Category: Race Reports

TAY 10 TITLE FOR JO

The club’s Jo Williams took the women’s title at the Tay 10 mile road race in Perth. Jo who also placed well up in 14th place overall recorded a new PB of 63 minutes 19 seconds as she crossed the finish line over a minute ahead of her nearest pursuer...

2nd place and PB for Jo at Balloch 1/2M

The Lothian clubs Jo Williams turned in an impressive performance to finish 2nd female in the Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon, finishing in 52nd place overall Jo recorded a new PB for the distance with her time of 82 minutes 47 seconds almost 5 minutes quicker than her previous best...

Dave 1st M60 at Stranraer

David Mabon was the first over 60 veteran at the Stranraer Half Marathon. David crossed the line in 1:40.03 which placed him 43rd overall of the 110 finishers. Club mate Neil Graham wasn’t far behind finishing in 48th place in 1:42.05. The race was won by Robert Gilroy, Cambuslang in...

Gartmorn triumph for Edel

Edel Mooney won the Gartmorn 6 race on Sunday covering the multi-terrain course around the Gartmorn Dam in 36 minutes 34 seconds. In the overall standings Edel placed well up in 8th place of the 271 finishers. The only other LRC member in the race was Brian Morris who finished...

Meadows Marathon win for Shona

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young was the victor in the women’s category at the Meadows Marathon in Edinburgh on Sunday. The race takes place around a loop of the Meadows which the runners have to complete 18 times, and your maths skills have to be good as you have to...

Lothian Girls in action at the Emirates

The clubs juniors were in action last week at the National Indoor Relay Champs, held in the Emirates stadium.  Lothian fielded 2 girls teams in the 4x200m relays. U13 girls Robyn McDonald, Hannah Steel,Shannon Prevost, and Nicole Dredge finished  in 2.12.20 to finish 19th out of 24. U15 girls Natalie...

Sarah runner up in Armagh

Sarah Inglis finished in an excellent 2nd place in the Women’s 3k road race at the Armagh International on Thursday evening. 5 Scots finished in the top 15. Scotland also won the women’s team event. International Ladies 3k: The first international event of the evening was the International Ladies 3k, which...

Sarah to race against world’s best in Glasgow

THE SIGNIFICANT SEVEN Really positive news for athletics in Scotland as seven athletes are included in the Glasgow Grand Prix lineup. There are places for LAURA MUIR (800m), GUY LEARMONTH (800m), SARAH INGLIS (1500m), ZOEY CLARK (400m), ANDREW BUTCHART (3000m), JOSEPHINE MOULTRIE and STEPH TWELL (3000m). Good luck to these...

SAIL [Match 3] and Forfar Multi Terrain Half Mar.

Half a dozen of the club’s junior members were in action at the 3rd Scottish Athletics Indoor League meeting at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. Erin Steel recorded PB’s in both the 300m and 800m, there was also personal bests for both Aiden McGinty and Natalie Miller in the 600m...

Masters silver for Edel at Forres

Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney raced to a silver medal at the National Masters Cross Country Championships at Forres on Saturday. Edel covered the 6k course in 23 minutes 58 seconds as she chased home winner Lesley Chisholm Garscube Harriers who took the title with a time of 23m 37s....