4J Studios National Open roundup

The 4J Studios National Open took place at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Saturday 18th January, the first event in the new sponsorship deal between scottishathletics and East Linton company 4J Studios to deliver the Indoor Season and the Outdoor track and field events in the summer. At the start of the 2020 calendar,…

Borders XC Paxton House roundup

  On Sunday 12th January, the Borders XC athletes headed to Paxton House over looking the River Tweed in Berwickshire for the fifth race of the season. In cold and windy conditions the Wright family secured an historic family victory with Angus Wright (14-15) taking the overall Junior win, top East Lothian athlete and first…

TEL at Inter-District Cross Country Championship at Run Stirling

The Inter-District Cross Country Championship took place at Run Stirling on Saturday 11th January 2020. Running for Scotland East and securing Team Gold were Angus Wright 9th and Corey Campbell 12thin the U15 Boys race and Bridget Harley 13thin U15 Girls race. Helping Scotland East to take Team Silver were Innes Wright 10thin the U13 Boys…

Cera wins Gold and Silver Medals!

Cera Gemmell won both Gold and Silver in the Home Counties and Celtic Cross Country U20 Women’s races at Run Stirling on Saturday. Amid torrential rain and mud, Gemmell was not only instrumental in a historic first time win for the Scotland U20 Women team in the Home Counties Cross Country Championship, but also landed…

Results: Team East Lothian Open Cross Country 2020

Many thanks to everyone who came along to Foxlake Adventures near Dunbar on Saturday 25th January to run the Team East Lothian Open Cross Country.  Some great running and some great racing across a lovely course in a lovely part of the World.  We were lucky to have dry, bright weather – if a little…

TEL athletes have fun at the challenging Borders XC Peebles leg

The fourth race of the Borders Cross Country Series took place in muddy and freezing conditions in Peebles on Sunday. Ninety-seven juniors took to the slippy and flooded course at Hay Lodge Park with Olivia Robbins (12-13) first female over the line and first in her age category in a time of 9m46s. Robbie Anderson…

TEL strong at SAIL 2

The Scottish Athletics Indoor League took place on Sunday at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow with many East Lothian athletes travelling through to represent Team East Lothian. Results are still pending but team manager, Lesley Buchan, said performances from the youngers were strong and the team should be in a good position in the standings….

TEL’s Hoole represented Scottish Schools at the SAIB Pentathlon

The Schools International Pentathlon took place at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Saturday with TEL athlete Adam Hoole representing Scotland in the Over 16 boys category. Taking on the England, Wales and Ireland teams, Adam competed well securing individual first place in the 60m Hurdles and third place in the Long Jump.  This took…