Category: Race Reports

CLUB TRIO IN FIFE

A trio of club runners were in Fife on Sunday to take part in the Giffordtown 5k race. David Mabon was first of the three to finish in 49th place in 20m 25s which also placed him 3rd in the M60 category, following Dave home in 69th came Cliff Dicker in 23m...

FINLAY TACKLES DUNBAR 10 MILER

Finlay Slane was the club’s sole entrant in Saturday’s Dunbar 10 mile race. The Lothian runner covered the multi-terrain course which started and finished at the Hallhill Healthy Living Centre in Dunbar in 1 hour 15 minutes 10 seconds, which placed him 36th of the 81 finishers and 9th in...

PARKRUNS [5TH Oct]

Jo Williams recorded her 6th win at the Falkirk Parkrun on Saturday morning, and in doing so ran a new PB of 19m 19s for the 5k course within Callendar Park. Jo, who also placed 8th overall wasn’t the first LRC member to finish, that was her other half Owen...

CLUB JUNIORS EXCEL AT LIVI CHAMPIONSHIPS

Lothian Running Club’s junior athletes had a successful day competing at the rearranged Livingston AC Club Championship meeting at Craigs wood Stadium on Sunday. A number of the squad picked up medals and quite a few PB’s were recorded.
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BERLIN PB FOR CHRISTINE

Christine MacVarish represented the Lothian Running Club in Sunday’s record breaking 40th BMW Berlin Marathon. Her time of 3 hours 23 minutes 48 seconds was a new PB for the 26.2 miles distance, just over 3 minutes quicker than her previous best of 3h 27m 04s set in the London Marathon back...

EMPHATIC WIN FOR CHLOE AT LINLITHGOW

Lothian Running Club’s Chloe Cox was an emphatic winner of the Women’s Race at Sunday’s Linlithgow 10k, in excellent conditions Chloe crossed the finish line almost 5 minutes ahead of her nearest pursuer Lynne McGill, Linlithgow AC. Her winning  time of 37 minutes 24 seconds also placed her an excellent...

MARATHON PB’s for PAUL & SHONA

Both Paul and Shona Young recorded PB’s at Sunday’s Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. Paul who finished in 262nd position overall and 67th M40 completed the course in 3 hours 22 mimnutes 08 seconds which was almost 17 minutes quicker than his time of 12 months ago. Shona also loppoed a...

PITLOCHRY CATEGORY WIN FOR DAVID

A trio of club members contested the Pitlochry 10k on Sunday[22nd Sept]. Euan McInnes finished well up in 14th place overall as well as being 2nd of 22 runners in the M40 category, completing the course in 40m 33s. David Mabon who finished in 34th place was the first of...

CHRIS LEADS SCOTS TO TEAM BRONZE

Scotland hosted the British and Irish Junior Hill Running Championships and Junior Home International at Aberfoyle at the weekend. Lothian Running Club’s Chris Galloway represented Scotland in the Boys Under-19 race. It was Galloway who led the Scot’s home in 9th place covering the 7km course with a climb of 375 metres...

BONNY 10K

Finishing in 13th place Harry Mulholland[41m 03s] was the first Lothian RC member home in the Bonny 10k at Bonnybridge on Sunday. Shona Young[46m 18s] crossed the finish line in 34th place overall and 4th female with Paul Young[56m 56s] 76th of the 107 finishers....