Category: Race Reports

Silver for Sarah at BC Championships

Sarah Inglis got her cross country season in Canada off to a good start with an excellent second place finish in the British Columbia Cross Country Championships in Abbotsford. Inglis who has enjoyed a successful spell on the roads recently crossed the finish line 8 seconds behind Olympian and Canadian...

East League Cross Country[Stirling]

A record 903 athletes finished across all the age groups at the first match in the East District Cross Country League at a wet and muddy Stirling University. The Lothian club were represented in six of the races. The leading performance came from Jo Williams in the Senior Women’s race....

Awards night for Hannah.

Hannah Steel picked up a clutch of awards at the Scottish Highland Games  Association annual awards dinner in the Gilvenbank Hotel on Saturday evening. Hannah received trophies for 3rd place finishes in both the SHGA and Fife HGA leagues for Youth athletes in events over-400 metres. Success in the leagues also...

Another impressive win for Sarah in Canada

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis recent fine vein of form over in Canada continued on Sunday with an all the way win in the Goodlife Fitness Victoria Half Marathon. This was Inglis’ third road race win in the space of a month following two 10k victories in Vancouver. Sarah went...

Glencoe Marathon/Ochil Ultra 30

GLENCOE MARATHON Paul and Shona Young contested the gruelling Glencoe Mountain Trail Marathon. Paul finished in 4 hours 55 minutes 57 seconds with Shona stopping the clock at 5 hours 05 minutes 49 seconds which placed her second in the over-50 category. http://www.racetecresults.com/Results.aspx?CId=40&RId=5235 OCHIL ULTRA 30 Michelle Kirkbright was the...

Giffordtown 5k

A trio of Lothian members were in Fife for the Giffordtown 5k race at Ladybank there finishing positions were, 95 Alec Agnew 24.59, 108 Jonathan Barclay 27.08, Cliff Dicker 32.57. The overall male and female finishers were Fife AC duo Logan and Halina Rees with the former setting a new...

Great Glasgow 10k/Half Marathon

Lothian Running Club were well represented in both the Bank of Scotland Great Glasgow 10k and Half Marathon on Sunday. Despite the very wet and unfavourable conditions the first three Lothian finishers in the 10k race all recorded personal bests. Robbie Kennedy had one of his best ever runs with...

Sarah Rio bound following another 10k win.

Over in Canada Sarah Inglis made it back to back road race wins with victory in the Global Energy Dempsters 10k race in Richmond B.C. The Lothian athlete’s winning time of 33 minutes 28 seconds was also a personal best which bettered her previous weeks 33m 43s which she set...

SHGA Award for Hannah

Hannah Steel has been rewarded for a successful season on the Highland Games circuit by being selected by the Scottish Highland Games Association[SHGA] as the Female Youth Athlete of the Year. Hannah competed consistently over the season winning races at the Games at Cupar, Alva, Bridge of Allan, Newburgh, St...

Excellent 3rd place for Chloe at Loch Ness

Chloe Cox finished in an excellent 3rd place in the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. Running in her first ever road marathon Chloe crossed the finish line in Inverness in 2 hours 56 minutes 39 seconds. Top five in the Women’s race were. 1st Lesley Pirie, Victoria Park Glasgow AC 2:48:10...