Thursday, February 28, 2013

Lasswade 10

Can still enter until today - Thursday 28th.

Go via http://www.runnersworld.co.uk/events/vieweventnonmember.asp?sp=&v=2

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Some Races To Consider.....

Heaven and Hell Half Marathon, reputed to be the toughest Half
Marathon in Scotland!

This takes place on Sunday 28th April at 11am from Scone Airport. A
brilliant race, well worth doing.

Entries are now open through EntryCentral
http://www.entrycentral.com/heaven-and-hell-half-marathon

There will be free tea, coffee, bowl of soup and a sandwich for every
runner following the event in Buongiornos Bar & Restaurant.
Caledonian Physiotherapy Services will also be offfering a free
post-race massage to all race participants

On Saturday 18th May 2013 visit the beautiful Border town of Langholm
in South West Scotland for a weekend of outdoor adventure, taking part
in the Muckle Toon Adventure FestivalTrail Half Marathon & 10k.

Entries £15 - £5 of each entry to Moffat Mountain Rescue Team.

For more details and to enter check out www.mtaf.co.uk
Or Contact MTAF on : 013873 80914

If you're feeling more adventurous, how about the Ashmei race around
Ullswater – choose between the 18-mile trail run around the lake or
the 33 mile ultra trail involving some orienteering.

Details of the event at -:
http://www.ashmei.com/events/details/425/16/events/18-mile-trail-run-%C2%A335-+-33-mile-ultrail-run-%C2%A340

There's a 15% discount for each entry if we can pull a team of three
or more runners for this last event, so let Anne know if you are
interested.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

DEVILLA 15k



Loads of pictures from today's Devilla 15k, from Bob Marshall HERE

Perfect day for Devilla...





Wednesday, February 20, 2013

January Races

Ten Dunbar runners started the year with a bang, taking part in the
Portobello Promathon on New Years' Day.

Stuart Hay finished the four mile course in 23:04, Ian Sills in 23:15,
Brian Davidson 24:57, Susan Lyle 26:36, Mary Wood 27:49, Anne Hay
31:23, Theresa Leslie 33:14, Jane Timms 33:59, Sheila Morrison 35:11,
Clare Miles 36:11.

On Saturday 12th Grant Noble took part in the East District Cross
Country League, finishing in 36:37. The following day, several
runners took part in the wonderfully muddy 4th leg of the Borders
Cross-Country Series at Paxton House. Ian Sills was first Dunbar
runner home in 23:26, 20th overall, Stuart Hay 25th in 23:50. James
Addie had another good run in 24:16, Brian Davidson 25:07, Craig Goldie
25:21, Rhona Anderson 26:28, Mary Wood 27:28, Lee Curtis 28:53, Andy
Anderson 29:25, Andrea Davison 31:30, Anne Hay 31:32, Fiona Hamilton
33:02, Jane Timms 36:28, Theresa Leslie 37:45 and Clare Miles 41:06.

The East Lothian Cross Country took place on Sun 20th at Meadowmill
with Rhona Anderson coming 1st in the Senior/Vet Women 2.86 miles in
22:57. In the Mens Senior/Vet 5.32 miles Andrew Crichton took 1st
place in 28:24, with Grant Noble finishing in 34:18 and Andrew
Anderson in 41:00.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Volunteers - Glasgow 2014

Applications for the Glasgow 2014 Volunteering Programme close on 28th
February, and your help is needed to ensure that the Games has a
volunteer workforce that reflects Scotland's diversity and features
volunteers from every part of Scotland.

15,000 volunteers are needed to make the Games a success, so please
share this with your networks to encourage any budding volunteers to
sign up!

Go to www.glasgow2014.com/volunteer

Key information:

* There are specialist volunteer roles such as sports officials,
nurses and physiotherapists but the vast majority of roles require
friendliness and enthusiasm rather than formal qualifications.

* Applicants need to be aged 16 or over at time of application, able
to attend an interview and 3-4 days training in Glasgow in advance of
the Games and be available for at least eight (unforgettable) days
between 23 July 2014 and 3 August 2014

* Applications need to be completed online but help getting online and
completing the form is available from every library in Scotland.

* Glasgow 2014 want the mix of volunteers to reflect Scotland's
diversity and to be recruited from every part of the country

* With support from the Big Lottery Fund and Scottish Government,
small grants are available to meet travel, care and other costs to
successful applicants who would not otherwise be able to volunteer.

Saturday, February 09, 2013

Fwd: Look familiar ?

Mr Rowland.
In California.
In a brewery.
No doubt pondering his organisational skills.........

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

10K Entries

Entry Central are currently experiencing problems with their website.
It is hoped that this will be rectified today - Tuesday 5 February -
please try again later.

Friday, February 01, 2013

Edinburgh to North Berwick

Entry is now open for Edinburgh to North Berwick Road Race on Saturday
4th May 2013.

Further information and online entries can be made at
www.entrycentral.com/edinburgh_to_north_berwick_RR