Hoole jumps to sensational silver

Adam Hoole from Team East Lothian, represented Scotland, at the U20 International event held at Manchester Regional Arena on 18 August. With an impressive final  jump of 6.97metres, Hoole  finished ahead of Ryan Edwards, from Wales, to take the silver. In the traditional Manchester fixture, Scotland competed against England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and a formidable…

Medal delight for athletes in Aberdeen

It was a successful weekend of competition at a national level for Team East Lothian athletes in Aberdeen on 28 & 29 August. As well as many athletes producing lifetime best performances, there were an impressive number stepping on the podium. Adam Hoole competed in three events and medaled in two of them. Hoole got…

Team East Lothian Sept 2021 Open Graded Results now available

Congratulations and many thanks to everyone who came along and competed at the Team East Lothian Open Graded meeting at Meadowmill today. Fantastic competition from all involved. Thanks to the parents, coaches and support teams who came along, camped outside the perimeter fence, kept safe, and still managed to support their athletes. Hopefully next time…

Team East Lothian Open Graded Timetable and Start Lists for 4th Sept 2021

We are excited to publish the detailed timetable and start lists for the Team East Lothian Open Graded meeting at Meadowmill on Saturday 4th September 2021. Thank you to everyone who has entered the Team East Lothian summer events this year – it’s been great to see competition happening again at Meadowmill. Start Lists Event…

Medals for Maria – double gold and Champion of England

Maria Lyle had a fantastic two days of competition at the England Athletics Senior and Disability Championships in Bedford at the weekend. The championship is about the opportunity it provides to the athletes with a home Commonwealth Games on the horizon. As well as the Commonwealth Games of course, all eyes in the sporting world…

Top form on track and field, SNJL

It was the 4th meeting of the Scottish National Junior League series at Grangemouth on Sunday 18 July. Temperatures soared and so did the performances from Team East Lothian athletes, both on the track and in the field. Corey Campbell again dipped under four minutes for the 1500m in the U17 category, with an impressive…

Personal bests bonanza at Saughton

From grassroots sports to the Olympic Games, this is what athletes train for – achieving, or setting a personal best performance (PB). And there was an abundance of excellent PBs recorded at both the Magnificent Seven Track Endurance Races in Edinburgh and the Scottish National Junior League in Grangemouth at the weekend. The Magnificent Seven…

Maria Lyle Visits Team East Lothian Summer Camp

Many thanks to double World Champion Maria Lyle who took time out of her preparations for Tokyo to visit athletes taking part in the Team East Lothian Summer Camp at Meadowmill. As Team East Lothian Community Coach, James Fraser said, “it’s really fantastic to have Maria come down and inspire everyone who’s at the camp…

Enter now for Team East Lothian Open Graded Meetings in both August and September!

Entries are now open for Team East Lothian Open Graded Meetings in August and September 2021. Competition opportunities are available across the spectrum with sprints, hurdles, frame-running, middle-distance and steeplechase on the track, and a full programme of throws and jumps events infield. The Meetings, scheduled for Saturday 7th August and Saturday 4th September, are…

Soaring to success at Jumps and Throws Grand Prix

The Jumps and Throws Grand Prix event took place at Caird Park Dundee on Saturday 26 June, with some great performances from Team East Lothian athletes. Laura Buchan finished in 2nd place in both the long jump and the triple jump, with jumps of 5.01m and 10.90m, respectively. Erin Hall was 3rd in the triple…

TEL athletes shine at YDL

Young athletes from Team East Lothian (TEL) were delighted to be back in action on the track and field at the recent Youth Development League (YDL) event, at Grangemouth Stadium on Sunday 20 June. The YDL meet had, like many others, been postponed due to Covid, so it was fantastic to see Match One for…