Category: Race Reports

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...

CONTROVERSY AT LINLITHGOW

Updated: 2010-09-27 There was controversy at the close of the women’s race at Sunday’s Linlithgow 10k when Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney who was a clear winner of the race was sensationally disqualified. Edel apparently ran with the wrong right number, meaning she wore the correct number but not the...

PB &SCOTTISH 10K TITLE FOR SARAH

Updated: 2010-09-21 Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis produced a battling PB to take the Scottish Athletics 10k Road Running title at Stirling on Sunday, the race was also the final event of seven in the 2010 Stewarts Scottish Road Race Grand Prix. The race started at Forthbank Stadium before heading...

STILL IN PRIZES AS GAMES CURTAIN COMES DOWN

Updated: 2010-09-14 The curtain came down on the 2010 Highland Games season at Pitlochry on Saturday and it signalled the end of another successful season for Lothian Running Club members who have been competing on the Tartan Tour this summer. The club have been regular attenders and have picked up...

Ochils 2000s

Updated: 2010-09-01 Seriously – do you have to do your own publicity these days? Where’s Shane when you need him? Two club runners (and one ex-club runner) ran the Ochils last Saturday. Dave Godfree and Andy Kitchin finished in 3 hours 4 minutes and 3 hours twenty minutes respectively on...

BACK IN THE WINNING VEIN AT OBAN AND BIRNAM

Updated: 2010-08-31 Lothian Running Club athletes got back to winning ways on the Highland Games circuit with wins at both Birnam and Oban. The plaudits at the Perthshire meeting went to 11 year old Iain Horsburgh who was victorious in the Youth’s 1600 metres Handicap, making good use of his...

GAMES SUCCESS AT SUNNY PERTH

Updated: 2010-08-17 Sunday’s Perth Highland Games saw the South Inch bathed in glorious sunshine. The warm and sticky conditions however failed to deter the clubs runners from getting among the prizes once again. Mhairi Inglis continued her recent fine vein of form by racing to victory in the Open 800...

ANOTHER GREAT WEEKEND ON GAMES CIRCUIT

Updated: 2010-08-10 On what was a very successful weekend for Lothian Running Club athletes Mhairi Inglis showed her liking for running on a red cinder track by landing a double at the Inverkeithing Highland Games in Fife on Saturday. 18 year old Mhairi who had twice been the bridesmaid at...