Category: News

Attention all juniors (and parents)

Participation at events, both local and national, is the cornerstone for developing athletes. Lothian Running Club, like most other athletic clubs, is proud of the work it does for its junior members. We would like to do everything we can to encourage participation at future events to ensure our juniors...

AGM Minutes

The AGM was well attended and lead to some good discussion, suggestions and decisions. Committee Positions and Ordinary members elected 2014/2015. Committee Positions Post Holder Chairman Ted Finch Vice Chairman Mike Turnbull Treasurer Stephen Malcolm Secretary John Barclay Coaching Co-ordinator Alan Moffat Ordinary Member Gordon Kerr Ordinary Member Colin Partridge...

Greenmantle Dash on 2nd Jan – anyone?

Does anyone plan to run the Greenmantle Dash race on 2-Jan ? I plan to enter and I would like to team up with other LRC runners travelling down to Broughton. Hopefully we can have a LRC team. If anyone interested please contact me through email. I will also be...

Running Injuries BACK2FITNESS

Injured – need physiotherapy or a sports massage – BACK2FITNESS have contacted Lothian Running Club to offer current members a discount for physiotherapy treatment and a sports massage.  They recently opened their second clinic at Living Well Health Club, at the Hilton Hotel , Edinburgh Airport.  The clinicians are all...

Water of Leith Half Marathon 2015

Water of Leith half marathon had 8 entrants from Lothian, two of who were in the winning team of three. A handicap race which follows the water of Leith from Balerno to Leith docks saw Finlay Slane 1st Lothian over the line in 13th place (1hr;42;08), second Shona Young in...

Indoor open graded meeting @ Ravenscraig

The first 2 dates for the Indoor open graded meeting  at Ravenscraig are as follows. Saturday 29th November 2014 (Short notice for this meeting) Saturday 10th January 2015 Entries will be accetpted on the day: (Cost per event £3.00) Events include – 100mtr, 60m hurdles, 60mtr,Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump,...

London Marathon Club Places 2015 – Awarded

Good luck to Paul Young and David Mabon who were allocated the club’s two London Marathon Places.  They will be joining a number of other Lothian runners in next Aprils London Marathon, including Colin Partridge, Malcolm Lang, Neil Graham….. How club places are allocated: 1. Notice is added to the...

GAA Miler Meet 3000m

Just a quick email to ask you to have a read at the following link: http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/championship-medals-gaa-miler-meet/ It would be great too see you / your athlete(s) on the entry list for this event – the target is very much a sub 8 min male and a sub 9 min female...

2nd places for Max & Edel at muddy Alloa

Lothian Running Club duo Max McNeil and Edel Mooney both produced excellent runs to finish runner up in their respective Senior Men’s and Women’s races at the second match of the East District Cross Country League at a hilly and muddy Lornshill Academy, Alloa on Saturday. Max led home a...