Run report by Joel Millwood
Welcome to our 198th run report! With a recorded temperature of 20.7°C (Fine) and a spectacular sunrise it truly was a lovely morning to run and this was reflected by a great many personal best times!
46 (Awesome work!)
Number of Volunteers
Lorraine ARMSTRONG • Jim CAVILL • Alison GOODWIN • Wayne HARISSON • Michelle HAYDEN • Joel MILLWOOD • Andrea O'GRADY • Marjo SIMPSON • Kathy SINCLAIR • Gary WILLIAMS • Irene WILLIAMS • Alex SMITH
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Cairns parkrun Results Page.
Jai ALMANZA (SM25-29) (Unattached) was first over the line in 18:23 - first appearance.
Jimmy TEE (SM30-34) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:24 - was first to finish once before.
Matthew OSBERGER (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:36.
Jowita KOZLOWSKA (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (12th overall) over the line in 20:47 - second time in 12 appearances.
Ella APPLEBY (JW15-17) of Cairns Road Runners, was second (14th overall) over the line in 21:08 - has been first to finish on 16 previous occasions.
Alena SCURRAH (VW40-44) (Unattached) was third (22nd overall) over the line in 21:56 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.
The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Neville APPLEBY (VM60-64) – 82.20% for the time 19:51 (7th overall).
Peter SAGGERS (VM50-54) – 80.48% for the time 18:47 (5th overall).
Terry MOORE (VM65-69) – 73.81% for the time 22:43 (28th overall).
The female record is held by Montanna MCAVOY who recorded a time of 00:17:26 on 14th January 2017 (event number 179).
The male record is held by Thomas DO CANTO who recorded a time of 00:15:18 on 7th March 2015 (event number 81).
The Age Grade course record is held by Patsy BALSILLIE who recorded 89.27% (23:46) on 18th July 2015 (event number 98).
Cairns parkrun started on 31st August 2013. Since then 3,738 participants have completed 21,330 parkruns covering a total distance of 106,650 km, including 3,628 new Personal Bests.