Saturday morning saw Armagh parkrun number 22, and a cool morning welcomed the parkrunners to the 5km Palace Demesne Course. 51 runners came along to the Palace Demesne, and further 8 volunteers were in attendance to ensure the event ran smoothly.
Big welcome to the 7 new persons who came along on Saturday morning to enjoy the Armagh parkrun experience –
Joseph KERR - Ross MCDONAGH - Sam KNIPE - Lynne QUINN - Claire WALLACE - Christy BENNY- Gillroy SEBI
Some great running saw 8 persons getting round the course quicker than before, well done to all –
Colin FINNEGAN - Andrew JACKSON - Colum DORAN - Conleth DONNELLY - Frances LEEMAN - Wendy ROBINSON - Cathy MCLOUGHLIN - Lucy LEWIS
Without the volunteers who gave up there time on Saturday morning’s parkrun wouldn’t happen, so thanks to –
Edel FERSON • Gary ALBIN • Mark LUNDY • Michael MEGAW • Conleth DONNELLY • Rory CAMPBELL • Patrick TREANOR
Help is welcome any Saturday, to volunteer any week just drop an email to email@example.com
Barry HUGHES (SM35-39) of Armagh AC, was first over the line in 20:58 - first time in 6 appearances.
Eamon O'NEILL (SM30-34) (Unattached) was second over the line in 22:06.
Raymond MULLEN (SM30-34) (Unattached) was third over the line in 22:37.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Michael KELLY (Unattached) 1721 pts.
Ian LEWIS (Unattached) 1658 pts.
Paul HOLLYWOOD (Unattached) 1436 pts.
Michelle HAUGHEY (SW30-34) (Unattached) was first (14th overall) over the line in 25:55 - second time in 10 appearances.
Ellie ROBINSON (JW10) (Unattached) was second (19th overall) over the line in 27:48.
Sinead O'FARRELL (VW40-44) (Unattached) was third (20th overall) over the line in 27:55 - was first to finish once before.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Kate COMISKEY (Unattached) 1835 pts.
Sophie LEWIS (Unattached) 1541 pts.
Tracey LEWIS (Unattached) 1522 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Frances LEEMAN (VW55-59) was graded 63.49% for the time 29:43 (28th overall).
Barry HUGHES (SM35-39) was graded 63.28% for the time 20:58 (first overall).
Ellie ROBINSON (JW10) was graded 61.39% for the time 27:48 (19th overall).
Armagh parkrun started on 12th October 2013, and since then 367 different runners, including participants from 22 athletics clubs, have completed 1,346 runs covering a total distance of 6,730 km, and there have been 321 new Personal Bests.
The women's record is held by Rossa DONNELLY who ran in a time of 00:21:54 on 2014-02-15 (event number 18).
The men's record is held by Tim KELSO who ran in a time of 00:18:18 on 2014-02-15 (event number 18).
The Age Grade course record is held by Matt SHIELDS who recorded a 80.30% run (19:48) on 12th October 2013 (event number 1).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Armagh parkrun Results Page.