Thank you to the 151 parkrunners who joined us for Chermside parkrun #38 this morning. Congratulations to our first finishers Ben Gray in 18:41 and Melissa Watson in 20:38.
Today we celebrated Christine Newman and Laura Heinrich running their 100th parkruns. Christine ran a PB, along with 39 others. Well done, ladies!
Thank you as always to our awesome volunteers who made the event run so smoothly. Thank you as well to Melissa Murphy of Centenary Aquatic Centre and Health Club for the warmup and LJ Hooker Chermside for the drinks.
parkrun wouldn't be possible without the help of volunteers. We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to this week's wonderful volunteers who made Chermside parkrun possible:
Bradley SCOTT • Cyron MACEY • Geoff WHITBY • Jen KLUVER • Jo WHITBY • Julie SEOL • Melissa CLARK • Natalie THORNE • Sarah GRIFFITHS
Have you volunteered recently? Just 3 times per year, that's all we ask!
If you would like to volunteer, please send an email to email@example.com. We would love to hear from you! Our volunteer roster can be found here.
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS
June 4th: Pacers and parkrunner of the month
June 11th: Coffee meetup
June 25th: Coffee meetup
July 2nd: Pacers and parkrunner of the month
July 9th: Coffee meetup
July 16th: Coffee meetup
Thank you to this week's volunteer photographer Julie Seol for all the wonderful photos, which can be viewed here.
Congratulations to the following 44 parkrunners who achieved a PB this week!
Natasha (Tash) KENNY
Ben GRAY (VM35-39) (Unattached) was first over the line in 18:41 - first time in 3 appearances.
Trevor WARBURTON (VM45-49) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:35 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Peter LEWIS (VM45-49) of South Pine Striders, was third over the line in 19:43.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Trevor WARBURTON (Unattached) 3024 pts.
Cyron MACEY (Intraining) 2737 pts.
Brad LACEY (Unattached) 2121 pts.
Melissa WATSON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was first (7th overall) over the line in 20:38 - third time in 3 appearances.
Melissa MURPHY (VW35-39) (Unattached) was second (9th overall) over the line in 21:07 - has been first to finish on 10 previous occasions.
Juliane LEWIS (VW45-49) of South Pine Striders, was third (24th overall) over the line in 23:32.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Robyn FOLEY (Intraining) 2883 pts.
Jen KLUVER (Intraining) 2797 pts.
Ange LOVEJOY (Unattached) 2409 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Trevor WARBURTON (VM45-49) was graded 74.72% for the time 19:35 (second overall).
Peter LEWIS (VM45-49) was graded 74.22% for the time 19:43 (third overall).
Yvonne BOYLE (VW80-84) was graded 72.34% for the time 39:50 (130th overall).
This week there were 151 runners, of whom 24 were first timers and 44 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 12 different athletics clubs took part.
Chermside parkrun started on 22nd August 2015, and since then 1,818 different runners, including participants from 82 athletics clubs, have completed 6,583 runs covering a total distance of 32,915 km, and there have been 1,498 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Clare GERAGHTY who ran in a time of 00:17:58 on 2016-02-13 (event number 24).
The male record is held by Nick TOOHEY who ran in a time of 00:16:03 on 2015-09-05 (event number 3).
The Age Grade course record is held by Peter REEVES who recorded a 86.93% run (18:37) on 14th November 2015 (event number 11).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Chermside parkrun Results Page.