Category win for Jill in 50th Parkrun

There was an excellent turn-out of 11 Lothian Running Club members among an equally impressive total field of 406 for the Christmas Day Parkrun in Edinburgh.
Jill Horsburgh had more to celebrate than just xmas as she was running her 50th Parkrun in total and finished in 1st place in the VW50-54 category covering the 5k course along the Granton waterfront in 24m 36s which also placed her 156th overall and 36th female overall.

The club’s first male and females to complete were Graeme Ackland who was 39th in 21m 11s and Shona Young who crossed the finish line in 22m 49s for 102nd overall and 18th female. Iain Horsburgh and James Ackland came home in 2nd and 3rd places in the JM14 age group.

25th Graeme Ackland [19m 26s] 39th Stephen Malcolm [20m 10s] 58th Finlay Slane [21m 06s] 60th & 2nd JM14 Iain Horsburgh [21m 09s] 61st & 3rd JM14 James Ackland [21M 11S] 102nd & 18thF Shona Young [22m 49s] 155th Ian Hall [24m 33s] 156th & 1st VW50-54 Jill Horsburgh [24m 36s] 206th & 51stF Saran Jones [26m 17s] 354th Ted Finch [34m 42s] 379th & 131stF Val Finch [38m 00s] Full Results:

Parkruns in Scotland also took place in Glasgow, Camperdown [Dundee] and St Andrews on Xmas Day.

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