Category: Results

THREE CATEGORY WINS AT PARKRUN

Updated: 2010-03-27 On a sunny but very windy day Lothian Running Club had five runners at the 23rd Edinburgh 5k Parkrun on Saturday 27th March. Three age category wins were recorded, Lana Turnbull running her 11th parkrun, was first club runner home in 41st overall, 7th female and 1st 15-19...

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING FOR JILL DESPITE TAKING WRONG COURSE!

Updated: 2010-03-23 Saran Jones and Jill Horsburgh braved extreme cold and wet conditions to contest the Ultimate Cartmel 18k Trail Race Challenge on Saturday 20th March. Jill described the course, ”the going was very heavy, where it wasn’t uphill it was muddy, where it wasn’t muddy it was rocky”. Despite...

JUNIOR ROAD RACE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Updated: 2010-03-22 Five runners represented the club at the Scottish Athletics Junior Road Race Championships at Rouken Glen Park on Saturday 20th March. Three in the Girls Under-13 race and one apiece in the Women and Men’s Under-17 events. The Girls Under-13 race was run over 2500 metres and first...

PB’s and Debuts at Parkrun

Updated: 2010-03-20 Five club runners were among the 172 who completed the 5k course at the 22nd Edinburgh Parkrin on Saturday 20th March. In finishing in 10th place Graeme Ackland recorded a new PB of 18:01. Also setting new figures of 21:18 was veteran Ian Leggat who finished 44th overall....

ANOTHER EXCELLENT RUN FROM SARAH AT WORLD TRIALS

Updated: 2010-03-15 Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis’ recent fine vein of form continued at the weekend with another sparkling performance in the McCain UK Cross Challenge Final in Birmingham. The prestigious event also incorporated both the I.A.A.F. World Cross Country Trials and UK Inter-Counties Cross Country Championship. Sarah, a second...

SUCCESSFUL DAY & GOOD TURN OUT AT GARTMORN

Updated: 2010-03-14 There was a fine turn out of nine runners from the Lothian Running Club taking part in the races at Gartmorn on Sunday 14th March. Six Seniors in the six mile and three juniors in the two mile, and there were category wins for both Lynne Murray and...

Edinburgh Primary Schools XC

Updated: 2010-03-14 Amy Lickley competed for Craiglockhart PS in the Edinburgh Primary Schools Cross Country at Duddingston on Monday 8 March. The decision to stick a gantry onto the course about 150 metres after the start “Thanks to legacy funding” meant that a bottleneck was formed in the field of...

TRIO AT INVERNESS

Updated: 2010-03-14 Three club members were among the over 1100 finishers at the Inverness Half Marathon on Sunday 14th March. Kenny Mearns finished in 358th overall and 23rd in the M50 category completing the course in 1 hour 43.19. Gordon Little just failed to beat the 2 hour barrier crossing...

GOOD DAY AT GARTMORN

Updated: 2010-03-14 In ideal conditions Lothian Running Club members enjoyed a successful day at the Gartmorn 6 on Sunday 14th March Lynne Murray was 1st Female Vet with Lana Turnbull 2nd Under-18 Female. The Horsburgh family were all among the prizes, Iain was 2nd Under-18 Boy, Alice 2nd Under-13 Girl...

MAGNIFICENT 4TH FOR SARAH

Updated: 2010-03-13 Sarah Inglis came home in a magnificent 4th place at the McCain UK Cross Country Final and World Trials at Cofton Park Birminghan on Saturday 13th March. The event also incorporated the Inter -Counties Championship with Sarah representing the Scotland East team. Sarah covered the 6000 metres course...