Runners from all over the country were in Livingston on Sunday for the annual Scottish Athletics Men’s 6 stage and Women’s 4 stage road relay championships.
With it being on home ground it was no surprise to see the local Lothian Running Club well represented at the event with 5 teams in the men’s race and one in the women’s. In the latter the quartet of Andrea Cameron,Jo Williams, Mhairi Inglis and Christine MacVarish finished in 12th place out of a total of 32 full teams.
The Men’s A team of Craig Pirie, Owen Williams,Alan Knowles,Euan Rennie,Euan McInnes and Colin Partridge finished in 28th place. In the Men’s Over-50 race Stewart Laing, Mick Kennish-Ward, Dougie Hunter and Scott Nelson came home in 6th place.
The overall male and female titles were won by the teams Cambuslang Harriers and Central AC respectively.
SENIOR MENS RACE – 28th Lothian[A] Craig Pirie 17.30, Owen Williams 35.26, Alan Knowles 17.55, Euan Rennie 3.14, Euan McInnes 18.37,Colin Partridge 34.44.Total time 2:39.27.
45th Lothian [B] Will Moffat 19.03, Kyle Williamson 37.33, Colin Wishart 20.58, Al Aitken 36.01, Ross Williamson 19.29, Ian Cameron 37.47. Total time 2:53.01.
Lothian [c] Incomplete team, Duane Kellock 20.53, Sandy Orr 37.58, Ian Leggett 31.23, Al Murray 40.31.
MENS OVER-50– 6th Lothian[D] Stewart Laing 19.12, Mick Kennish-Ward 37.60, Dougie Hunter 21.26, Scott Nelson 38.51. Total time 1:58.16.
10th Lothian [D] Martin Leadbetter 24.33, Alan Weir 43.14, Stig Walsh 23.48, Jim Alexander 45.19.
SENIOR WOMEN-12th Lothian [A] Andrea Cameron 21.46, Jo Williams 34.07, Mhairi Inglis 19.59, Christine MacVarish 39.41. Total time 1:55.59.
Individual leg, Andrea Seabrook 23.54.
The club, as hosting club, was also well represented at various marshal points on the course. Thanks!