Category: Race Reports

Junior trio do well at S.A.I.L.

There was an equally impressive 800 metres run by club junior Hannah Steel in the third match of the Scottish Athletics Indoor League. Her time of 2m 26.99 seconds was almost 5 seconds quicker than her previous best of 2:31.15. Hannah placed 2nd in both the heat and overall with...

East Lothian XC win for Josh

Josh Dack may have been the Lothian club’s only representative at the East Lothian Open Cross Country meeting but it didn’t stop him leading home 62 runners to win the Senior Mixed race. Photo:Sharyn Ramage. Josh covered the 4.8k course within the John Muir Country Park in Dunbar in 28...

Club vets finish 5th at Masters Road Relays

There was another good performance from the LRC veteran athletes at the Scottish Masters Road Relay Championships at Strathclyde Park. The 4 x 5.8km race saw the blue vests come from 41st at the end of the first leg to finish in 5th place behind winners Bellahouston. Alan Cunningham led...

Broxburn win for Jo – Masters men runners up.

Lothian Running Club’s Jo Williams followed up her good run from the previous week at Holyrood Park when she helped East District to the women’s title in the Inter District Championship by leading home 116 runners to win the Senior Women’s race in the final East District Cross Country League...

Big 1500 PB for Robbie

In Glasgow, at the Scottish Athletics National Indoor Open meeting at the Emirates Arena the Lothian club’s Robbie Kennedy had an exceptional run in his heat of the 1500 metres knocking a huge chunk of his personal best. Kennedy excelled to win the second of the two heats in 4...

Sarah in action in US and Canada.

Over the pond in Canada and the United States Sarah Inglis has already contested two races since the turn of the year. At Saanich, British Columbia she ran the Harrier Pioneer 8k race finishing in 5th place. In conditions that featured cool temperatures, rain and a strong onshore breeze Inglis...

Scott leading over-70 at Great Winter Run

In the Great Edinburgh Winter 5k run LRC veteran member Scott Balfour was the leading over-70 competitor completing the course in 23 minutes 03 seconds which was an exceptional time for his age.The clubs Alan Weir also ran finishing in 23 minutes 59 seconds.

Jo helps East District to XC Gold

There was some good performances from Lothian Running Club members at the weekend both indoors and out. Jo Williams maintained her recent fine vein of form by helping the Scotland East team to gold medals at the Scottish Athletics Inter District Cross Country Championships at Holyrood Park,Edinburgh. Teams from East,West,North...

Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series [Race1]

A trio of LRC members were among the 158 runners who braved the sub-zero temperatures at Balbirnie Park, Markinch on Sunday morning for the opening event of the 3-race Skull Mountain Winter Trail series. It was a 2-lap race over 3.64 miles with a stream crossing on each lap and...