Event number 160
5th May 2018
This week 224 people ran, jogged and walked the course, and for the first time in ages there were no recorded first timers and no recorded new Personal Bests.
Congratulation to the following runners for reaching milestone parkruns this morning:
Michael Fletcher – 10 runs (junior)
Billy McCartney – 50 runs
A big thank you and well done to Olly Marks who completed the volunteering element of his Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Bronze Award with us at Didcot parkrun this morning.
Olly has volunteered with us on 14 occasions since October 2017 taking in various marshalling roles along with Funnel Manager and finish Tokens this morning.
The event was made possible by 20 volunteers who were led by Run Director Helen:
Martin CAPSTICK • Robert BRIND • Helen BRIND • Carol MARTIN • Chris MARTIN • Lyn ABSOLOM • Andrew SHEARD • Lewis COUSINS • Hayleigh GASCOIGNE • Miranda HABERMEL • Paul ABSOLOM • Gordon JACKSON • Phil DAVIES • Lucie COTMORE-BROWN • Rachel KENNEDY • Charlie MARTIN • Anna SHANNON • Anna GUTTERIDGE • Annabel BROWN • Oliver MARKS
The male record is held by Jonathan CORNISH who recorded a time of 15:58 on 15th April 2017 (event number 106).
The female record is held by Izzy FRY who recorded a time of 17:40 on 7th October 2017 (event number 131).
The Age Grade course record is held by Tracey LASAN who recorded 88.29% (21:04) on 7th May 2016 (event number 58).
Didcot parkrun started on 21st February 2015. Since then 3,699 participants have completed 23,276 parkruns covering a total distance of 116,380 km, including 4,498 new Personal Bests.