Graeme’s Pictures: 67 and 68 at Hamilton

One of the great iconic venues of Scottish cross-country running was Hamilton for the National.   Glasgow University were ‘ever-presents’ at Hamilton Nationals and Graeme Orr has photographs, mainly of Glasgow students but also of some of the big names running there in 1967 and 1968.

Start, 1967

After One Mile, 1967

A Irvine, GUH&H, 1967

R Beaney (66), 1967

Joe Reilly, 1967


Iain Macfarlane, 1967

G Orr leads J McHardy, 1967



G Orr leads D Mars, 1967

A Reid, 1967


1967 GU H&H team: Back:  Stuart Polwart, Alex Turnbull, Jim McHardy; Front:  Willie MacDonald, Iain McFarlane

Start, 1968

Leaders early on: including Lachie, the Brown brothers, Alistair Blamire, …

Alex and Andy Brown

John Linaker, Lachie, Alex and Andy Brown, Jim Brennan, 1968