Category: Race Reports

Black Rock ‘5’

Last Friday evening saw the annual running of the Black Rock 5 race at Kinghorn in Fife. Lothian RC were well represented in the race race with 9 members among the 1000 who toed the start line. Lana Turnbull continued her recent fine vein of form with an excellent 3rd...

1500m PB for Sarah at Diamond League meeting

Running in a high quality Women’s 1500 metres race in Birmingham on Sunday the Lothian club’s Sarah Inglis once again lowered her PB for the 3 and three quarter laps distance. The race, which was one of the supporting events at the I.A.A.F. Diamond League meeting at the Alexander Stadium...

Max ends good week with capital 10k win

It turned out to be great week for Max McNeil who was back in the winners enclosure on Sunday following his fine win in the Edinburgh 10k which was part of the two day Edinburgh Marathon Festival meeting. Max led home a big field of runners in 32 minutes 7...

Shona and Paul Rock ‘n. Roll in Liverpool

Shona and Paul Young have been piling the miles in over the past couple of weeks. Following on from running the Brathey Windermere Marathon in the Lake District last weekend the duo were competing on both Saturday and Sunday in Liverpool in the Rock and Roll series of races. After...

Course record for Max in college run

Max McNeil recorded a new course record on his way to winning the West Lothian College 5k run. His time of 15m 43s was 19 seconds inside the previous best. The female category was won by Lana Turnbull who was winning her second race in the space of three days...

10,000m PB for Sarah in London

Running in a highly competitive UK Championship 10,000 metres race at Parliament Hill in London the Lothian club’s Sarah Inglis reduced her PB for the 25 lap event. Despite not enjoying the best of runs Sarah crossed the finish line in 23rd place in 34 minutes 29.29 seconds which was...

East District PB’s for Erin & Hannah

It was personal bests all the way at the weekend for Lothian Running Club sisters Erin and Hannah Steel. The siblings were the clubs only representatives at the Scottish Athletics East District Championships at Grangemouth. Running in the Under-15 category Erin recorded PB’s in the 100 metres [15.10], 200 metres...

Edinburgh to North Berwick 20 miles Race

Linda Garratty was the sole representative from the club in Saturday’s Edinburgh to North Berwick 20 mies race.
Linda finished 73rd and 17th female in 2 hours 50 minutes 38 seconds.
167  finished.
Results from the 2016 Race

Edel ‘whizzes’ to new course record.

Edel Mooney raced to a new course record in the midweek Whangie Whizz Hill Race at Edenmill Farm nr Carbeth Edel covered the 7km course with a climb of 250 metres  in 35 minutes 22 seconds which also placed her 12th overall of the 121 finishers. The club’s Kenny Mearns also...

Tiree category wins for Peter & Marsie

LRC veterans Peter West and Marsie Ewing took the over-60 men’s and women’s titles in the Tiree 10K Race at the weekend. Peter completed the Hebridean Island course in 45 minutes 17 seconds with Marsie crossing th finish line in 50.31. In the overall standings Peter placed 12 th with...