Updated: 2010-10-03
Lothian Running Club female duo Jill Horsburgh and Maureen Gillies were in action in the Lake District on Saturday [2nd Oct]taking part in the Puma Coniston 15K Trail Race which is part of the Lakeland Trails Series.

Starting and finishing at John Ruskin School in Coniston village, the 15km circuit along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways takes in panoramic views of Lake Coniston and the surrounding peaks of the Old Man, Swirl How, Wetherlam and Dow Crags.

Both finished well up in their repective categories, Maureen finished in 1 hour 23 minutes 22 seconds which placed her 182nd overall and 8th in the Lady Vet 40 group.

Jill completed in 1 hour 27 minutes 24 seconds for a finishing position of 233rd and runner up in the Lady Vet 50 category.

In all there were 433 finishers.

Shane Fenton

Lothian Running Club