Category: Race Reports

Glencoe Marathon/Ochil Ultra 30

GLENCOE MARATHON Paul and Shona Young contested the gruelling Glencoe Mountain Trail Marathon. Paul finished in 4 hours 55 minutes 57 seconds with Shona stopping the clock at 5 hours 05 minutes 49 seconds which placed her second in the over-50 category. http://www.racetecresults.com/Results.aspx?CId=40&RId=5235 OCHIL ULTRA 30 Michelle Kirkbright was the...

Giffordtown 5k

A trio of Lothian members were in Fife for the Giffordtown 5k race at Ladybank there finishing positions were, 95 Alec Agnew 24.59, 108 Jonathan Barclay 27.08, Cliff Dicker 32.57. The overall male and female finishers were Fife AC duo Logan and Halina Rees with the former setting a new...

Great Glasgow 10k/Half Marathon

Lothian Running Club were well represented in both the Bank of Scotland Great Glasgow 10k and Half Marathon on Sunday. Despite the very wet and unfavourable conditions the first three Lothian finishers in the 10k race all recorded personal bests. Robbie Kennedy had one of his best ever runs with...

Sarah Rio bound following another 10k win.

Over in Canada Sarah Inglis made it back to back road race wins with victory in the Global Energy Dempsters 10k race in Richmond B.C. The Lothian athlete’s winning time of 33 minutes 28 seconds was also a personal best which bettered her previous weeks 33m 43s which she set...

SHGA Award for Hannah

Hannah Steel has been rewarded for a successful season on the Highland Games circuit by being selected by the Scottish Highland Games Association[SHGA] as the Female Youth Athlete of the Year. Hannah competed consistently over the season winning races at the Games at Cupar, Alva, Bridge of Allan, Newburgh, St...

Excellent 3rd place for Chloe at Loch Ness

Chloe Cox finished in an excellent 3rd place in the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. Running in her first ever road marathon Chloe crossed the finish line in Inverness in 2 hours 56 minutes 39 seconds. Top five in the Women’s race were. 1st Lesley Pirie, Victoria Park Glasgow AC 2:48:10...

Big win for Sarah in Vancouver

Sarah Inglis and Geoff Martinson win the Under Armour Eastside 10K VANCOUVER, September 16,, 2017 – Geoff Martinson cruised to a comfortable victory in 30:00 at this morning’s Under Armour Eastside 10k in Vancouver.  Falkirk, Scotland’s Sarah Inglis claimed a surprise win in 33:45 in a thrilling women’s race. A sold-out...

Hannah ends Highland Games season on winning note

The curtain came down on another Highland Games season at the weekend at Pitlochry. Hannah Steel who has had a tremendous summer on the circuit ended it on a winning note. Hannah continued her winning run with victory in the Youth [Girls] 800 metres handicap. Even a 15 metres penalty...

Nicola returns with Javelin PB

Lothian Running Club’s Nicola Kellock made a remarkable comeback to athletics at the final meeting of the Scottish Throwers Grand Prix at Craigswood Stadium in Livingston at the weekend Nicola was forced to give up athletics for more than three years. However, has been training hard again jor Javelin over...

Another Games win for Hannah

Lothian Running Club’s Hannah Steel continued her fine season on the Highland Games circuit with a win and a third place at the Blairgowrie Games on Sunday. Running from a start of 205 metres Hannah raced to victory in the Youth’s 800 metres handicap crossing the finish line in 1m...