Category: Race Reports

EDEL RETAINS GARTMORN TITLE

Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney retained the Women’s title at Sunday’s Gartmorn 6 race at Alloa. Edel covered the 6 mile course which wind’s it’s way around a loop of Gartmorn Dam in 37 minutes 07 seconds which also placed her an excellent 6th place overall. The only other club...

Max helps Scotland East to 8th place

The club’s Max McNeil represented the Scotland East team at the British Inter-District Cross Country Championships at Cofton Park in Birmingham at the weekend. Max covered the 12,000 metre course in 36 minutes 41 seconds which placed him 45th overall and the 2nd of the Scotland East runners. The Scotland...

PB and 1500 Gold for Sarah

TRACK & FIELD SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014 CIS CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 3 EDMONTON – ALBERTA Spartans Sarah Inglis (Falkirk, Scotland)  earned a gold medal with a personal best and Spartans record on Saturday, as she finished in top spot in the 1500m in 4:22.15. In doing so it helped the Trinity Western...

Lasswade 10 Mile RR – 2013

The first event in the club championship for 2013, the Lasswade 10 M Road Race follows a demanding hilly course roads of Rosewell, Midlothian. See the Lasswade Website for full details. This year saw 11 Lothian Athletes take part in the tough 10 miler, for some it was their first...

Meadows category win for Scott

The club’s over-65 veteran athlete Scott Balfour produced a fine run in Sunday’s Meadow’s Half Marathon in Edinburgh to place an excellent 32nd out of a total of 318 finishers. Scott who completed the course in 89 minutes 54 seconds was also the victor in the M65 category and second veteran...

Smokies 10 miler & Down by the River 10k

Four of the club’s female members made the journey up the East Coast on Sunday to contest the Arbroath Smokies 10 mile Ladies Only Race. There was a big field of over 300 runners and the first LRC runner to cross the finish line was Christine MacVarish in an excellent...

100 Not Out for John at Capital Parkrun

Lothian Running Club members were out in force at Saturday mornings Edinburgh Parkrun to support their club mate John Barclay who was celebrating the ocassion of his 100th Parkrun appearance. All of them having taken place at the Capital event along the waterfront at Cramond. John who now competes in...

Max & Edel top finishers at National XC

Lothian Running Club were well represented in Saturday’s National Cross Country Championships at Callendar Park in Falkirk. No fewer than 1520 athletes completed the course despite muddy conditions and that is more than 120 over the previous record of 1398 set in Perth back in 1995. The club’s top performers...

Devilla Forest 15

Lothian Running Club had half a dozen runners among a total field of just over 500 for Sunday’s Devilla Forest 15 Race on Sunday.        The Devilla Forest 15 is a 15km trail race which takes place every February. It starts and finishes within the grounds of the Scottish Police...