Competition Reports

  • Team East Lothian in the spotlights at Muller Indoor Grand Prix - Team East Lothian AC made their presence felt again on Sunday with Maria Lyle competing in the Muller Indoor Grand Prix at the Emirates Arena.  And, having qualified earlier in the year for the Scottish National Indoor Relay Championships Finals, Team East Lothian had U13 Boys and U15 Girls teams there too, competing as part...
  • Angus Wright wins U13B National XC Championship on a big weekend for Team East Lothian - Recognised as one of the newest athletics clubs in Scotland, the Team East Lothian squad entered, the Lindsays Scottish National Cross Country Championships in Callander Park, Falkirk on Saturday, with athletes ready to make a mark.  And they definitely delivered on that intention. First up in the U13 Girls race Bridget Harley finished just outside...
  • Team East Lothian Cross Country Open Results 2018 Now Available - Congratulations and may thanks to everyone who came along to the John Muir Country Park near Dunbar on Saturday to take part in annual Team East Lothian Cross Country Open event.  Lots of great performances as can seen in the results below.  Many thanks to the event organising team who made it all happen so...
  • Cross Country Gold for Scotland - Great news over the weekend as Cera Gemmell won Gold for Scotland in the U17 Woman’s race at a bright, but chilly,  Celtic Cross Country event, part of the 41st annual Antrim International Cross Country in Antrim, Northern Ireland on Saturday. In a combined U17 and U20s race, Cera finished 3rd overall, with two other...
  • jogscotland Meadowmill to Join Up with Team East Lothian Athletic Club - The Meadowmill jogscotland group has decided to join forces with Team East Lothian Athletic Club (TEL). The Meadowmill group has been going since 2006 and is East Lothian’s longest established jogscotland group, helping hundreds of local people to start jogging for the first time as well as helping people return to jogging after a break...
  • Commonwealth Call-up for Maria - Golden Girl Going To Gold Coast In Search Of A Gold Team East Lothian athlete, Maria Lyle, has been talking to Lynda Gilroy, East Lothian Athletics Development Officer, about Team Scotland and the road to the Commonwealth Games 2018; Congratulations to Maria Lyle, for her selection to Team Scotland.  Maria will be travelling out to the...
  • New Athletics Development Officer for East Lothian - Congratulations to Lynda Gilroy on her recent appointment as East Lothian Athletics Development Officer.  The East Lothian Athletics Development Officer role is supported through a partnership with East Lothian Council, Enjoy Leisure and Team East Lothian and will give Lynda the opportunity to get involved in developing athletic endeavour throughout the community in East Lothian....
  • Team East Lothian athletes selected for Inter-District Cross Country Final - Congratulations to Angus Wright, U13 boys, Bridget Harley U13 girls, and Cera Gemmell, U17 women, who have all been selected to run for the East District at the Inter-District Cross Country Final at the simplyHealth Great Edinburgh Cross Country meeting on the 13th of January 2018. Full details can be found on the scottishAthletics website....
  • Not a small step, more a big leap for Team East Lothian… - Congratulations to Adam Hoole who competed in his first pole vault competition at the weekend; the Glasgow Pole Vault Grand Prix at the Glasgow Pole Vault School in Tollcross, Glasgow. Adam jumped 2.73m to reach a new personal best.  It was a first for Team East Lothian too with Adam our first athlete to complete...
  • 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...