Kirkcaldy parkrun # 165 – 21/04/2018 – Photos

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Here are the links to some photos from this weekend:

Wullie Law

Graham Law

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Kirkcaldy parkrun Event number 164 14th April 2018

What another great Saturday, the weather was kind & we had another great turnout of Volunteers & participants.

Congratulations to Sandy Adam on joining the 100 club and well done to all our first time participants at Kirkcaldy. We hope we see you again soon.

This week 215 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 18 were first timers and 39 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 14 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 23 volunteers:

Tricia WALLACE • Clifford DICKER • Ian SHIELD • Andrew AIRD • Fiona KEMP • Sharon SUTHERLAND • Claire WALSH • John MCINTYRE • Isabella RITCHIE • Jodie KEMP • Fiona THORNTON • Graham LAW • Carol SPARLING-GORDON • Isabella CARMICHAEL • Nicola STEWART • Christina CRICHTON • William LAW • Leighan SPARLING-GORDON • Karen HUNTER • David MCKAY • Keith TRAILL • Maciej BARANSKI • Sarah DEIGHAN

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Kirkcaldy parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Stephie PENNYCOOK who recorded a time of 17:16 on 16th April 2016 (event number 63).
The male record is held by Ben HUKINS who recorded a time of 15:44 on 1st January 2017 (event number 101).
The Age Grade course record is held by Isobel BURNETT who recorded 92.06% (20:47) on 3rd June 2017 (event number 122).

Kirkcaldy parkrun started on 14th February 2015. Since then 3,829 participants have completed 23,376 parkruns covering a total distance of 116,880 km, including 5,099 new Personal Bests.


Volunteering Saturday 14th April

Our Volunteer rota is looking pretty healthy for this weekend, but we are still looking for a handful of willing Marshals to ensure' the event can go ahead.
If you're interested then please drop us an e-mail at with your barcode.
In return you'll have the thanks of your Run Director and all the runners as well as a chance to rock one of our exclusive high viz vests.
What more could you ask for?


Event number 163 – 7th April 2018


The weather was kind to us and we had almost perfect conditions for running today.

198 people ran, jogged and walked the course today. We had 7 first timers at parkrun – welcome to parkrun, hope you enjoyed and we see you again. And we had 19 folks who had been to parkrun before but were at Kirkcaldy for the first time.  Hope you enjoyed our course and that we see you again too.

There were an amazing 41 Personal Best times recorded today – well done each and every one of you!

As you all know the event can’t happen without the volunteers and we had seventeen of them today rocking the Hi-Viz gear within the park.  A big thank you to each and every one of you, your assistance really is appreciated by all at Kirkcaldy parkrun.


The volunteer roster looks a bit bare for the next few weeks so please help out if you can, no job is difficult and you will get the plaudits for helping our event to happen.  If you haven't ever volunteered before or not done so for a while why not try it and experience parkrun from a different perspective.  If you don't enjoy it you can run for free the following week!

The volunteers today were: Irene MILLER • Tricia WALLACE • Clifford DICKER • Andrew AIRD • Sharon SUTHERLAND • Fiona THORNTON • Isabella CARMICHAEL • Laura GODDING • Gillian NOTMAN • Christina CRICHTON • Rona INGLIS • John DRYBURGH • John BRENNAN • Christine SIMPSON • James PATERSON • Karen HUNTER • Kevin O'NEILL

We had a couple of milestones called out before the start – 7 year old Morag Cotton completing her 10th parkrun and Eve Hutchison completing her 50th.  Alan Fraser also completed his 50th as well but kept it quiet so didn’t get a shout out at the start – well done to all three of you.

The full results and a complete event history can be found on the Kirkcaldy parkrun Results Page.

Interesting stat – since we started in 2015 we have now had 3,811 participants complete Kirkcaldy parkrun – will you be the 4000th finisher next week?


Saturday 31st March Roster

The roster is looking good for Saturday with all the key positions covered.

It would be great to have a few more volunteers to make sure things go as smooth as possible and it's always fun to have plenty marshalls out on the course

See the roster here

Drop an email to if you want to help out. Please include your barcode ID as it makes it easy for us to add you to the roster

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