Category: Race Reports

European team Gold for Sarah at Highgate.

Running in the colours of Great Britain & Northern Ireland Sarah Inglis proudly represented Lothian Running Club in the Euorpean 10,000 metres Cup in London on Saturday evening. And in doing so picked up a team gold medal as part of the six member squad of the women’s team. The...

Hill running internationalists dominate Dechmont Trail race

Scottish Hill Running internationalists James Waldie, HBT and Charlotte Morgan, Carnethy Hill Runners were the clear cut winners of the male and female categories in the annual Dechmont Law 10k Trail Race in Livingston. Morgan, who last year was the surprise winner of the World Long Distance Hill championship in...

Busy day for Robyn & Hannah at Stretford

Representing Team Forth Valley, Lothian Running Club duo Hannah Steel and Robyn McDonald had a busy day competing in the UKA Youth Development North Premier Division match at the Trafford Athletic Stadium in Stretford, Manchester. Robyn finished in 4th place in both the Under-17 200 metres and 300 metres events...

14 second PB for Ryan in Meadows Mile

Lothian Running Club under-17 athlete Ryan Kirkland has reduced his road mile PB by a massive 14 seconds. Running in the the Sri Chinmoy Mile race at the Meadows in Edinburgh on Wednesday[26th] evening Ryan recorded a time of 5m 7s in finishing in 12th place from a field of...

Fine performances at Forth Valley League

There was some fine performances by Lothian Running Club junior members in the Forth Valley League match at Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday. The league is for young athletes from under-11 to under-15 age groups both boys and girls. The league is a springboard for young athletes to develop and progress...

Another 10k top 10 finish for Alan

For the second successive week Lothian Running Club’s Alan Knowles had a top ten finish in a 10k event. Following on from his 7th place finish and PB run in the Glenrothes 10k the previous week Alan came home in 6th place in the Loch Lomond 10k at Moss O’...

Top 10 finish and PB run from Alan in Fife

Alan Knowles had a top 10 finish with a PB run in the Glenrothes 10k on Sunday. Alan crossed the finish line at the Michael Woods Centre in 35m 27s to place 7th overall and 2nd M40. A total of 490 runners vcompleted the course GLENROTHES 10K 27 & 2M40...

Cupar happy hunting ground for Hannah

Hannah Steel recorded her first win on the 2019 Highland Games circuit by racing to victory in the Youth’s 800 metres handicap at the Cupar Highland Games on Sunday. The Duffus Park venue has proved to be a happy hunting ground for the Lothian runner who was winning the 800...

Yet another PB for Robbie.

Robbie Kennedy’s recent fine vein of form continued with another PB run in winning the Sri Chimnoy 5k at the Meadows in Edinburgh on Wednesday night[12th] . Robbie, the only LRC member in the race came home 13 seconds clear of second placed Alex Muir, Edinburgh Uni Hares and Hounds...

10k PB for Josh/Strathearn Mar/Devils Foot HM

Josh Dack had a good run in the Roon the Toon 10k in Kilmarnock. The Lothian runner finished in 7th place recording a new PB time 33m 37s, his previous best was 33.44 set in the Trafford 10k in 2017. A trio of LRC members ran the Strathearn Marathon from...