Thank you, Priya! Run report 557, 21 April 2018

We're always grateful to volunteers who arrive early and stay late come rain or shine to make sure parkrun happens each week. For the past few months Priya Banger has been volunteering with us as she works towards her Duke of Edinburgh Award. This was her final 'official' volunteering session, but she says she's enjoyed it so much, she'll be back on a regular basis. Thanks, Priya!

It was good to welcome Dr Mike Mansfield and the team from NHS England who were handing out information and giving advice, as part of Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Week.

Well done to Katharine Scott, who ran her 50th parkrun.

This week 582 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 57 were first timers and 97 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 41 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 29 volunteers:

Adrian STOTT • Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Phil HAMMOND • Ken FOX • Clare MAXWELL • Robyn JOHNSON • Janette FREEMAN • Anne AKERS • Noel AKERS • Alan LUMB • George SULLIVAN • Debbie BROWN • Christina EDWARDS • Caroline SANDERS • Louise BISSET • Sue LUMBY • Clare EVANS • Lucy RIDER • Mark HADDRILL • Andy BISSET • Alison TRAYNOR • Lizzie COOMBES • Becky MCDONALD • Sam EDWARDS • Priya BANGER • Francesca WILLIAMS • Louise BENNETT • Ben STEVENS

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 20,140 participants have completed 158,660 parkruns covering a total distance of 793,300 km, including 27,436 new Personal Bests.

 

Pyjama parkrun, run report 556, 14 April 2018

We'd a couple of pyjama parkrunners with us this week. David Stoneman and Martin Landells didn't sleep in, they just wanted to test out their pyjama running kit for the London Marathon next week. They hope to be the fastest ever pyjama-wearing finishers - and raise money for charity, including Simon on the Streets. Good luck, guys!

We had a few milestones, Chris Jones ran his 450th parkrun, four people completed 150 runs, Claudia Bauer, Joan Stead, Jaz Singh and Chris Worfolk

This week 528 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 48 were first timers and 70 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 47 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 24 volunteers:

Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Sam DOOLEY • Phil HAMMOND • Ben HARTLEY • Robyn JOHNSON • Anne AKERS • Noel AKERS • Claire HOUGHAM • Jack ROSE • Rolf NEUGEBAUER • Debbie BROWN • Steve BROWN • Emma HARROP • Sue LUMBY • Lucy RIDER • Ben FOWLER • Andrew NIGHTINGALE • Melanie NIGHTINGALE • Zeni BELLWOOD • Pritti MEHTA • Danny WILKINS • Priya BANGER • Dayna WEGG

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 20,083 participants have completed 158,078 parkruns covering a total distance of 790,390 km, including 27,339 new Personal Bests.

 

Welcome to Dewsbury Road Runners – and a few milestones. Run report 555

There was a mass turn-out of Dewsbury Road Runners this week, who joined us as part of their monthly parkrun tourism, it was great to welcome them!

We had quite a few milestones, with Ken Fox running his 400th, John Sutton and Steve Wood their 300ths, Lida Magdalenoka-Keen her 200th, Rory Goldthorpe and Katie Robinson their 150ths and Lucy Kear and Ella Wright their 50ths. Our pacers helped 79 of you achieve PBs.

Thanks to the Wrangthorn Runners for providing hospitality over at the church and as ever to our volunteers. See you next week!

This week 481 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 67 were first timers and 79 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 45 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 39 volunteers:

Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Sam DOOLEY • Phil HAMMOND • Peter James YATES • Diane AYKROYD • Richard PULLAN • David WOMERSLEY • Clare MASON • Ken FOX • Ben HARTLEY • Sue SUNDERLAND • John SUTTON • Andy JUDD • Noel AKERS • Anne AKERS • Thomas CROWTHER • Susan DOCHERTY • Rebecca GRAY • Claire HOUGHAM • Rachel BENTLEY • Naomi KELLETT • Neil WALLACE • Hannah RIECHERT • Debbie BROWN • Steve BROWN • Caroline SANDERS • Jamie RYAN • Kristan WEBB • Emma AMOR • Clare EVANS • Mark HADDRILL • Jamie MATU • Chris BRACCHI • Jane-Marie BRACCHI • Tobias ADKINS • Natalie DONOHUE • Stephen MORRIS • Catherine WALLIS • Priya BANGER

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 20,034 participants have completed 157,550 parkruns covering a total distance of 787,750 km, including 27,269 new Personal Bests.

 

 

Double milestone on a rainy day – run report 554, 30 March 2018

It may have been miserable weather, but it didn't stop Amanda and David Birkby running their 400th parkruns together this week.

We had planned to hold an Easter egg hunt for the children, but it was far too cold and wet, so we handed them out instead!

Well done to Sarah Diamond who ran her 100th parkrun.

Next week, the first parkrun of the month, we'll be having pacers, so let us know what time you're aiming for and we'll try find you a pacer. There will also be coffee and cake afterwards over at Wrangthorn Church, courtesy of the Wrangthorn Runners.

This week 257 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 30 were first timers and 22 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 30 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 27 volunteers:

Claudia BAUER • Phil HAMMOND • Peter James YATES • Clare MASON • Ken FOX • Clare MAXWELL • Hilary M Z LUND • Susan SMITH • Sue SUNDERLAND • Robyn JOHNSON • Anne AKERS • Noel AKERS • Claire HOUGHAM • Rolf NEUGEBAUER • Lorraine BEAVIS • Debbie BROWN • Stuart LOWE • Caroline SANDERS • Anna STOCKS • George WEBSTER • Nick BROWN • Benjamin JACOBS • Chris BRACCHI • Jane-Marie BRACCHI • Lizzie COOMBES • Nichola MORELAND • Pritti MEHTA

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 19,967 participants have completed 157,069 parkruns covering a total distance of 785,345 km, including 27,190 new Personal Bests.

 

Record-breaker for Susan. Run report 553, 24 March 2018

It was a record-breaking week for us, with Susan Lewis, our first female finisher, setting a new age category record for VW40-44. Her time of 18.32 was a PB and gave her an age grade of 83%. Well done, Susan!

Well done also to Craig Kent and Peter Lambert who ran their 50ths.

Next week is Easter Saturday, so for the children there will be a post parkrun Easter egg hunt.

This week 511 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 49 were first timers and 61 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 39 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 23 volunteers:

Claudia BAUER • Ken FOX • Robyn JOHNSON • Anne AKERS • Claire HOUGHAM • Manesha CHAUHAN • Barrie HOPSON • Nick PAYNE • Jack CRAWFORD • Jamie RYAN • Nicki DERRICK • Curtis PARKER-MILNES • Mark HADDRILL • Helen CARR • Heather FULTON • Jessica MCGRAGHAN • Clement MILNE • Chris BRACCHI • Natalie DONOHUE • Lizzie COOMBES • Luke GREEN • Steven ABBOTT • Priya BANGER

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 19,937 participants have completed 156,812 parkruns covering a total distance of 784,060 km, including 27,168 new Personal Bests.

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