Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 114 - 14th May 2016
Congratulations to John Black for setting a new course record of sixteen minutes and forty two seconds at Carrickfergus parkrun!
This week there were 117 runners, of whom 17 were first timers and 40 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 7 different athletics clubs took part.
John BLACK (SM25-29) of North Belfast Harriers, was first over the line in 16:42 - second time in 2 appearances.
Gary DAVISON (VM50-54) of East Antrim Harriers AC, was second over the line in 17:23 - has been first to finish on 45 previous occasions.
Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) of Seapark AC, was third over the line in 18:36 - has been first to finish on 7 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Richard CRAIG (Seapark AC) 1387 pts.
William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 1351 pts.
Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 1138 pts.
Maeve TAYLOR (VW45-49) (Unattached) was first (19th overall) over the line in 22:34 - 13th time in 35 appearances.
Patricia HAMILL (VW40-44) (Unattached) was second (27th overall) over the line in 23:15.
Kelly HOBSON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (35th overall) over the line in 24:01 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 1226 pts.
Maeve TAYLOR (Unattached) 1193 pts.
Jacqueline GORMAN (Unattached) 1130 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Gary DAVISON (VM50-54) was graded 87.63% for the time 17:23 (second overall).
William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 78.70% for the time 20:02 (5th overall).
John BLACK (SM25-29) was graded 77.25% for the time 16:42 (first overall).
Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 1,668 different runners, including participants from 58 athletics clubs, have completed 10,139 runs covering a total distance of 50,695 km, and there have been 2,540 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 2014-06-14 (event number 20).
The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 2016-05-14 (event number 114).
The Age Grade course record is held by Gary DAVISON who recorded a 90.58% run (16:49) on 16th April 2016 (event number 110).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Carrickfergus parkrun Results Page.