Category: Race Reports

CLUB RUNNERS OUT & ABOUT

Club athletes were represented at a number of events at the weekend, Tosh Brannan contested the gruelling Isle of Arran Distillery Glen Rosa Horseshoe Race from the Ranger Centre, Brodick Castle, Tosh came home in 17th place out of the 35 finishers in 3 hours 19mins 37 secs. Also among...

GRAEME SOLE PARKRUNNER

Graeme Ackland was the only club representative among a field of 193 runners for Saturday’s [18th June] Edinburgh Parkrun.
Graeme finished well up in 8th place in 18 minutes 13 seconds just outside his PB for the 5k course.

PB’s FOR MAX & CRAIG AT SCOTSTOUN

Lothian Running Club duo Max McNeil and Craig McDowell both set new PB’s at the inaugural Metric Mile meeting at a wet Scotstoun on Friday [17th Jun] evening. Running in the ‘B’ 3000 metres race Max lopped just over 7 seconds of his previous best as he recorded a time...

DECHMONT LAW 10K TRAIL RACE

DECHMONT LAW 10K TRAIL RACE Lothian Running Club hosted another successful 10k Trail Race and 2.5k Fun Run on Sunday at Dechmont Law. Conditions were good despite being a little muddy in places underfoot. 154 runners contested the 10k with a further 52 participating in the Fun Run. It was...

PARKRUN PB’S FOR CLUB TRIO

Three of the club’s four runners who contested Saturday’s [11th June] Edinburgh Parkrun recorded new PB’s for the 5k course. Craig McDowall bettered his previous best by 17 seconds by recording a time of 16m 51s in finishing in 2nd place. Paul Young’s time of 21.01 was a huge 24...

MARKINCH HIGHLAND GAMES

MARKINCH HIGHLAND GAMES
OPEN 1600M 8th Jill Horsburgh
OPEN 3200M 8th Jill Horsburgh.
YOUTHS 200m 3rd Nicola Kellock.
YOUTHS 400M 5th Nicola Kellock.
YOUTHS 1600m 4th Iain Horsburgh, Alice Horsburgh and Hannah Stewart also ran.

UPHILL WIN FOR EDEL

The club’s Edel Mooney finished 3rd overall and 1st female in the Glas Tulaichean Uphill Race on Sunday.
Edel covered the 7.4k course in 42 minutes 48 seconds.

HADDINGTON 10K ROAD RACE

Marie Storrie was the only club runner to contest the Haddington 10k Road Race on Saturday.
Marie completed the course in 44 minutes 49 seconds which placed her 68th overall and 8th female.

THREE IN A ROW FOR CHLOE

Lothian Running Club’s Chloe Cox has now won the last three Parkruns she has participated in. Chloe’s winning run began with victory at the Huddersfield Parkrun at the end of April, this was followed by wins over the past two weekends in Edinburgh. Her latest run saw her record a time of...