Tourists and Cow Cowls

Event #325

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Roger welcomed al 280 walkers, joggers and runnersl to Graves this morning for event number 325.

As always he started off with a big thank you to this weeks volunteers… Ben AGAR, Andrew CALLAGHAN, Robert CASSY, Jo ECCLES, Rosemary FERRILL, Andes GEIGER, Stephen GILMER, Paul HIGGINBOTTOM, Jon HOWSON, Charlie LAST, Andy LEDBETTER, Sue MATTHEWS, Ann-Marie MULVEY, Liz NICHOLAS, Graham NIELD, Simon NIGHTINGALE, Neal PATES, Eve ROBINSON, Catherine ROBINSON-MORLEY, Jessie ROBINSON-MORLEY, Ellie ROBINSON-MORLEY, Francesca ROOKER, Claire TODD, Roger WALTERS

There was mention of how great it was to have the volunteer roster filled early in the week, if you are interested in helping please let us know!

Following an incident last week, Roger made a request for anyone running with a dog to ensure that they are kept on a short lead and under control.

There were 8 new to parkrun parkrunners today, we hope you enjoyed your first event and look forward to seeing you again soon.

 

Alex SULTER Hannah CORRIGAN Harrison STACEY
Jamie FLAXMAN Karen GARDNER Niyi ASIYANBI
Pamela JOHNSON Sophia CUTTS

 

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A further 26 people were visiting Graves for the first time.

 

Alan WHISKER Caroline WALTHEW Chioma EJIOGU
Christine WATT Conor O'BOYLE Dave THORNTON
Dean HARDING Gavin STACEY Gemma SIMMONS
Ian ROBERTS Jack STAPLETON-VARGA Jack WHITE
Jamie MANTON Jayne HAMILTON Joe ELLIS
Kathryn WATSON Katie-Scarlett HAWKINS Khalid EDWARDS
Liz BUTCHER Marnie BUTCHER Nicola HAWKINS
Stephanie ANSCOMB Stephen Rhys HAWKINS Thalia SCOTT
Trevor STEVENS Wendy KAUR

 

There were 4 Milestones this week, Adam MITCHELL, Jack YOUNG and Elaine BIRD all joining the 50 Club and Sam Ian BELLAMY the 100 Club. Congratulations from everyone at Graves.

 

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Run Stats

 

There were an impressive 50 PB’s this morning. Well done everyone!

 

Addam DARNELL Alasdair BARRETT Ashley SIMMONS
Barbara SALMON Ben HAMILTON Ben LEWIS
Caroline BROCK Chris BROOMHEAD Chris GUY
Colin JORDAN Damon RAY Daniela HAWRYLIUK
Darren DARWIN David HIGGINBOTTOM David HORNER
David SABBAGH Elaine BIRD Elizabeth WOOD
Elliot DILLON Ilda Maria ANTUNES Jackie JOHNS
James BARROTT James ROYAL James SILVESTER
Jenny GALLACHER Jensen BROWN Joe GLEADALL
Jonathon WARNER Judy PEARSON Katherine PEARSON
Lauren MUSE Lee MILLS Louise GRAHAM
Lucy BRIMFIELD Matthew BROWN Michael SEEL
Michael WATSON Nichola STAPLETON-VARGA Peter JACKSON
Peter KEATS Philip SIDEBOTHAM Robert BISHOP
Robert DICKINSON Robert NICOL Sarah BARROTT
Saul LONGBOTTOM Simon ALEXANDER Simon NICHOLAS
Simone ABRAM Tim RABY

 

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Finishing positions

 

Male Female
Position Name Time Position Name Time
1 Chris GUY * 18:48 1 Caroline BROCK * 19:45
2 Luke NEWELL 18:55 2 Hannah K PEEL 21:08
3 Conor O'BOYLE ** 19:08 3 Jane GARDINER 22:38

* New PB

**Graves first timer

 

This week’s top age graded result this week was…

Caroline BROCK (SW30-34) with 19:45 (75.44%)

 

OPT IN TO VOLUNTEER E-MAILS

 

Unfortunately we can’t send volunteer e-mails to anyone unless they have opted in previously so if you’ve thought about it but have never had an e-mail please follow these instructions:

Follow the ‘manage my profile’ link in your results e-mail, you will find an option to ‘opt in’ to the e-mails.

 

Notices

 

Please keep an eye out on Facebook for any cancellation notices before heading to Graves, we will always try to let people know as early as possible of any issues, but safety of those taking part will always be our priority!

The doggy detour is still in full effect.

Don’t forget that there is now a junior parkrun at Graves Park on a Sunday morning too.

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As usual, the event would not run anywhere near as well without the wonderful group of volunteers that Graves parkrun attracts. Please remember it’s easy to volunteer, just leave a message on the Graves parkrun Facebook page or e-mail the Graves team on: graveshelpers@parkrun.com or See our volunteer page for details on getting involved in making Graves parkrun happen.

Any suggestions or tips, please e-mail gravesoffice@parkrun.com