We were back to our "normal" 5K route today with 626 participants joining us in the summer heat for event number 396. Thank you again to the core team for organising it so that we could parkrun as "In the Night Garden Live" are now kicking off their shows for the next two weeks and their Showdome is set up near the middle of our route.
We'd like to give a shout out to the "Scrubbers" from Wormwood Scrubs parkrun in Shepherd's Bush who joined us today for some parkrun tourism whilst here to enjoy the Moseley Jazz Festival.
Congratulations to all the parkrunners reaching a milestone today:
50th – Kingsley PINTO
100th – James GITTINS, Ken DOYLE, Gary HOLLAND, and Christine KENT
- There were 48 First Timers
- 73 parkrunners achieved new PBs
- 3 parkrunners have more than 300 parkruns under their belts
- Highest age grade percentage went to Ron CATTLE at 86.83% with a time of 19:52
- Highest age category was VM80-84
- Finisher #10 was Andrew STOTT with a time of 18:52
- Finisher #50 was Alex EDEN with a time of 20:47
- Finisher #100 was John UPTON with a time of 23:00
- Finisher #250 was Will HAESE-HILL with a time of 26:52
- 29 parkrunners finished in under 20 minutes
- 372 parkrunners finished in under 30 minutes
- All parkrunners finished in under 72 minutes today
- First male finisher was Jonathan SCOTT with a time of 16:59
- First female finisher was Alison PRICE with a time of 20:32
3 random stats from Cannon Hill parkrun this week are:
In 396th position this week was: Unknown
In 7th position this week was: Kaylesh VARA
In 46th position this week was: David PROCTOR
Random Football themed stats today are:
In 300th (3pm kick off) position this week was: Steve DOSWELL
In 32nd (32 teams playing) position this week was: Andrew PAUL
In 21st (how many world cups there have been) position this week was: Ash BURGESS
In 151st (Goals so far in this world cup) position this week was: Carl HORTON
In 197th (Yellow cards so far this World Cup) position this week was: Rachel HOMER
Today we would like to praise:
50th: Kingsley PINTO
75th: Richard QUARMBY
100thJames GITTINS, Ken DOYLE, Christine KENT, Gary Holland – all the way from Australia
Footballs coming home so see you all next week!
Many thanks to the 46 incredible volunteers including our core team who braved the scorching heat to make parkrun possible this week:
Enjoy the sunshine safely - stay hydrated and use sunscreen.
See you at next week's parkrun. Don't forget your barcode!
By: Lauren HEVEY (A Cannon Hill runner and a Cannon Hill Junior runner!) and Anna Yeung