Category: Race Reports

ANOTHER MEDAL FOR SARAH AT BUCS

In her first competitive outing since a spell of warm weather training in Portugal Lothian Running Club’s Sarah Inglis got her 2011 track season off to an encouraging start by claiming a bronze medal at the British University & College Sports [BUCS] Track & Field Championships at Bedford over the...

CATEGORY WIN FOR HERBIE

The clubs Herbie McLean claimed a category win in the Stuc a ‘chroin 5000 hill race from Strathyre at the weekend. Herbie finished 104th overall covering the 22 km course in 3 hours 35 mins 24 secs, this was good enough to take the MV60 category title. Finishing almost 30 minutes ahead...

BRAVE FIVE COMPLETE GRUELLING RACE

Lothian Running Club were well represented in the gruelling Montane Highland Fling Race on Saturday[30th April]. The 53 mile multi terrain run along the West Highland Way from Milngavie to Tyndrum saw five club runners among a total of 321 who completed the course. First club man home in 10 hours 02...

IAN SOLE PARK RUNNER

This weeks Edinburgh Parkrun saw Ian Leggett as the clubs only runner at the 5k event.
Ian who holds the MV70-74 age category record[21.18] for the course finished this week in 59th place in 22 minutes 45 seconds.
210 completed.

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...