It's been a while, sorry about that. Well done to everyone who ran, walked and hopped since the last run report and sorry not to have acknowledged your achievements. You're all brilliant.
This week there were 120 runners, of whom 10 were first timers and 33 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different athletics clubs took part. Congratulations to Charles McLarnon, Daniel Holloway, Jack James Woodeson, Holly Hobbs, Thomas Hart and Adam Miah on completing 11 runs and earning their blue wristbands.
Great costumes, from kids and adult helpers alike and some wonderful photos from our regular photographer Emma, which you can find here. Our park is looking particularly splendid this autumn :-).
Jack James WOODESON (JM11-14) (Unattached) was first over the line in 08:33 - 5th time in 11 appearances.
Joseph FRIEND (JM10) (Unattached) was second (4th overall) over the line in 09:12.
Thomas HART (JM11-14) (Unattached) was third (5th overall) over the line in 09:21.
Jessica BAXTER (JW10) of Valley Striders AC, was first (second overall) over the line in 09:04 - 4th time in 45 appearances.
Peggy SEAL (JW10) (Unattached) was second (third overall) over the line in 09:05 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Alessia TEOLI (JW11-14) of Valley Striders AC, was third (9th overall) over the line in 09:38.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Jessica BAXTER (JW10) was graded 74.94% for the time 09:04 (second overall).
Alannah THORNTON (JW10) was graded 69.93% for the time 09:43 (11th overall).
Peggy SEAL (JW10) was graded 68.00% for the time 09:05 (third overall).
Roundhay junior parkrun started on 24th November 2013, and since then 1,739 different runners, including participants from 42 athletics clubs, have completed 13,286 runs covering a total distance of 26,572 km, and there have been 2,993 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Sarah Jane HOWARTH who ran in a time of 00:07:54 on 26th April 2015 (event number 75).
The male record is held by Liam GROSSE who ran in a time of 00:06:51 on 11th October 2015 (event number 99).
The Age Grade course record is held by Archie NORTON who recorded a 79.33% run (07:51) on 13th September 2015 (event number 95).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Roundhay junior parkrun Results Page.