Category: Race Reports

LASSWADE 10 MILE ROAD RACE

LASSWADE 10 MILE ROAD RACE The club had three runners among a big field of 377 who contested the Lasswade 10 Mile Road Race from Rosewell on Sunday [March 6th]. MV50 VET  Scott Balfour was the first of the trio to finish in 95th place in 68 minutes 10 seconds,...

NIGEL BARGE 1OK RACE

NIGEL BARGE 10K RACE This race was originally scheduled for the 8th of January but was postponed due to the bad weather at the time. The race from Garscube Sports Complex saw the club’s Kenny Mearns in the line up and he completed the course in 47 minutes 23 seconds...

SCOTTISH UNDER-20 INDOOR CH.

Craig McDowall claimed a bronze medal at the Scottish Under-20/Under 17 Indoor Championships on Saturday[5th March].
Running in the Under-20 800 metres Craig finished in third place in a time of 2.02.00 victory went to  Guy Learmonth [1.50.25] with Scott McAuley runner up in [1.54.36].

EDINBURGH 5K PARKRUN [MARCH 5TH]

3RD PLACE FOR ROSS PLUS TRIO OF PB’S Seven Lothian Running Club members were among a big field of 273 runners who contested the Edinburgh Parkrun on Saturday [5th March]. Ross Milne finished in 3rd place covering the 5k course along the waterfront in 16 minutes 54 seconds. Next home...

EDINBURGH INDOOR OGM.

EDINBURGH INDOOR OPEN GRADED MEETING A number of young athletes from Lothian Running Club made their competitive debuts on Sunday [27th Feb] at the Edinburgh Indoor Open Graded Meeting at Meadowbank Stadium. All have progressed from the development squad sessions which are held on Tuesday evenings at West Lothian College...

CUPAR ‘5’

CUPAR ‘5’
David and Carol Mabon were among a big field of just under 300 runners who contested the Cupar 5 Mile Race in Fife on Saturday[26th Feb].
David crossed the finish line in 112th place in 33 minutes 18 seconds with Carol completing in 45 minutes 37 seconds for 273rd.
296 completed.

BORDERS XC CATEGORY TITLE FOR KATE

BORDERS XC CATEGORY TITLE FOR KATE Following Sunday’s final race of the 2010-2011 Borders Cross Country Series at Dunbar, Lothian Running Club’s Kate Kitchin has emerged as the overall winner in the Female 20-34 category. This years series was reduced to only four races due to the bad weather at...

CONIC HILL RACE

CATEGORY WIN FOR HERBIE.
Lothian Running Club’s Herbie McLean was a category winner at the inaugural Conic Hill Race at Balmaha, Loch Lomond.
Herbie finished 30th overall of the 66 finishers in a time of 35 minutes 48 seconds which was good enough to clinch him the MV60 title.

REVIEW OF 2010

Updated: 2010-12-21 LOTHIAN RUNNING CLUB 2010 REVIEW by SHANE FENTON. JANUARY. # Due to the inclement weather more events in the first half of the month were off than what was on. #A late deciscion to run saw Scott Fraser finish 21st in the Edinburgh International XC. #19 club athletes...

Munchen 10.10.10

Updated: 2010-10-13 Can’t speak too highly of the Munich Marathon on Sunday last. The route leads through all the tourist highspots, largely flat, the start music (Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries), a welcome change from We Will Rock You, cloudless skies and a high of 16deg. Loaded up a slew...