Category: Race Reports

LOTHIAN RUNNING CLUB NATIONAL XC ARCHIVE

LOTHIAN RUNNING CLUB NATIONAL XC ARCHIVE[Updated] [2000-2018] Here is the Lothian Running Club  National Cross Country archive. Hopefully it lists every runner who has represented the club at the Nationals since the club was formed in 2000. Cross Country National Results Archive Each year is individually listed with all performances...

Weekend has silver lining for club ladies

Lothian Running Club ladies team were in celebratory mood at the weekend after picking up silver medals in two major championships. Almost 500 athletes representing clubs from all over Scotland gathered in Livingston on Sunday for the annual Scottish Men’s six stage and Women’s four stage Road Relay Championships. Team...

Sarah returns to action with podium place

Sarah Inglis made a welcome return to competitive action with a podium place finish in the Vancouver BMO St Patricks Day 5k in Stanley Park. Inglis has been on the sidelines after picking up an injury following her run in the Synchrony Rock n Roll Half Marathon in Arizona in...

Hannah just misses out on podium place

Lothian Running Club’s Hannah Steel agonisingly just missed out on a medal competing in the Scottish Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Sunday Running in the Girls Under-15 800 metres, Hannah finished second in her heat behind Fife AC’s Anna Dalglish in a time...

Gartmorn’6’/Inverness HM

Mel Zobel was the Lothian club’s only representative in the Gartmorn ‘6’ race on Sunday. The 6 mile race which takes the runners on a route around the Gartmorn Dam beside Alloa and Sauchie saw Mel finish in 6th place in the female category and an excellent 29th overall from...

Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series

SKILL MOUNTAIN WINTER TRAIL SERIES Markinch Lothian Running Club were represented in all three races of the Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series in Markinch. All three runs took place within the confines of Balbirnie Park. Paul and Shona Young along with Alan Weir contested all three races with Mike Murray...

Armagh PB for Robbie

Despite finishing down the field in 190th position Robbie Kennedy still recorded a personal best in last Thursday evening’s Armagh International 5k Road Race. Run under the street lights of the Mall the race attracts many of the leading athletes from all over Great Britain and beyond. It’s reckoned to...

Borders xc/Devilla/Run with the Wind

The Borders Cross Country Series continued at Galashiels and LRC were once again represented by the Eades family. On this occasion it was Mairi Eades who grabbed the limelight finishing first female junior in 32m 54s. Both David and Lorna Eades finished in 4th place in their respective male and...

Alan wins inaugural Run Livingston 10k

A bumper turnout of over 550 runners were in Livingston on Sunday for the inaugural running of the Run Livingston 10k and Half Marathon events. Despite the icy underfoot conditions on some parts of the course 297 runners finished the half marathon and 261 the 10k. Both races started just...

Max runs ‘A’ qualifying standard 5000m

Oklahoma University men’s indoor track and field runner Max McNeil hit the ‘A’ qualifying standard in the 5000 metres race on Friday in the Pittsburg State Indoor Gorilla Classic meeting. McNeil, a sophomore from Uphall Station and Lothian Running Club member finished the race in 14m 46.2s just outside his...