Wilson Botanic Parkrun #22 Run Report

Wilson Botanic parkrun Event number 22

21st January 2017

Another great turn out on Saturday morning with 58 runners.  There were 12 first timers and 15 PBs set this week.

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Thanks to this week's volunteers

Andrew BREWSTER • Matthew MATIN • Natalie NELSON • Rob SLEMP • Kylie WOOD

We are always looking for volunteers to assist in the running of each weekly event.  Volunteering is easy and a great way to meet other like-minded people.  Look out for our volunteer roster next time you have your barcode scanned or email us via the link here.

Male placings:


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Michael BERTALLI (SM30-34) (unattached) was once again first over the line with a time of 20:29. A trifecta! That makes three first placings from three appearances AND a new PB.

Timothy WATKIN (SM20-24) (unattached) had a time of 23:22, placing him second over the line.

Sam GRANT (JM15-17) (unattached) came in third over the line with a time of 24:04.


Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:

Flynn BARRETT (Unattached) 1727 pts.

Simon KRANZ (Unattached) 1446 pts.

Mark BARRETT (Unattached) 1348 pts.


Female placings:


Tanya CRAIG (SW25-29) (TXR Runners) was first over the line with a new PB of 22:37.

Alison GILL (VW35-39) (unattached) crossed the line second with a time of 24:22.

Katrina CLAYTON (VW45-49) (TXR Runners) crossed the line third with a time of 25:22. This was Katrina’s first time at Wilson Botanic parkrun.


Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:

Natalie NELSON (Unattached) 1757 pts.
Shelley VELLIN (Peninsula Trail Runners) 1665 pts.
Lynda MANNING (Raring2Run) 1437 pts.

The following runner recorded the best Age Category Record: Tanya CRAIG (SW25-29) was graded 65.44 % for the time 22:37 (second overall).

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This week there were 58 runners, of whom 12 were first timers and 15 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 4 different athletics clubs took part.


Wilson Botanic parkrun started on 27th August 2016, and since then 447 different runners, including participants from 40 athletics clubs, have completed 1,104 runs covering a total distance of 5,520 km, and there have been 224 new Personal Bests.


The female record is held by Sam PRIME who ran in a time of 00:18:41 on 27th August 2016 (event number 1).

The male record is held by Graham BERGROTH who ran in a time of 00:17:49 on 26th November 2016 (event number 14).

The Age Grade course record is held by Jaimee-Lee CODE who recorded a 82.31% run (19:47) on 27th August 2016 (event number 1).


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