Category: Race Reports

PB’s GALORE AT ”ROUND THE HOUSES”

Following on from fine performances the previous week in the Alloa Half Marathon it was more of the same from Lothian Club members in Sunday’s 47th ”Round the Houses” Jim Dingwall Memorial 10k Road Race from Grangemouth Stadium. Despite the severe wind chill, five of the club’s representitive’s in the...

WEST LOTHIAN COURIER [Report 21st March]

WEST LOTHIAN COURIER[Report 21st March]
Link to my report’s in this weeks paper
[1]http://www.westlothiancourier.co.uk/west-lothian-sport/2013/03/21/chloe-cox-excels-in-alloa-half-marathon-62405-33029455/
[2]http://www.westlothiancourier.co.uk/west-lothian-sport/other-sport/2013/03/21/lothian-running-club-veteran-grabs-third-in-tough-test-62405-33029453/

EXCELLENT 7TH PLACE FOR CLUB VET IAN

Club veteran Ian Leggett was in action at the British Masters Cross Country Championship in Sunderland at the weekend.
Ian who recently took the silver medal at the Scottish Championships in Forres finished in an excellent 7th place in the Male over-70 category at Herrington Park.

Congrie Conga

  Congrie Conga March 16th 2013 – Results   Name Time Club Course Age Rosie Jones 14.01 Carnethy Half Conga 8 Ronnie Jones 17.40 Carnethy Half Conga 8 Abi Arbuckle 18.51 Lothian Full Conga 6 Solly Jones 20.27 Carnethy Half Conga 3  Congratulations to the brave young folk who had...

CARA SOLE CLUB RUNNER AT JUNIOR ROAD RACES.

Over 500 junior athletes from all over Scotland were in action in Sunday’s Scottish Athletics Road Race Championships at Riccarton Campus nr Edinburgh. The sole Lothian club entrant was Cara McCafferty who lined up in the Girls Under-15 race where she finished in 46th place , covering the 2 miles...

2 IN 24HOURS FOR RACE ‘JUNKIE’ PAUL

Less than 24 hours after his run in the Mighty Deerstalker race, the Lothian club’s race junkie Paul Young was back in action in the Kilomathon-Scotland event in Edinburgh. Paul was joined in the race by club mate Leanne Webster. Kilomathon Scotland is run over a distance of 13.1km, it is mostly...

CLUB TRIO CONTEST GRUELLING EVENT

D33-DEESIDE WAY ULTRA RACE  A Lothian Running Club veteran member finished 3rd in his category in one of  Scotland’s most gruelling races. Scott Balfour, who along with Alan Robertson and Finlay Slane bravely completed the D33 Deeside Way Ultra Race. The event which is descibed as 33 miles of ‘no frills...

PB’s THE ORDER OF THE DAY AT ALLOA

It was a day of excellent performances at the 31st Alloa Half Marathon on Sunday, with John Malcolm, Stephen Malcolm and Brian Morris all setting new PB’s for the distance.  The Lothian club’s top performance on the day came in the Women’s race with Chloe Cox finishing in a marvellous 6th place...

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...