Category: News

Sarah wins oldest race – but no red socks.

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis was the overall winner on Saturday of a race that is recognised by the Guiness Book of Records as the oldest footrace in the World. The Carnwath Red Hose Race dates back to 1508. The race which is now run in conjunction with the Carnwath...

5 Lothian Athletes chosen for FVL President Select

The President Select Match on the 6th Aug at Grangemouth is the final match of the  Forth Valley League, and entry is by selection only.  This year 5 Lothian atheletes have been chosen based on their performances over the first three matches.  Many congratulations and good luck to: Hannah Steel...

Scottish Trail Championship – entries now open

The Scottish Mid-Trail Champs will be held on 27th of August in Fife and online entry is available. Fife AC will host the championships, with Strathmiglo as the start/finish location for races for all age groups. There are medals on offer from U15 through to U20/Seniors/Masters....

National Age Group Championships

The national age group championships will be held at Grangemouth stadium:
Senior, U17 : Sat13- Sun14th Aug  (enter online by the 24th July)
U13, U15, U20 : Sat 20-Sun21st Aug (enter online by the 31st July )

Helpers needed Livingston parkrun

The volunteer list for Livingston parkrun is looking very slim for the next few weeks. If you can help out for an hour or so on on one of the next Saturdays that would be most welcome. ( Faster runners could run and then help with bar code scanning!) Please...

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...


58 Stephen Malcolm[53.52]
86 Neil Graham[56.28]
230 Jonathan Barclay[1:12.15]

PB’s galore at FV League match

Erin Steel U 15 girls 100m 5th 15.7 Erin Steel U15 girls 800m 4th 3.03.1 Ross Gillespie U13 boys 100m 3rd 15.1 PB Fraser Wright U13 boys 100m 2nd 15.4 PB Fraser Wright U13 boys long jump 3.17m Fraser Wright U13 boys javelin 6.65m Jack Hendry U13 boys long jump...

parkrun 21st May – help required

The Livingston parkrun is short of help on Saturday – if you can spare an hour on Saturday morning please drop an email to
Thanks Ted

Dechmont Law Trail Race & Fun Run

Lothian Running Club Hosts its annual Trail Race on Sun 12th Jun at Dechmont Law – Trail Race Information… 2K FUN RUN @ 10:45am DECHMONT LAW Junior ‘3.5K’ TRAIL RACE (11yr – 16yr) @ 11:15am DECHMONT LAW ‘ 3.5K’ TRAIL RACE  16yr+ @ 11:15am DECHMONT LAW 10K TRAIL RACE @...