Category: Race Reports

HADDINGTON HALF MARATHON

  Haddington Half Marathon Only 3.5 (?) Lothian Runners joined the 225 others runners to brave the testing Haddington half marathon on Saturday 10th August 2013. This race was classified as an East Half Marathon Championship Race. I am not quite sure what this actually means but it made the...

GOOD TURN-OUTS & RESULTS AT PARKRUNS

Club runners were out in force at the Parkruns on Saturday morning with 20 members competing at the events at Falkirk, Edenburgh and Starthclyde. Chloe Cox made it six wins in a row for LRC athletes at the Capital run and took her personal tally of victory’s in the women’s...

CLUB TRIO CONTEST DEVIL O’ A RACE

Three club members contested thr gruelling Devil o’ the Mountains Ultra race at the weekend,the ‘Devil o’ the Mountains’ is a 43 mile footrace from Tyndrum in Perthshire to Fort William in the Highlands, it starts at 6am from the Green Welly Car Park and runners have 12 hours to...

3K PB FOR MAX

Running in the Glasgow Miler Meeting at Scotstoun Stadium on Friday evening Max McNeil ran under 9 minutes for the 3000 metres for the first time. In a high quality field Max finished in 14th place overall and 3rd under-23in a new PB of 8 minutes 52.85 seconds, well inside...

5 IN A ROW FOR CLUB LADIES AT EDINBURGH

EDINBURGH Lothian Running Club female members have now won the women’s category of the Edinbutgh Parkrun five weeks in a row. The run was started by Jo Williams, then Chloe Cox was the victor for three successive weeks, and on Saturday it was Jocelyn Moar who won the 5k event...

W L COURIER [Report 1st Aug]

WEST LOTHIAN COURIER [Report 1st Aug]
http://www.westlothiancourier.co.uk/west-lothian-sport/other-sport/2013/08/01/chloe-cox-seals-back-to-back-parkrun-wins-62405-33678390/

GOOD TURN OUT AT MEADOWS RELAYS

There was an excellent turn out of club members of all ages at the recent Self Transcendence 3 x 1mile relays at the Meadows in Edinburgh. The club fielded 6 six teams out of the total 58 which took part. The ‘Lippy Lothian’ team of Lana Turnbull, Mhairi Inglis and...

MHAIRI 1st FEMALE IN ANCIENT RACE

Lothian Running Club’s Mhairi Inglis was the winner on Saturday of the female category of a race that is recognised by the Guiness Book of Records as the oldest footrace in the World. The Carnwath Red Hose Race dates back to 1508.The race which is now run in conjunction with the Carnwath Agricultural...

W L COURIER [Report 25th July]

WEST LOTHIAN COURIER [Report 25th July]
Covering seven events.
http://www.westlothiancourier.co.uk/west-lothian-sport/2013/07/25/chloe-cox-makes-it-23-wins-at-edinburgh-parkrun-62405-33652007/

MEADOWS 3rd’s for both MAX & JOCELYN

Both Max McNeil and Jocelyn Moar finished in 3rd place in their respective male and female category’s in Wednesday[24th July] evening’s 2 mile Self Transcendence race at the Meadows in Edinburgh. Max recorded a time of 9m 46s with Jocelyn stopping the clock at 12m 32s, both were outside their PB’s...