Author: Shane Fenton

Jo runs fastest parkrun of the week.

Lothian Running Club’s Jo Williams excellent winter season continued at the weekend when she ran the fastest parkrun by any female in Great Britain. Her time of 17.24 which she recorded in Saturday mornings Livingston parkrun was also a personal best. Williams’ time saw her top the weekly UK parkrun...

Parkruns[17th March]

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 394 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #435   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Unknown ATHLETE Unattached 00:17:02 17 1 Mary MACINTOSH Nairn Area AAC 00:19:34 45 4 Lana TURNBULL Lothian RC 00:21:48 241 180 Jonathan...

Hannah just misses out on podium place

Lothian Running Club’s Hannah Steel agonisingly just missed out on a medal competing in the Scottish Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Sunday Running in the Girls Under-15 800 metres, Hannah finished second in her heat behind Fife AC’s Anna Dalglish in a time...

Gartmorn’6’/Inverness HM

Mel Zobel was the Lothian club’s only representative in the Gartmorn ‘6’ race on Sunday. The 6 mile race which takes the runners on a route around the Gartmorn Dam beside Alloa and Sauchie saw Mel finish in 6th place in the female category and an excellent 29th overall from...

Parkruns[10th March]

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 377 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #434   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Peter AVENT Shettleston Harriers 00:17:22 37 1 Kathleen DEMPSEY Edinburgh AC 00:21:02 142 115 Brian William MORRIS Lothian RC 00:25:16 158 128...

Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series

SKILL MOUNTAIN WINTER TRAIL SERIES Markinch Lothian Running Club were represented in all three races of the Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series in Markinch. All three runs took place within the confines of Balbirnie Park. Paul and Shona Young along with Alan Weir contested all three races with Mike Murray...

NATIONAL XC CHAMPIONSHIP

SCOTTISH NATIONAL XC CHAMPIONSHIP [Callander Park,Falkirk]. UNDER-13 GIRLS Kara Moffat Placing & time to be confirmed UNDER-15 GIRLS[4.1K] 63 Hannah Steel 18.27 101 Robyn McDonald 19.27 133 Finished UNDER-17 BOYS[6K] 54 Louis McDonald 25.02 87 Finished SENIOR WOMEN[10K] 6 Jo Williams 39.31 75 Christine MacVarish 46.46 271 Finished. SENIOR MEN[10K]...

Parkruns 24th Feb

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 628 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #433   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Callum STEWART Durham University Triathlon Club 00:16:40 11 1 Ella REVITT Unattached 00:18:07 245 200 Mahlen FOX Lothian RC 00:24:34 430 308...

Armagh PB for Robbie

Despite finishing down the field in 190th position Robbie Kennedy still recorded a personal best in last Thursday evening’s Armagh International 5k Road Race. Run under the street lights of the Mall the race attracts many of the leading athletes from all over Great Britain and beyond. It’s reckoned to...

Borders xc/Devilla/Run with the Wind

The Borders Cross Country Series continued at Galashiels and LRC were once again represented by the Eades family. On this occasion it was Mairi Eades who grabbed the limelight finishing first female junior in 32m 54s. Both David and Lorna Eades finished in 4th place in their respective male and...