Team East Lothian Construction Work Nearing Completion

Construction work for the Team East Lothian Community Athletics Hub Phase 1 Project is nearing completion.  Key to enabling the project has been the financial support provided by 4J Studios and the European Union and Scottish Government through the TyneEsk Leader Programme.  The project has delivered a number of key enhancements to East Lothian Athletics…

Results now available for East Lothian Cross Country Open

After a fantastic day of Cross Country running at Foxlake Adventures near Dunbar, East Lothian, results for the age-category races are now available below.  Congratulations to everyone who took part, many thanks to the officials and volunteers who made the event happen so smoothly, and huge thanks to Foxlake Adventures for supporting the event at…

Cera brings home Gold

Cera Gemmell came home with a clutch of medals after representing Scotland last weekend at The British Cross Challenge races at Dundonald in Belfast, which featured the Celtic XC plus the Home Countries XC. A flawless run saw Cera secure the individual Gold metal for the U20 women’s Celtic XC and her outstanding performance cemented…

Course Maps for the Team East Lothian Cross Country Open Now Available

With excitement, and entry lists, building for the East Lothian Open Cross Country at Foxlake Adventures on Saturday 26th January, our course officials have been out measuring and verifying routes and have provided the course maps below. Online Entries are closing on Wednesday 23rd January with last minute entries available at Foxlake Adventures on the…

TEL Gold & Silver at Inter-District XC

Scottish Athletics Inter- District XC in Stirling on Saturday 12th January The day started with the U13 boys’ race in which Corey Campbell ran a fantastic race to take the silver medal just 3 seconds behind the winner. Teammates Innes Wright was 22nd and Aiden Page 26th consolidating the East District U13 Boys team into 2nd place. In…

Silver Success for Flora

Silver success for Flora Henry at the Scottish National Indoor 3000m Championships at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Friday 4th January.  Running in the U17 women’s race Flora sealed her victory in a fantastic time of 10mins 29sec. That follows on from Flora’s win at the junior Portobello Promothon on New Years Day, closely…

Success in Aberdeen

This weekend saw TEL athletes competing in the East District Cross Country Championship in Aberdeen. Conditions were perfect with a cold and dry day.  Cera Gemmell came 1stin the U17 women’s race finishing with a 19 second lead in a time of 20:02. The Under 13 boys gave Team East Lothian second place in the…

SAIL and Borders XC at Peebles

The Scottish Athletics Indoor League took place at the Emirate Arena in Glasgow on Saturday. 53 East Lothian athletes from across the clubs competed in 82 events throughout the day. Results are still pending but early indications from Team Manger Lesley Buchan are that it was a very successful start to the indoor season with many PB’s being slashed….

Cera delivers Silver during a busy weekend for TEL athletes

Last weekend featured the 3rd British Athletics Cross Challenge meeting in Sefton Park Liverpool.  Cera Gemmell came 2nd in the U17 women’s race with a thrilling finish in a time of 15:22 giving her a fantastic overall competition standing of 8th place. Well done Cera! The weekend also saw many TEL athletes heading to Broxburn for the…

Border XC at Dunbar

It was a busy weekend for Team East Lothian athletes with the winter cross-country season in full flow. As the Borders Cross County Series made its only visit to the county for its second event of the year, 134 juniors took to the Dunbar course on Sunday.  In beautiful conditions, Angus Wright (12-13) was the…

Team East Lothian Open Cross Country 2019 Now Open for Entries

Foxlake Adventures will host the 2019 Team East Lothian Open Cross Country, which incorporates the East Lothian Championships, on Saturday 26 January 2019 with the first race scheduled for 11am.  (Note – this is a later time than last year!) Online entries are now closed. However, entries on the day will be accepted. If you…