Neil Donachie

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the passing of EAC and Scottish Athletics stalwart Neil Donachie  Neil Donachie (Rover Scouts, Braidburn AAC, Edinburgh AC) 880y:  1:54.2   1963;   One Mile:  4:25.4   1959. Neil had a long and distinguished career in Scottish athletics as a runner, then as an official and administrator.   He…

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3rd September 2021

New PB for Beth

Olympian Beth Dobbin clocked a new PB for 100m earlier this week – as she recorded 11.46 at an event in Dagenham.And that takes the Edinburgh AC sprinter to third in the Scottish Women’s all-time list for 100m.Helen Golden leads the rankings at 11.40 with Alisha Rees, at 11.45, the only other athlete to have…

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1st September 2021

Flotterstone 5 Mile time trial

A super late summer evening on a traffic free course in the Pentlands, well apart from the numerous mountain bikers and hill walkers, all very civilised. Great running conditions which saw John Morris fly around the hilly course, taking  first place in a speedy time of 28:34 with really good runs from everyone else. John…

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30th August 2021

U13, U15, U20 Scottish Championships

A fantastic array of medals at the championships over the weekend, a great turn out and performances from all athletes that competed. A huge well done to athletes that didn’t manage to medal but put in 100% effort over the weekend and did the club proud. Our Medal Winners U13 Callum Roger 3rd High Jump…

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30th August 2021

Pipa Selected for Scotland

Congratulations to Pipa Carcas on her selection to the Scottish U20 team for the Junior Hill Running International to be held in Newcastle Northern Ireland. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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27th August 2021

Moira receives her trophy

HONORARY LIFE MEMBERSHIPS . . .CONGRATULATIONS TO MOIRA, JOYCE AND DAVE With Covid-19 restrictions denying us the opportunity to stage our Annual Dinner last year, we sought make amends in terms of our Honorary Life Memberships at the 4J Studios Senior/U17 Championships and, as you might expect our three recipients were all very much involved…

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26th August 2021

Medals for Paul and Gillian

Well done to Paul Forbes on his two Silver medals and Gillian Cooke on her Bronze medal at the British Masters Championships in Derby Men+60 Paul Forbes (M60) 2nd 1500m 4:51.95, 800m 2nd 2:16.68 Men +70 Bill Gentleman (M80) 10th Hammer 27.47m Women +35 – +45 Gillian Cooke (W35) Javelin 5th 22.44m, Shot Put 3rd…

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22nd August 2021

Medals for Katie, Callum and Ewan

Well done to Katie Johnson and Callum Newby on their medal winning performances at the Manchester International. Katie competing for both the Scottish and the GB teams won two Gold medals. Racing with the GB U18 Team in the 800m , Katie won with a time of 2:11.96  then  joining Rachel Callan, Rebecca Grieve and…

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19th August 2021

Scottish Junior Hill Race Championships

Well done to all our athletes competing in the Scottish Junior Hill Running Championships at Peebles. 6K Race U20 Pipa Carcas  2nd 3K Race U15 Boys Dylan Daunt 3rd Josh Daunt 10th Lawrence Ward 11th  U15 Girls Jessica Taylor 1st FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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16th August 2021

Scottish Record for Bera

Congratulations to Bera Ajala winning the senior champs Triple Jump. A Scottish U20 Record winning performance of 15.89m. This record has stood since 1983 set by Craig Duncan with 15.63m. Well done also to coaching team John and Anne Scott and family, this also makes him top of u20 UK rankings. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pin ItEmail

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16th August 2021

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