Updated: 2010-01-23
Six Lothian Running Club athletes were among an excellent turnout of 200 at this weeks [23rd Jan Edinburgh 5k Parkrun.

Robert Inglis who was making his debut at the weekly event was the highest placed club finisher in third place overall and first Junior [15-19], Robert completed the 5k course along the Cramond-Silverknowes waterfront in 16 minutes 03 seconds.

Two places further back in fifth place was Brian Turner[35-39] 16.21.
Making it four Lothian runners in the top twenty were Graeme Ackland[45-49] and Scott Balfour[60-64] who both set new PB’s, Graeme was a massive 102 seconds quicker than his previous best in finishing in 14th place in 18.15.
Scott broke through the 19 minutes mark to come home in 20th position in 18.54.

Making up the club’s male representation was veteran Ian Leggat[70-74] who got round in 22,28 for 77th place.
Lana Turnbull who is becoming a parkrun regular was the club’s only female entrant and she finished third female and first Junior [15-19]Lana’s time of 20.40 was only 4 seconds outside her PB for the course.

Shane Fenton

Lothian Running Club