Category: Race Reports


Sarah retains title in Barbados

 SARAH RETAINS TITLE IN BARBADOS Sarah Inglis retained her half-marathon title at the Run Barbados Marathon Weekend where over the 3 days she also won the mile and finished runner up in the 10k. Inglis ended her successful year on a high by completing a hat-trick in the 13.1-mile event...


Mike chalks up parkrun milestone with 250th run.

MIKE CHALKS UP PARKRUN MILESTONE WITH 250TH RUN Mike Lieberman reached a milestone in today’s Portobello parkrun. This was the Lothian RC veterans 250 th parkrun appearance. Mike has been a consistent performer with every run within a 4 minute window from 20.15 to 24.15. The bulk of Mike’s runs...


2nd place & team gold for Sarah in Canada xc C/Ship

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis excelled to finish runner-up in the Canadian Cross Country Championship in Abbotsford, British Columbia on Saturday. Unfortunately, because Sarah is not Canadian she doesn’t qualify for the silver medal. That however doesn’t detract from an excellent run which saw the GB international cross the finish...


Parkrun summary

PARKRUN SUMMARY Saturday mornings Livingston parkrun saw a huge turn out of 42 LRC members. In total 304 runners took part in the 5k event. In the male category LRC members occupied four of the top six finishing positions. Josh Dack 17.28 was second behind leading finisher Callum Phillips Stirling...


Lana reaches parkrun milestone

LANA REACHES PARKRUN MILESTONE WITH 50th 1st PLACE FINISH   22 Lothian Running Club members were among 289 runners who took part in this weeks 203rd Livingston parkrun. Lana Turnbull reached a milestone by being the first female finisher for the 50th time. Lana has taken part in the Livingston...


Newhailes 10k / Bob Stark Memorial 5k

47th Alan Weir 53m 14s
65th & 8th F 40 Liz Bondi 54m 42s
135th Philip Jurcyzk 65m 14s
181 Finished
15th & 1st M50 Brian Less 20m 59s
46th & 9th F Claire Harris 24m 26s
163 Finished.

Weekend in Words

WEEKEND IN WORDS SENIORS AND JUNIORS DO WELL AT LIVI XC Both senior and junior members of Lothian Running Club performed well in cross country events at the weekend. At the Livingston Open Series Meeting at Dechmont Law, club veteran George Gilhooly finished leading over-55 covering the 3.8k course in...

LRC out in force at Oriam Parkrun

LRC OUT IN FORCE AT ORIAM PARKRUN LRC were represented by 53 runners at 15 different parkruns on Saturday. 29 of them were at the Oriam parkrun at Heriot Watt University, Riccarton which only started a couple of weeks ago. Josh Dack finished 2nd overall with Jo Williams the leading...

Club quartet tackle Authentic Athens Marathon

CLUB QUARTET TACKLE ‘TOUGH’ ATHENS MARATHON Christine MacVarish has been in contact to let me know herself, Finlay Slane, Paul and Shona Young ran the Athens Authentic Marathon on Sunday. All Christine reports is ”it was a tough one”! Almost 16,500 runners crossed the finish line in the Panathenak Stadium....

LRC at record 20 parkruns in 3 Continents

LRC REPRESENTED IN A RECORD 20 PARKRUNS IN 3 CONTINENTS Lothian Running Club took part in no fewer than 20 different parkruns on Saturday. This was a record for the club and a more significant statistic is that they took place in three different continents. Furthest travelled was Zara Edwards...