This weekend is Minnippi parkrun's 3rd birthday and is a rainbow theme. Presentations and briefing will begin at 6.45am to ensure that we have time to celebrate. There will be birthday cake, lucky runner prizes and lots of fun. Please feel free to bring a plate of food to share.
Last weekend we got to see Liam Boudin break his own course record again and is now down to 14.52. Well done Liam.
Congratulations to these milestone runs: Michael Boyle 100 - runs, Scott Reader - 50 runs, Eleisha Watt - 50 runs, Michael Thomson - 50 runs, Kasey Thorburn - Junior 10 runs
Thanks to this week's volunteers
Abby O'HAGAN, Chrissy O'HAGAN, Gavin MILLER, Liam WYATT, Michael KOZAKIS, Mitchell BYRN, Rachel TOOZE, Samantha READER, Simone CRAWFORD, Stephen STEWART, Tania GORBACHINSKI, Trevor BYRN, Zoe READER
Photos can be found here
Event number 152
19th November 2016
Liam BOUDIN (SM18-19) of Intraining, was first over the line in 14:52 - 5th time in 5 appearances.
David PINTO (SM18-19) (Unattached) was second over the line in 16:11.
Gerard BALNAVES (SM25-29) of Thompson Estate AC, was third over the line in 16:54.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Rie SUGAYA (SW25-29) of Springfield Runners Group, was first (9th overall) over the line in 18:18 - third time in 4 appearances.
Kerri HODGE (VW40-44) of Intraining, was second (10th overall) over the line in 18:33 - has been first to finish on 8 previous occasions.
Ellen CHRISTISON (SW20-24) of Thompson Estate AC, was third (13th overall) over the line in 19:11 - has been first to finish on 25 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Come to our 3rd birthday to find out
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Liam BOUDIN (SM18-19) was graded 88.68% for the time 14:52 (first overall).
Kerri HODGE (VW40-44) was graded 83.56% for the time 18:33 (10th overall).
David PINTO (SM18-19) was graded 82.39% for the time 16:11 (second overall).
This week there were 246 runners, of whom 31 were first timers and 27 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 14 different athletics clubs took part.
Minnippi parkrun started on 30th November 2013, and since then 4,120 different runners, including participants from 129 athletics clubs, have completed 25,216 runs covering a total distance of 126,080 km, and there have been 4,935 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Clare GERAGHTY who ran in a time of 00:17:09 on 22nd August 2015 (event number 86).
The male record is held by Liam BOUDIN who ran in a time of 00:14:52 on 19th November 2016 (event number 152).
The Age Grade course record is held by Anne RYAN who recorded a 95.05% run (19:51) on 16th May 2015 (event number 72).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Minnippi parkrun Results Page.