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Dave McConnell – Get well soon

Dave McConnell is one of Lasswade AC’s most longstanding coaches and is well known throughout Scottish athletics as both a coach and official. Prior to the coronavirus Dave was at training Mondays and Thursdays with his group and officiated most … Continue reading

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John Brash

The club recently received the very sad news that former coach and official John Brash passed away earlier this week. John was involved with Lasswade AC for many years as both a coach, official and also as a parent as … Continue reading

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Angela McLaughlin (Marshall)

It is with great sadness that the club has to let members know of the passing of Angela McLaughlin (nee Marshall).           Angela has been involved in athletics for many years and was a keen thrower as a … Continue reading

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RETURN TO TRAINING

With the re-opening of the track facilities at Dalkeith Campus, Lasswade are now ready to start implementing a return to training. Initially this will be on a staggered basis where we will start with one group then add groups at … Continue reading

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  Coaches Question and Answer Session: Kirk and Linda Smith Scottish Athletics Club Coaches of the Year 2018 Firstly, we’d like to get a little bit of background on your involvement in athletics before coaching. You were both competitive athletes, … Continue reading

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Lasswade Quiz on Scottish Athletics

Matthew has done a short quiz on Scottish athletics. To have a go please click here

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Lauren Dickson – My return from injury

My return from injury Runners suffer from injuries. It is an inevitable outcome of pavement pounding and does not discriminate on gender or ability, recreational joggers to elite runners all have their share of aches and pains. However, when looked … Continue reading

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A fun challenge from Lauren!!

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Temporary Suspension of Training Sessions

Temporary Suspension of Training Sessions All club training sessions will be suspended until Monday 20th April Over the past few weeks Lasswade Athletics Club have been following guidelines set out by Scottish Athletics and the Government in response to the … Continue reading

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Road Race 2020

The 39th installment of Lasswade Athletics Annual Ten Mile Road Race proved to be one of the toughest in its history as weather conditions came close to preventing the race going ahead last Sunday. Overnight and morning downpours had left two sections of … Continue reading

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