Race Reports

Josh Kerr- Bronze Team GB medal at European Cross Country Champs 2016

Edinburgh AC International 19 year old athlete Josh Kerr pulled a fantastic 14th place out the hat during the European Cross Country Championships u20 race out of 85 finishers, With his fellow Team GB athletes they managed to win a spectacular Bronze medal in the team event. His 14th place time was 17.38min       His…

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11th December 2016

McDonald Handicap Trophy 2016

McDonald Handicap Trophy 2016 EAC have held this annual trophy since 1936 . Last years winner Leon Johnson defended the trophy but new recruit Eoghain Hoare was first to cross the line outsprinting former ESH member Eilidh Gillanders. My thanks to all stewards and recorders .Traybakes and Summerhall Brewery for catering ! Eoghain Hoare wins…

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28th November 2016

August 2016 Endurance results

The following results compiled by Kirk Ollason Wednesday 3 August 2016   North Berwick Law Race Callum Reid 20:52 David Cross 22:35 Nick Jellema 24:44   Saturday 6 August 2016   Parkruns Michael Cameron 16:34 (Edinburgh – 1st M) Leon Johnson 17:22 (Edinburgh) Keith Dunlop 17:36 (Portobello – 1st M) Owain Williams 17:44 (Portobello –…

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30th August 2016

Latest Endurance results

Latest endurance results below, please add any amendments/omissions as comments to this post. Kirk Ollason Saturday 5 March 2016 Parkruns Jake Wightman 15:34 (Braunstone – 1st M) John Reynolds 17:16 (Edinburgh) Madis Osjamets 17:17 (Edinburgh) Laura Dunn 17:55 (Edinburgh- 1st F) Kevin Hamilton 20:02 (Edinburgh) Sarah Cadenas 23:10 (Edinburgh) David Steele 23:12 (Edinburgh) Kings Buildings…

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11th May 2016

News from the USA

All-time lists will change following a weekend of impressive performances on either side of the Atlantic with those on form included Josh Kerr, Allan Hamilton and Chris O’Hare At the Bryan Clay Invitational event there was a  long jump PB for Allan Hamilton. The Edinburgh AC athlete is at university in New Mexico and in his…

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20th April 2016

Cameron Wins New Year Sprint

Well done to Cameron Tindle in winning the 110m New Year handicap sprint at Musselburgh. Cameron starting off scratch won in a photo finish and a prize of £4000. Stacey Downie who qualified for the final and  was aiming to be the first woman to win the race, suffered from a tight hamstring was fourth in…

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5th January 2015

East League XC – Alloa

Edinburgh AC sit top of the East District XC League all-age group women’s rankings and second in the men’s rankings after a strong performance at Alloa on Saturday. Following the heavy rain overnight, the athletes found it hard going. Nicholas Wolverson, running in the senior men’s race, summed up the conditions :”A jog around the course…

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24th November 2014

Team Edinburgh’s Young Athletes Create History

Team Edinburgh wrote themselves into the history books yet again when they won the National Finals of the YDL upper age group for the first time in Birmingham on Sunday.  They won by 39 points from Blackheath and Bromley with Windsor Slough Eton and Hounslow in 3rd position.  FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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9th September 2014

Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon  race report from Ian McDonald Before the race I knew my fitness was in the best place ever; any marathon pace runs had felt very comfortable.  My training had, overall, gone extremely well, getting up to nearly 90 miles a week at its peak with 7 long runs of 20-22 miles.  However, balancing…

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28th April 2014

Congratulations Mike Burslem! – Great Performance at World Out Games, Belgium 2013

Congratulations to EAC athlete Mike Burslem who represented Great Britain at the World Out Games in Antwerp, Belgium.  The quadrennial international event is about “inclusion for all” no matter age, race, religion, gender or sexuality. Mike won 6 medals in all – Gold in 100m, 200m and 400m; Silver in Shot Putt; Bronze in 800m…

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27th August 2013
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