Lasswade Athletes YDL Manchester

Please find the performances from several Lasswade athletes taking part as part of Team Ediunburgh at the UK YDL in Manchester o n Saturday 16 may 2015. Congrats to all

 

Lasswade AC Athletes performances for Team Edinburgh

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CSSAL East Kilbride Sunday 17 May 2015

Please find the performances from a really wet and windy East Kilbride. Considering conditions a good effort all round. Thanks to team manager, coaches and club officials for making it happen. As highlighted through facebook there were some gaps particularly in the Seniors (Women)  and Masters (men and Women)  so don’t be shy. Step forward and give your club your best.

CSSAL Match 1 LAC Results

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East Lothian open graded 9 May 2015

At least half a dozen young Lasswade athletes tried their hand at the East Lothain Open Graded today both on the track and in the field. Results to follow but first a couple of early pics for you.

UPDATE : Results are now available either at the facebook page below or through www.activeeastlothian.co.uk

https://www.facebook.com/AthleticsEastLothian/photos/a.330776007056359.1073741828.330704750396818/654545841346039/?type=1&fref=nf

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East District Track & Field Championships – 22 & 23 May 2015

Hi Everyone,

Just a reminder that entries for this event close on 6 May 2015.

Enter here online

It would be great to a big entry of Lasswade athletes at this event.

 

 

 

 

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Rachel Jumps for Joy !!!

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Rachel Robertson won silver in long jump and bronze in triple jump at the Scottish University Championships at Grangemouth yesterday.  A fine set of results which sets her up nicely for her trip to Bedford next week for the British University Championships.

Congratulations from all at Lasswade AC and good luck next weekend.

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Good luck to Sarah and Lauren in London this weekend!

http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/teenagers-head-for-mini-marathon/

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Livingston Open Graded 22 April 2013

Livingston Open Graded

Only one adult sprinter and one u15 Lasswade AC representative at Livingston AC’s open graded last night. Whilst both ran well it left me thinking why were there not more Lasswade runners, throwers and jumpers ?

These events are fantastic opportunities for our younger athletes to be blooded in some competition. There are children of all standards so they can compete without the pressure of team competition.

Grangemouth have an open graded on 6 May and for the East Lothian a meeting on 9 May. Both are taking entries now. If we want to compete in FVL and YDL leagues these meetings are a good way to prepare them for competition. It also provides performances that allow coaches to make selections for team events.

Come on give them a try.

For last nights results

http://www.livingstonac.com/info.php?isid=1&iid=1362

 

Brian Hood

Club Development officer

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Grangemouth Open Graded online entry

I have received notification that the open graded meetings at Grangemouth this year are online enty only .

The following has been received and we are advised that a large entry is expected. Numbers will be capped so don’t delay or face disappointment

Please note that entry is online only. Entries via www.online-entries.co.uk , this will take you to Scottish Schools entries page. You will see FCT logo and Grangemouth Stadium’s details below.

As most of you will be aware, last year we were completely bombarded with entries on the night and unfortunately it was not a pleasant experience for coaches, athletes and stadium staff alike.

This is our first time trying it this way and I am sure it will be a vast improvement to the process.

Declarations will be in the ‘wooden gym’, for athletes to collect their numbers. This will be their number for each event on that particular evening.
Please encourage your athletes to enter as soon as possible as all event numbers are capped.

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East Lothian Athletic Meetings – Summer 2015

Some opportunities particularly for our very young athletes as they are happy to receive applications from U9’s to take part

http://www.activeeastlothian.co.uk/…/athletics-east-lothian…

Athletics East Lothian Summer Series 2015

Four events proposed as part of the Athletics East Lothian Summer Series 2015

Meadowmill

The popular series of track and field events at the East Lothian Athletics Arena, Medaowmill returns for 2015 with four events proposed throughout the summer track and field season. Results from all four events will decide the eventual winners East Lothian Championships for East Lothian residents and East Lothian club members who enter.

All four fixtures are open entries to athletes from any athletics club. Further details will be published in due course, please contact jbowie@enjoyleisure.com for further information

  • East Lothian Open – Saturday 09 May 2015 –  track & field programme (first event 12noon)
  • TEL Time Trials – Tuesday 23 June 2015 – track programme only (first event 6pm)
  • TEL Throws & Jumps Challenge – Tuesday 11th August 2015 – field programme only (first event 6pm)
  • East Lothian Open – Saturday 29 August 2015 –  track & field programme (first event 11am)
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April Induction Blocks – Dalkeith Campus

There are still a few place available on our next Induction Groups (for 8-11 yrs) starting Monday 20 April and Thursday 23 April 2015 at Dalkeith Campus . Time 7 pm – 8.15 ish. These blocks will be 10 weeks taking us to the summer holidays. Cost £20 per block. If you know of any budding athletes keen to come and try please get in touch with the Club Development Officer Brian Hood via facebook or through email at brianh3010@ gmail.com

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