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 Weekend Roundup

Another busy weekend and another great set of results for Team East Lothian Athletes. In Glasgow on Friday evening Cera Gemmell finished 3rd in the U17 Women’s 3000m National Championship race at the British Milers Club regional meeting at Scotstoun in Glasgow. On Saturday, at Grangemouth, Adam Hoole finished 3rd in the Scottish Schools Athletics…

Team East Lothian on the road to success

Team East Lothian runners were on the road this weekend.  There was a good turnout and great running at the Edinburgh Marathon Festival for the 5K road races, which this year were split between a seniors and a juniors race. At the same time, other Team members were on the road to Leeds to compete…

Medal Success at National Young Athletes Road Championships

Cera Gemmell ran to more medal success today, this time in a rainy and sometimes breezy Battery Park, Greenock. The National Young Athletes Road Championships drew entries totalling over 500 and for the U15 Girls consisted of a 3 lap, 4.2k tarmac course. Cera kept the eventual winner in sight for the whole race and…