5 Results for month: 09/2017

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