Track & Field

Scottish Indoor Championship Finals

Well done to all our athletes competing in the Scottish Athletics Indoor Championships in Grangemouth Our medal winners: Males MastersGary Leek 1st (M60) 60m 8.53 SeniorAndrew McFarlane, 1st Pole Vault 4.55m U20Louis Whyte 1st Long Jump 6.70m U17Callum Roger 1st High Jump 1.83mDonald Ross, 3rd Pole Vault 2.74m, 3rd 60mH 9.04, 4th High Jump 1.69m…

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18th February 2024

World Record for Josh

Well done to World 1500m champion Josh Kerr who smashed the men’s 2 mile world indoor record at the Millrose Games with 8:00.67 The previous world indoor record was 8:03.40 and was held by Mo Farah since 2015 FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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12th February 2024

Lynsey calls time on a superb track career.

Lynsey Sharp, double Olympian, and former European champion and Commonwealth Games medallist, has taken the decision to retire from competition and focus on “other priorities “ in her life with her son Max and husband Andy Butchart. Lynsey is the daughter of top Scots Cameron and Carol Sharp and along with her sister Carly they both Joined Edinburgh…

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15th December 2023

Glasgow Jaguars

You may have seen reports on the club website and on the scottishathletics website  of EAC athletes, competing for Glasgow Jaguars.  For many years female athletes in EAC enjoyed the pathway that the UK Womens Athletic League offered to our  Senior and U20 women.  This has now been replaced by  the National Athletic League, which …

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1st December 2023

How to forge world champions

How to forge world champions By John Lenehan, Edinburgh AC Wednesday 23rd August 2023, Budapest’s National Athletics Stadium, 9:19pm local time… Edinburgh Athletic Club star Josh Kerr kicks hard on the final bend of the 1500m World Championship final… He draws level with Norwegian superstar and heavy favourite, Jakob Ingebrigtsen… There’s a gold medal and…

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29th September 2023

Gold for Paul and Silver for Stacey and Sharyn

European Masters Championships in Pescara Italy Congratulations to Paul Forbes on setting a new M65 World record with a time of 2:13.74 and another Gold medal in the 1500m 4:44.40 Stacey Downie won Silver in the W35 100m in a time of 12.36s, then following it up with a Silver in the 200m 25.25Sharyn Ramage…

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23rd September 2023

Forth Valley League Champions

It’s official Edinburgh AC are Track, Field and overall Division 1 champions of the Forth Valley League 2023. Well done to all athletes, coaches and families along with Yvonne Jones and her excellent team management. Absolutely fantastic achievement. The Club is back in town !!!Thanks also to Caleb McLeod from Pitreavie AAC who presented the…

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30th August 2023

A new British Record for Paul,

Congratulations to Paul Forbes on setting new British Masters Record for M65’s in the 1 mile at the Monument Mile meeting at Stirling UniversityPaul ran 5:08.38 reducing the previous record by over 16 seconds Photo Bobby Gavin FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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30th August 2023

England Athletics U15/ U17 Championships

A Bronze for Calum Roger in the High Jump with a PB of 1.70m Megan McKay was 4th in her 800m heat 2:16.68 FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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28th August 2023

Welsh Athletics U20 International

Well done to our athletes competing for Scotland at the U20 International in Cardiff. Omar Bajo 2nd 400m 48.11, Omar was also of the 4x400m mixed Relay with a Scottish best performance of 3:31.00 Rory Brogan (U17) a member of the Scottish Record breaking team,  1st 4x100m 40.69 and 6th 100m 11.29 (Guest) Cameron Forbes…

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28th August 2023
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