Competition Reports

  • 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 live, with entries on the day also being taken. The event...
  • Team East Lothian AC win scottishathletics FPSG Impact Club of the Year Award - At a star-studded event at the Hilton Hotel in Glasgow on Saturday 3rd November, Team East Lothian AC was presented with the scottishathletics FPSG Impact Club of the Year Award.   The award recognises the huge amount of work and commitment that athletes, coaches, team managers, officials, volunteers, trustees, sponsors and partners have made in advancing the...
  • Register now for Strength & Conditioning for Team Sports - If you play a team sport in East Lothian – Basketball, Cricket, Football, Hockey or Rugby – Team East Lothian Athletics Club are now offering a cross-sport, strength and conditioning programme for 9-11-year-olds and 12-18-year-olds. We can help you to: Build strength & endurance. Develop control during growth. Improve balance & coordination. Move faster over...
  • Provisional results for the Team East Lothian September Open Graded now available - Congratulations to everyone who competed at the final East Lothian Open Graded event of the season today at the East Lothian Athletics Arena at Meadowmill.  Many thanks to all the officials and volunteers who make this series of events such a success and a particular thanks to our event director, Jamie Bowie for all the...
  • Team East Lothian starts construction work towards an East Lothian Community Athletics Hub - We’re improving athletics facilities for the community Work is now underway on the first phase of a project to develop an East Lothian Community Athletics Hub.  Our first phase work aims to enhance and extend existing facilities and in the coming months, construction work at the East Lothian Athletics Arena at Meadowmill will result in,...
  • Team East Lothian AC shortlisted in Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards - Team East Lothian AC has been named as a finalist for the Community Hub, Club or School of the Year at the Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards on 13th September 2018.  The award is made to the Community Sport Hub, Club or School which has made the most progress and impact on their community over...