Carrickfergus parkrun - Event number 137 - 22nd October 2016
This week there were 116 runners, of whom 10 were first timers and 24 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different athletics clubs took part. Congratulations to Alison Welsh for completing her 50th parkrun at Carrickfergus this morning, and thanks for the tea and cake!
Don't forget that next week we are holding a Fancy Dress Run, with prizes for most impressive costume and best effort, as well as treats for the kids. Hope to see you all there!
Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) of Seapark AC, was first over the line in 17:56 - 14th time in 33 appearances.
Josh COLLIGAN (SM20-24) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:30 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions.
Lee COLLIGAN (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third over the line in 19:09.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
William JENKINS (Seapark AC) 3096 pts.
Chris MCCAMBRIDGE (Unattached) 2763 pts.
Gary SHIELDS (Unattached) 2648 pts.
Patricia HAMILL (VW40-44) (Unattached) was first (20th overall) over the line in 24:04 - second time in 14 appearances.
Jacqueline GORMAN (VW45-49) (Unattached) was second (25th overall) over the line in 24:39 - was first to finish once before.
Laura JOHNSTON (SW25-29) of Seapark AC, was third (29th overall) over the line in 25:10.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Wendy SCOTT (Unattached) 3069 pts.
Kathryn HEGARTY (Unattached) 2762 pts.
Maeve TAYLOR (Unattached) 2535 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
William JENKINS (VM55-59) was graded 78.18% for the time 20:10 (5th overall).
Richard CRAIG (SM30-34) was graded 72.30% for the time 17:56 (first overall).
Ruth LOGUE (VW55-59) was graded 72.23% for the time 25:45 (34th overall).
Carrickfergus parkrun started on 1st February 2014, and since then 1,993 different runners, including participants from 71 athletics clubs, have completed 12,532 runs covering a total distance of 62,660 km, and there have been 3,053 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.