Team East Lothian Awards Night Celebrates A Successful Year

It’s been a busy year for Team East Lothian.  Our amazing athletes have represented and delivered results at county, regional, national and international levels.  We’ve had individual and team successes at cross country, road racing, and indoor and outdoor track and field.  Purple has become a well recognised colour! So it was fantastic to hold…

Online Entry now available for 2018 East Lothian Open Cross Country

The scenic John Muir Country Park will host the 2018 Team East Lothian Open Cross Country, which incorporates the East Lothian Championships, on Saturday 27th January 2018 with the first race scheduled for 10am.  (Note – this is an earlier time than last year!) Online entries are now live, with entries on the day also…

Busy Weekend of Cross Country Action for Team East Lothian

As we get deeper into winter the pace of the calendar of Cross Country races has increased for Team East Lothian athletes.  The latest instalments of both the East District League and the Borders XC Series were been run this weekend with a number of athletes “doing the double”. On Saturday at Alloa, Team East…

Raise funds for Team East Lothian while you do your Christmas Shopping

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We’re Hiring: Lead Physical Preparation Coach

Having recently expanded our coaching programme, Team East Lothian is looking to engage with a physical preparation expert to work within our current coaching structure to develop athletes in our Academy, Development II, Development I and Potentials Squads. Since 2012, Team East Lothian has been shaping the athletics pathway in East Lothian and is recognised…

4J Studios Provide Building Blocks for Success

Paddy Burns, CEO at 4J Studios in East Linton, is hugely supportive of the work that Team East Lothian AC are doing in developing youth athletes and in encouraging activity and fitness through athletics across the county.  With this in mind, 4J Studios have agreed to help support development of the club over the next 2…

Great Results from “A Day at the Races”

A contingent from the Team East Lothian endurance squad had “a day at the races” on Sunday when they took part in the Scottish 10k road race, held in conjunction with the Scottish Half Marathon and starting and finishing at the Musselburgh Horse Race Course.  The Musselburgh Race Course has an historic link with athletics…

Wright Bros were Flying at the Junior Great North Run

Congratulations to Angus Wright and Innes Wright who each took third place in their respective age groups at the Junior Great North Run in Newcastle and Gateshead.  Angus ran for Team East Lothian in the 11-12 Boys category and Innes for our partner club, Haddington Running Club, in the 9-10 Boys category.  Both ran in…

Team East Lothian Open Results Now Available

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the final Open Grade Event of the Team East Lothian Summer series.  What a glorious day for athletics with personal best performances from many athletes.  Many thanks to all our volunteers and officials for making the event happen.  Here’s looking forward to our next event the East Lothian…

Update to September Open Graded Timetable

Please find below an updated timetable for our event on Saturday 02 September, we have moved some track events forward by 15-30minutes. Please check the timetable for your event time and listen out for announcements on the day. Good luck for tomorrow – hope everyone has a great day.

Well Plaid by Team East Lothian at the Tartan Games

Twenty athletes headed south to Gateshead on Sunday for our annual ‘international’ outing to the Tartan Games. 51 events were entered. The conditions were perfect – medals were won and personal best’s improved on. Congratulations to all the medal winners: Alastair (1st in High Jump); Cameron (1st in 400mH); Callum (3rd in 100m); Adam (1st…

Adam Hoole, Scottish National U15 Boys 80m Hurdles Champion

Congratulations to Adam Hoole on a fantastic win at the Scottish National Age Group Championships on Sunday.  Well worth the trip through to the Scotstoun Stadium in Glasgow. With a time of 11.82, Adam has not only set a new PB but also the leading Scottish time this year so far in the U15 age…