Author: Shane Fenton

Marathon PB’s for Linda & Gerry

Gerry McCafferty finished in 3 hours 24 minutes 08 seconds for a new PB for the marathon distance, placing 692nd of the 11.133 finishers and 35th of 465 in the M50 category.
Linda Garratty recorded a new PB of  3 hours 44 minutes 57 seconds placing 2,894th from 9,385 finishers and 446th female.

Livingston Open meeting.

 The Lothian clubs junior athletes have been in action over the last week competing at the Livingston Open meeting at Craigswood Sports Centre and the first of the Forth Valley League meetings at Meadowbank Stadium. Here is the results from the Livingston meeting: Mixed 300m, Race 4, 2 Erin McComisky[49.53],3...

Great Edinburgh 10 mile run

Lothian Running Club were well represented in Sunday’s Great Edinburgh 10 mile Run. The race started and finished in Holyrood Park, the LRC placings were:
84 Ryan Ferguson[1:07.06],
235 Mel Zobel[1:11.29],
286 Alan Moffat[1:14.21[],
1164 Jim Alexander[1:22.58],
1350 Mike Murray[1:28.26],
1713 Melanie Kennedy 1:32.32],
1816 Jim Salvage[1:33.54],
2094 Mags Turnbull[1:37.00],
2559 Susan Bruce[1:43.38].

Norman’s Law Hill Race

Club veteran Kenny Mearns was the sole Lothian club member in the Norman’s Law Hill Race from Luthrie in Fife. Kenny finished 96th of the 132 finishers.

Parkruns [16th April]

Edinburgh parkrun A total of 416 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #337   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Unknown ATHLETE Unattached 00:16:41 12 1 Lauren Ailish DICKSON Lasswade AC 00:18:04 113 100 Scott BALFOUR Lothian RC 00:23:05 129 111 Mahlen FOX...

Tom Scott Memorial 10 mile road race

The Tom Scott 10 mile race also incorporated the Scottish Championship, the Lothian club had half a dozen members in the line up with four of them recording personal bests. Colin Partridge led the blue vests home in 24th place in 56mins 22 seconds, he was followed home by 29...

‘Round the Houses’ 10k

The road running season is now in full swing, unfortunately at the weekend two long established endurance events took place on the same day. The 54th Tom Scott Memorial 10 mile Road Race took place at Strathclyde Park while the 50th Round the Houses 10k was going on in Grangemouth....

Marathon PB For Owen

Running in the Greater Manchester Marathon the club’s Owen Williams broke through the 3 hours barrier for the first time with his time of 2 hours 53 minutes 49 seconds easily bettering his previous best of 3:02.17 set in last years Hull Marathon.

Parkruns 9th April

Edinburgh parkrun A total of 505 runners took part. View full results for Edinburgh parkrun event #336   Position   Gender Position   parkrunner   Club   Run Time   1 1 Peter AVENT Bridgend AC 00:16:34 12 1 Lauren Ailish DICKSON Lasswade AC 00:18:24 167 138 Mahlen FOX Lothian RC 00:24:13 205 40 Cara...

Ryan ran the Paris Marathon

The club’s Ryan Ferguson ran the Paris Marathon last weekend in a time of 3 hours 37 minutes 35 seconds.
Full results: