Author: Shane Fenton

M50 Podium places for Stewart and Brian in Ayrshire

LRC duo Stewart Laing and Brian Lees had podium place finishes in the North Ayrshire AC 10k in Saltcoats. The duo finished 2nd and 3rd in the M50 age group, Stewart crossed the finish line at the St Matthews Academy in 39 minutes 02 seconds to place 18th overall with...

Sarah 12th in Birmingham ‘Heat’

SARAH 12TH IN BIRMINGHAM ‘HEAT’ Sarah Inglis finished 12th in the Women’s 5000 metres at the British Athletics Championships in Birmingham on Sunday. Temperatures were 30c in the Alexander Stadium, same for everyone, but far from being ideal for a high profile endurance race. A handful of the competitors succumbed...

Club trio among the prizes in Speyside Way Ultra.

CLUB TRIO AMONG THE PRIZES IN SPEYSIDE WAY ULTRA Less than a week after having run four marathons in the same number of days Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young was once again pounding the roads in the Speyside Way 36.5 mile Ultra Marathon from Ballindalloch. Again Shona was among the...

Quadrathon runner up spot for Shona in Ireland

Shona Young, Lothian Running Club’s amazing ultra runner was in Ireland at the end of last week and into the weekend where she took part in Quadrathon International Challenge. The gruelling race sees the competitors tackle four marathons on four successive days. A separate route each day – travelling over...

Weekly results round up W/E 18th Aug.

FORFAR 10K 214 Mike Murray 59.03 298 Finished. FORTH BRIDGE 10K 14th Gavin McKay 39.54 358th Stefanie Amies 76.30 358 Finished. PAISLEY 10K 72nd Al Aitken 38.12 75th Alan Cunningham 38.25 165th Colin Wishart 42.09 180th Iain Cameron 42.39 195th Craig Anderson 43.27 267th Andrea Cameron 45.50 355th Kenny Mearns...


The Lothian club were well represented at the West Lothian Running Festival at the weekend, results were, 2km fun run 1st Joel Gregg 2nd Danny Fletcher 3rd Gaby O’Donnell 4thJames Fletcher 7km – 2nd Kyle Williamson 26:26 12th Kara Moffat 32:35 2ndF 13th Will Moffat 32:35 15th & 4thF Courtney...

Solo run sees Sarah claim Scottish 1500m title

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis claimed the Scottish title in the Women’s 1500 metres race at the Scottish National Championships at Grangemouth on Sunday. Sarah clocked a time of 4:13.42 to take the title but agonisingly just missed out on a share of the £2000 prize pot put up by...

Category places for Alan and Christine

In the Nairn Half Marathon, Christine MacVarish finished 7th female and 2nd in the female veteran category in a time of 1h 42m 28s. Christine also ran the Caerketton Hill Race at the Hillend Ski Slope finishing 77th overall and 13th female in 28m 04s. Alan Knowles had a top...

10km runs this week

72 Al AITKEN 38M 12S
75 Alan Cunningham 38.25
165 Colin Wishart 42.09
180 Iain Cameron 42.39
195 Craig Anderson 43.27
267 Andrea Cameron 45.50
355 Kenny Mearns 47.35
433 Andrea Seabrook 49.10
14 Gavin McKay 39.54
358 Stefanie Amies 1:16.30
368 Finished
214 Mike Murray 59.03
298 Finished