Carrickfergus parkrun – Event #148 – 7th January 2017

At the first parkrun of 2017 there were 134 runners, of whom 20 were first timers and 14 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different athletics clubs took part. Amongst the first timers was Noah Thompson (JM10) pictured with brother and his Dad as well as Volunteer Marian Mach.  Also well done to Leah Hetherington (JW10) who completed her 10th parkrun alongside her Dad, Richard. Great running by our Juniors today. Finally thanks to our fantastic team of Volunteers - their continued support for parkrun has no bounds.

Male placings: Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) of East Antrim Harriers AC, was first over the line in 17:34 - 54th time in 61 appearances. Ian CLELAND (SM25-29) of Seapark AC, was second over the line in 18:53 - has been first to finish on 10 previous occasions. Ian THOMPSON (VM35-39) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:59.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition: William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3763 pts. Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 3600 pts. Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 3434 pts.

Female placings: Maeve TAYLOR (VW45-49) (Unattached) was first (16th overall) over the line in 22:58 - 22nd time in 49 appearances. Kelly HOBSON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (18th overall) over the line in 23:19 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions. Laura JOHNSTON (SW25-29) of Seapark AC, was third (27th overall) over the line in 25:12.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition: Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3989 pts. Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 3545 pts. Catherine STEELE (Seapark AC) 3292 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores: Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) was graded 87.48% for the time 17:34 (first overall). Ruth LOGUE (VW55-59) was graded 71.08% for the time 26:10 (37th overall). Robert MURRAY (VM45-49) was graded 70.94% for the time 20:08 (4th overall).

Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 2,096 different runners, including participants from 76 athletics clubs, have completed 13,730 runs covering a total distance of 68,650 km, and there have been 3,260 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 14th June 2014 (event number 20). The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 14th May 2016 (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.

 

Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 147 - 31st December 2016

Happy New Year to all Carrickfergus parkrunners and volunteers! This week there were 112 runners, of whom 8 were first timers and 12 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 7 different athletics clubs took part.

Male placings:
Om BEACOM-HALLIDAY (SM25-29) (Unattached) was first over the line in 18:17 - first time in 3 appearances.
Ian CLELAND (SM25-29) of Seapark AC, was second over the line in 18:55 - has been first to finish on 10 previous occasions.
Niall WATERMAN (VM50-54) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:17 - was first to finish once before.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3763 pts.
Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 3533 pts.
Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 3344 pts.

Female placings:
Maeve TAYLOR (VW45-49) (Unattached) was first (13th overall) over the line in 23:05 - 21st time in 48 appearances.
Beth MULLAN (JW11-14) (Unattached) was second (19th overall) over the line in 24:26 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Nicola IRVINE (VW50-54) of Seapark AC, was third (27th overall) over the line in 25:36.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3903 pts.
Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 3470 pts.
Catherine STEELE (Seapark AC) 3208 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Niall WATERMAN (VM50-54) was graded 77.10% for the time 19:17 (third overall).
William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 75.98% for the time 20:45 (5th overall).
Om BEACOM-HALLIDAY (SM25-29) was graded 70.56% for the time 18:17 (first overall).

Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 2,076 different runners, including participants from 75 athletics clubs, have completed 13,596 runs covering a total distance of 67,980 km, and there have been 3,246 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 14th June 2014 (event number 20).
The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 14th May 2016 (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.

 

Event number 145 – 17th December 2016

At Carrickfergus Christmas Eve parkrun today there were 129 runners including visiting runners from nearby Scotland & York and as far away as Australia! There were 13 were first timers and 12 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 11 different athletics clubs took part. The appearance of the 3 wise kings at Carrickfergus today included, Allan Grant, who completed his 100th parkrun! Well done to all the runners today and a big thanks to the wonderful volunteers throughout 2016.

Special thanks to Carrickfergus Vineyard Church who provided postrun refreshments today. The hot tea/coffee and delicious traybakes were greatly received  by parkrunners and friends and family.

Male placings:Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) of East Antrim Harriers AC, was first over the line in 17:46 - 53rd time in 60 appearances. Marco JEFFREY (JM15-17) of Willowfield Harriers, was second over the line in 19:26. Robert MURRAY (VM45-49) of Seapark AC, was third over the line in 20:07.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition: William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3667 pts. Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 3433 pts. Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 3255 pts.

