Category: Race Reports

Sarah wins NCAA Sundodger Invitational in Seattle

Sep 19, 2015 SEATTLE – Trinity Western’s Sarah Inglis (Falkirk, Scotland) took on a bevy of NCAA Div. I comers and beat them all at the University of Washington Sundodger Invitational, as the Spartans third-year runner took first place in the top section Saturday at Lincoln Park. Inglis, who finished...

109 miles in 24 hours for Shona

An amazing effort saw Shona Young finish as 3rd female in the Glen More 24 hours race. Despite having to contend with a knee injury over the latter stages of the race Shona still managed to complete 109.38 miles. The Glenmore 24 Trail Race takes place in Glenmore Forest which...

Tosh completes Ben Nevis Race for 21st time

The club’s hill running veteran Tosh Brannan recently completed the Ben Nevis Race for an amazing 21st time. Tosh along with Colin Partridge,Christune MacVarish and John Malcom were among the 500  starters who contested the gruelling race up Great Britain’s highest mountain. John Malcolm was the first of the quartet...

Marathon PB FOR Owen

HULL MARATHON The club’s Owen Williams recorded a PB running in the Hull Marathon on Sunday.His time of 3 hours 02 minutes 16 seconds was 8 minutes quicker than his previous best of 3:10.01 which he set in the London Marathon last year. Owen finished well up in 29th place...

Club juniors achieve medals and PBs at Presidents Select Match

All six Lothian Running Club junior members who were selected to compete in Saturday’s Forth Valley League Presidents Select match at Meadowbank Stadium acquitted themselves well. All six recorded PB’s with three picking up medals. Under-11 James McKee finished in 5th place in the 100 metres in 15.37 s, he...

Nicole reaches 2 Sprint Finals at Pitreavie.

Nicole Furness reached the finals of both the Under-13 Girls 100 metres and 200 metres at the Pitreavie AC Trophy meeting on Sunday. 100mt Heat 7 – Position 1st Time 14:55 secs 100mt Final – Position 4th Time 14:38 secs 200mt Heat – Position 1st Time 29:42 secs 200mt Final...

Edel regains Scottish Trail title in Fife.

Edel Mooney claimed the women’s title for the second time in three years at Saturday’s Scottish Mid Trail Championships in Falkland. It was a true test of trail running in a great setting in Fife with the 14k route taking in various surfaces and including one very steep climb. Edel,...

Sprint PB’s at Grangemouth OGM

A number of LRC junior members recorded 100 metres PB’s at the recent Grangemouth Open Graded meeting. Race 1:1 Andrew Jackson[12.78]PB, Race 5:1 Gavin Lafferty[13.10]PB, 2 Nicole Furness[14.00], Race 6:2 Liam Jackson[14.47]PB, 6 Natalie Millar[14.65], 8 Louise Kerr[14.73],Race 7:4 Erin McComisky[14.76]PB, Race 8: 5 James McKee[15.47],7 Erin Steel[15.77], Race 9:...

3rd Place & PB for Jo at Barry Buddon

The Lothian club’s Jo Williams recorded a new PB in Sunday’s Barry Buddon Half Marathon, a race that also incorporated the East of Scotland Championship. Jo recorded a time of 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds which placed her 38th overall and 3rd female. Alan Knowles was the only other...

3 CLUB LADIES IN TOP 6 AT FAIR CITY 10K

Lothian Running Club female members Christine Milne[41.03], Jocelyn Moar[42.03] and Kathleen Dempsey[42.51] finished 3rd[40th overall],5th[49th] & 6th[58th]  in the women’s category in Sunday’s Perth 10k race which started and finished on the North Inch. The club’s only male representative was Harry Mulholland who finished just ahead of his female counterparts...