Results from East Lothian Primary Schools Athletics Championships

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the 2018 East Lothian Primary Schools Athletics Championships at the East Lothian Athletics Arena at Meadowmill last week. Many thanks to the volunteers, teachers and students who helped to make the events such great successes.  Please find below detailed results for both the Large Schools and Smalls Schools…

Team East Lothian in the spotlights at Muller Indoor Grand Prix

Team East Lothian AC made their presence felt again on Sunday with Maria Lyle competing in the Muller Indoor Grand Prix at the Emirates Arena.  And, having qualified earlier in the year for the Scottish National Indoor Relay Championships Finals, Team East Lothian had U13 Boys and U15 Girls teams there too, competing as part…

Cross Country Gold for Scotland

Great news over the weekend as Cera Gemmell won Gold for Scotland in the U17 Woman’s race at a bright, but chilly,  Celtic Cross Country event, part of the 41st annual Antrim International Cross Country in Antrim, Northern Ireland on Saturday. In a combined U17 and U20s race, Cera finished 3rd overall, with two other…

jogscotland Meadowmill to Join Up with Team East Lothian Athletic Club

The Meadowmill jogscotland group has decided to join forces with Team East Lothian Athletic Club (TEL). The Meadowmill group has been going since 2006 and is East Lothian’s longest established jogscotland group, helping hundreds of local people to start jogging for the first time as well as helping people return to jogging after a break…

Commonwealth Call-up for Maria

Golden Girl Going To Gold Coast In Search Of A Gold Team East Lothian athlete, Maria Lyle, has been talking to Lynda Gilroy, East Lothian Athletics Development Officer, about Team Scotland and the road to the Commonwealth Games 2018; Congratulations to Maria Lyle, for her selection to Team Scotland.  Maria will be travelling out to the…

New Athletics Development Officer for East Lothian

Congratulations to Lynda Gilroy on her recent appointment as East Lothian Athletics Development Officer.  The East Lothian Athletics Development Officer role is supported through a partnership with East Lothian Council, Enjoy Leisure and Team East Lothian and will give Lynda the opportunity to get involved in developing athletic endeavour throughout the community in East Lothian….

Team East Lothian athletes selected for Inter-District Cross Country Final

Congratulations to Angus Wright, U13 boys, Bridget Harley U13 girls, and Cera Gemmell, U17 women, who have all been selected to run for the East District at the Inter-District Cross Country Final at the simplyHealth Great Edinburgh Cross Country meeting on the 13th of January 2018. Full details can be found on the scottishAthletics website….

Not a small step, more a big leap for Team East Lothian…

Congratulations to Adam Hoole who competed in his first pole vault competition at the weekend; the Glasgow Pole Vault Grand Prix at the Glasgow Pole Vault School in Tollcross, Glasgow. Adam jumped 2.73m to reach a new personal best.  It was a first for Team East Lothian too with Adam our first athlete to complete…