Ginninderra parkrun Event number 268, 24th June 2017
This week 173 people braved a relatively mild 5 degrees to run, jog or walk the course. We had 13 were first timers and 25 people recorded new Personal Bests. Well done to these people. Representatives of 16 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 11 volunteers: Roget Abbott, David Harries, Lindsay Currie, Nathan Tucker, Melinda Armstrong, Nic Duncan, Debbie Lovett, Ted Huynh, Chris Lamb, Jacqui Warden and Andrew Warden.
Congratulations to Sam Spencer on his 100th run and Will Barlow on his 150th.
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Ginninderra parkrun Results Page.
James MINTO (VM35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was first over the line in 17:50 - 32nd time in 135 appearances.
An unknown runner was second.
Jason MCCRAE (VM45-49) of YMCA of Canberra Runners Club, was third over the line in 18:17.
Elizabeth HUMPHRIES (SW30-34) of Weston Creek AC, was first (6th overall) over the line in 18:53 - 11th time in 12 appearances.
Kate VANDENBERG (VW35-39) of YMCA of Canberra Runners Club, was second (12th overall) over the line in 20:44 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Emily GEARSIDE (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (18th overall) over the line in 21:46 - has been first to finish on 12 previous occasions.
The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Elizabeth HUMPHRIES (SW30-34) – 78.46% for the time 18:53 (6th overall).
Jason MCCRAE (VM45-49) – 77.58% for the time 18:17 (third overall).
Gail WILKES (VW55-59) – 76.86% for the time 24:12 (37th overall).
The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who recorded a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who recorded a time of 00:14:42 on 17th November 2012 (event number 30).
The Age Grade course record is held by Rowan WALKER who recorded 91.21% (15:33) on 4th April 2015 (event number 154).
Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012. Since then 5,121 participants have completed 37,989 parkruns covering a total distance of 189,945 km, including 7,095 new Personal Bests.