Welcome to Basildon parkrun Run Report 201!
On a chilly but dry Saturday morning, Run Director Carole gathered together 212 parkrunners for her briefing. We welcomed 35 first timers, excursionists from local parkruns, and tourists from Worcester, Gunpowder, Panshanger and Melton Mowbray - welcome all!
26 parkrunners got Personal Bests this week, and we had two of you acheive milestones:
Greg Perry - 50 parkrun Club
Joy Leader - 100 parkrun Club
Well done all!
As always, a *massive* thank you to all our amazing volunteers this week, who were:
Ian Hart, Kalli Isborne, Dave Mullender, Jo Harding, Nicola Hawkins, Ingo Dierkschnieder, Kenneth Carey, Derek Staton, Jacqui West, John Wilkinson, Lucy Kemish, Carole White, Nicola Sherman, Charlie Lloyd, Albert Miles, Cheyenne Brockett, Dawn Harvey, Rachel Laver, Tracey Lang, and Anne Coggin.
Wondering how you would go about volunteering? It’s easy! Just have a look at our future roster http://www.parkrun.org.uk/basildon/futureroster, and email us at email@example.com with what you’d like to do!
Have a good week everyone, and #dfyb!
Basildon parkrun Event number 201 13th January 2018
This week 212 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 35 were first timers and 26 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 18 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 20 volunteers.
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Basildon parkrun Results Page.
The male record is held by Matthew ARMSTRONG who recorded a time of 15:40 on 23rd August 2014 (event number 21).
The female record is held by Gemma HOLLOWAY who recorded a time of 18:34 on 1st November 2014 (event number 31).
The Age Grade course record is held by Breege NORDIN who recorded 85.97% (22:34) on 25th December 2017 (event number 198).
Basildon parkrun started on 5th April 2014. Since then 4,252 participants have completed 29,237 parkruns covering a total distance of 146,185 km, including 5,871 new Personal Bests.