Road Race Grand Prix Update

Update from Richard

Following some fantastic performances at the London Marathon and the 5k Road Championships at Silverknowes the competition in the road race grand prix continues to hot up.

In the men’s race, some of the guys have already managed to score points across the five qualifying distances, with quite a few not far behind. 49 guys have now registered points, a great turnout.

Below shows the Top 10 and age category leaders:

Position Athlete Age Catergory No of Events Total Points
1 Nicholas Wolverson Sen 5 581
2 Bryan Mackie Sen 4 554
3 Andrew Latham V40 5 518
4 Owain Williams Sen 4 451
5 Malcolm Parry V40 4 405
6 Adam Rouse V40 3 404
7 Iain Craven Sen 4 396
8 Chris Creegan V50 4 390
9 Leon Johnson Sen 3 388
10 Neil Jack Sen 3 372
V40 Andrew Latham V40 5 518
V50 Chris Creegan V50 4 390
V60 Eric Stevenson V60 4 254

Link to full table: 07_05_15 EAC-Road-Race-Championship-Male (7th May 2015)

In the women’s race there hasn’t been quite as many participating and it would be great to see the numbers pick up over the summer. However, there have been some great performances and the final table could be very close!

Below shows the Top 5 and age category leaders:

Position Athlete Age Catergory No of Events Total Points
1 Karen Dobbie V40 4 339
2 Rachael Dunn Sen 2 227
3 Karla Borland Sen 2 217
4 Nikki Gibson Sen 2 201
5 Gillian Palmer Sen 2 197
V40 Karen Dobbie V40 4 339
V50 Sharyn Ramage V50 2 143

Link to full table: 07_05_15 EAC-Road-Race-Championship-Female (7th May 2015)

Upcoming races:

Please note we have added the Self-Transcendence 5k Races to the Grand prix – so look out for these over the summer in the Meadows!

  • 9th May – Loch Leven Half marathon (Long)
  • 25th May – EMF 5k (Short) 10k (Medium) Half (Long) Marathon (Long)
  • 3rd June – CAAC 5Mile (Short)
  • 6th June – Haddington 10k (Medium)
  • 10th June – Self Transcendence 5k, Meadows, Edinburgh (Short)
  • 1st July – Brig Bash 5Mile (Short)
  • 1st July – Self Transcendence 5k, Meadows, Edinburgh (Short)
  • 18th July – Musselburgh 10k (Medium)

To find out future races and to work out how to score points please click here: http://edinburghac.org.uk/?p=19165

Any queries or questions then please email richardmeade13@hotmail.com

 

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