Author: Shane Fenton

Nicola up to 3rd in Scottish rankings with PB throw

A Javelin throw of 36.92 metres at the recent Livingston Open Meeting saw Lothian Running Club’s Nicola Kellock move up to 3rd place in the 2018 Scottish rankings. Her throw at the Craigswood Stadium also won her the competition and bettered her previous best of 36.27 which she set at...

Stirling/Highland Fling/Parkruns

Lothian female duo Shona Young and Gillian Godfrey had fine runs in the Stirling Marathon on Sunday, the pair completed the course together in 3 hours 30 minutes to place 18th and 19th with Shona also in 2nd place in the over-50 women’s category. A trio of club male members...

Parkruns[28th April].

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 535 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #441   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Stuart LIVINGSTONE Corstorphine AAC 00:16:20 5 5 Alan KNOWLES Lothian RC 00:17:05 6 1 Jo WILLIAMS Lothian RC 00:17:16 21 19 Brian...

LRC ladies first females in three countries and two hemispheres

Lothian ladies were the first female finishers at parkruns in three different countries on Saturday morning. Lana Turnbull who was celebrating running her 200th parkrun led the girls home at Livingston. Down in London Jo Williams was the leading female at the Fulham Palace parkrun while down under in Australia...

Yvonne part of British V50 Relay record breakers.

LRC’s Yvonne Crilley[56] was one of four Scots age-group athletes who set a British record at V50 last weekend. Along with Clare Barr (50) from Motherwell AC, Fiona Matheson (56) from Falkirk Vics and Julie Wilson (50) from Inverness Harriers they set a British best for the 50+ Women’s 4x800m...

Scottish 10,000m Championship & 10k

Running in the Scottish 10,000 metres championship at Crownpoint in Glasgow Malcolm Lang recorded a new PB of 34 minutes 24.24 seconds in finishing in 14th place in the B race. The club was also represented at the Balfron 10k results were 29th Mike Murray 42.04,  38th Paul Young 42.46,...

Parkruns[21st April]

  Bushy parkrun A total of 1450 runners took part. View full results for Bushy parkrun event #731   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Zak CURRAN Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow AC 00:15:41 13 1 Lauren MAJOR Cambridge University Hare and Hounds 00:17:44 1117 730 Alan...

Fine 800m running from club trio

There was excellent 800 metres performances from a trio of Lothian Running Club athletes at the recent Livingston Open meeting at Craigswood Stadium. Of the 8 heats run Robbie Kennedy was the fastest on the night with his time of 1:57.75 just outside his PB which he had set just...

2nd place & huge PB for Max in Kansas

Running for Oklahoma University, Lothian Running Club’s Max McNeil lowered his 10,000 metres PB with an excellent 2nd place finish at the Kansas Relays meeting in Lawrence,Kansas. McNeil’s time of 30:22.77 was almost 30 seconds quicker than his previous best set at a BMC meeting in Stretford in 2014. His...