Author: Ted

New route for Livingston parkrun

From Saturday 9th the Livingston parkrun will use the ‘official’ route.
There is one lap in Almondvale park, then one run of the riverside paths to the west followed by a repeat of the first loop. Times could be faster as there is less climb and more tarmac.

Scottish Road Relays – UPDATED Teams

2016 Results … Runners Below are the provisional teams for the Relays this coming Sunday. We’ve had a couple of people pull out due to injury, which means we are short of a couple of people for a final team. If anyone on the reserves list (see below) can run, then...

Trail Race June 2016

This is a request for volunteers to take on key roles in preparing for the clubs Dechmont Trail race in June. Increased commitments to parkrun and other events will mean that Ted will need help before the event as well as the usual help on the day. Role include: Entries,...

Group Runs starting 17th February.

At the AGM it was suggested that the club re introduce Group Runs for members. The following format is proposed. When: Wednesday 7pm – 8pm approx. Where: Meet at Civic Centre. Who: Adult members as well as juniors ( 12 – 16y) if accompanied by a responsible adult. What: Runs...

Festive Frolics Results

Results for 2015 are now available. Results ‘A massive thank you to the runners, marshals and helpers who continue to make the Festive Frolics event a huge success. After 20 years the event grows from strength to strength, despite the weather. Apologies for there being a misplaced sign this year...

Livingston parkrun – Test run invitation

There is a test run for the Livingston parkrun on 2nd January at 12:00.  You are invited to come along and test the route and give the volunteers some one to time. You should have time to fit in a run at Falkirk or Edinburgh first. Park by Almondvale Stadium....

Thankyou

A big Thankyou to everyone who helped set up, marshal and tidy up at the East District Cross Country today. Feedback from runners was that the course was well presented and well marshalled. Also well done to all our runners, full results are yet to be posted however Max McNeil...

Jog Leader Course

Scottish Athletics are organising a Jog leader course at Deans CHS on 31st January 2016. Lothian RC members will have their fees subsidised. This qualification will help us support Group Runs for  16years  and older in our Coaching / Training schedule. Who should go on this course? If you’re interested...

Please help at Livingston parkrun and East XC

Lothian Running Club is hosting the East District XC Championships on 12th December at Dechmont. We are responsible for setting out the course and marshaling the turn points. There are ten points on the course that need to be manned from 11:00 to 15:00. The first race starts at 11:30...

Tinto Hill Race 2015

Seven Lothian RC members were part of the 244 runners that lined up at 2pm on Saturday to take on the 2015 Tinto Hill race. The wet overhead and underfoot conditions resulted in some slower winning times than of late. Jo Symonds took his third win with club mate Shona...