Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 128 - 20th August 2016
Well done to everyone who ran the Carrickfergus parkrun today, and special congratulations to Gary Davison for his fiftieth first time placing at Carrick! This week there were 97 runners, of whom 14 were first timers and 16 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 9 different athletics clubs took part.
Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) of East Antrim Harriers AC, was first over the line in 17:57 - 50th time in 56 appearances.
Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) of Seapark AC, was second over the line in 18:08 - has been first to finish on 9 previous occasions.
Michael NUGENT (VM35-39) of Barn Runners, was third over the line in 19:30 - was first to finish once before.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 2312 pts.
Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 2082 pts.
Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 1905 pts.
Maeve TAYLOR (VW45-49) (Unattached) was first (17th overall) over the line in 23:02 - 18th time in 42 appearances.
Kelly HOBSON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (20th overall) over the line in 23:36 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions.
Charlotte ENGLISH (JW15-17) (Unattached) was third (28th overall) over the line in 25:00 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 2279 pts.
Maeve TAYLOR (Unattached) 2191 pts.
Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 2074 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Gary DAVISON (VM55-59) was graded 85.61% for the time 17:57 (first overall).
William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 77.86% for the time 20:15 (6th overall).
Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) was graded 71.51% for the time 18:08 (second overall).
Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 1,883 different runners, including participants from 68 athletics clubs, have completed 11,591 runs covering a total distance of 57,955 km, and there have been 2,850 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.