The Lothian club’s Shona Young and Alan Robertson once again contested the gruelling Hoka Highland Fling Ultra Race. The Hoka Highland Fling is a 53 mile trail race which sees the route follow the West Highland Way through the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. Shona was the first of...
LRC veterans Peter West and Marsie Ewing took the over-60 men’s and women’s titles in the Tiree 10K Race at the weekend. Peter completed the Hebridean Island course in 45 minutes 17 seconds with Marsie crossing th finish line in 50.31. In the overall standings Peter placed 12 th with...
Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis ended a months long training stint in Flagstaff Arizona by running a 5000 metres PB at the Jordan Payton Invitational Meeting in Palo Alto, California on Sunday. Running in race 2 of three Women’s 5000 metres races Sarah finished in 8th place recording a time...
Livingston parkrun A total of 214 runners took part. Thanks to the volunteers. View full results for Livingston parkrun event #16 Position Gender Position parkrunner Club Run Time 1 1 Brian TURNER Falkirk Victoria Harriers 00:17:32 3 3 Owen WILLIAMS Lothian RC 00:18:10 4 1 Sophie HORROCKS Unattached...
The club junior members were in action in the first match of the 2016 Forth Valley League at Meadowbank Stadium. Results: Boys U-13 200m 2 Ross Gillespie[31.63]. Girls U-13 200m Race[a]1 Robyn McDonald[31.67]PB,Race[b]2 Hannah Steel[31.57]PB. Girls U-15 200m 2 Erin McComisky[30.70]PB. Girls U-13 800m Race[a]2 Hannah Steel[2:46.23],Race[b]3 Shannon Prevost[3:12.56].Girls U-15...
Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney retained the Women’s title in the Mulberry Bush Montesseri Balfron 10k race on Sunday. The Irish internationalist also finished in an excellent 14th position overall of the 570 finishers with her time of 37 minutes 38 seconds being 85 seconds quicker than her winning figures...
Gerry McCafferty finished in 3 hours 24 minutes 08 seconds for a new PB for the marathon distance, placing 692nd of the 11.133 finishers and 35th of 465 in the M50 category.
Linda Garratty recorded a new PB of 3 hours 44 minutes 57 seconds placing 2,894th from 9,385 finishers and 446th female.
The Lothian clubs junior athletes have been in action over the last week competing at the Livingston Open meeting at Craigswood Sports Centre and the first of the Forth Valley League meetings at Meadowbank Stadium. Here is the results from the Livingston meeting: Mixed 300m, Race 4, 2 Erin McComisky[49.53],3...
Lothian Running Club were well represented in Sunday’s Great Edinburgh 10 mile Run. The race started and finished in Holyrood Park, the LRC placings were:
84 Ryan Ferguson[1:07.06],
235 Mel Zobel[1:11.29],
286 Alan Moffat[1:14.21,
1164 Jim Alexander[1:22.58],
1350 Mike Murray[1:28.26],
1713 Melanie Kennedy 1:32.32],
1816 Jim Salvage[1:33.54],
2094 Mags Turnbull[1:37.00],
2559 Susan Bruce[1:43.38].
Club veteran Kenny Mearns was the sole Lothian club member in the Norman’s Law Hill Race from Luthrie in Fife. Kenny finished 96th of the 132 finishers.