Category: Race Reports

Jo gets 2018 off to a winning start.

Jo Williams got 2018 off to a winning start with victory in the women’s category of the 4 miles Potobello Promethon on New Years Day. Jo who also finished 20th overall covered the waterfront course in 22 minutes 13 seconds. Robbie Kennedy also had a good run to place 6th...

Hannah on the podium at New Year Gala

Lothian Running Club junior athlete Hannah Steel was on the podium on day 1 of the New Year Sprint Athletics Gala at Meadowmill Sports Arena,Prestonpans on Saturday. Hannah who had a fine season on the summer Highland Games circuit finished in third place in the Youth’s 800 metres handicap behind...

Scottish Ultra Title for Shona

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young will have extra reason for celebrating this festive season after being announced as the overall winner of the Scottish Ultra Marathon Series[SUMS] for 2017.Shona clocked up 26marathons/ultramarathons this year and topped the Scottish rankings with a total of 1,847 points, the Lothian runner who finished...

Pentland 7Rs Half Marathon

A trio of LRC members were in action in the Pentland 7Rs Half Marathon which is a unique multi terrain race in the Pentland Hills taking in seven reservoirs. Christine MacVarish had an excellent run finishing 3rd female overall and first in the over-40 age category in a time of...

Barbados half marathon win for Sarah

Lothian Running Club’s SarahInglis recorded her second half marathon win of the year onthe exotic Caribbean island of Barbados on Sunday morning. Inglis, who was only called into the elite Canada Running Series squad for the Fortress Half Marathon last week, crossed the finish line hand in hand with fellow...

East District XC League

The second match in the East District Cross Country League took place at snow covered and muddy Lornshill Academy in Alloa. Lothian Running Club were represented in five of the races, there results were. Under-11 Girls[1.7k] 51 E. Turner 9.32. Under 15/17 Girls[3.8k] 31 Hannah Steel 18.19, 34 Robyn McDonald...

Seattle marathon PB for William

Running in the Seattle Marathon the Lothian club’s William Francis recorded a new personal best of 4 hours 29 minutes 47 seconds. This was William’s fourth marathon of 2017 and the first time he has broken the 4 and a half hours mark. His previous runs were Stirling Scottish Marathon...

Masters medals for Yvonne and Malcolm

Lothian Running Club duo Malcolm Lang and Yvonne Crilley helped Scotland to team bronze medals in their respective age categories at the British & Irish Masters Cross Country International at Derry, Northern Ireland. Running in the M40 category, Malcolm finished 3rd Scot and 12th overall covering the 8k course within...

Team bronze for Max at N.A.I.A. Championships

Max McNeil helped his Oklahoma City University to bronze medals at the N.A.I.A Cross Country Championships at Vancouver,Washington. Max was 2nd of the seven points scorers for the Oklahoma team finishing 26th overall of 326 finishers covering the 8k course at the Fort Vancouver National Historic site in 25m 14s....

Braid Hills and Livingston AC – XC

Hannah Steel was the Lothian clubs only representative at the Livingston AC Open Cross Country meeting at Dechmont Law Park. Running in the Under-15 girls 2.4k race Hannah finished in 6th place in 9m 38s, the race was won by the host clubs Isla Calvert in 8.39. Full results http://www.thepowerof10.info/results/results.aspx?meetingid=219030...