Category: Results

National XC Relays

The Lothian club fielded two complete and one incomplete team in the Senior Men’s race at the National Cross Country Relay Championships at Cumbernauld. The Masters quartet of Malcolm Lang, Euan McInnes. Barry McComish and Alan Knowles just failed to emulate the club’s 3rd place finish of 12 months ago...

Marathon PB for Owen

Both Andy McKenna and Owen Williams were on marathon duty. Both had excellent runs, Owen’s time of 2 hours 47 minutes 18 seconds in the Frankfurt Marathon was a PB, bettering his previous best of 2:53.09 set in Manchester in 2016. In the SSEE Airtricity Dublin Marathon Andy completed the 26.2 miles in 5h 09s 50s.

Shona chalks up another age category Ultra win

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young chalked up another age category ultra win in Sunday’s Jedburgh 3 Peaks 38 miles Trail Race which was part of the towns annual running festival. In the overall classification Shona finished 41st overall, 6th female and the winner of the over-50 women’s category covering the...

Jedburgh Ultra and Erskine 10km

Jedburgh Ultra Marathon Shona Young continued her fine Ultra form with a FV50 category win at the Jedburgh Ultra on Saturday. She completed the 38-ish miles that include ascent and descent of the three Eildon Hills in 6:27:53. Linda Garratty and Michelle Kirkbright also took on and completed the Jedburgh...

Jedburgh category win for Ian

Lothian Running Club’s elder statesman Ian Leggett claimed a category win in Sunday’s Jedburgh 10k in the Scottish Borders. Ian was the leading over-70 finishing in 62 minutes 10 seconds. The club were also represented in the associated Half Marathon with Andrew Corrigan the first of a trio of blue...

Parkruns 27th Oct

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 540 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #467   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Richard PURKIS Unattached 00:17:28 20 1 Karolina KULCZYK Unattached 00:19:59 374 268 Mike MURRAY Lothian RC 00:29:30   Falkirk parkrun A total...

Good club turn out at opening East Dist xc meeting

The 2018/19 season East District Cross Country League got underway at Stirling on Saturday. Lothian Running Club had a good turn out of runners in both the junior and senior races with many of the juniors making their XC debuts. In the under-11 girls 1.65k race Rosie Heeps, Megan Lang...

Success in ‘Wonderland’ for Shona & Paul

Shona and Paul Young had a good day in Fife taking part in the Adventures to Wonderland 46k race from Lochore Meadows Country Park. Paul was the winner of the Men’s race completing the course which takes the runners out over Benarty Hill and the Lomond Hills in 4 hours...

Highland Games awards for Hannah

The Scottish Highland Games Association in conjunction with the Fife Highland Games Association held their Annual Awards Dinner in the Gilvenbank Hotel,Glenrothes. Guest speaker was far travelled sports journalist Sandy Sutherland who has covered 12 Commonwealth and 5 Olympic Games. YOUTH FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR – HANNAH STEEL LOTHIAN...

Parkruns 20th October

  Edinburgh parkrun A total of 593 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #466   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Neil RENAULT Edinburgh AC 00:15:43 37 37 Al AITKEN Lothian RC 00:19:22 38 1 Rachael DUNN Edinburgh AC 00:19:26 565 353 Mike...