Category: Race Reports

3000m PB for Ron at Grangemouth

Ron Loewen was the only LRC  member competing in the Grangemouth Open Graded meeting on Wednesday evening. Running in the mixed 3000 metres race Ron finished in 3rd place in the 23 runner field in a new PB time of 9m oo.79 seconds. The race was won by Michael Wright,...

Good weekend on Games circuit for Ron

Lothian Running Club’s adopted Canadian membermember Ron Loewen once again competed on the Highland Games circuit at the weekend. Over in Fife at the Inverkeithing Highland Games, Ron finished in 6th place in the Open 800 metres handicap and third in the Open 1600 metres handicap. 24 hours later at...

Category win for Shona in Mhor Marathon

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young was the leading over-50 female in the Mhor Mharathon at Callander at the weekend.The race starts at the McLaren High School and finishes at the Monachyle Mhor Hotel saw Shona complete the course in 3 hours 53 minutes 38 seconds wwhich also placed her 36th...

Big club turn out at 3 x 1 mile relays

3 X 1 MILE RELAYS [Meadows] Lothian Running Club contested the annual 3 x 1 mile relays at the Meadows in Edinburgh. The ever popular event saw the club field it’s biggest ever entry in both the male and female categories. The highest placed Men’s team was the trio of...

Bronze for Owen in Windfarm 50k.

Lothian Running Club’s Owen Williams produced one of his best ever runs to claim a bronze medal in the Run the Blades 50k Ultra race at Whitelee Windfarm at Eaglesham. The race route is located exclusively within Whitelee Windfarm, the UK’s largest offshore windfarm. The picturesque landscape boasts mixed mooland...

Second Belgian PB for Sarah in four days,

SECOND BELGIAN PB IN FOUR DAYS FOR SARAH Sarah Inglis recorded her second PB in the space of four days in Belgium on Saturday evening. Sarah contested the Women’s 5000 metres in the KBC Night of Athletics meeting in Heusden – Zolder. In a truly international field there was 16...

Meadows 2 miles / Girvan HM

SELF TRANSCENDENCE 2 MILES
Meadows 17th July
6th Ryan Kirkland 10.59 PB
57th Alex Agnew 16.05
61 Cliff Dicker 17.22
GIRVAN HALF MARATHON
70th Andrew Corrigan 1h 46m 19s

Christine completes Tour of Fife

Lothian Running Club’s Christine Mulholland took part in the 5 day Tour of Fife running event last week. Day one saw the runners contest a 4.2k beach race along the West Sands at St Andrews. The Lothian runner finished 59th in 30 minutes 01 seconds. Day two was a hill...

Shona has great run in Great Glen

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young turned in an excellent performance in the gruelling Great Glen Race. The Great Glen Ultra is a point to point ultramarathon along the historic Great Glen, from Fort William to Inverness. The runners set off from Corpach at 1 am to cover the 71 miles...

Category win for Marsie at Crieff

LRC’s Marsie Ewing was the leading over-60 at Sundays Crieff 10k.A multi-terrain race run over a scenic route starting from Morrison’s Academy sports ground. The course goes out over Laggan Hill past the Baird Monument and back along the banks of the River Earn via Lady Mary’s Walk. Marsie finished...