Category: Race Reports

Lasswade AC Open XC Races

The cross country season continued at the weekend with the annual Lasswade AC Open Cross Country races at Gorebridge. Lothian Running Club were represented in three of the races. In the Girls Under-13 2 miles race Hannah Steel finished 17th of 37 finishers in 14 minutes 21 seconds. Hannah’s sister...

NATIONAL XC RELAYS

  With the Cross Country season now in full swing, Lothian Running Club sent five teams to the Scottish National Cross Country Relay Championships at Cumbernauld last Saturday. One in the Junior Females race, two in the Senior Men and one each in the Masters Men and Senior Women events....

MAX LEADS OKLAHOMA TO VICTORY

 
Max McNeil turned in another excellent performance with a second place finish as he led his Oklahoma City team to victory in the National Association Collegiate Athletics Mid States Classic Cross Country at Winfield in Kansas. Max covered the 8k course in 25 minutes 24 seconds to place 2nd of 189 finishers.

East Dist XC League[Stirling]

The first match in the 2016/17 East District Cross Country league took place at a wet and muddy Stirling University Campus on Saturday. Lothian Running Club were represented in the Senior Mens race as well as three of the junior races. There were nine blue vests in the line up...

East District XC Relays

The 2016-17 Scottish Athletics Cross Country season got underway at Dechmont Law, Livingston on Saturday with the East District Relay Championships. Hosted by the local Lothian Running Club the event attracted clubs from all over the East of Scotland, there was record finishers in terms of teams in three of...

Linlithgow 10k

There were plenty of blue vests on show in Sunday’s Linlithgow 10k with 23 members from the club on the start line. Chloe Cox led them home with an excellent run to place 19th overall and 2nd in the female category behind winner Jenny McLean,Edinburgh AC. Euan McInnes was the...

Max runner up on US cross country debut.

Lothian Running Club’s Max McNeil who is currently studying at the Oklahoma City University got his cross country season off to a good start with a second place finish in the Men’s College Division race at the Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree at Stillwater. McNeil, a freshman from  Uphall Station reached...

Category win for Mike in Kent

Mike Lieberman picked up first M60 prize at the Wingham 10k in Kent on Sunday. In very hot conditions the race took place over a very hilly, very scenic course on minor country roads and tracks. Overall Mike was 48th out of 275 finishers crossing the finish line in 44 minutes...

Glenmore 24 Race

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young was the first female finisher at the Glenmore 24 race. The Glenmore 24 Trail Race is Scotland’s first 24 hour off-road ultra marathon. Runners have 24 hours to see how many loops of the four mile forest route they can complete. Based just outside Aviemore...

Highland Perthshire Half Mar/Full Mar.

L.R.C. members Christine Milne and Paul Young contested the Highland Perthshire Half Marathon and Marathon respectively at Aberfeldy on Saturday. The course is mainly flat and takes the competitors through scenic countryside from Aberfeldy to Kenmore passing Loch Tay and via the elegant grounds of Taymouth Castle back to Aberfeldy...