What is the Seven Hills of Edinburgh ?
Runners have the choice of two races in which to take part.
What is the Seven Hills of Edinburgh ?
WHITBURN BOUNDARY 5 MILE RACE
Lothian Running Club members dominated the Whitburn Boundary race on Sunday morning over a hilly 5 mile course.
Club runners claimed wins in both the individual male and female category’s as well as taking the overall team prize.
Colin Meek was the victor in the men’s race with club mate Jim Alexander in 3rd place.
Lana Turnbull retained her title in the women’s race and also finished in 3rd place overall.
Times and more details to follow.
[Thank's to Mike Turnbull for the info on this race]
12th Paul Young [20.01]PB
30th & 3rdF Lana Turnbull [21.33]
36th & 2nd JM14 Iain Horsburgh [21.39]
48th & 5thF Shona Young [23.01]PB
86th & 18thF Shona Greig [26.05]
87th & 4th M60-64 Ted Finch [26.16]
88th & 19thF & 1st F50-54 Jill Horsburgh [26.18]
144th & 47thF Val Finch [33.42]
10th Owen Williams [18m 39s]
113th Ewart Scott [23.09]
183rd & 35thF Jo Williams [25.36]
216th & 2nd JW 15-19 Cara McCafferty [26.36]
217th Gerry McCafferty [26.36]
STRATHCLYDE PARKRUN [15th June]
20th & 2nd M 55-59 David Mabon [20m 43s]
115th & 1st F 55-59 Carol Mabon [29.02]
WEST LOTHIAN COURIER [Report 13th June]
Featuring Dechmont Law 10k Trail Race & Karrimor Great Trail Challenge.
Alan Moffat led home a quartet of club runners at Wednesday evening’s Self Transcendence 5k race.
Alan covered the 5k course at the Meadows in 18m 39s which placed him 22nd of the 85 runners who completed the course.
Pol McDonald followed him home in 34th place in 19m 37s. Kate Kitchen was the only club female in the race completing in 22m 42 for 66th overall and 13th female. Ian Hall was just behind in 68th in 22m 55s. Ian was also 10th M50.
[Thank's to Alan Moffat for sending me the info on this race]
[Edited by Admin].
Lothian Running Club’s Scott Nelson continued his recent fine vein of form with an excellent 2nd place in the Livingston Round Table 10k race.
Scott was only a fraction outside his PB for the distance with a time of 38.30 seconds. Gerry McCafferty was the next club runner home in 8th place in 42m 30s. Pol McDonald and Mel Zobel completed the club’s representation in the race. Pol finished in a time of 44m.30s with Mel crossing the line in 45m 10s.
161 runners completed the course.
[Thank's to Gerry for sending me the info on this race,]
[Edited by admin].
LIVINGSTON OPEN MEETING [29TH MAY]
As promised here are the tabulated club results for the Livingston Open meeting on the 29th May. Let me know if anyone has been missed out.
MIXED 75M HURDLES
Race 1: 5th Lucy Kennedy [18.79]
MIXED 70M HURDLES
Race 2: 3rd Ellie Muirhead [17.14]
Race 2: 5th Liam Jackson[3:11.72] 6th Erin McComiskey [3:14.08] 7th Hannah Steel[3:16.13].
Race 6: 5th Emma Mackie [30.54]
Race 9: 2nd Louise Kerr [31.18]
Race 10: 2nd Andrew Jackson [32.49] 4th Amy Begbie[32.87] 5th Louis McDonald[32.88] 6th Meg Wishart[33.30]
Race 11: 6th Stephen Fraser [35.06]
Race 14: 1st Sean Cameron[33.80] 5th Lucy Kennedy [35.88] 6th Catherine Fraser [41.56].
Race 16: 3rd Erin Steel [35.53].
Race 17: 5th Mirren Wishart [36.59] 6th Alex Moffat [38.83].
Race 18: 5th Heather Edwards [40.49]
Race 20: 1st Liam Jackson [34.39 3rd Rossha Muirhead[35.98].
Race 2: 9th Ellie Muirhead[6:31.50].
MIXED HIGH JUMP
7th Meg Wishart [1.15m] 15th Gavin Lafferty [0.90m].
MIXED 13+ LONG JUMP
10th Nicola Kellock [4.15m]
MIXED 9-14 SHOT PUTT
5th Gavin Lafferty [5.59m] 6th Stephen Fraser [5.47m] 8th Sean Cameron [5.32m] 11th Erin McComiskey[4.93m] 23rd Catherine Fraser [3.42m] 25th Mirren Wishart[2,92m].
MIXED 11-12 LONG JUMP
10th Louis McDonald[3.38m] 12th Erin Steel [3.35m 21st Andrew Jackson [2.96m] 27th Alex Moffat [2.63m] 29th Adam Lafferty [1.99m].
MIXED 9-10 LONG JUMP
17th Heather Edwards[2.58m] 19th Hannah Steel [2.54m] 20th Rossha Muirhead[2.40m].
MIXED 13+ SHOT PUTT
2nd Nicola Kellock [8.82m] 9th Emma Mackie [6.08m] 10th Amy Begbie [5.96m]
[Can you let me know that you prefer to see the results from JSB and open meetings in this format, i think it looks better, however if not necessary someone say as it takes about two hours to put it all together, i don't mind doing it if that's what you want.]