Well it was the 22nd November, the perfect opportunity for a Tutu Run (22nd.....2,2 geddit???)
285 runners rocked out, both tutued and not tutued, for the morning, with 26 first-timers. Obviously a tutu gives an extra added boost to running, because there were also 61 PBs.
For all the photos of the morning, check out the Facebook page HERE.
22nd November 2014
Andrew BUTLER (JM11-14) of Safety Bay Dental Care Runners, was first over the line in 18:19 - first time in 6 appearances.
Eddie CULLEN (VM35-39) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:04.
Adrian COOKSEN (VM45-49) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:06.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Paul SILCHINGER (Unattached) 3038 pts.
Hunter DODDS (Unattached) 2180 pts.
Geoff PASSERI (Unattached) 2167 pts.
Clare NYBERG (JW15-17) (Unattached) was first (18th overall) over the line in 21:51 - 7th time in 12 appearances.
Lauren WILSON (SW20-24) (Unattached) was second (22nd overall) over the line in 22:14.
Sally MCLAREN (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (23rd overall) over the line in 22:15.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Melinda MACFEATE (Unattached) 2470 pts.
Teresa CARRUTHERS (Unattached) 2283 pts.
Teresa GUEST (Unattached) 2234 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Andrew BUTLER (JM11-14) was graded 77.43% for the time 18:19 (first overall).
Dan SMITH (VM60-64) was graded 76.89% for the time 21:25 (14th overall).
Adrian COOKSEN (VM45-49) was graded 76.61% for the time 19:06 (third overall).
This week there were 285 runners, of whom 26 were first timers and 61 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 13 different athletics clubs took part.
Rockingham parkrun started on 27th April 2013, and since then 2,327 different runners, including participants from 50 athletics clubs, have completed 13,972 runs covering a total distance of 69,860 km, and there have been 3,613 new Personal Bests.
The women's record is held by Jemima CUMMINS who ran in a time of 00:19:00 on 2014-01-25 (event number 39), and by Jemima CUMMINS who also ran 00:19:00 on 2014-02-08 (event number 41).
The men's record is held by Matthew RAMSDEN who ran in a time of 00:15:21 on 2014-08-09 (event number 67).
The Age Grade course record is held by Robyn BASMAN who recorded a 91.31% run (19:34) on 18th October 2014 (event number 77).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Rockingham parkrun Results Page.