Category: Race Reports

East District Track Championships 2015

The club had one representative at the East District Championships held at Grangemouth Stadium on 23rd May. In her first track championship Nicole Furness qualified for the FU13 Final in both the 100m “Dash” and the 200m “Dash”. Nicole finished a credible 4th in a PB in the 100m and...

Chloe on the comeback trail

The Lothian club’s Chloe Cox returned to competitive action at the Edinburgh Running Festival at the weekend with an 11th place finish in the Women’s race in the half marathon. Chloe who also finished 126th overall crossed the finish line in 1 hour 26 minutes 13 seconds.

Scott 5th at Euro Mountain Trials

As a break from preparing for the World Orienteering Championships in Moray in early August Lothian Running Clubs Scott Fraser took part in the British Athletics European Mountain Running Championship trials at Glenridding in the Lake District. On a course that was curtailed below the summit because of gale force...

Yet another PB for Mhairi

The Clydebank 10k was the third event in the Polaroid Eyeware series, and for the third Thursday in a row Mhairi Inglis recorded a PB. On this occasion Mhairi recorded a time of 39 minutes 22 seconds which placed her 8th out of 211 finishers in the Women’s race and...

Rigg Race title for Edel

RIGG RACE 6 [Balerno] Lothian Running Club were well represented in the Balerno Rigg Race on Monday evening. The women’s title went to Edel Mooney who also finished in 15th place overall with a time of 36m 59s. The first LRC member to cross the finish line was Andrew King...

Category wins for Christine, Harry and Yvonne

WEST LOTHIAN COLLEGE 5K Lothian’s Yvonne Crilley was the victor in the female category of the West Lothian College 5k race, with her time of 20m 22s also placing her 8th overall, Malcolm Lang was the first LRC runner to finish, in 3rd place in 17.34, Finlay Slane was 9th...

Another PB for Mhairi in 10k series.

The second race in the 2015 Polaroid Eyeware series was the Dumbarton 10k. Once again Mhairi Inglis was the only representative from the club in action. There was 223 finishers in the Women’s category with Mhairi emulating her 10th place finish from the previous week in Helensburgh. The placing may have...

Mhairi opens Polaroid Series with a PB

The Helensburgh 10k got the  Polaroid Eyeware 10k Series underway last Thursday. Mhairi Inglis was the only Lothian Running Club member in action and she kicked off  the four race series with a PB. Her time of 40 minutes 18 seconds bettered her previous best of 41.33 set in the Strathaven 10k...

BLACK ROCK ‘5’

Lothian Running Club members were out in good numbers in Fife last Friday evening at the annual Black Rock 5 Race in Kinghorn. The race starts at the bottom of Harbour Road under the railway viaduct and climbs uphill, turning left onto Pettycur road before following the route to the...

May Day category win for Mike

Club veteran Mike Lieberman was the victor in the MV60 category at Monday’s Bailey’s Nissan Whitstable 10k. Conditions were warm but breezy for the May Day Bank Holiday run as the 638 runners made their way along the sea front course. Mike crossed the finish line in 43 minutes 36...