Basildon parkrun Run Report #298

Welcome to Basildon parkrun Run Report 298, this week sent in by Run Director Dave Mullender!

MILESTONE , MILESTONE !
Our very own Kalli Isborne has reached 100 parkruns.
Well done Kalli, and thank you for all the cake.

This week we saw 150 of you, from 14 different clubs, run, jog and walk around a lovely muddy and slippery Northlands Park, to achieve 16 PBs. 14 first timers came to Basildon, with tourists from as far a field as Chelmsford and Southminster, but the winner for most miles goes to Orpington.

This was made possible by 20 hi-viz hero’s, who timed you, scanned you, and pointed you in the right direction, while keeping a eye on you, for your safety.

If you would like to volunteer for one of the roles, whether it be marshalling, timing  or scanning, follow the link on the web site.
Your parkrun needs YOU!

Thanks Dave!

Basildon parkrun Event number 298 23rd November 2019

This week 150 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 14 were first timers and 16 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 14 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 20 volunteers:

Dave MULLENDER • Philip WARNER • Kenneth CAREY • John WILKINSON • Lucy KEMISH • Georgie BURCH • Richard MOORE • Pauline MACKENZIE-MOORE • Julie SANDERSON • Lynsey GRAY • John VICTORY • Susan HUGHES • Andy SAUNDERS • Sam WHEELER • Philip BEAUMONT • Anne COGGIN • Peter LAVER • David SPRIGGS • Ellie-Mae HOLMES • Patricia HEARD

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

The male record is held by Matthew ARMSTRONG who recorded a time of 15:40 on 23rd August 2014 (event number 21).
The female record is held by Gemma HOLLOWAY who recorded a time of 18:34 on 1st November 2014 (event number 31).
The Age Grade course record is held by Breege NORDIN who recorded 85.97% (22:34) on 25th December 2017 (event number 198).

Basildon parkrun started on 5th April 2014. Since then 6,270 participants have completed 47,073 parkruns covering a total distance of 235,365 km, including 8,763 new Personal Bests. A total of 685 individuals have volunteered 5,969 times.

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