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’s Borders XC Series starts with mud, rain and results!

The Borders XC Series kicked off in a muddy, wet and cold Lauder on Sunday. The Junior Race saw Innes Wright (12-13) taking the top East Lothian place, second overall and first in his age category in 12m22s.  Robbie Anderson (16-17) took second East Lothian, sixth overall and first in his age category in 12m38s…

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 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….

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…

Borders XC Series – Dunbar

Team East Lothian was, once again, well represented at the final leg of the Borders Cross Country series which took place on Sunday at a blustery Dunbar, with beach and dunes running predominantly the order of the day. Fraser Kelly narrowly missed out on winning the overall series, coming in second on the day after a…