Monday, October 01, 2012

August/September Races

Or perhaps the other way round with the most recent first!
At yesterdays Loch Ness Marathon, Ian Rowland, competing in his first race as a 50 year old, finished in 3:03:27 with George Gilhooley finishing in 3:17:09.  Fiona Hamilton, in her first marathon, finished in 4:07:10, Jane Timms in 4:12:21, a pb at the distance, and Clare Miles, also in her first marathon, finished in 5:10:35.
The previous week saw Ian Rowland (3:30:29), Ian Sills (3:54:15), Stuart Hay (4:15:51), Brian Davidson (4:36:54) and Anne Hay(5:02:55) completing the tough Two Breweries Hill Race (and surviving intact - just).
On 16th September Ian Sills, Stuart Hay, Ian Rowland, Brian Davidson, Karen Page, Anne Hay and Theresa Leslie opted for the City of Stirling 10K.
In the Great Scottish Run in Glasgow on 2nd September, Sheila Morrison finished in 57:26 in the 10K, with Rhona Anderson 1:28:01, Marjorie Kelly 2:04:06 and Mags Maxwell 2:06:10 competing in the half marathon.
Brian Davidson and Mary Wood took the challenge of an ultra at the end of August with the 36.5 mile Speyside Way, finishing together in 6:55:45.  The previous weekend was the Haddington Half Marathon with Ian Sills finishing 16th in 83m58s; Ian Rowland 22nd, 86m11s; James Addie 33rd, 89m24s; with Rhona Anderson taking the 1st female 45 prize and Andrew Sheldrick, Neil Jones and Jane Timms also having a good race.
Earlier in the month Brian Davidson and Theresa Leslie ran the Babcock Marine Helensburgh Half Marathon, finishing in 1:29:27 and 2:06:34 respectively. And of course, August kicked off with the popular North Berwick Law Racein which several senior members took part - Ian Rowland, James Addie, Brian Davidson, Stuart Hay, Lee Curtis, Neil Jones, Anne Hay, Susan Lyle and Fiona Hamilton.
Please feel free to post results on the news or e-mail Anne with details.