Category: Race Reports

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...

Category win for Shona at Highland Marathon

Ultra runner Shona Young claimed another age category prize at the weekend when she finished 4th female overall and 1st in the over-50 category at the Highland Perthshire Marathon at Aberfeldy. Shona completed the course in 3 hours 41 minutes 57 seconds. Paul Young brother of Shona finished 12th overall...

Race the Prom 10k/Skull Mountain Series

Andrew McKenna was the Lothian club’s only representative in the North Ayrshire Race the Prom 10k at Saltcoats. He crossed the finish line in 61 minutes 39 seconds which was almost a 5 minute personal best. Mike Murray completed all four races in the Skull Mountain Series at Balbirnie Park...