Category: Race Reports

Plenty of PBs at Fourth Valley League

The first match of this years Forth Valley League too place last  satruday, and Lothian were well represented, with several athletes claiming PB’s including Nicole Dredge with 1st place in U13 800m; Jack Hendry PBs in 200m and 800m in U13; Aiden McGintyPBs in 200m 800m and long jump in U11...

Scottish 10k Ch./Boston Marathon/Druridge Marathon

SCOTTISH 10K CH. Lothian duo Max McNeil and Jo Williams were in action on Friday evening in the Scottish 10,000 metres track Champonships at Hutcheson Grammar School in Glasgow. Max finished in 5th place timed at 31m 44.64 seconds behind winner William McKay, Bedford 30:30.35. Jo finished in 8th position...

Great Edinburgh PB for Alan

Lothian Running Club’s Alan Moffat recorded a new PB running in the Morrisons Great Edinburgh Run on Sunday. Launched in 2005, the event now sees over 5000 people take part in the 10 mile run around Scotland’s capital city. The route takes runners right through the heart of Edinburgh featuring amazing...

4th place & PB for Scott at Swedish 10k Ch.

Lothian Running Club’s Scott Fraser produced a PB performance in finishing in 4th place in the Swedish 10k Road Running Championships in Malmo on Saturday. In windy conditions Fraser stopped the clock at 29 minutes 57 seconds which was some 15 seconds quicker than his previous best[30.12] for a road...

G2E SILVER FOR SHONA

Shona Young continued the fine form of the Lothian Running Club female athletes with an excellent silver medal in the gruelling G2E Ultra Marathon on Saturday. The Glasgow to Edinburgh Ultra Marathon is approximately 55 miles in distance. Starting in Ruchill Park the race follows the course of the Forth...

Canterbury category win for Mike.

Lothian Running Club veteran athlete Mike Lieberman claimed a category win in Sunday’s University of Canterbury 10k. In ideal conditions Mike finished 22nd overall and 1st in the MV60 category, covering the scenic course in the shadow of the famous Canterbury cathedral in 43 minutes 44 seconds. A total of...

Fiddlers Results – April 2014

Results from Last Nights Fiddlers. Last months winners in both courses were triumphant once again. Congratulation to Lana and Robyn. Well done also to Louis, who couldn’t quite catch his sister, but managed a big PB . http://www.lothianrunningclub.co.uk/fiddlers/ (Lana I couldn’t find your time on the...

THE HISTORY MAKERS

The ladies of Lothian Running Club made club history on Sunday when the quartet of Yvonne Crilley, Edel Mooney,Jo Williams and Sarah Inglis became the first team from the club to win a title at the National Road Relay Championships. Despite the event having been held on their doorstep at...

Lothian Ladies Triumph at National Relays

Lothian’s Ladies Quartet of Yvonne Crilly, Edel Mooney, Jo Williams, and Sarah Inglis, brought home Gold today at the National Road Relays in Livingston today.  Lothian have previously finished 2nd and 3rd in the event, but this was the first win in the Club’s History. Lothian fielded a total of 4...

Congrie Conga Fun Hill Races

A number of the Lothian club’s junior members had their first experience of hill running at the weekend with their participation in the Congrie Conga Fun Hill Races at Glenholm nr Broughton. Half Conga:Rosie Jones[10]Carnethy[5m 44s],Solly Jones[5]Carnethy[6.02],Bethan Kitchin[7]Lothian[6.15],Laura Kitchin[2]Lothian[13.13]. Full Conga:Jamie Hurrell[13],[7.36],James Burnett[Carnethy[9.47],Aiden McGinty[10]Lothian[10.35],Sam Kitchin[9]Lothian[10.36],Harvey Hurrell[8],10.43],Eve Hurrell[11],10.56],Ronnie Jones[8]Carnethy[12.49]. A lovely...