Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 107 - 26th March 2016
Thanks to everyone who competed today. Sorry about the miserable weather today, but hopefully our generous offers of chocolate and jelly bunny rabbits helped to make up for it. Have a great Easter weekend and see you all in April!
Male placings: Gary DAVISON (VM50-54) of East Antrim Harriers AC, was first over the line in 16:57 - 43rd time in 48 appearances. Josh COLLIGAN (SM20-24) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:17 - has been first to finish on 4 previous occasions. Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:33 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition: Richard CRAIG (Unattached) 694 pts. William JENKINS (Unattached) 669 pts. Jeff KIRK (Unattached) 631 pts.
Female placings: Lynsey GRANT (VW35-39) (Unattached) was first (16th overall) over the line in 23:50 - 7th time in 25 appearances. Jacqueline GORMAN (VW45-49) (Unattached) was second (27th overall) over the line in 25:10. Claire MCILVEEN (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (35th overall) over the line in 26:12 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition: Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 701 pts. Catherine STEELE (Jog Carrickfergus) 616 pts. Cathy COLLIGAN (Unattached) 606 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores: Gary DAVISON (VM50-54) was graded 89.87% for the time 16:57 (first overall). James William BROWN (VM55-59) was graded 79.76% for the time 19:26 (4th overall). William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 78.25% for the time 20:09 (6th overall).
This week there were 90 runners, of whom 19 were first timers and 15 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different athletics clubs took part.
Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 1,573 different runners, including participants from 57 athletics clubs, have completed 9,453 runs covering a total distance of 47,265 km, and there have been 2,380 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 James HAMILTON who ran in a time of 00:16:43 on 2015-10-17 (event number 85). The Age Grade course record is held by Gary DAVISON who recorded a 89.87% run (16:57) on 26th March 2016 (event number 107).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Carrickfergus parkrun Results Page.