Updated: 2010-02-27
Mother and daughter Mags and Lana Turnbull along with club vet Ted Finch were the only three Lothian Running Club members to brave the elements at Saturday’s [27th Feb] Edinburgh 5k parkrun.

Lana who was running at the event for the 9th time finished 26th overall, 2nd female and 1st Junior 15-19 covering the course in 20 minutes 07 seconds, some 11 seconds outside her category course record of 19:56.

Mags came home in 63rd position overall and 11th female, her time of 24:40 was also well outside her best for the course.

Ted crossed the finish line almost one minute behind Mags in 25:49 for 71st overall and 56th male. In all there were 105 finishers this week.

Graeme Ackland finished runner-up in the monthly Kings Buildings race behind Brian Kirkwood, Lasswade AC.

Shane Fenton

Lothian Running Club