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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...

Sarah does club proud in Glasgow

Less than 48 hours after finishing in a superb 2nd place and helping Scotland to the team title at the Armagh International Sarah Inglis was back in action at the Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix at the Emirates Arena . The televised event saw the Lothian runner toe the start line...

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...

Sarah claims Scottish Indoor 1500m title.

Sarah Inglis claimed the Scottish Indoor Women’s 1500 metres title at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow today [Sat 30th Jan]. In a thrilling finish Sarah edged out V.P. Glasgow AC’s Jo Moultrie by just over half a second. Sarah’s winning time of 4:13.11 was an indoor PB and only 12/100ths of a...

National Cross Country Champsionships

Upcoming Events Last but not least, the Cross Country Season comes to a close (for most of us anyway) with the National Championships at Calendar Park, Falkirk on the 27th Feb. Anyone wishing to compete in any events should use the signup sheet on the notice board at Craigswood, or...

Forth Valley League U13 Girls win the Relay

FORTH VALLEY [DIV 3 – MATCH 2 – Meadowbank] A good turnout and some good performances from Juniors at the Forth Valley League match including a win in the 4x100m U13 relay (see full results below), and 3 new PBs ( Erin Steel PB high jump; Erin McComiskey PB Long...

Sarah takes title in medals haul for ladies.

Conditions were cold, wet and windy along the Edinburgh waterfront on Wednesday evening for the anuual Scottish Athletics 5k Road Running Championships Silverknowes The weather might well have been invigorating but so was the performances of the Lothian Running Club members who turned out in good numbers. Not for the first...

THE HISTORY MAKERS

The ladies of Lothian Running Club made club history on Sunday when the quartet of Yvonne Crilley, Edel Mooney,Jo Williams and Sarah Inglis became the first team from the club to win a title at the National Road Relay Championships. Despite the event having been held on their doorstep at...