Lothian Running Club’s Jo Williams produced a PB run in the Edinburgh Half Marathon to finish on the podium in third place behind Molly Browne 1:18.27 and Sarah Potter 1:18.51. Jo’s time of 1 hour 19 minutes 23 seconds was over 3 minutes quicker than her previous best of 1:22.51 set in the Balloch to Clydebank half marathon back in 2016.
In the Men’s race Kei Mak finished in 91st place in 1h 21m 50s. There was also a podium place for Alan Knowles in the 5k event with a fine second place in 17m 45s only 5 seconds behind the winner Cameron Bullen, Team East Lothian. Iain Cameron contested the full marathon and sneaked inside the three and a half hours mark with a finishing time of 3h 29m 56s.
LRC results from the Edinburgh Marathon Festival.
Marathon-Iain Cameron 3:29.56, Brian Morris 4:40.59, David Meek 4:54.51.
Half Maraton-Jo Williams 1:19.23, Will Moffat 1:21.44, Kei Mak 1:21.50, Al Murray 1:30.58, Dougie Hunter 1:37.02, Samantha Paterson 2:53.28.
10k-Stephanie Amies 66.72. 5k-Alan Knowles 17.45.