to watch or take part in.
Fife Flyers are the oldest professional ice hockey team in the United Kingdom. They were formed in 1938 and their first ever game was played against Dundee Tigers. During their long history, Fife Flyers have won many titles. Fife Flyers play home games in Fife Ice Arena, predominantly on a Saturday evening from September to March in the Elite Ice Hockey League.
Fife has four football teams in the SPFL and has produced many stars including 'Slim Jim' Baxter who was regarded as one of Scotland's best ever players. You can see a statue of Jim in his home town of Hill of Beath.
Raith Rovers Football Club is a Scottish professional football club based in the town of Kirkcaldy, Fife. The club was founded in 1883 and currently competes in the Scottish Championship as a member of the Scottish Professional Football League.
Dunfermline Athletic Football Club is a Scottish football club based in Dunfermline, Fife, commonly known as just Dunfermline. Founded in 1885, the club currently play in the Scottish League One. Dunfermline play at East End Park, are nicknamedThe Pars. Photos by Craig Brown - DAFC...