Ginninderra parkrun Event number 239 December 2016

It was a beautiful summer morning at Gindy as 195 parkrunners enjoyed a beautiful run around the lake. The perfect weather saw 24 runners achieve PBs! We welcomed a number of parky tourists from the Gold Coast and Melbourne among other places and it was great to see 11 first timers – hope to see you all back at Gindy soon. Deb – great job as a first time run director and a massive thank you to our wonderful volunteers who make parky what it is. Anyone around over the Christmas break – please check out the volunteer roster to see if there is a job you would like to fill. Usual stats below:

Male placings:
Reece EDWARDS (SM25-29) (Unattached) was first over the line in 15:44 - 9th time in 15 appearances.
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 16:34 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
James MINTO (VM35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was third over the line in 16:50 - has been first to finish on 23 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2968 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 2153 pts.
Anthony HABER (Unattached) 1884 pts.

Female placings:
Stephanie TORLEY (JW11-14) (Unattached) was first (8th overall) over the line in 19:03 - 4th time in 4 appearances.
Ellie SOBEY (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (12th overall) over the line in 20:03 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Astrid SMYTH (JW11-14) (Unattached) was third (19th overall) over the line in 20:50 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Fran FREEMAN (Running Mums Australia) 2455 pts.
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2453 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 2247 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Stephanie TORLEY (JW11-14) was graded 87.31% for the time 19:03 (8th overall).
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) was graded 82.39% for the time 16:34 (second overall).
Reece EDWARDS (SM25-29) was graded 81.99% for the time 15:44 (first overall).

This week there were 195 runners, of whom 11 were first timers and 24 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 21 different athletics clubs took part.

Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 4,515 different runners, including participants from 184 athletics clubs, have completed 32,418 runs covering a total distance of 162,090 km, and there have been 6,269 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in 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 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.

 

Ginninderra parkrun – Event number 238, 26 November 2016

What a great morning to be at parkrun. I know many agreed it was the perfect conditions to be running - there was a great mix of new and old faces this morning, in fact 12 of the 177 were first timers, and there was a good show of parkrun tourists. Bring on the first parkrun for December 2016 next week!

Male placings:
Anthony Joseph HABER (VM35-39) (Unattached) was first over the line in 16:51 - 14th time in 81 appearances.
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 16:57 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Jason KENDALL (VM40-44) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:34.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2877 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 2069 pts.
Anthony Joseph HABER (Unattached) 1884 pts.

Female placings:
Shannon JONES (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (6th overall) over the line in 20:00 - 9th time in 23 appearances.
Emily GEARSIDE (VW35-39) (Unattached) was second (17th overall) over the line in 21:52 - has been first to finish on 8 previous occasions.
Anita SCHERRER (VW45-49) of Orienteering ACT, was third (28th overall) over the line in 22:28 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2453 pts.
Fran FREEMAN (Running Mums Australia) 2376 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 2173 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) was graded 80.53% for the time 16:57 (second overall).
Anthony Joseph HABER (VM35-39) was graded 79.82% for the time 16:51 (first overall).
Shannon JONES (VW35-39) was graded 75.25% for the time 20:00 (6th overall).

This week there were 177 runners, of whom 12 were first timers and 20 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 15 different athletics clubs took part.

Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 4,504 different runners, including participants from 182 athletics clubs, have completed 32,223 runs covering a total distance of 161,115 km, and there have been 6,245 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in 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 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.

 

Ginninderra parkrun Event number 237 19th November 2016

Gindy parkrun #237 welcomed many parkrun tourists to the event, from St Peters to Maribrynong to Hobart to name a few. Humid conditions and some spring wind helped to challenge the participants.

Big Congratulations go out to Debra Kay and Bob Harlow for their 100th and 50th parkrun respectively!

As always, thanks to our volunteers, the event simply would not exist without your help - Gary MOSS, Gregor SUTHERLAND, Jennifer KELLETT, Katherine BRYANT, Lara-Kym LEVER, Lee DEAN, Lena FLEMING, Paul HOSKINS, Robert SOLOMON, Sally SUTHERLAND and Shaun BRADBY.

The usual stats are below:

Male placings:
Martin DENT (VM35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was first over the line in 15:45 - 29th time in 46 appearances.
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 17:26 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Brad HETHARIA (VM40-44) of Weston Creek AC, was third over the line in 18:09 - has been first to finish on 22 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2783 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 1979 pts.
Anthony Joseph HABER (Unattached) 1784 pts.

Female placings:
Kate HARRISON (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (18th overall) over the line in 21:34 - third time in 8 appearances.
Melissa MCCLUSKY (VW45-49) of YMCA of Canberra Runners Club, was second (26th overall) over the line in 22:24 - has been first to finish on 23 previous occasions.
Madison KENNEDY (SW25-29) (Unattached) was third (27th overall) over the line in 22:53 - was first to finish once before.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2360 pts.
Fran FREEMAN (Running Mums Australia) 2276 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 2097 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Martin DENT (VM35-39) was graded 84.76% for the time 15:45 (first overall).
Travis HASLAM (VM40-44) was graded 78.30% for the time 17:26 (second overall).
Brad HETHARIA (VM40-44) was graded 75.76% for the time 18:09 (third overall).

