Category: Race Reports

Mhairi runner up in Boulder 5km debut

Only a few days after arriving in Boulder,Colorado Mhairi Inglis was in action in a 5k race. The Lothian runner finished second female in the second race of the Dash and Dine 5k Series with her time of 20m 15s also placing her 17th overall of the 141 finishers. The...

Winton 10k Trail Race

LRC veteran athlete Mike Lieberman was first over-60 at the Winton Trail 10k race held within the scenic surroundings of the Winton Estate at Pentcaitland. In sunny and warm conditions Mike completed the course in 45m 04s which also placed him 36th overall of the 243 finishers. Finishing just ahead of...

Round the Houses 10k

Lothian Running Club were well represented in the Jim Dingwall ‘Round the Houses’ 10k race in Grangemouth on Sunday. The club had a dozen runners among the 620 who set off in glorious weather from Grangemouth Stadium. Josh Dack in 21st place was the first blue vest home completing what...

NATIONAL XC ARCHIVE [2001-2017]

LOTHIAN RUNNING CLUB NATIONAL XC ARCHIVE Here is the Lothian Running Club  National Cross Country archive. Hopefully it lists every runner who has represented the club at the Nationals since the club was formed in 2000. Each year is individually listed with all performances in the appropriate age category. I...

Hannah kicks off track season with a PB

LRC’s Hannah Steel got her track season off to a good start with a 4th place finish and a new PB in the Under-17 Girls 800 metres race at the Central AC pre season track meeting at Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday. Hannah’s time of 2m 33.4s was almost 4 seconds...

3rd place & PB for Shona in G to E 55.

Lothian Running Club’s Shona Young produced an excellent run to finish in third place overall and first over-50 in the Women’s category of the gruelling Glasgow to Edinburgh Ultra-marathon race on Saturday. The course which is approximately 55 miles long, starts in Ruchill Park,Glasgow there is then check points every...

55th Tom Scott 10 mile race

In the 55th Tom Scott Memorial 10 mile race at Strathclyde Park,Malcolm Lang was the first Lothian finisher in 45th place in 57m 28s, he was followed over the line by 124th Brian Lees 65.06, 189th Christine MacVarish 71.49 and 259th Kenny Mearns 78.43. There was 377 finishers. The race...

Sarah leads Scots to XC Silver in Wales

Sarah Inglis brought the curtain down on a successful cross country season by captaining the Scottish senior women’s team to silver medals in the Home Countries International Cross Country Championship at Port Talbot in Wales on Saturday. The Scots foursome of 5th Rosie Smith, 6th Steph Pennycook, 7th Sarah Inglis...

Club ladies just miss out on relay medals.

Lothian Running Club’s ladies team just missed out on a podium place as a record number of athletes gathered in Livingston on Sunday for the annual Scottish Men’s six stage and Women’s four stage Road Relay Championships. Team members run alternate short [3.1 miles] and long [5.8 miles] legs. The...

Lisbon PB sees Sarah top Scottish rankings

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis’ recent fine vein of form continued with an outstanding run in the EDP Lisbon Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race in the Portuguese capital on Sunday. In what was only her second competitive race over the distance, Inglis’ time of 74 minutes 51...