Female placings: Katie AGNEW (JW11-14) of Ballymena & Antrim AC, was first (5th overall) over the line in 20:16 - first appearance. Maeve TAYLOR (VW45-49) (Unattached) was second (17th overall) over the line in 22:47 - has been first to finish on 20 previous occasions. Kelly HOBSON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (20th overall) over the line in 23:59 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition: Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3818 pts. Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 3398 pts. Catherine STEELE (Seapark AC) 3114 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores: Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) was graded 86.49% for the time 17:46 (first overall). Katie AGNEW (JW11-14) was graded 77.55% for the time 20:16 (5th overall). Sam DUNN (VM60-64) was graded 72.54% for the time 22:42 (15th overall).

Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 2,068 different runners, including participants from 75 athletics clubs, have completed 13,484 runs covering a total distance of 67,420 km, and there have been 3,234 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 14th June 2014 (event number 20). The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 14th May 2016 (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.

 

Event number 144 – 10th December 2016

Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 144 - 10th December 2016

This week there were 90 runners, of whom 8 were first timers and 19 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 10 different athletics clubs took part.

On the morning of 24th December we will be having a Christmas party run. Please dress in festive clothing and join us after the run for some treats! Hot and cold drinks and tray bakes will be provided by the Carrickfergus Vineyard Church.

Carrickfergus parkrun will also be occurring on the morning of the 31st December.

Male placings:
Matthew HEWITT (SM25-29) of East Coast Athletic Club, was first over the line in 17:47 - first appearance.
Niall WATERMAN (VM50-54) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:23 - was first to finish once before.
William JENKINS (VM55-59) of Seapark AC, was third over the line in 19:51 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3574 pts.
Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 3304 pts.
Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 3170 pts.

Female placings:
Natasha HENDERSON (SW25-29) of County Antrim Harriers, was first (17th overall) over the line in 23:42 - first appearance.
Laura MURDY (SW18-19) (Unattached) was second (19th overall) over the line in 23:55 - was first to finish once before.
Stephanie MARTIN (SW20-24) (Unattached) was third (20th overall) over the line in 23:57.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3653 pts.
Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 3234 pts.
Catherine STEELE (Seapark AC) 2943 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 79.43% for the time 19:51 (third overall).
Martin MCMILLAN (VM55-59) was graded 77.25% for the time 20:35 (5th overall).
Niall WATERMAN (VM50-54) was graded 76.70% for the time 19:23 (second overall).

Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 2,047 different runners, including participants from 74 athletics clubs, have completed 13,255 runs covering a total distance of 66,275 km, and there have been 3,201 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 14th June 2014 (event number 20).
The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 14th May 2016 (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.

 

Event number 143 – 3rd December 2016

Carrickfergus parkrun - Event # 143 3rd December 2016

Thanks to the Volunteers who made today's parkrun possible. The rain held off until all finishers finished! This week there were 107 runners, of whom 12 were first timers and 23 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 10 different athletics clubs took part.

Male placings: Andrew MILLIGAN (SM18-19) of North Belfast Harriers, was first over the line in 17:49 - 4th time in 12 appearances. Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) of Seapark AC, was second over the line in 18:06 - has been first to finish on 17 previous occasions. Jonathan HALL (SM30-34) of Heaton Harriers & AC, was third over the line in 19:31 - was first to finish once before.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition: William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3476 pts. Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 3227 pts. Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 3077 pts.

Female placings: Beth MULLAN (JW11-14) (Unattached) was first (21st overall) over the line in 24:20 - second time in 22 appearances. Janet MCCULLOUGH (VW45-49) of Seapark AC, was second (22nd overall) over the line in 24:26. Catherine CUNNINGHAM (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (23rd overall) over the line in 24:30.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition: Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3572 pts. Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 3152 pts. Catherine STEELE (Seapark AC) 2851 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores: Andrew MILLIGAN (SM18-19) was graded 74.84% for the time 17:49 (first overall). Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) was graded 71.64% for the time 18:06 (second overall). Trevor BLOXSOM (VM55-59) was graded 68.81% for the time 22:20 (11th overall).

Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 2,039 different runners, including participants from 74 athletics clubs, have completed 13,165 runs covering a total distance of 65,825 km, and there have been 3,182 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Claire CONNOR who ran in a time of 00:18:55 on 14th June 2014 (event number 20). The male record is held by John BLACK who ran in a time of 00:16:42 on 14th May 2016 (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.

 

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