GLENCOE MARATHON GATHERING OCT 1ST 2017

Only 2 Lomies as far as I know did this race, myself and Colin Wilson....We all set off at 9am from the Red Squirrel Campsite in 5 minute waves in the pouring rain and wind! A slight uphill start but not too much, my knee was strapped up because of a niggle but it disappeared after a couple of miles! It was wet feet from ... More

Ben Nevis Race 2017

Well done to all the Lomies who took part in the Ben Nevis 2017 race once again, with fantastic finishing times as follows;   1:58:59        Fraser Scott 2:01:07        Cameron Watson 2:09:06       Kevin Peebles 2:16:19         Gordon Pryde 2:19:01         Adrian ... More

Migu Run Skyrunner World Series 2017

The Migu Run Skyrunner Extreme World Series race, 84th place and top 10 in my age group.  I literally can't believe it!  I took 2 hours off last years time. Just left the checkpoint and heading up a 900 metre climb straight up onto the Aonach Eagach ridge after 3000 metres of ascent. Clutching a flapjack for dear ... More

Braveheart Triathlon 2017

What a brilliant result for two female Lomies at the 2017 Ben Nevis Braveheart Triathlon held in and around Fort William.  The race consist's of three discipline's which are; 1.2 mile open water swim, 56 mile bike ride (on NOT closed roads) and to finish, a 13 mile run up Ben Nevis from the transition area near the ... More

Creag Mead 19th September 2017

It was like the good old days with a gaggle of Lomies gathering at Creag Mead. After some humming (Gordie) and hawing (Alan) we made a move in the direction of the Maiden (not Sarah!) where we basked in the light of the setting sun. The race trod was trodded to West Lomond where we basked again. With darkness creeping in ... More

Applecross Duathlon 2017

Gus and Jean Bowman recently took part in the 2017 Appelcross Duathlon involving a 9 mile run and 15 mile bike ride with approximately 3300 feet of ascent and descent.  The results were as follows: 42 109 Bowman Angus 60 VINTAGE Lomond Hill Runners 2:18:27 1:26:28 1st VINTAGE 71 110 Bowman Jean 59 F SVET Lomond Hill ... More

Lomies 30th Anniversary

It's the Lomies 30th Anniversary on November 2017.  Founded in 1987, the Lomies first hill race was Tinto. A strong club presence would be good at this years race to mark the occasion.  Entries open on 2nd October on SI Entries only, race date is 11th November. Back in 1987, there were 139 runners in the first Tinto ... More

SNOWDONIA TRAIL MARATHON 2017

Being a Slomie, this was a real challenge for me..It was actually 27.2 miles of gruelling hills in Wales, Snowdonia National Park...quite a busy hill race, we set off from Llanberis at 9am..a bit on road to start through the town, then on to some gravel trail for a couple of miles, up hill by the way! we then ventured ... More

Dollar Hill Race 2017

I wasn't the only Lomie at this race, bumped into David Osbourne and 2 other guys, one keeps meaning to join the club and the other is already a Lomie but never met him! (sorry forgot their names)! ......About 82 of us gathered for this epic steep race..which included a large group of males and females from France..along ... More

Eildon 3 Hill Race 2017

Only Lomie at this Race....😕..arrived with 10 minutes to spare, a quick loo stop and pick up my number, and we were off!..This was a steep climb from the off..😝...and when I reached the summit of the first hill, the wind nearly blew me off the top..after that it was an undulating trail run around the other ... More