Welfare Resources

Club Welfare Officers

The first port of call for any welfare issue are the club’s Welfare Officers.

  • Neal Drummond (07450 267937)
  • Euan McInnes (07718 894969)

email: welfare_officer@lothianrunningclub.co.uk

Club Policies

Scottish Athletics Policies & Procedures

In June 2021, new Safeguarding structures were launched by UKA and the Home Nations.

The current safeguarding policies and procedures, the corresponding safeguarding regulations as well as the Codes of Conduct, safe recruitment guidance and the Safeguarding Toolkit can be accessed by clicking on the link below:

Safeguarding – Scottish Athletics

Bullying

We are committed to providing a caring, friendly and safe environment for all of our members so they can participate in a relaxed and secure atmosphere. Bullying of any kind is unacceptable at our club. If bullying does occur, all athletes or parents should be able to tell and know that incidents will be dealt with promptly and effectively. Anyone who knows that bullying is happening is expected to tell the club Welfare Officer or any committee member.

Additional Resources for Bullying:

 Athlete Support

Founding member Martin Hyman has made the following generous offer of support. Read more…