Category: Race Reports

Prestigious medals for Max & Malcolm

Lothian Running Club duo Max McNeil and Malcolm Lang enjoyed a successful weekend picking up medals in prestigious team events. Both competitions took place outside Scotland. Over the pond in the United States, Max McNeil put the icing on what so far has been an excellent cross country season by...

Livingston Open and Borders XC

The Lothian club had runners in both the Senior and Junior races at the Livingston AAC Open cross country meeting at Dechmont Law. In the Senior men’s 3.7k open race, Colin Partridge was the leading LRC runner in 6th place in 14m 02s, he was closely followed by 6th Kyle...

Livingston 150th parkrun

433 runners helped Livingston parkrun celebrate their 150th running of the  event on Saturday morning, this total has only been bettered when 507 toed the line for the 100th milestone almost exactly a year ago on 18th November. Since the inaugural run on the 8th January 2016, 5,647 runners have...

Tinto Hill Races

There was an encouraging turn out of 21 runners in the Tynto Tiptoe Under-12 hill run including six from the Lothian club, finishing times were Joel Greig[11yrs] 7m 34s, Danny Fletcher [9] 7m 56s, Mitchell Kellock[12] 8.26, Sorley McDonald[11] 10.06, Maycee Kellock[10] 12.25, James Fletcher [14.12]. John Malcolm and Christine...

National Short Course XC Championship

The  club were well represented in the Lindsay’s Short Course Cross Country Championship at Lanark Racecourse with 20 runners in action in four different races. The Senior Men’s race saw Malcolm Lang lead home 12 blue vests and with the first four finishers from each club counting towards team points...

Wooler win for Shona

Lothian Running Club’s ultra duo Shona and Paul Young had another successful day competing in the Wooler Trail Marathon. Set in the heart of Northumberland National Park the challenging race route includes 6000 feet of ascent. The Lothian brother and sister crossed the finish line with only a few seconds...

2018 Tintoe Tiptoe Results

Download TintoTiptoResults2018 from the Tinto Tiptoe event Conditions were muddy underfoot and windy but mostly dry. Brilliant runs from Fraser Anderson and Sophie McBirnie and everyone else who took part with a smile. Leo Coombs, the last finisher, took less than a quarter of an hour which is brilliant for...

Max helps OCU to NAIA finals with another fine run in US.

A fortnight after helping the  Oklahoma City University squad to team glory at the N.A.I.A. Mid States Classic  Cross Country Championship in Winfield, Kansas, Lothian Running Club’s Max McNeil replicated that performance in the Sooner Athletic Conference Championship in Oklahoma at the weekend. OCU were retaining the title at Woolaston...

Good run from Jo in Leeds

Jo Williams had a good run in the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k with an 11th plave finish in the Women’s race, the Lothian runner also placed 6th Scot with her time 35 minutes 25 seconds only 10 seconds outside her PB set earlier in the year at the Round the...

Glen Ogle ’33’

There was a good turn out for the Glen Ogle 33 miles Ultra. The race starts and finishes in Killin and takes in the famous Glen Ogle viaduct. LRC finishers were 31 Paul Young 4h 43m 36s, 64 Stephen Todd 5h 16m 29s, 251 Kirsty Gray 6h 27m 38s, 274...