Lothian Running Club Blog

Weekend has silver lining for club ladies

Lothian Running Club ladies team were in celebratory mood at the weekend after picking up silver medals in two major championships. Almost 500 athletes representing clubs from all over Scotland gathered in Livingston on Sunday for the annual Scottish Men’s six stage and Women’s four stage Road Relay Championships. Team...

Provisional Road Relay Results

Ladies A – 2nd
Lana 20:37, Jo 34:39, Siobhan 19:12, Sarah 33:32 1:48:00
Ladies B – 12th
Yvonne 20:20, Mel 40:40, Emma 19:50, Christine 40:47 2:01:37
Mens A – 42nd
Bill 19:52, Owen 34:30, Peter 22:17
Ryan 40:27, Robbie 16:34, Martin 45:20 2:59:00
Men’s B (V40) – 5th V40, 22nd overall
Barry 18:23, Malcolm 33:09, Euan 18:49
Alan 34:35, Craig 18:01, Colin 35:05 2:38:02
Men’s C (V50) – 9th
Brian 20:00, Kenton 40:10, Harry 22:09, Scott 39:58 2:02:17

Sarah returns to action with podium place

Sarah Inglis made a welcome return to competitive action with a podium place finish in the Vancouver BMO St Patricks Day 5k in Stanley Park. Inglis has been on the sidelines after picking up an injury following her run in the Synchrony Rock n Roll Half Marathon in Arizona in...

Road Relays Marshals Sought – 25th March – Thanks!

The Scottish National Road Relays take place in Livingston on 25th March. The course, as usual winds its way around the north side of Livingston, starting and finishing at St Margaret’s HS. The organisers are seeking some help with marshaling the course. Marshals report at 11:00 and will then be...

Hannah just misses out on podium place

Lothian Running Club’s Hannah Steel agonisingly just missed out on a medal competing in the Scottish Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Sunday Running in the Girls Under-15 800 metres, Hannah finished second in her heat behind Fife AC’s Anna Dalglish in a time...

Gartmorn’6’/Inverness HM

Mel Zobel was the Lothian club’s only representative in the Gartmorn ‘6’ race on Sunday. The 6 mile race which takes the runners on a route around the Gartmorn Dam beside Alloa and Sauchie saw Mel finish in 6th place in the female category and an excellent 29th overall from...

International XC Vest for Jo

Jo Williams concludes the winter XC in style. Following her run at the Natioanl XC Chmpionships at Falkirk where she was placed 6th Jo has been selected to represent Scotland at the forthcoming Home Countries XC, to be held at Wollaton Park, Nottingham, later this month. The full team selections are: Senior...

March Fiddlers – Cancelled

Fiddlers Handicap for March is Cancelled due to conditions underfoot around the course.
The normal Tue night session is offered instead.  Meeting at the Shapes halfway up Howden Park at 18:45 for warm up.

Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series

SKILL MOUNTAIN WINTER TRAIL SERIES Markinch Lothian Running Club were represented in all three races of the Skull Mountain Winter Trail Series in Markinch. All three runs took place within the confines of Balbirnie Park. Paul and Shona Young along with Alan Weir contested all three races with Mike Murray...

2017/18 Club Cross Country Championship – Standings

Tomorrow’s National Cross Country Championships marks the end of the XC season, and is the final event in the Club XC championship.
View the Current Standings ahead of tomorrows event.  Thanks to Calvin Crane for compiling the results so far.

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