Category: Race Reports

Paul & Shona complete beautiful marathon

Just a week after running the Loch Ness Marathon Lothian Running Club’s Paul and Shona Young were once again striding out the 26.2 miles this time in the Kielder Marathon. Set in the stunning Northumberland countryside it’s described as the most beautiful marathon course in Great Britain. The course starts and...

100 UP FOR MIKE

Club veteran Mike Turnbull completed 100 parkruns at Falkirk this morning. FALKIRK PARKRUN 30th Jack Ewing [22.26] 69th Ted Finch [26.49] 112th MIKE TURNBULL [35.07] his 100th Park Run!! 121 Ran Full results:http://www.parkrun.org.uk/falkirk/results/latestresults/ EDINBURGH PARKRUN 51st David Mabon [20.36] 120th Mahlen Fox [23.10] 162nd Jonathan Barclay [24.44] 261st Caral Mabon...

Loch Ness Marathon PB for Paul

Paul and Shona Young were the Lothian clubs representatives in Sunday’s Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. In recording a time of 3 hours 18 minutes 34 seconds Paul set a new PB by almost 5 minutes as he bettered his previous best of 3h 23m 36s set in the Rock ‘n’ Roll...

Ultra prizes await Shona and Alan

Lothian Running Club duo Alan Robertson and Shona Young  have just completed a successful season in the Scottish Ultra Marathon Series[SUMS].The  Series  comprises independently organised Scottish ultra marathons to form a season-long championship and was run for the first time in 2010 with 9 races in the series. 2013 saw...

Sarah 2nd on seasonal xc debut.

CROSS COUNTRY SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2014 SUNDODGER INVITATIONAL FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INGLIS, DE SCHIFFART LEAD SPARTANS AT SUNDODGER   SEATTLE – The Trinity Western cross country teams kicked off the 2014 season with an impressive showing at the University of Washington’s Sundodger Invitational, with Sarah Inglis (Falkirk, Scotland) leading the...

Good turn out & PB’s at Stirling.

There was an excellent turn out of 12 Lothian club runners at Sunday’s City of Stirling 10k race which also incorporated the Scottish Athletics Championship. Half of the Lothian contingent recorded personal bests, first club member home in 43rd place was Colin Partridge in 34m 35s, he was followed closely...

PB’s aplenty for club juniors at Livi Championships

A number of Lothian Running Club’s junior members  contested their final track competition of the season at the Livingston & Falkirk Club Championships at Craigswood Stadium on Sunday. It was a good meeting for Gavin Lafferty who had PB’s in the 100m, 200m and Shot Putt. Erin McComisky had PB’s in...

Tiree relay win for club quartet

Lothian Running Club were represented at the inaugural Tiree Ultramarathon last weekend. Calling themselves ‘Burnside Runners,’ the team of Jack, Marsie and Tabi Ewing, along with Peter West finished as first relay team round the tough, off road and incredibly scenic 35 mile course in a total time of 5...

Club runners on the Marathon trail

Paul and Shona Young had an extremely busy and exhausting weekend, the Lothian Club duo contested the Highland Perthshire Marathon at Aberfeldy on Saturday then headed acrooss the Border to South Shields to take part in the Great North Run on Sunday. In the marathon Paul finshed in 31st place...

Lana 1st female in Murieston Trail Race

Lothian Running Club were well represented at the Murieston 6k Trail Race at the weekend with club members making up almost a third of the total field. Lana Turnbull was the victor in the womens category covering the course in 25m 28s which also placed her 10th overall. Leading male...