Wilson Botanic parkrun
Event number 26
18th February 2017
A glorious cool morning greeted runners on Saturday for our 26th event. Another solid turn out in numbers.
Thanks to this week's volunteers
Annette LADLOW • Anthony QUINN • Jamie NELSON • Matthew MATIN • Olivia CORKRAN • Wendy HUNTER
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.
Simon KRANZ (VM35-39) (Unattached) was first over the line in 20:21 - 8th time in 19 appearances.
Mark BARRETT (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 21:19 - was first to finish once before.
William CALDWELL (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third over the line in 23:27.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Flynn BARRETT (Unattached) 1891 pts.
Simon KRANZ (Unattached) 1844 pts.
Mark BARRETT (Unattached) 1639 pts.
Shelley VELLIN (VW40-44) of Peninsula Trail Runners, was first (9th overall) over the line in 26:27 - third time in 15 appearances.
Cindy ROBINS (VW40-44) of Peninsula Trail Runners, was second (10th overall) over the line in 27:16 - was first to finish once before.
Katherine SMITH (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (15th overall) over the line in 29:42.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Natalie NELSON (Unattached) 2007 pts.
Shelley VELLIN (Peninsula Trail Runners) 1765 pts.
Lynda MANNING (Unattached) 1712 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Simon KRANZ (VM35-39) was graded 66.09% for the time 20:21 (first overall).
Mark BARRETT (VM40-44) was graded 65.99% for the time 21:19 (second overall).
Jerry COPESTAKE (VM50-54) was graded 63.04% for the time 23:35 (4th overall).
This week there were 50 runners, of whom 11 were first timers and 11 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 5 different athletics clubs took part.
Wilson Botanic parkrun started on 27th August 2016, and since then 496 different runners, including participants from 38 athletics clubs, have completed 1,342 runs covering a total distance of 6,710 km, and there have been 284 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.