Monday, August 06, 2007

Scottish Gas Races (and a couple of others..)

Granton was the venue for the running of the Scottish Gas 5K and 10K
races, which took place on Sunday 5th August.

Amongst the 425 finishers of the 10K event was Stuart Hay from Dunbar
Running Club, who achieved 20th place overall with a personal best
time of 37:02. Club mates Anne Hay and Jamie Cherrie finished in
44:26 and 46:28 respectively, with Fay Stanton also achieving a
personal best time of 54:16. Graeme Jones did well in the 5K,
finishing 11th out of 103, with a time of 19:23, with Steve Pattison
finishing not far behind in 20:17 and Mary Pattison taking 34th place
with a time of 23:47.

Several of the runners had taken part in the North Berwick Law Race
the previous Wednesday along with Ian Rowland and Ian Sills who
finished the challenging run in 22:09 and 22:32 respectively. Graeme
Jones finished in 24:10, Stuart Hay in 24:41 and Richard Taylor in
25:07. Rona Anderson was first Dunbar lady home in 26:30 with junior
runners Cameron Law and Hamish Law finishing well in 29:31 and 30:33.
Other senior runners were Steve Pattison 27:08, Frank Weissgerber
27:25, Anne Hay 27:36 and Andrew Anderson in 28:32.

Eleven runners also enjoyed the popular Musselburgh 6 mile race.