TEL does well at the British Cross Challenge in Liverpool

Representing Scotland, TEL’s Cera Gemmell took sixth place in 15m49s, in the Women’s U20 team at the British Cross Challenge putting her in a strong position for a discretionary place in Lisbon next month. Also racing and representing Team East Lothian, Corey Campbell came 43rd in 10m53s in the Boys U15 race.

TEL’s Borders XC Series starts with mud, rain and results!

The Borders XC Series kicked off in a muddy, wet and cold Lauder on Sunday. The Junior Race saw Innes Wright (12-13) taking the top East Lothian place, second overall and first in his age category in 12m22s.  Robbie Anderson (16-17) took second East Lothian, sixth overall and first in his age category in 12m38s…

FPSG Seniors and U17 Championships roundup

In blustery but dry conditions at the FPSG Seniors and U17 Championships in Grangemouth on the 17th of August, Team East Lothian athletes claimed podium positions. There was Gold for Cera Gemmell, competing in the 5000m U20 women’s event, securing the win in 16m51.01s. In a terrific final, Adam Hoole, who was recently crowned English…

TEL’s Adam Hoole – English U17 Decathlon Champion 2019

Adam Hoole of Team East Lothian was crowned U17 Decathlon Champion at the English Athletics Combined Events Championships in Manchester held on the weekend of 3rd and 4thAugust 2019. There was delight for Adam Hoole, from Musselburgh, in the U17 Men’s Decathlon as he took home the championship title with a total points score and personal…

Gold, Silver, Bronze & PB’s for TEL athletes at the SSAA Track & Field Championships.

The Rotary International Scottish Schools’ Track and Field Championships, one of the major Scottish athletics competitions of the year, took place over two days at Grangemouth Stadium.  Just over one thousand athletes from two hundred and twenty one Scottish schools took part including TEL athletes representing Dunbar Grammar; Preston Lodge HS; North Berwick HS; Musselburgh…

TEL Secures Silver Medals at the SSAA

Adam Hoole (U17) won the Silver Medal at the Scottish Schools Athletics Association Pentathlon Championships at the weekend. Competing in 5 events consisting of 100m Hurdles, High Jump, Long Jump, Shot Put and 800m, Hoole accumulated enough points to secure 2nd place and will now be invited to the SSAA Combined Events training day next month. Also securing a…

TEL athletes compete at the scottishathletics Throws Grand Prix Series

  The second in the scottishathletics Throws Grand Prix Series took place in Livingston. Team East Lothian athletes competed in multiple events with excellent performances from Michael Welch (TEL U15B) who came first in his age for all three of his events: Shot Put, Discus and Javelin – well done Michael. There were also great…

TEL’s Cameron Bullen wins the EMF 5k

Storming to victory in the EMF 5k was TEL’s Endurance Squad athlete, Cameron Bullen who broke through the finishing tape to take the Gold Medal in 17m40s. With 1500 athletes taking on the challenge, Cammy started strongly and kept with the lead club runners.  He rounded the final corner almost shoulder to shoulder with the…

TEL’s Cameron Bullen takes third at the Archerfield 10k

The Archerfield 10k took place in windy conditions on Sunday.  Starting at Archerfield Walled Garden, the course took in a variety of terrains and surrounding beauty spots with live music and entertainment to keep everyone on the move and entertained. With 440 runners taking to the course Cameron Bullen, a TEL Endurance Squad athletes, came…