**Now with added VIDEO!** …and added Dan Blog! **
Race Report 1 – by Garry Robertson:
EAC ‘on the road’ continued with the Arran Half Marathon. After the long Journey up to Skye two weeks ago, this was a relatively easy journey to a ‘local’ Island half. We headed off on the Saturday morning and 1 ½ hours after leaving Edinburgh, were at Ardrossan waiting for the 50 minute Ferry journey to Arran.
Since we were making a weekend of it, we decided not to take cars across to the Island, but to take bikes as our mode of transport. This meant cycling was also to be a big part of the weekend, it wasn’t all about running. We were staying at the far side of the Island at the Kinloch Hotel, (which just happened to be the race headquarters for the half marathon), so it did mean a longer cycle on the Saturday than perhaps ideal the day before the race, but we were there for an enjoyable weekend, not focussed entirely on getting PB’s in the race. (more…)