Category: Race Reports

45TH ROUND THE HOUSES 10K

45TH ROUND THE HOUSES 10K Lothian Running Club had seven runners among a field of 650 that contested Sunday’s Round the Houses 10k race from Grangemouth Stadium. First club runner home in 34th overall and 3rd MU-20 WAS Max McNeil in 35minutes 33 seconds. Max was followed over the line by...

TRAIL RACE TRIUMPH FOR BRIAN

Lothian Running Club’s Brian Turner raced to victory in Sunday’s Heriot-Watt University Run the Grounds 5k Trail Race.
Brian crossed the finish line in a good 16 minutes 11 seconds.

YOUNG ATHLETES ROAD RACE CH.

The club’s only representative at Sunday’s Young Athletes Road Race Championships at Rouken Glen was Max McNeil.
Max contested a very competitive Under-20’s race and finished 23rd of the 30 runners covering the 5k course in 17 minutes 07 seconds.

GOOD TURN OUT AT PARKRUN

The club were well represented at this weeks Edinburgh 5k Parkrun [19th Mar] with seven runners in action.
5 Ross Milne [16.30]
35 Harry Mulholland [19.23]
85 & 12f Lana Turnbull [22.24]
98 & 18f Jill Horsburgh [22.48]
113 & 23f Shona Young [23.46] PB
169 & 36f Alice Horsburgh [27.14]
229 Mike Turnbull [32.08]
252 Completed

PARKRUN PB FOR SUZIE.

STRATHCLYDE PARKRUN Lothian Running Club’s Suzie Hannah recorded a new personal best at Saturday’s [19th Mar] Strathclyde Parkrun. Running in the race for the fifth time Suzie covered the 5k course within Strathclyde Park in 21 minutes 07 seconds, this placed her 28th overall and 3rd female and bettering her...

BALLOCH TO CLYDEBANK HALF MARATHON

The clubs on;y runner in Sunday’s[13th March] Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon was Shona Young who completed the course from the Loch Lomond shores in 1 hour 46 minutes 41 seconds.
This placed Shona 256th of the 446 finishers and 21st in the FV40 category.

GARTMORN ’6′

GOOD DAY AT GARTMORN Lothian Running Club enjoyed a successful day at Sunday’s Gartmorn ‘6’ [mile] race and Junior 2.8 mile. There was an excellent club turn out of 11 in the senior race and two in the junior event. The race from Carsebridge in Sauchie takes in a scenic...

SCOTTISH SECONDARY SCHOOLS XC CH.

In less than ideal conditions the 2011 Scottish Secondary School Cross Country Championships went ahead at Irvine on Saturday[12th March]. Four Club members Lana Turnbull and Nicola Kellock both Deans Community HS, Keri Greig, Linlithgow Academy and Max McNeil, Broxburn Academy contested the events. In the 15-17 Girls race Nicola...

INVERNESS HALF MARATHON

Despite the wintry conditions 1120 runners completed Sunday’s Inverness Half Marathon, among them were Lothian Running Club duo Ross McEwan and Kenny Mearns.
Ross finished in 323rd in 1 hour 42 minutes 15 seconds with Kenny not far behind in 372nd and 30th MV50 in 1.45.15.

KINGS BUILDINGS 5 MILE ROAD RACE

EDINBURGH HARES & HOUNDS KINGS BUILDINGS 5 MILE ROAD RACE Only a couple of Lothian Running Club members braved the snowy wintry conditions to contest the Kings Buildings 5 mile Road Race in Edinburgh on Saturday. The duo Alistair Robertson and Mandy Scott both finished second in their respective categories,...