Lochiel parkrun – Event number 17 – 26th December 2015

Hopefully, the run today worked off a few of the calories added yesterday!

It was a beautiful morning for a run or walk along the banks of the Torrens. A huge thank you to our volunteers this morning:

Antonietta LIVOLSI  •  Benjamin LAWRIE  •  Frank FINN  •  Jenny LOTHIAN  •  John LAWRIE  •  Rachel THOMAS  •  Wayne PORTER

Have a safe and happy New Year. If you are looking for a great start to 2016 Victor Harbor parkrun is running at 9:00am on New Years Day. Otherwise, we will be back again next Saturday 2nd January.

Male placings:
Sam CAMPAGNALE (SM20-24) (Unattached) was first over the line in 18:58 - second time in 5 appearances.
Justin BEARD (SM25-29) of Squash+RunningWorks, was second over the line in 20:07 - was first to finish once before.
Yang YANG (VM35-39) (Unattached) was third over the line in 20:15.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Jim DOCKING (Unattached) 1326 pts.
Paul SEXTON (Unattached) 1314 pts.
Matthew NOBLE (Unattached) 1185 pts.

Female placings:
Michelle NOURSE (VW35-39) of SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club, was first (8th overall) over the line in 21:42 - 6th time in 13 appearances.
Alison KIRKBY (SW30-34) of Running Domain, was second (10th overall) over the line in 22:22.
Maxine FURNESS (VW55-59) of SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club, was third (15th overall) over the line in 24:25.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Michelle NOURSE (SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club) 1478 pts.
Gillian MCNAUGHT (Unattached) 1388 pts.
Sharon RIGDEN (Unattached) 1232 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Maxine FURNESS (VW55-59) was graded 77.27% for the time 24:25 (15th overall).
Jim DOCKING (VM60-64) was graded 76.23% for the time 21:02 (6th overall).
Michelle NOURSE (VW35-39) was graded 69.12% for the time 21:42 (8th overall).

This week there were 79 runners, of whom 8 were first timers and 13 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different athletics clubs took part.

Lochiel parkrun started on 5th September 2015, and since then 521 different runners, including participants from 27 athletics clubs, have completed 1,905 runs covering a total distance of 9,525 km, and there have been 474 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:
Catherine MAY who recorded a 81.51% run (21:22) on 28th November 2015 (event number 13).

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