Team East Lothian Shine in the Sun at East District Championships

What a weekend at the East District Track and Field Championship at Grangemouth. With the sun shining, Team East Lothian had a host of athletes compete and bring home medals. On the Saturday Gold medals were won by Grace Brennan in the U15G Pole Vault with a jump of 2.35m, Michael Welch in the U13B shot…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…