It was such a marvelous day to be out and parkrunning this morning, the energy of our 249 parkrunners remained high despite frozen fingers. Very well done to all, in particular to 29 first timers and to the 55 who recorded Personal Bests!
A roll call of our awesome volunteers:
Run Directors - Ariel & Charina Giron
Timekeepers - Tasia Hutama & Deborah Campbell
Barcode Scanners - April Kwok & Lara Morales
Finish Tokens - Rob Burnelek
Marshal at first left turn - Bryony Macri & bub
Marshal at the ramp - Jen Dent & daughter
Marshal at the bubblers - Paul de Luna
Marshal at the turnaround - Chris Nothling
Tail runner - Sandy Hsieh
Photographer - Paul Macri
Pre Event Setup - Scott Chapman & Ryan Chapman
We wish all our legendary parkrunners all the very best at tomorrow’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon (distances between 5Ks to 42.2KM) and Nike Women’s Half Marathon at Homebush. Trust in your training everyone, and we look forward to seeing you back next #parkrunday!
Anthony FARRUGIA (VM40-44) (Unattached) was first over the line in 17:28 - first time in 6 appearances.
Nathan BREWER (SM20-24) of Norwest Pacers Running Club, was second over the line in 18:17.
Shannon LUM (VM40-44) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:33 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Charles BURNS (Unattached) 554 pts.
Satnam Singh BAJWA (Unattached) 506 pts.
Lachlan OAKES (Unattached) 499 pts.
Courtney SHERWOOD (SW30-34) (Unattached) was first (13th overall) over the line in 20:15 - 9th time in 17 appearances.
Emily WHITE (JW15-17) (Unattached) was second (24th overall) over the line in 21:26.
Joanne LUM (VW40-44) of She Runs The Hills, was third (27th overall) over the line in 21:58.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Sandy HSIEH (Unattached) 547 pts.
Courtney SHERWOOD (Unattached) 497 pts.
Sophie SMITH (Unattached) 487 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Ben MANTARRO (JM11-14) was graded 79.83% for the time 19:10 (9th overall).
Anthony FARRUGIA (VM40-44) was graded 79.29% for the time 17:28 (first overall).
Paul MANNING (VM45-49) was graded 77.70% for the time 18:50 (6th overall).
The female record is held by Bronwyn HAGER who ran in a time of 00:18:02 on 2016-05-28 (event number 53).
The male record is held by Daniel HUTCHINSON who ran in a time of 00:15:50 on 2016-03-12 (event number 42).
The Age Grade course record is held by Angie CARPINI who recorded a 89.50% run (19:12) on 11th July 2015 (event number 7).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the The Ponds parkrun Results Page.http://www.parkrun.com.au/theponds/results/latestresults/