Category: Race Reports

Haddington Half Marathon

A handful of Lothian club members contested the Haddington Half Marathon on Saturday. First to complete was Stephen Malcolm in 1h 31m 57s which placed him 64th of the 286 finishers. Following him home in 169th was Jim Alexander with a seasons best time of 1h 46m 56s, Jim Salvage...

Club duo contest Callanish Stones marathon

Club duo Alan Robertson and Paul Young were on the Isle of Lewis at the weekend where they were taking part in the Stornoway Callanish Stones Marathon, Both had good runs with Paul finishing in 12th place in 3 hours 29 minutes 56 seconds with Alan 31st in 3 hours...

John conquers Glenshee

John Malcolm was the club’s sole entrant in the Glenshee 9 Hill Race from the Glenshee Ski Centre. John finished in 41st place of the 87 runners who completed the course in 4 hours 31 minutes 57 seconds. The race was won by Graham Gristwood of the Mercia Club in 3h 10m.

Good turn out for Donkey Brae

The Lothian club had a good turn out of runners for Sunday’s 7 mile Donkey Brae Race in Fife. The race which is part of the Aberdour Festival starts and finishes in the Silver Sands Playing Fields. The first blue vest to finish was Euan McInnes in 11th place, the...

Shona Super Vet in Devil of a race

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young emerged as the leading female super vet in the  gruelling Devil o’ the Mountains Ultra race at the weekend. The ‘Devil o’ the Mountains’ is a 43 mile footrace from Tyndrum in Perthshire to Fort William in the Highlands, it starts at 6am from the...

Win & record for Edel on Orkney

STROMNESS 10K Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney raced to victory in the Women’s category in the Stromness 10k  on Orkney and in dong so recorded a new women’s record for the race. Not only did Edel win the women’s race she finished in 2nd place in the overall classification in...

100 UP FOR LANA

Lothian Running Club members were out in force at Saturday mornings Falkirk Parkrun. They were helping the club’s female captain Lana Turnbull celebrate the running of her 100th Parkrun. Lana’s total includes 58 runs at Falkirk, 40 at Edinburgh and one each at Glasgow and Aberdeen. CLUB RESULTS 5th Malcolm...

Club trio in Dundee Marathon action

A trio of club runners took part in Sunday’s Dundee Running Adventure Marathon and Half Marathon. Paul Young and Finlay Slane contested the Marathon with Shona Young in the Half Marathon. Only 10 positions seperated the Lothian duo marathon with Paul in 15th place in 3 hours 34 minutes 28...

10k PB for Leanne.

The Lothian Club’s sole runner in the Musselburgh 10k race was Leanne Webster who set a new PB of 43m 17s in finishing in 88th place oveall and 9th female of the 303 runners who completed the course.
Full results:http://www.runbritainrankings.com/results/results.aspx?meetingid=104181

Round Arran Relay

Lothian Running Club club members travelled over to Arran at the weekend for the annual Round Arran Relay. 23 teams took part with the mixed Lothian team finishing 8th overall and 4th in the mixed team category. Edel Mooney also won a prize as the fastest lady over stage one. Stage One...