The weekend saw the weather start to cool yet there were a good show of 210 runners who participated at Gindy parkrun. Of the 210 runners 28 were first timers and 37 recorded new Personal Bests which is a great achievement. Representatives of 21 different athletics clubs took part. There were also a number of parkrun tourists present on the day.
Andrew MCGOWAN (SM30-34) of North Canberra Gunghalin Athletics Club, was first over the line in 16:43 - 4th time in 13 appearances.
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 16:44 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
James MINTO (VM35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was third over the line in 17:00 - has been first to finish on 19 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 3964 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 3712 pts.
David HARRIES (Unattached) 3289 pts.
Elizabeth HUMPHRIES (SW30-34) of Weston Creek AC, was first (9th overall) over the line in 18:46 - 6th time in 7 appearances.
Kathie DENT (VW35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was second (11th overall) over the line in 19:15 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Jen BRIGHT (VW40-44) of Speedy Geese, was third (14th overall) over the line in 19:25 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 4066 pts.
Chloe MILLER (Unattached) 3338 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 3256 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) was graded 81.57% for the time 16:44 (second overall).
David CLARKE (VM55-59) was graded 81.57% for the time 19:10 (10th overall).
Peter ZYGADLO (VM45-49) was graded 80.26% for the time 18:14 (6th overall).
Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 3,982 different runners, including participants from 153 athletics clubs, have completed 27,017 runs covering a total distance of 135,085 km, and there have been 5,544 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 2014-04-26 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in a time of 00:14:42 on 2012-11-17 (event number 30).
The Age Grade course record is held by Rowan WALKER who recorded a 91.21% run (15:33) on 4th April 2015 (event number 154).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Ginninderra parkrun Results Page.