Category: Race Reports

PAUL AND SHONA IN ”NOTORIOUS” RUN.

Paul Young and Shona Young were in a race with a difference on Saturday, the Lothian duo were in the Borders to take part in the Mighty Deerstalker Torchlit 10k Race from Traquair House in Peebleshire.  The race was round three of the 2013 Notorious Night Run series.  Over 5k(and a bit) or...

LANA RUNNER UP AT WINTRY HERIOT WATT

LANA RUNNER-UP IN THE SNOW The hardy few who contested the Heriot Watt Round the Grounds Road and Trail 5k race had to endure horrendous conditions of sleet and snow which made the underfoot terain fairly treacherous. Lothian Running Club had a three runners in the race, with the first of...

PB & CATEGORY WIN FOR CARA

PB & CATEGORY WIN FOR CARA Cara McCafferty recorded a new PB in Saturday morning’s Edinburgh Parkrun, her time for the 5k course was 25m 32s which was 20 seconds quicker than her previous best time, this placed her 144th overall, 27th female and 1st in the W15-19 category. Lothian...

BATTLE AGAINST THE ELEMENTS AT GARTMORN DAM

Conditions were far from ideal for Sunday’s Gartmorn ‘6’ Race at Alloa with the runners having to battle the snow and bitter wind chill.It failed however to deter Lothian Running Club’s Edel Mooney who continued her excellent winter season by racing to victory in the Senior Women’s category of the race.Edel...

MAX LINES UP ALONGSIDE UK’s ELITE

MAX LINES UP ALONGSIDE UK’s ELITE Lothian Running Club’s Max McNeil lined up alongside the cream of Great Britain’s cross country runners at the weekend when he represented the Scotland-East team at the UK Inter-Counties Championship at Cofton Park in Birmingham. The event which was incorporated into the McCain World...

PARKRUN CATEGORY WIN FOR SCOTT

PARKRUN CATEGORY WIN FOR SCOTT  Despite the chilly conditions over 400 runners lined up for the Edinburgh Parkrun at the weekend. Lothian RC were well represented with seven runners in the field for the 5k event along the Edinburgh waterfront. With the first home in 46th place club veteran Scott...

RUNNER UP & PB FOR SARAH AT UNI ROAD RACE

  The Glasgow University 5 mile Road Race Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis turned in a fine performance to record a PB in finishing in the runner’s up spot in the female category of The Glasgow University 5 Mile Road Race on Saturday.  The event is a long-running and popular race on the...

STRATHCLYDE PB’s for Shona & Brian

STRATHCLYDE PB’s FOR SHONA & BRIAN Club duo Shona Young and Brian Morris both recorded Strathclyde Parkrun PB’s on Saturday morning. Shona who finished 57th overall and 7th female recorded a time of 22m 28s for the 5k which was 24 seconds quicker than her time from seven days prior....

TWO CLUB HIGH FINISH RECORDS AT NATIONAL XC

NATIONAL XC CHAMPIONSHIP 2013 Lothian Running Club were well represented in both the Senior Men’s and Women’s races at the Scottish Athletics National Cross Country Championships at Callendar Park, Falkirk at the weekend. The club’s performance of the day however probably came from their sole entrant in the age-group category’s,...