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Juniors – A Club Strategy

Lothian Running Club Junior Strategy – September 2020 What This document is the strategy for club members, parents and all individuals interested and involved in Lothian Running Club’s approach to junior involvement, training, coaching and competition Why To refocus and define the role of the club in providing a safe,...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Announcement

In line with current guidelines all adult/senior  club training sessions are suspended until further notice. (See separate note on Juniors) Club Training Sessions may be put on hold for the moment, but that’s no excuse to skip training.  We will continue to post a ‘virtual session’ on a Tuesday and...

Ryan top junior at stormy Devilla.

RYAN TOP JUNIOR AT STORMY DEVILLA Despite the threat of Storm Ciara the organisers of the Devilla Forest Trail races at Tulliallan gave the go-ahead for the 15k and 5k events to take place, albeit ‘at the runners own risk’. Many chose not to take that risk, however over 300...

LRC Ladies in medal winning form at XC Masters

LOTHIAN LADIES IN MEDAL WINNING FORM AT MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS The ladies from Lothian Running Club were among the medals in both the team and individual categories at the Scottish Masters Cross Country Championships at McMaster CommunityCentre in Johnstone. In the team competition the trio of Julie Atkinson, Christine MacVarish and...

Thursday Coaching Sessions

You may be aware that two of our long serving coaches – Alan Moffat and Saran Jones – have decided to take a break after many years of valuable service – especially to the younger members of the club.  The Club wishes to record its gratitude to both for all...

Shona has great run in Great Glen

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young turned in an excellent performance in the gruelling Great Glen Race. The Great Glen Ultra is a point to point ultramarathon along the historic Great Glen, from Fort William to Inverness. The runners set off from Corpach at 1 am to cover the 71 miles...

European team Gold for Sarah at Highgate.

Running in the colours of Great Britain & Northern Ireland Sarah Inglis proudly represented Lothian Running Club in the Euorpean 10,000 metres Cup in London on Saturday evening. And in doing so picked up a team gold medal as part of the six member squad of the women’s team. The...

Trail Race 2019 – Results

A big thanks to everyone involved in organising and running of yesterday’s Trail Race, and to all the hardy competitors who turned up to brave the mud and threatening rain. In the end we managed to avoid most of the Full results are now available on the Trail Race Page...

EMF podium places for Jo and Alan

Lothian Running Club’s Jo Williams produced a PB run in the Edinburgh Half Marathon to finish on the podium in third place behind Molly Browne 1:18.27 and Sarah Potter 1:18.51. Jo’s time of 1 hour 19 minutes 23 seconds was over 3 minutes quicker than her previous best of 1:22.51...