Runners return to events across the country

Competitive opportunities opened up for athletes in August, with Team East Lothian athletes starting to make their mark again. TEL’s Cory Campbell continued to take big strides forward as he made the trip to the British Milers Club event in Trafford to post a new U15 800m personal best time of 2m03.20s. Club mates also…

New World Record set at 4J Studios National Open Series at Meadowmill

A new World Record was recorded at the 4J Studios National Open Series held at Meadowmill over the weekend.  Para athlete Kayleigh Haggo wowed officials and fellow athletes with her stunning performance, clocking a World Record in the RaceRunner 2 Category 200m in 37.75 seconds.  Kayleigh later tweeted ‘Thanks @scotathletics for a fun, inclusive and safe competition…

Results: Team East Lothian Open Cross Country 2020

Many thanks to everyone who came along to Foxlake Adventures near Dunbar on Saturday 25th January to run the Team East Lothian Open Cross Country.  Some great running and some great racing across a lovely course in a lovely part of the World.  We were lucky to have dry, bright weather – if a little…

Double Gold for Maria Lyle!

Team East Lothian’s Maria Lyle claimed two Gold medals at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai. First was her outstanding performance to take the Gold Medal in the T35 100m on Sunday in a time of 14.62s. She then took the championships by storm, claiming a second Gold Medal in the T35 200m in…

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 Success at The Scottish Trail Championship

The Scottish Trail Championship took place in the beautiful Falkland Estate in Fife on Sunday 1st September with a record number of 350 athletes on the start-lists from Masters right through to U13 Development races. Bridget Harley cruised ahead in the U15 Girls race to take the win with a substantial lead in 23m06s. In the…

TEL’s Adam Hoole – English U17 Decathlon Champion 2019

Adam Hoole of Team East Lothian was crowned U17 Decathlon Champion at the English Athletics Combined Events Championships in Manchester held on the weekend of 3rd and 4thAugust 2019. There was delight for Adam Hoole, from Musselburgh, in the U17 Men’s Decathlon as he took home the championship title with a total points score and personal…

TEL’s Cameron Bullen wins the EMF 5k

Storming to victory in the EMF 5k was TEL’s Endurance Squad athlete, Cameron Bullen who broke through the finishing tape to take the Gold Medal in 17m40s. With 1500 athletes taking on the challenge, Cammy started strongly and kept with the lead club runners.  He rounded the final corner almost shoulder to shoulder with the…