Category: News

Free Exercise Bike and Treadmill

Martin Hyman tells me that his neighbour is offering to give away an exercise bike and treadmill.  Please let Martin know if you would like to view / collect from her garage in 35 Harburn Avenue.  (Near Deans High School) and he will arrange a convenient time Martin Hyman 36...

London Marathon

Half a dozen LRC members were among the masses who took part in Sunday’s London Marathon, Malcolm Lang led the blue vests home with a new PB time of 2:43.46 which was 15 minutes quicker than his previous best set in the Edinburgh Marathon in 2014. The Lothian finishers were,...

Forth Valley League

A reminder of this year’s dates for the Forth Valley League.    Anyone wishing to compete should contact Ian Steel (ianandjules@btinternet.com).  Anyone aged 9 or over on the day of the match may compete. The dates for this years matches are as follows: Match 1 16/04/16 Meadowbank Match 2 21/05/16...

New route for Livingston parkrun

From Saturday 9th the Livingston parkrun will use the ‘official’ route.
There is one lap in Almondvale park, then one run of the riverside paths to the west followed by a repeat of the first loop. Times could be faster as there is less climb and more tarmac.

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

Lana & Lucy do well in Canicross debut

One of our female club members at Lothian ventured into the world of Canicross recently, the sport which involves running with dogs is becoming more popular. Successful debut Lana and Lucy Lothian Running Club’s Lana Turnbull, along with her dog Lucy, made her first competitive venture into the sport of...

Scottish Road Relays – UPDATED Teams

2016 Results … Runners Below are the provisional teams for the Relays this coming Sunday. We’ve had a couple of people pull out due to injury, which means we are short of a couple of people for a final team. If anyone on the reserves list (see below) can run, then...

Martin’s Support Fund

As most of our members will be aware, founding club member Martin Hyman, has over the years devoted a huge amount of time and effort supporting athletic development in the club and wider athletic community.  In keeping with this dedication to  supporting athletes, Martin has sent the following generous offer of...

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...

Club Championship 2016

It’s nearly March, so I thought I better let you know the senior championship races and rule updates for Summer 2016. Some rule updates…. 1) Prizes will still be awarded in the following categories… M, M40, M50, M60, F, F40, F50, F60 BUT… you’re now competing against all club members,...