McDonald Trophy – Sunday 5th October

Our club handicap 5k is being held on Sunday 5th October at Flotterstone.  This event is open to all club members.  For more details see this flyer. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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26th September 2008

Photos of Jonathan’s BGR now in the gallery

Photos to illustrate Jonathan’s report have now been added to the gallery. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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21st September 2008

Jonathan Whitehead’s Bob Graham Round 12th July 2008

On Sunday June 13th 1932 a guest house owner from Keswick went for a long run in the Lake District hills. He had planned to go the weekend before, but bad weather had made him postpone it by a week. The run was to celebrate his 42 birthday.  Leaving Keswick Town Hall at 1.00 am…

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21st September 2008

The Beef Tub Race – Saturday 13th September.

You would have had to travel far from Moffat last Saturday to find a finer group of athletes.  Stout of heart and strong of leg, 23 of the best Scotland could provide (well, on that day anyway) met at Corehead Farm for the annual Devil’s Beeftub race. Race HQ was expertly managed by Willie Gibson…

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17th September 2008

Final Self Transcendence “Summer” Race

There was great support for the final race of the series on Wednesday 10th September. Despite the hideously soggy evening, a total of 74 runners turned out for a quick 2 lap blast of the mile circuit. A highly competitive race (in both the mens & womens categories) was made much more “interesting” by the need…

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17th September 2008

Photos Galore!

If you want to see photos from recent competitions try the following websites. Some allow copies to be used freely, others will charge you for a printed copy.  Photos by Rob Cleat –  http://www.jampan.co.uk/collection/ Scottish Young Athletes League Final 1  Scottish Young Athletes League Final 2 (Imperfections)  Scottish Junior Athletics Championships 2008  Scottish National Relay…

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17th September 2008

TEAM EDINBURGH – NORTHERN PREMIER CHAMPIONS

National Junior League Final – Grand Prix, Derby 14 September 2008 Following on from last week’s 4th place in the UK Young Athletes League Final, Team Edinburgh (the Under 20 age group from Edinburgh AC, Lasswade and Corstorphine) were not to be outdone and also managed a very impressive 4th place in the National Junior…

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17th September 2008

Paralympic Games – Beijing

Paralympic Games – Beijing  Congratulations to  Libby Clegg who won the women’s T12 100m silver medal in the Paralympic Games in Beijing after a brilliant personal best performance for Team GB, racing to a time of 12.51s for second place, behind Ukraine’s Oxana Boturchuk (12.38s).  In yesterday’s heats Libby, who is coached by Bob Moxey,…

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17th September 2008

UK Young Athletes League Final

UK Young Athletes League Final – Manchester, 7 September 2008  Congratulations to all the Edinburgh AC athletes who competed in the national final of the UK Young Athletes League. Since combined scoring (boys and girls) started in 2004, no Scottish team has finished higher than 8th. Edinburgh were 4th with well over a 100 points…

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16th September 2008

2nd September 1978

What were you doing on the afternoon of Saturday 2nd 1978? As it was the first Saturday in September you will realise that this was the day of the Ben Nevis Race. For those not familiar with the race, since 1971 the race has started at Claggan Park, with a 1 mile run over an…

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6th September 2008
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