Lochiel parkrun – Event number 6 – 10th October 2015

Hi Everyone,

We had a GREAT morning.... a GREAT run. Congrats to all the runners. Good to see new people each week coming along and having ago. Well done to you all. Also to all the volunteers who make this possible along with the runners. Thanks for the new volunteers who put their names down for following weeks.

Male placings:

Justin BEARD (SM25-29) of Squash+RunningWorks, was first over the line in 19:14 - first time in 2 appearances.
Dominic THEWLIS (SM30-34) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:55.
Richard FRIMPONG (SM20-24) (Unattached) was third over the line in 20:20.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Paul SEXTON (Unattached) 530 pts.
John LAWRIE (Unattached) 525 pts.
Patrick WYERS (Unattached) 477 pts.

Female placings:
Riesje HANSEN-AL (VW45-49) of SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club, was first (7th overall) over the line in 22:06 - first time in 4 appearances.
Alison KIRKBY (SW30-34) of SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club, was second (8th overall) over the line in 22:27.
Stella BENGER (JW11-14) (Unattached) was third (11th overall) over the line in 23:38.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Gillian MCNAUGHT (Unattached) 531 pts.
Michelle NOURSE (SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club) 482 pts.
Jo PORTER (Unattached) 453 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Christine Alice GOODWIN (VW60-64) was graded 72.96% for the time 27:22 (34th overall).
Riesje HANSEN-AL (VW45-49) was graded 71.87% for the time 22:06 (7th overall).
Graham BIGNELL (VM60-64) was graded 71.03% for the time 22:47 (10th overall).

This week there were 107 runners, of whom 24 were first timers and 28 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 7 different athletics clubs took part.

Lochiel parkrun started on 5th September 2015, and since then 319 different runners, including participants from 16 athletics clubs, have completed 693 runs covering a total distance of 3,465 km, and there have been 145 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Susan GEORGE who ran in a time of 00:20:40 on 2015-09-12 (event number 2).
The male record is held by Bryn NICHOLLS who ran in a time of 00:16:44 on 2015-09-05 (event number 1).
The Age Grade course record is held by Bryn NICHOLLS who recorded a 79.78% run (16:44) on 5th September 2015 (event number 1).

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Lochiel parkrun Results Page.