Category: Race Reports

LRC out in force at Oriam Parkrun

LRC OUT IN FORCE AT ORIAM PARKRUN LRC were represented by 53 runners at 15 different parkruns on Saturday. 29 of them were at the Oriam parkrun at Heriot Watt University, Riccarton which only started a couple of weeks ago. Josh Dack finished 2nd overall with Jo Williams the leading...

Club quartet tackle Authentic Athens Marathon

CLUB QUARTET TACKLE ‘TOUGH’ ATHENS MARATHON Christine MacVarish has been in contact to let me know herself, Finlay Slane, Paul and Shona Young ran the Athens Authentic Marathon on Sunday. All Christine reports is ”it was a tough one”! Almost 16,500 runners crossed the finish line in the Panathenak Stadium....

LRC at record 20 parkruns in 3 Continents

LRC REPRESENTED IN A RECORD 20 PARKRUNS IN 3 CONTINENTS Lothian Running Club took part in no fewer than 20 different parkruns on Saturday. This was a record for the club and a more significant statistic is that they took place in three different continents. Furthest travelled was Zara Edwards...

Brian runs with the wind to category win

BRIAN RUNS WITH THE WIND TO CATEGORY WIN Brian Lees was the leading over-50 in Sunday’s Run With The Wind 10k which was held at White Lee Windfarm, Eaglesham. In a race that attracted 600 runners Brian excelled to finish 30th overall and the leading over-50 male with a finishing...

Tinto Tiptoe 2019 Results

Name Time Club Age Danny Fletcher 7.40 Lothian RC 10 Gregor MacMillan 8.17 8 Sorley MacDonald 8.27 Lothian RC 12 Evie Stewart 10.19 – 11 Rowan Lennox 11.01 Shettleston 5 Jackson Dearie 11.08 Law & District 7 Tom Davonport 12.02 – 7 Arielle Muir 12.14 – 6 Kelvin Dearie 15.02...

PB & Under-20 title for Kyle at Jedburgh

PB & UNDER-20 TITLE FOR KYLE AT JEDBURGH Lothian Running Club’s Kyle Williamson was the leading under-20 in the Jedburgh Half Marathon with a new PB time of 1h 24m 15s. This was over 2 Minutes inside his previous best of 1:26.40 set in the Scottish Half Marathon in Edinburgh...

YET ANOTHER ULTRA TRIUMPH FOR SHONA

YET ANOTHER ULTRA TRIUMPH FOR SHONA Shona Young continues to churn out the miles and reel in the prizes. On this occasion it was in the Scottish Borders where along with club mate Linda Garratty they ran the 38 miles Jedburgh 3 Peaks Ultra. Shona once again excelled to finish...

Dramathon Super-Vet titles for Shona and Paul

DRAMATHON SUPER VET TITLES FOR SHONA & PAUL Another week and another Super-Vet title for Shona Young, and this time brother Paul also picked up the male Super-Vet award. The LRC duo were in the North of Scotland taking part in the The Speyside Single Malt Marathon better known as...

Shona – Super Vet in Bennachie Ultra.

SHONA SUPER-VET IN BENNACHIE ULTRA. Shona Young’s amazing run of category success in ultra events continued in North East Scotland at the weekend. The Lothian runner turned in an excellent performance to finish 4th female overall and first in the Super-Vet category in the inaugural running of the Bennachie Hill...

SKIES THE LIMIT FOR CLUB TRIO

SKIES THE LIMIT FOR CLUB TRIO Stories of category success keep on coming. 24 hours after picking up a 3rd place vets medal at the East District xc relays Christine MacVarish was at it again by finishing 3rd F40 in the Pentland Skyline Race. The Lothian club had three runners...