TEL does well at the British Cross Challenge in Liverpool

Representing Scotland, TEL’s Cera Gemmell took sixth place in 15m49s, in the Women’s U20 team at the British Cross Challenge putting her in a strong position for a discretionary place in Lisbon next month. Also racing and representing Team East Lothian, Corey Campbell came 43rd in 10m53s in the Boys U15 race.

TEL Relay Teams deliver at The Lindsays National XC Relay in Cumbernauld

The Lindsays National Cross-country Relay took place on Saturday in the undulating grounds of Cumbernauld House, delivering the required level of hills and mud for a competitive cross-country. With 2534 names on the start-list, East Lothian athletes were keen to join Callum Hawkins, fresh from his 4th place success at the World Championship Marathon in Qatar….

Entries Now Open for East Lothian Open XC 25th January 2020

Foxlake Adventures will host the 2020 Team East Lothian Open Cross Country, which incorporates the East Lothian Championships, on Saturday 25 January 2020 with the first race scheduled for 11am. Entry for the East Lothian Open XC is now open at EntryCentral.com The event is held under UK Athletics rules and is a Scottish Athletics permitted…

TEL athletes take Bronze at the East District Cross Country Relays

The East District Cross Country Relays took place in a sunny Livingston on Saturday 12th October with many Team East Lothian athletes donning their cross-country shoes for the first event of the season.  As the popularity of the sport continues to increase, the event saw many hundreds of runners turn up to take part in a…

TEL Endurance Athletes pick up 11 Trophies at the Borders XC Series

The final race and Presentation Round of The Borders XC Series was held in Galashiels on Sunday.  Although not a point scoring race, that didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of all those who participated on the very wet, cold and muddy course. All athletes then gathered for the post-race presentations at Gala Academy where, Scottish National…

TEL Success at Lindsays’ scottishathletics National XC Championship

The Lindsays’ scottishathletics National Cross-Country Championship took place at Callender Park in Falkirk on Saturday attracting a record entry of just over 100 clubs and 2,458 names on the start list.  As the biggest and most prestigious of the Cross-Country races, TEL had two medal winners! First to take a Silver Medal podium position was…

TEL Cross-Country update

The scottishathletics Masters Cross-Country Championship took place in a sunny but cold Hawick on Saturday 2nd February’19 with Gold medals going to Team East Lothian Cross-Country Managers Rhona Anderson winning the W55 and Megan Wright winning the W45.  Congratulations to them both! Two Borders Cross-Country events have taken place since last reporting.  The Sixth in…

TEL athletes do well at the East Lothian Schools’ Cross Country Championship

Many TEL athletes contributed to their School’s success at the East Lothian Secondary Schools Cross-Country Championship.  On what was a sunny but bitterly cold day at Foxlake Adventures, 181 students from 6 East Lothian secondary schools competed in the team event, with the top 4 runners from each school gaining points, and penalty points given…