Scottish Young Athletes League

Scottish Young Athletes League Division I Linwood, 1st June  Well done to our Young Athletes team in winning the 2nd League Match at Linwood. We are now first equal with Giffnock North.  Division 1 Edinburgh AC 531 Giffnock North 521.5 Kilbarchan 434.5 VP Glasgow 432 Ayrshire 408 Shettleston 354 Pitreavie 336 Law & District 207…

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9th June 2008

Run and Become Silverknowes 5km.

by Cath Ferry The sun shone as 159 runners and all the helpers relaxed before the start. As usual, Portobello shelved their usual Wednesday night training to descend on Silverknowes, ensuring some prizes went their way. A number of Edinburgh Athletic vests were also on display, but not in the same league as Portobello. I…

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8th June 2008

St Mary’s Classic

The St Mary’s Classic, Wednesday 4th June,  St Mary’s College.   Competing for Scotland Chris O’Hare. The ScottishPower National Cross Country Champion at under-17 level, clocked a new 3000m best by 16 seconds (8:31.51) in one of the outstanding races of the evening, paced by Ugandan World Cross Country star Boniface Kiprop. O’Hare’s compatriot Simon Plummer…

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6th June 2008

www.roadrunpics.com

This great free site has a large selection of photos from many of this years road and XC races including the Edinburgh Marathon, Edinburgh 10k and the senior World XC. Worth a click… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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3rd June 2008

U20 Combined Events Championships

Saturday 31st May/Sunday 1st June: England Athletics U20 Combined Events Championships  In the U/20 Combined Events Championships held in Birmingham,  Emma Lowry (Edinburgh AC) finished 11th, recording a score of 3988pts, just below her best. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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3rd June 2008

BMC Nike Grand Prix

BMC Nike Grand Prix, Manchester 2nd June 2008  At the BMC Nike Grand Prix, Lynsey Sharp again broke the qualifying time in the 800m for the World Junior Championships in Poland, with a personal best of 2:04.44. Finishing 6th in the ‘A’ race at Sports City, Lynsey has now established herself as a serious contender…

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2nd June 2008

Haddington 5 Race Report: By Garry Robertson

It is the peak period for road running and the latest race was the Haddington 5 Mile Road Race on Saturday 31st May. We seem to have been alternating sunny days with rainy days at the moment and luckily enough, Saturday was a scorcher, possibly the hottest day of the year so far. There was…

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1st June 2008

Rigg Race 2008

This week several club members competed in the Rigg Race at Balerno. The evening of the race was overcast with a cold wind which was thankfully behind the runners on the initial climb. Although the turnout for the club was down on previous years it proved to be a successful outing for EAC. Sarah Balancier…

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30th May 2008

Club name

There still seem to be a number of race organisers, of both large and small races, who are using City Of Edinburgh AC as the club name. This could prove problematic if people are entering using the new club name or a mixture of old and new names are used.  Its worth double checking with…

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30th May 2008

Jumping Gill

I’ve started a blog at    http://jumpinggill.wordpress.com/   covering athletics in Scotland. Any comments/suggestions welcome. If you have information, a news item or suggestions for a topic you would like covered please e-mail me at: jumpinggill@blueyonder.co.uk I would like to include details of what’s happening around the country – competition, squad or event, perhaps regional coaches would…

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29th May 2008
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