Category: Race Reports


Excellent 3rd place for Sarah in Poland

Representing Great Britain & Ireland, Sarah Inglis produced an excellent run to finish in third place in the Womens 5000 metres race at the European Athletics Team Championships in Bydgoszcz Poland. Sarah was one of only five Scots in the team for a competition in which each of the 12...


National u/13 Championships and Lanark 3km

Aaron Smyth was the only LRC junior member taking part in the Scottish Athletics Age-Group Championships at Grangemouth at the weekend. He just missed out qualifying for the the final of the Under-13 200 metres finishing in 4th place in his heat in 30.54 seconds.Aaron was on course for a...


3000m PB for Ron at Grangemouth

Ron Loewen was the only LRC  member competing in the Grangemouth Open Graded meeting on Wednesday evening. Running in the mixed 3000 metres race Ron finished in 3rd place in the 23 runner field in a new PB time of 9m oo.79 seconds. The race was won by Michael Wright,...


Good weekend on Games circuit for Ron

Lothian Running Club’s adopted Canadian membermember Ron Loewen once again competed on the Highland Games circuit at the weekend. Over in Fife at the Inverkeithing Highland Games, Ron finished in 6th place in the Open 800 metres handicap and third in the Open 1600 metres handicap. 24 hours later at...


Category win for Shona in Mhor Marathon

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young was the leading over-50 female in the Mhor Mharathon at Callander at the weekend.The race starts at the McLaren High School and finishes at the Monachyle Mhor Hotel saw Shona complete the course in 3 hours 53 minutes 38 seconds wwhich also placed her 36th...

Big club turn out at 3 x 1 mile relays

3 X 1 MILE RELAYS [Meadows] Lothian Running Club contested the annual 3 x 1 mile relays at the Meadows in Edinburgh. The ever popular event saw the club field it’s biggest ever entry in both the male and female categories. The highest placed Men’s team was the trio of...

Bronze for Owen in Windfarm 50k.

Lothian Running Club’s Owen Williams produced one of his best ever runs to claim a bronze medal in the Run the Blades 50k Ultra race at Whitelee Windfarm at Eaglesham. The race route is located exclusively within Whitelee Windfarm, the UK’s largest offshore windfarm. The picturesque landscape boasts mixed mooland...

Second Belgian PB for Sarah in four days,

SECOND BELGIAN PB IN FOUR DAYS FOR SARAH Sarah Inglis recorded her second PB in the space of four days in Belgium on Saturday evening. Sarah contested the Women’s 5000 metres in the KBC Night of Athletics meeting in Heusden – Zolder. In a truly international field there was 16...

Meadows 2 miles / Girvan HM

Meadows 17th July
6th Ryan Kirkland 10.59 PB
57th Alex Agnew 16.05
61 Cliff Dicker 17.22
70th Andrew Corrigan 1h 46m 19s

Christine completes Tour of Fife

Lothian Running Club’s Christine Mulholland took part in the 5 day Tour of Fife running event last week. Day one saw the runners contest a 4.2k beach race along the West Sands at St Andrews. The Lothian runner finished 59th in 30 minutes 01 seconds. Day two was a hill...