Event Number 165 – 5th August 2017

Springburn parkrun, Glasgow
Event number 165
5th August 2017

This week 115 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 12 were first timers and 17 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 11 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 13 volunteers:

Gary SHAW • Suzanne SHAW • Graham MCCABE • Sheila TRAYNOR • Diane MCCABE • Shirley MACNAB • Jonny HOUGH • Mark DAVIES • Robert WHITE • Paul WILSON • Alison HUNTER • Joe HUNTER • Donna KERR

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

Male placings:
Graham MCCABE (VM45-49) of Kirkintilloch Olympians, was first over the line in 17:37 - 59th time in 64 appearances.
Euan James CRAIG (VM35-39) of Kirkintilloch Olympians, was second over the line in 18:39 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions.
Stuart MCCANDLESS (VM45-49) of Royal Mail Run GMC, was third over the line in 18:45.

Female placings:
Valencia WRIGHT (JW11-14) of Victoria Park City Of Glasgow AC, was first (6th overall) over the line in 19:24 - second time in 6 appearances.
Suzanne SHAW (VW40-44) of Kirkintilloch Olympians, was second (14th overall) over the line in 20:29 - has been first to finish on 22 previous occasions.
Hannah BUTCHER (SW25-29) (Unattached) was third (24th overall) over the line in 22:39.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Bobby YOUNG (VM70-74) – 85.95% for the time 21:21 (18th overall).
Valencia WRIGHT (JW11-14) – 83.93% for the time 19:24 (6th overall).
Anthony QUINN (VM60-64) – 81.25% for the time 19:44 (9th overall).

The female record is held by Michelle SANDISON who recorded a time of 17:58 on 18th February 2017 (event number 141).
The male record is held by Jack HEATHWOOD who recorded a time of 15:49 on 15th July 2017 (event number 162).
The Age Grade course record is held by Jeanette C. CRAIG who recorded 94.93% (22:01) on 28th May 2016 (event number 105).

Springburn parkrun, Glasgow started on 10th May 2014. Since then 2,245 participants have completed 12,236 parkruns covering a total distance of 61,180 km, including 2,426 new Personal Bests.