This week there were 182 runners, of whom 25 were first timers and 16 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 19 different athletics clubs took part.

Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 4,492 different runners, including participants from 181 athletics clubs, have completed 32,046 runs covering a total distance of 160,230 km, and there have been 6,225 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in 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 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.

 

Ginninderra parkrun #236 – 12th November 2016

Beautiful conditions met 172 parkrunners for the start of event 236 with the wind picking up during the event making it difficult on the bridges, but brought in a nice tail wind at times. A prams was first across the line, which is a rarity and was sharply followed by James Minto.

Congratulations go out to Geoff Moore part of the 'Speedy Geese' on completing his 50th run.

Massive thanks to our awesome volunteers Avril POUNDS, Bob HARLOW, David BEAVEN, Grant MCDONALD, Gregor SUTHERLAND, Len HOGG, Mary MCDONALD, Pauline UNTERBERGER, Roger ABBOTT, Sally SUTHERLAND and special thanks to Tegan ROBERTS who jumped in to help when a volunteer had to step away from their role to assist a participant - that's the parkrun spirit!

Usual stats below.

Male placings:
James MINTO (VM35-39) of Weston Creek AC, was first over the line in 18:09 - 23rd time in 117 appearances.
Grant BLUETT (VM40-44) of YMCA of Canberra Runners Club, was second over the line in 18:16 - has been first to finish on 12 previous occasions.
Stephen KILEY (SM30-34) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:20.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2686 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 1888 pts.
Anthony Joseph HABER (Unattached) 1689 pts.

Female placings:
Madison KENNEDY (SW25-29) (Unattached) was first (19th overall) over the line in 22:34 - first time in 5 appearances.
Elspeth HAYES (SW25-29) (Unattached) was second (37th overall) over the line in 23:49.
Bridget KELLY (VW50-54) (Unattached) was third (39th overall) over the line in 24:07.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2265 pts.
Fran FREEMAN (Running Mums Australia) 2194 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 2029 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Grant BLUETT (VM40-44) was graded 77.01% for the time 18:16 (second overall).
Jason MCCRAE (VM40-44) was graded 75.70% for the time 18:35 (4th overall).
Jennifer KELLETT (VW60-64) was graded 74.71% for the time 25:58 (60th overall).

This week there were 172 runners, of whom 22 were first timers and 14 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 16 different athletics clubs took part.

Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 4,467 different runners, including participants from 180 athletics clubs, have completed 31,864 runs covering a total distance of 159,320 km, and there have been 6,209 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in 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 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.

 

Ginninderra parkrun Event number 235 – 5th November 2016

The thermometer said 13degC, but the 50km/h Westerly winds brought the apparent temperatures down to half of that. Congrats to the 13 people that ran PB's today, including first across the line Trent Monaghan, who was so ecstatic that he even took his shirt off... I don't know how anyone could run a PB in today's conditions!!
First female across the line was regular Gindy parkrunner Emily Gearside. Well done to all 131 parkrunners this week and as always, a big thank you to all of our volunteers.

By the numbers

Male placings:
Trent MONAGHAN (SM30-34) (Unattached) was first over the line in 17:46 - first time in 7 appearances.
Anthony Joseph HABER (VM35-39) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:24 - has been first to finish on 13 previous occasions.
David BEAVEN (VM40-44) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:20 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David BEAVEN (Unattached) 2586 pts.
Peter EVANS (Unattached) 1796 pts.
Anthony Joseph HABER (Unattached) 1593 pts.

Female placings:
Emily GEARSIDE (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (14th overall) over the line in 22:00 - 8th time in 122 appearances.
Madison KENNEDY (SW25-29) (Unattached) was second (21st overall) over the line in 23:04.
Gemma RUDDICK (SW30-34) of Pub Runners, was third (25th overall) over the line in 23:41.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Judith WILLIAMS (Unattached) 2169 pts.
Fran FREEMAN (Running Mums Australia) 2114 pts.
Tegan ROBERTS (Unattached) 1930 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Trent MONAGHAN (SM30-34) was graded 73.45% for the time 17:46 (first overall).
Anthony Joseph HABER (VM35-39) was graded 73.10% for the time 18:24 (second overall).
David BEAVEN (VM40-44) was graded 72.76% for the time 19:20 (third overall).

This week there were 131 runners, of whom 8 were first timers and 13 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 16 different athletics clubs took part.

Ginninderra parkrun started on 28th April 2012, and since then 4,445 different runners, including participants from 181 athletics clubs, have completed 31,692 runs covering a total distance of 158,460 km, and there have been 6,195 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Sarah MCRAE who ran in a time of 00:17:55 on 26th April 2014 (event number 105).
The male record is held by Martin DENT who ran in 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 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.

 

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