What a glorious turn out for Gindy parkrun 130. 150 keen runners turned up to enjoy the brisk but sunny morning. Amongst the runner were two parkrun tourists from Shellharbour who enjoyed the course. Anthony Kennedy was the first male over the line with a time of 17.47 and this was a new PB for him. The first female over the line was Jessica Baird with a time of 21.53 which was also a PB! Amongst the runners there were 27 PBs and 23 first timers.
A big thanks to our volunteers who helped out and ran the event seamlessly. See you next Saturday for another great run!
Anthony KENNEDY (VM40-44) of ACT Veterans AC, was first over the line in 17:47 - first time in 3 appearances.
David BEAVEN (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:40 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.
Shane HUTCHISON (VM40-44) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:42.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Craig BAKER (Unattached) 2428 pts.
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2331 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 1700 pts.
Jessica BAIRD (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (20th overall) over the line in 21:53 - second time in 2 appearances.
Brooke WOOD (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (25th overall) over the line in 22:54.
Judith WILLIAMS (VW45-49) (Unattached) was third (26th overall) over the line in 22:56 - has been first to finish on 7 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2145 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 1882 pts.
Elspeth NICHOLLS (Unattached) 1611 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Anthony KENNEDY (VM40-44) was graded 79.10% for the time 17:47 (first overall).
Michael LEAHEY (VM60-64) was graded 76.17% for the time 21:03 (13th overall).
David BEAVEN (VM40-44) was graded 74.20% for the time 18:40 (second overall).
Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 2,424 different runners, including participants from 75 athletics clubs, have completed 13,862 runs covering a total distance of 69,310 km, and there have been 3,297 new Personal Bests.
The women's record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 2014-04-26 (event number 105).
The men's 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 90.46% run (15:33) on 5th April 2014 (event number 102).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Ginninderra parkrun Results Page.