Category: Race Reports

Category win for Shona in Fife

Shona Young was a category winner in Fife, the LRC ultra athlete was among 130 runners who were in Markinch on Sunday for the Nutcracker Easter Trail Race.. The 4 – 5 miles course held on paths and trails in the beautiful surroundings of Balbirnie Park includes mud, water crossings and a...

East silver for Jo as club vets claim podium places

There was a large turn out of Lothian Running Club members in Sunday’s Jin Dingwall Round the Houses 10k in Grangemouth, and they enjoyed a fair bit of success with a number of top three placings in the various age categories. Pride of place goes to Jo Williams who was...

57 members at 14 parkruns

57 LRC members took part in no fewer than 14 different parkruns on Saturday morning. There was some fine performances for the 5k events. At Livingston, Robbie Kennedy and Ryan Kirkland were the first and third male finishers with Jo Williams, Mhairi Inglis and Lana Turnbull 1st,2nd & 4th respectively...

Club duo excel in Greater Manchester Marathon

LRC duo Alan Knowles and Euan McInnes both excelled to finish under the 3 hours mark in the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon at the weekend.Alan who was making his marathon debut completed the course in an excellent 2 hours 51 minutes 27 seconds. Euan who was running his foutrth full...

Category win for Mike at Melrose.

Club veteran Mike Lieberman was a category winner in the Trimontium XI Trail Race at Melrose in the Scottish Borders. Mike covered the 11 miles route which takes in the Three Eildon Hills and along the River Tweed in 1 hour 52 minutes 58 seconds. This placed him an excellent...

6th place finish for Jo in 10 miles Championship

Lothian Running Club’s Jo Williams finished in 6th place in the 57th running of the Tom Scott Memorial 10 mile Road Race at Strathclyde Country Park on Sunday. The race which also incorporated the Scottish Athletics Championship saw Jo cross the finish line in 59 minutes 33 seconds. The title...

ALLOA HALF MARATHON

Lothian Running Club were well represented in the 37th running of the Alloa Half Maraton on Sunday. 20 blue vests were among a big field of 1,800 runners  who traversed the 13.1 mile course which starts and finishes in Alloa taking the runners along the Hillfoots through  Tillicoultry, Alva and...

Good club turn out at 6/4 relays.

Runners from all over the country were in Livingston on Sunday for the annual Scottish Athletics Men’s 6 stage and Women’s 4 stage road relay championships. With it being on home ground it was no surprise to see the local Lothian Running Club well represented at the event with 5...

Shona on the podium in Fife

Shona Young had a good run in the 3rd and final race of the Skull Mountain Trail Race Series. Held on paths and trails in the beautiful surroundings of Balbirnie Park., Markinch the route includes mud, water crossings and a few undulations. Shona who recently ran her 100th marathon covered the course in...