Event 27 Run Report

Wilson Botanic parkrun
Event number 27
25th February 2017

A perfect morning for running greeted us on Saturday for our 27th event.

A Big Thanks to this week's volunteers

Caroline HEMINGWAY  •  Hamilton HEMINGWAY  •  Hsien CHIAM  •  Mark BARRETT  •  Simon GILL  •  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.

Male placings:


Simon KRANZ (VM35-39) (Unattached) was first over the line in 18:32 - 9th time in 20 appearances.
Rod PRIME (VM45-49) of Knox AC, was second over the line in 21:26.
Andrew CRAIG (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third (4th overall) over the line in 22:45.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Flynn BARRETT (Unattached) 1983 pts.
Simon KRANZ (Unattached) 1944 pts.
Mark BARRETT (Unattached) 1639 pts.

Female placings:


Tanya CRAIG (SW25-29) of TXR Runners, was first (third overall) over the line in 22:24 - 7th time in 8 appearances.
Alison GILL (VW35-39) (Unattached) was second (9th overall) over the line in 24:39 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Jacqui QUELCH (SW25-29) (Unattached) was third (14th overall) over the line in 26:03 - was first to finish once before.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Natalie NELSON (Unattached) 2007 pts.
Lynda MANNING (Unattached) 1808 pts.
Shelley VELLIN (Peninsula Trail Runners) 1765 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Simon KRANZ (VM35-39) was graded 72.57% for the time 18:32 (first overall).
Rod PRIME (VM45-49) was graded 67.73% for the time 21:26 (second overall).
Tanya CRAIG (SW25-29) was graded 66.07% for the time 22:24 (third overall).

This week there were 49 runners, of whom 10 were first timers and 14 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different athletics clubs took part.

Wilson Botanic parkrun started on 27th August 2016, and since then 506 different runners, including participants from 37 athletics clubs, have completed 1,391 runs covering a total distance of 6,955 km, and there have been 298 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.