Category: Race Reports

Good Turn Out on a Dreich Night

On a dreich and damp night Lothian Running Club had an excellent turn out of 10 runners in the Corstorphine AAC 5 Mile Road Race. There were 94 runners in the Men’s category and 34 in the Women’s ,  Colin Partridge was the first club finisher in 9th place in...

Max & Sarah in 5k action.

Max McNeil and Sarah Inglis were both involved in 5000 races at the weekend with Max representing a Scottish select team at the Universities International match between Scotland and Ireland at Grangemouth while Sarah was in Manchester competing in the BMC Grand Prix meeting. In perfect conditions Max turned in...

2 PBs for Hannah at Forth Valley League

Hannah Steel may have been the club’s sole representative at the second Forth Valley League meeting at Grangemouth, but she certainly delivered some performances to be proud of, with a new PB in both the 100m [16.2s]and the 800m [3m 02.7s]....

Rigg Race win for Lana

The Lothian club were well represented in Monday nights Balerno Rigg Race, which is part of the Balerno Gala Day. The 6 mile course takes the runners from Malleny Park out onto the Pentland Hills and back. Lana Turnbull who was contesting her 4th race in nine days was the...

Max 3rd in Edinburgh Half Marathon

TOP THREE FINISH FOR MAX IN EDINBURGH HALF MARATHON Lothian Running Club’s Max McNeil’s excellent season continued at the weekend with another notable performance in the Edinburgh Running Festival Half Marathon. McNeil who has been setting new PB’s at various distances all year did so again at the capital event....

Category win for Shona in Windemere marathon.

Shona and Paul Young were the club’s representatives in Sunday’s Brathay Windemere Marathom. Conditions were sunny and calm as they set out on the very undulating course. Paul finished in 94th place overall, 76th male and 17th MV45  in 3 hours 40 minutes 34 seconds. Shona was just behind in...

Gala 10k PB for Leanne

Leanne Webster recorded a new 10k PB on Sunday. The Lothian runner was the club’s sole representative in the Gala Harriers 10k race at Tweedbank. Her time of 43 minutes 57 seconds was 22 seconds quicker than her previous best for the distance set in 2011 in the Scottish Gas...

Edel runner up at Falkland

SCOTTISH MID TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIP[Falkland] Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney finished runner up in the Scottish Trail Championship at Falkland on Saturday. Edel went into the race as title holder but had to settle for 2nd place on this occasion with victory going to Dianne Lauder, Gala Harriers. Edel covered the...