Category: Coaching Matters

Coaches are here to help & advise athletes and other coaches. We’re also here to recruit new members to our coaching staff. If you’re interested in helping or becoming a coach then please feel free to contact me –
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March Fiddlers – Cancelled

Fiddlers Handicap for March is Cancelled due to conditions underfoot around the course.
The normal Tue night session is offered instead.  Meeting at the Shapes halfway up Howden Park at 18:45 for warm up.

Change in Training Nights from October 2017

The Coaching Coordinators have proposed that the schedule of Training sessions change from October 2017. The change reflects the needs and interests of club members that attend the sessions in Livingston and the availability of coaches and facilities. The proposed program has been discussed with and endorsed by committee members....

Recce of National Cross Country Course

Hi All, I plan to do the Falkirk parkrun on Saturday 13th Feb and then afterwards, do a recce of the National cross country course at an easy relaxed pace around Callendar park. If you are interested in joining me, please let me know before the race so that we can...

Festive training schedule

With the festive season upon us, I’m sure everyone’s training schedules will be put to the test… Please note there will be no training on the following dates: Thursday 24th December Friday 25th December Sunday 27th December Thursday 31st December Friday 1st January Craigswood Sports Centre will be closed from...

Club training – Wednesday evenings

I am sure this will come as a disappointment to athletes that attend our Wednesday training sessions. A recent decision has had to be taken to suspend the sessions. This has been required due to a shortage of available coaches, appropriately qualified for insurance purposes, and a drop in participation...

Attention all juniors (and parents)

Participation at events, both local and national, is the cornerstone for developing athletes. Lothian Running Club, like most other athletic clubs, is proud of the work it does for its junior members. We would like to do everything we can to encourage participation at future events to ensure our juniors...