Shepparton parkrun weekly news – event #309

It was HOT HOT HOT!!! Great effort by all in getting out on such a warm morning, and a great week to take things a bit easier than normal.

This week 185 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 13 were first timers and 4 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 13 volunteers:
Allan CONNOLLY • Catherine HEARD • Justine RYAN • Colin MCCORMACK • Zoe DE PAOLA • Merinda SPEEDY • Sally POTTS • Karen SPEEDY • Sam ROBINSON • Shanel FEW • Sharleen BACHELOR • Montana MONTGOMERY • Julie GOODALL
We had tourists this week from Darwin parkrun, Ballarat parkrun, Sherwood Pines parkrun (UK), Westerfolds parkrun, Port Macquarie parkrun and Albert parkrun, Melbourne
Congratulations to this weeks milestone achievers:
Bronwyn Cole: 100 Club: 89 parkruns at Shepparton, and 11 at 10 other locations. Since her first parkrun she has reduced her time by 7:48, has had 7 personal bests and has volunteered once.
Richard Speedy: 100 Club: 76 park runs at Shepparton, and 24 at 22 other locations. Since his first parkrun (that wonderful 59:59 week!!) he has reduced his time by 39:07, has had 12 personal bests and has volunteered 25 times.
Craig Reynolds: 100 Club: 82 park runs at Shepparton, and 18 at 13 other locations. Since his first parkrun, he has reduced his time by 2:26 and has had 6 personal bests.
Sharleen Bachelor: 25 Volunteer Club: She has completed Pre-event setup (5), Marshal (2), Run Director (3), Photographer (6), Timer (2), Funnel Manager (1), Finish Tokens (6), Barcode Scanning (1), Token Sorting (1).
This week's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Shepparton parkrun Results Page.
The male record is held by Brady THRELFALL who recorded a time of 14:54 on 27th June 2015 (event number 75).
The female record is held by Tarli BIRD who recorded a time of 16:42 on 3rd December 2016 (event number 148).
The Age Grade course record is held by Annette O'SHEA who recorded 93.71% (19:04) on 29th March 2014 (event number 12).
Shepparton parkrun started on 11th January 2014. Since then 4,042 participants have completed 41,406 parkruns covering a total distance of 207,030 km, including 6,457 new Personal Bests. A total of 466 individuals have volunteered 3,444 times.
See you all next Saturday - Don't forget your barcode!