Event number 326
11th of May 2019
After the overnight rain on Friday, Saturday morning got off to a cloudy and somewhat cold start, but the sun came out about 15 minutes before the start and we were blessed with another glorious morning for parkrun.
291 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 11 were first timers and 41 recorded new Personal Bests. Hopefully some of the PBs were assisted by our wonderful pacers - Jen, David, Stephanie, Belinda, Matt, Tim and Andrew.
The full list of volunteers who made the run possible on Saturday being:
Jim WHITE • David CLARKE • Andrew John WALKER • Jen BRIGHT • Tim ROBBINS • Matt ROBBIE • Shane WRIGHT • Jane CURRY • Rebecca PINK • Michelle BRAY • Anne YOUNG • Murray CHYNOWETH • Belinda HARDING • Stuart LYNES • Stephanie DAY • David SMITH • Steph HUME • Lisa TALEVICH • Abdullah FAHIM • Jasper LYNES
First timers were:
Inge CHRISTINAWATY • Angus DALE • Nadia DANNATT • Tamara DUNCAN • Brendan IRVINE • Dana MARTIN • Tessa ROCHA • Karen SCHLIZIO • Ellissa SHINFIELD • Jasveer SINGH • Melanie SMITH
New Personal Bests were achieved by:
Erika BACON • Eliana BALDOCK • Jason BALDOCK • Katrina BALDOCK • Nathan BALDOCK • Alison BATKIN • Patrick BOWER • Mikayla BROWN • Xavier BUCKLEY • Dan CARMODY • Andrew CHAPMAN • James COLMAN • Jonathon COLMAN • Sandra COOK • Deana CUMING • Richie DANTAS • Anna DAWES • Ainslie DESMOND • Teija GEREBTZOFF • Andrew GIBSON • Tara GOULD • Warren GOULD • Suzie GYE • Archie HANSEN • Petra HANSEN • Richard HONEY • Barry HUGHES • Harry IRVINE • Alex KVANT • Erin LIVINGSTON • Luke MANWARING • Shannon MCLACHLAN • Felipe PINHEIRO • Scott POBIHUN • Jacob SHEPHERD • Andrew SMITH • Laura THOMAS • Cameron WILL • Shiona WILL • Phil WOLFE • Hailey WORNES
A couple of these were long standing PBs - Deana Cuming took 17 seconds off her previous best which she set 72 runs ago, in May 2016, and Andrew SMITH who made a welcome visit from his duties at Coombs parkrun and took 12 seconds off his Tuggeranong PB which had stood since the 1st of April 2017.
The best age graded scores were achieved by:
David CLARKE (as a pacer!) (VM60-64) was graded 81.05% for the time 19:58 (8th overall).
Robbie COSTMEYER (VM70-74) was graded 80.61% for the time 22:26 (40th overall).
Isaac SLOAN (JM11-14) was graded 79.96% for the time 18:08 (1st overall).
The following parkrunners achieved milestones:
- Tracey ROBINSON earned her green shirt by running her 250th parkrun.
- Louise THOMAS ran her 100th parkrun and earned her black shirt.
Saturday's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Tuggeranong parkrun results page.
The male record is held by Joshua TORLEY who recorded a time of 14:44 on 15th July 2017 (event number 230).
The female record is held by Leanne POMPEANI who recorded a time of 16:20 on 16th March 2019 (event number 318).
The Age Grade course record is held by Susan ARCHER who recorded 92.96% (22:29) on 31st January 2015 (event number 102).
Tuggeranong parkrun started on 23rd February 2013. Since then 7,599 participants have completed 75,090 parkruns covering a total distance of 375,450 km, including 12,061 new Personal Bests. A total of 931 individuals have volunteered 3,893 times.