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.