Mount Gambierparkrun Event #43

Mount Gambier parkrun
Event number 43
20th September 2014

Men's placings:
Tait OVENS (SM25-29) of Melbourne Midday Milers, was first over the line in 17:49 - first appearance.
Leon JOHNSTON (VM45-49) (Unattached) was second over the line in 20:31 - has been first to finish on 7 previous occasions.
Phil ACKLAND (VM40-44) of Reflexion Running, was third over the line in 22:05 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Dean BERRY (SARRC - South Australian Road Runners Club) 3343 pts.
Stuart MCARDLE (Unattached) 2912 pts.
Steve O'CONNOR (Unattached) 2349 pts.

Women's placings:
Tanya SAUNDERS (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (8th overall) over the line in 26:41 - first appearance.
Helen HEAVER (VW45-49) (Unattached) was second (10th overall) over the line in 27:27.
Danni READE (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (14th overall) over the line in 31:00.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Debra THOMPSON (Unattached) 2601 pts.
Kim MCINTYRE-CLARKE (Unattached) 2429 pts.
Gillian HUMBERT (Unattached) 2377 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Tait OVENS (SM25-29) was graded 72.40% for the time 17:49 (first overall).
Leon JOHNSTON (VM45-49) was graded 69.13% for the time 20:31 (second overall).
Phillip DOWLING (VM55-59) was graded 66.34% for the time 23:46 (5th overall).

This week there were 50 runners, of whom 6 were first timers and 6 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 5 different athletics clubs took part.

Mount Gambier parkrun started on 7th December 2013, and since then 449 different runners, including participants from 20 athletics clubs, have completed 2,191 runs covering a total distance of 10,955 km, and there have been 643 new Personal Bests.

The women's record is held by Brooke HINES who ran in a time of 00:19:44 on 2014-04-19 (event number 21).
The men's record is held by Tait OVENS who ran in a time of 00:17:49 on 2014-09-20 (event number 43).
The Age Grade course record is held by Dean BERRY who recorded a 80.58% run (20:05) on 10th May 2014 (event number 24).

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