Alex is first Harrier home

ALEX Chisholm was the first Garscube Harrier to cross the line in the club’s Jack Crawford Springburn Cup 10k race at Bishopbriggs on Saturday.

In total 13 runners took part and Alex’s time finished 13th in 37mins 12secs. He was followed by: 22nd John McLaughlin - 38:27, 48th Norman Baillie - 42:19, 72nd Kieran McLaughlin - 45:02, 73rd Stephen Wilson - 45:04, 76th Barbara Anderson - 45:07, 84th Nicola Hendry - 45:48, 100th Emma Blair - 47:29, 123rd Stevie Cullen - 49:54, 139th Raghbir Singh - 50:54, 142nd Alison Condie - 51:29, 143rd Stuart Irvine - 51:36 and 181st Joan Morris - 1:12:09. A total of 183 finished.

Meanwhile on the same day Danny Burns finished in 49th place out of 366 runners in the Glasgow parkrun 5k race at Pollok Park in 20mins 57secs, Caroline Dow was was 269th in 29:08 and Graham Irving 355th in a race pb of 36:32. Three members turned out for Lasswade Athletics Club’s 10 Miles Road Race at Rosewell, Midlothian on Sunday March 4. John McLaughlin was first home in 23rd place in 1hr 2mins 38secs followed by Gail Beaton 74th in 1:08:06 and Marian Kelly 149th in 1:13:51. A total of 383 finished.