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Tokyo is Marathon 52 for Shona

Ultra runner Shona Young has now competed in five of the six major marathons in the World, last weekend she was fortunate to be one of only 200 overseas runners to be awarded a semi-elite place in the Tokyo Marathon, the Japanese tend to encourage their own to participate.This was...

Fine runs from Sarah and Mhairi in Armagh

Sarah Inglis turned in the best performance of her winter season in finishing in an excellent 4th place and first Scot in the prestigious Armagh International 3k Women’s Road Race in Ireland on Thursday evening.    This was the 27th anniversary of this iconic event now ranked as the best and most popular...

2017 Membership Fees

Membership fees for 2017 are now due.  There has been no increase this year, so we are still cracking value.   The easiest way to pay is online via the Q-Buster website, but there are other ways to pay.
Find out more on the Membership Page…

Club Jackets

The new design club jackets are now available to order. The jackets are high quality polyester with the club logo on the front and club name on the back. Reflective strip front and rear. Showerproof /water resistant. Sizes are XXL, XL , L, M , S in Mens and Ladies...

East District XC Relays – 8th October

The East District XC Relays are once again being hosted by Lothian Running Club at Dechmont. The event will use the same courses as used in 2013. Closing data for entries is Moday 26th Sept, so please inform Stephen Malcolm (treasurer@lothianrunningclub.co.uk)  by this coming Friday if you wish to enter....

Dechmont Trail Races

It may have been cool wet June day but the pace was hot with cracking performances in the 3.5km and 10km races. Team Results: Men 1st Linlithgow 39, 2nd Calderglen H 45, Lothian RC 48 Ladies team results have been recalculated based on Ladies only finish positions. Apologies for any...

Relay gold for Max

Competing for his English club Salford Harriers, Lothian club member Max McNeil picked up a gold medal at the Northern Men’s 12 stage Road Relay Championships in Sunderland. Max led home the runners in the 2,2 miles 8th leg in 10.26 minutes. 50 teams took part.
http://www.race-results.co.uk/results/2016/n1216.pdf

TAY 10 TITLE FOR JO

The club’s Jo Williams took the women’s title at the Tay 10 mile road race in Perth. Jo who also placed well up in 14th place overall recorded a new PB of 63 minutes 19 seconds as she crossed the finish line over a minute ahead of her nearest pursuer...

Edel 1st F40 at National XC Championship

Edel Mooney finished in an excellent 6th place overall and 1st in the F40 category at the National Cross Country Championship at Callendar Park. More Photos of the event from Mike Turnbull here: https://goo.gl/photos/L5N6RWWaKGX3xeGG8, and on the Club Facebook Page. SENIOR WOMEN[8,000m] 6 & 1 F40 Edel Mooney[31.43] 75 Lana Turnbull[36.28] 122...

Lothian Girls in action at the Emirates

The clubs juniors were in action last week at the National Indoor Relay Champs, held in the Emirates stadium.  Lothian fielded 2 girls teams in the 4x200m relays. U13 girls Robyn McDonald, Hannah Steel,Shannon Prevost, and Nicole Dredge finished  in 2.12.20 to finish 19th out of 24. U15 girls Natalie...