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 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…

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….

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…

Weekend Roundup: Relay Team make Indoor Final, International XC Action

The Team East Lothian U15 Girls 4x200m relay team had a good weekend at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. Winning their heat in 1:51:01, the team then went on to make a good showing in event final at the Scottish Athletics Indoors League Final meeting. In Port Talbot, Wales, Team East Lothian’s Cera Gemmell ran…

Busy weekend for TEL Athletes – indoor relays, multi-events and cross country

Team East Lothian Athletes had a busy weekend with both the Scottish Athletics Indoor Relay Championships and the Scottish Athletics Indoor Combined Events Championship taking place at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, and the Scottish Schools Athletics Association Secondary Cross Country Championships happening in Livingston. Highlight of the weekend came from Cera Gemmell who built…

Scottish National Cross Country Championships Report

Despite challenging weather and course conditions, Team East Lothian delivered some strong performances last weekend at the Lindsays Scottish National Cross Country Championships 2017 in Callendar Park in Falkirk. Cera Gemmell continued to show great form by taking 3rd place and collecting the bronze medal in the U15 Girls Championships. Angus Wright, competing in the U13…

Team East Lothian – Champions at the Borders XC Series

TEL athletes featured heavily at the Borders XC Series prize-giving which took place this afternoon after the Dunbar race. In the girls 14/15 age group category Esme Callander picked up the 1st place trophy. And in the boys 8/9s, Innes Wright also took 1st place, with his brother Angus taking 2nd place in the 10/11s…

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…