Category: Race Reports

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...

Borders xc series / Run with the Wind

The 2018-19 season Borders Cross Country Series got underway at Lauder on Sunday. In the senior 4 miles event David Eades finished 35th overall ans 3rd in the M50 category while Mairi Eades was 122nd overall and leading under-20 female. In the Run with the Wind 10k in Starthaven Brain...

Individual bronze & team gold for Sarah at BC Championship

Sarah Inglis picked up an individual bronze medal and team gold in the British Columbia Cross Country Championship in Abbotsford BC. Running for the Langley Mustangs the Lothian runner finished 3rd in the Senior Women’s race covering the 8k course within Clearbrook Park in 25 minutes 41 seconds,, her time...

National XC Relays

The Lothian club fielded two complete and one incomplete team in the Senior Men’s race at the National Cross Country Relay Championships at Cumbernauld. The Masters quartet of Malcolm Lang, Euan McInnes. Barry McComish and Alan Knowles just failed to emulate the club’s 3rd place finish of 12 months ago...