Runners return to events across the country

Competitive opportunities opened up for athletes in August, with Team East Lothian athletes starting to make their mark again. TEL’s Cory Campbell continued to take big strides forward as he made the trip to the British Milers Club event in Trafford to post a new U15 800m personal best time of 2m03.20s. Club mates also…

Time to Tune into TEL TV

With training sessions cancelled and everyone’s movement restricted due to the Covid-19 virus pandemic, the Team East Lothian coaching team are still doing all they can to provide direction, advice and guidance to the Team East Lothian training squads.  And we’re not forgetting our primary school-aged “run, jump, throw” attendees, and other community programmes either….

All TEL TRAINING SESSIONS & COMMUNITY SESSIONS SUSPENDED

As you can appreciate the situation around the coronavirus (COVID-19) has continued to develop quickly over the last 72hours. Following the recent guidance from the UK & Scottish Government on the coronavirus (COVID-19), Team East Lothian AC will be suspending all scheduled training sessions and community sessions until further notice to minimise the risk to…

Congratulations to MADAC on a Stupendous SUPERteam Victory

Musselburgh and District Junior Athletics Club Boys Team were the 2020 Champions at the 4J Studios SUPERteams Competition which took place at the Emirates Arena on Sunday as part of the 4J Studios Indoor Season. With around 480 athletes making up 120 teams of U12s, MADAC teams of four boys and four girls, in both…

Gold and Silver at the SSAA for TEL athletes

The Rotary International Scottish Schools Athletics Association Indoor Track and Field Championship took place last week at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. Pupils from across East Lothian competed at the event, representing their schools. Following on from his Heptathlon Silver medal last week, Adam Hoole (MG) stormed to victory taking Gold in the Boys’ Over…

TEL athletes deliver at the East Lothian Secondary Schools XC Championship

Dunbar Grammar once again stormed to victory as the cross-country kings at the East Lothian Secondary Schools Cross-Country Championship. On what was a dry, sunny but cold day at Foxlake Adventures, 184 pupils, many of themTeam East Lothian athletes, from six East Lothian secondary schools competed in the team events, with the top four runners…

Borders XC Success for TEL!

The sixth and penultimate Borders Cross Country Race took place at Minto Golf Club in Hawick on Sunday with lots of hills and oozing, energy-sapping mud. In the Junior Race, Angus Wright (14-15) took the overall win, first in his age category and first East Lothian athlete in 11m27s.  Bridget Harley (14-15) took the Female…

TEL’s Relay Success at the 4J Studios Relay Championships

The Relays brought success for Team East Lothian with the Senior Mens’ team of Lewis Goodall; James Fraser; Cameron Steven and Cameron Smith finishing fifth in the final in 1m35.3s. The Boys’ U13 team of Jonny Taylor; Filip Skorb; Max Rickis and Jake Nicol and the Womens’ U17 team of Joanne Welch; Marcia Callander; Lily…