Hurdling, jumping, sprinting, throwing

Practising shot put or javelin on East Kilbride’s Queensway? Bad idea. Setting up hurdles on the Kingsway? Awkward. So, while you might see our middle distance runners charging around EK’s streets, we stick to John Wright Leisure Centre’s athletics facilities when training for throws, sprints, jumps and hurdles. Fancy a cut of this kind of…

EKAC success @ Brian Goodwin 10k

Well done to senior athletes John Fergusson (32:49) and Daryl Reid (32:58) who finished 12th and 16th respectively at the Brian Goodwin 10k at Pollok Park on 21 June. Our featured image is a cracking photo of 12th-placed John with what we assume was a scream of delight. We imagine his legs may also have…

Grant Baillie wins Clydebank 10k

Just 2 weeks and 4 days after crossing the line 32nd in the Edinburgh Marathon, Grant Baillie has been pounding the streets again in the Clydebank 10k. He came home with more than a ‘2019 Finisher’ t-shirt, too, collecting the silverware for 1st place with a time of 32:29*. Quite some marathon warm-down! This was…