Category: Race Reports

PARKRUN WIN FOR BRIAN – PB FOR SHONA

Lothian Running Club’s Brian Turner raced to victory in Saturday’s[23rd April] Edinburgh Parkrun. Brian covered the 5k along the Granton-Silverknowes waterfront in 16 minutes 07 seconds. In the closest of finishes Brian scraped home with one senond to spare ahead of Martin Gore Lasswade AC. The next club runner home in 83rd...

SUZIE 3RD AT HEAVEN & HELL

Lothian Running Club’s Suzie Hannah finished 37th overall and 3rd female at Sunday’s Heaven and Hell Half Marathon.
Suzie completed the course at Scone Airfield in 1 hour 43 minutes 08 seconds.
Alan Robertson was also in the line-up finishing in 65th postion and 10th MSV in 1.51.44.
156 completed.

ADT EDINBURGH HALF MARATHON

A handful of Lothian Running Club members were among a huge field of just over 3000 runners who set off from Meadowbank Stadium on Sunday morning in pleasant conditions for the ADT Edinburgh Half Marathon. The route takes the runners out of central Edinburgh to the Firth of Forth coast at...

TOM SCOTT MEMORIAL 10 MILE ROAD RACE.

A trio of Lothian Running Club members contested Sunday’s Tom Scott Memorial 10 Mile Road Race. The race also incorporates the Scottish 10 mile Championship as well as being the first counting event in the 2011 Stewarts Road Race Grand Prix Series. In a very competitive race, both Ross Milne...

EDINBURGH PARKRUN [APRIL 9TH]

The fine weather on Saturday saw increased numbers at this weeks Edinburgh Parkrun with Lothian Running Club having eight representatives among a total field of just under 300. Highest placed club runner was  Max McNeil who finished 4th overall and first junior in a time of [16m30s]. The next pair home...

LOTHIAN TRIALS MEETING

It was good to see a big turn out of youth athletes from the club contesting the events at the Lothian Trials Meeting at Meadowbank on Sunday 3rd April. 100 METRES Boys Under-13 6th Chris Fletcher[14.9]. Girls Under-13 6th Lara Dow[16.24]. Boys Under-15- Race 1. 6th Sohaib Ajaz[15.24]. Boys Under-15 Race...

PB’S FOR YOUNG’S AT BUCHLYVIE 10K

Club duo Paul and Shona Young both recorded PB’s at Sunday’s [April 3rd] Buchlyvie 10k.
Paul finished 38th overall and 12th MV40 in a time of 46 minutes 09 seconds with Shona coming home in 49 minutes 52 seconds which placed her 64th and 12th female.
114 completed.

SILVER & BRONZE FOR SARAH IN IRELAND

Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis brought her 2010-2011 cross-country season to a successful conclusion by claiming an individual bronze medal and team silver at Saturday’s Home Countries International Cross Country held at the Greenmount Campus, Antrim, Northern Ireland.   This was also the Edinburgh University students final cross country appearance...