Stornoway Running and Athletics Club
The Western Isles Island Games Association will be hosting the WIIGA annual 5k on Saturday 2nd March 2019.
The Natwest International Island Games is a great opportunity for our local talented athletes to compete at an elite international competition and you can help to raise funds to support our athletes by participating in the Castle Grounds 5K.
You can walk or run the route, push a pram or take the dog!
Primary aged children must be accompanied at all times by a responsible adult.
There will be a prize for the first male and first female to finish the course.
To register please complete the entry form in link below and return it to the Lewis Sports Centre.
Entry Form Below
Galson Motors 5k Form
The National XC champs took place in Falkirk on Saturday 16th February. There were 16 SRAC finishers in total. It was a fantastic weekend alround, with top performances and banter! Thanks must go to coaches Willie, Lorraine and Allan for organising and supervising the trip. All the hard work over the winter really paid off! 🙂
The SRAC results are as follows (full results here)
Under 13 girls (146 runners):
Sarah Maciver, 30th, 14:08
Francesca Greenstock, 65th, 15:05
Anna Harrison, 96th, 15:47
Under 13 boys (185 runners):
Charlie Morrison, 27th, 12:53
Iain Matheson, 92nd, 13:59
Lewis Maclean, 109th, 14:09
Finlay Macleod, 127th, 14:27
SRAC – 14th team
Under 15 girls (114 runners):
Rachel Murray, 43rd, 17:55
Under 15 boys (145 runners):
Murray MacDonald, 77th, 16:41
Under 17 boys (92 runners):
Daniel Stewart, 67th, 25:53
Under 20 woman (36 runners):
Joanna Gillies, 29th, 35:24
Sophie Graham, 36th, 39:42
Under 20 men (65 runners):
Kyle Munro, 52nd, 29:59
Senior men (719 runners):
Norman Ferguson, 190th, 41:55
Murdo MacKenzie, 217th, 42:31
Andrew MacKenzie, chip issue (not in results), 45:26
Please renew your SRAC membership for 2019 here www.entrycentral.com/SRAC-membership
For new junior members wanting to join the club there is a small waiting list, please email the membership secretary for details email@example.com
New senior members are always welcome!
Membership prices remain the same as last year.
Senior £25; Junior £15; Student £15; Concession £10; Second Claim £15; Family (1 adult and up to 2 juniors) £30; and Family (2 adults and 3 or more juniors) £50.
Wacky Race 4 is cancelled tonight, Thursday 31 Jan, due to the icy pavement conditions. Race 5 will be on Thursday 21st Feb – see you there!
It was another fine winters day and another fantastic turnout on the castle green for the second race in the series! In total 277 runners took part. Huge thanks to everyone that organised the entries, setup the course on Friday, and all of the marshals and helpers on the day!
Here are the results – Lewis & Harris XC race 2 2018/19
The next cross country race will be the Western Isles Championships on Saturday 16th February in the Castle Grounds. The prize giving for the Lewis & Harris series will also take place that day.
Here’s the December 2018 SRAC senior newsletter – https://srac.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/2018-12-SRAC-Senior-Newsletter-December-2018.pdf
The annual club Christmas Handicap took place on Saturday 22 December, here are the results. The race also doubled as Wacky Race 3.
20/04/19 – OGM 2, Stornoway
10/05/19 – North District T&F Champs, Inverness
15/06/19 – WI Track & Field Champs
20/07/19 – Berneray 10k
10/08/19 – Scottish T&F Champs
24/08/19 – OGM 3, Stornoway
24/08/19 – 2 Islands Half Marathon
14/09/19 – Invitational Track & Field meeting