Author: Shane Fenton

ANOTHER MEDAL FOR SARAH AT BUCS

In her first competitive outing since a spell of warm weather training in Portugal Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis got her 2011 track season off to an encouraging start by claiming a bronze medal at the British University & College Sports [BUCS] Track & Field Championships at Bedford over the...

NATIONAL JUNIOR LEAGUE

A trio of club athletes were in action for the composite Forth Valley team in the first match of the 2011 National Junior League in Preston. RESULTS FEMALE 800[A Race—7th Lana Turnbull [2.42.36][B Race —6th Nicola Kellock [3.06.16]. FEMALE 1500[A Race—7th Lana Turnbull[5.39.71].[B Race—-6th Nicola Kellock[6.39.77] MALE 3000[A Race—5th  Max  McNeil...

CATEGORY WIN FOR HERBIE

The clubs Herbie McLean claimed a category win in the Stuc a ‘chroin 5000 hill race from Strathyre at the weekend. Herbie finished 104th overall covering the 22 km course in 3 hours 35 mins 24 secs, this was good enough to take the MV60 category title. Finishing almost 30 minutes ahead...

BRAVE FIVE COMPLETE GRUELLING RACE

Lothian Running Club were well represented in the gruelling Montane Highland Fling Race on Saturday[30th April]. The 53 mile multi terrain run along the West Highland Way from Milngavie to Tyndrum saw five club runners among a total of 321 who completed the course. First club man home in 10 hours 02...

SARAH THROUGH TO FINAL

Running for Edinburgh University the club’s Sarah Inglis won through to the final of the Womens 5000 metres at the 2011 BUCS Championships in Bedford.
Sarah finished in second place in her heat which qualified her for tomorrow’s [Monday 2nd] final which takes place at 11.55am.

IAN SOLE PARK RUNNER

This weeks Edinburgh Parkrun saw Ian Leggett as the clubs only runner at the 5k event.
Ian who holds the MV70-74 age category record[21.18] for the course finished this week in 59th place in 22 minutes 45 seconds.
210 completed.

CLUB RUNNERS ALL SET FOR ULTRA RUN

The club will be well represented in the gruelling Montane Highland Fling Race on Saturday[30th April]. The 53 mile multi terrain run along the West Highland Way from Milngavie to Tyndrum sees seven club runners among a total entry of 453 runners. Those down to contest the event are, Saran...

MIDWEEK ACTION GETS UNDERWAY

With the lighter nights comes the midweek races, this week there are events on the road, track and hills. On Tuesday [26th] the Ravenscraig Park One Mile Race takes place in Kirkcaldy with a 7pm start. The following evening [27th] also beginning at 7pm  the Dunren Open Graded Meeting go’s ahead at...

PARKRUN WIN FOR BRIAN – PB FOR SHONA

Lothian Running Club’s Brian Turner raced to victory in Saturday’s[23rd April] Edinburgh Parkrun. Brian covered the 5k along the Granton-Silverknowes waterfront in 16 minutes 07 seconds. In the closest of finishes Brian scraped home with one senond to spare ahead of Martin Gore Lasswade AC. The next club runner home in 83rd...