Category: News

Greenmantle Dash

Greenmantle Dash [2nd Jan] John Malcolm and Chloe Cox blew away the Hogmany hangovers by contesting the Greenmantle Dash.The race starts with a mass sprint from the Broughton Brewery to hurdle a stonewall, across playing fields, hurdle fence, wade river, negotiate marsh, cross road. Breathe. Then up through turnip fields...

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...

Festive Frolics Results

Results for 2015 are now available. Results ‘A massive thank you to the runners, marshals and helpers who continue to make the Festive Frolics event a huge success. After 20 years the event grows from strength to strength, despite the weather. Apologies for there being a misplaced sign this year...

London Marathon Ballot Update

Congratulations to Pol MacDoOnald on winning the Club’s bollot to secure a place in next year’s Lonodn Marothon — LONDON MARATHON BALLOT – The club has secured 1 place in theLondon Marathon next year (24 April). Preference will be given to those unsuccessful in the official ballot and you must be a current...

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...

Thankyou

A big Thankyou to everyone who helped set up, marshal and tidy up at the East District Cross Country today. Feedback from runners was that the course was well presented and well marshalled. Also well done to all our runners, full results are yet to be posted however Max McNeil...

Jog Leader Course

Scottish Athletics are organising a Jog leader course at Deans CHS on 31st January 2016. Lothian RC members will have their fees subsidised. This qualification will help us support Group Runs for  16years  and older in our Coaching / Training schedule. Who should go on this course? If you’re interested...

Club Awards 2015

To bring this year’s AGM to a close, we continued the recent tradition of holding a short prize giving and awards ceremony.  First off, prizes were awarded for this year’s Club Championships Grand Prix. The evening was rounded off by presenting a selection of awards for achievement and contribution to the club over the...

Tinto Hill Race 2015

Seven Lothian RC members were part of the 244 runners that lined up at 2pm on Saturday to take on the 2015 Tinto Hill race. The wet overhead and underfoot conditions resulted in some slower winning times than of late. Jo Symonds took his third win with club mate Shona...

AGM – Wed 18th Nov

This years AGM will be held on Wed 18th November at 7pm in the Meeting Room at Craigswood Sports Centre (not the normal pavilion used on training nights).  The AGM will be followed by a prize giving and awards ceremony for this years club championships. Please submit any topics for discussion...