Race report 31.03.12

BelfastVictoria parkrun
Event number 49
31st March 2012

Men's placings:
Keith PURDY (SM30-34) of Annadale Striders, was first in 16:13 - 7th win in 14th appearance.
Brian KINSELLA (SM20-24) of Queens Triathlon Club, was second in 17:18 - 4 previous wins.
Turlough DONNELLY (SM30-34) (Unattached) was third in 17:42 - 4 previous wins.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
David PROCTOR (Willowfield Harriers) 3745 pts.
Raymond J LEITCH (Orangegrove Athletics Club) 3009 pts.
Michael THOMPSON (Orangegrove Athletics Club) 3003 pts.

Women's placings:
Nessa AGNEW (VW40-44) of Dub Runners of Belfast, was first (26th overall) in 22:44 - first win in 14th appearance.
Rebecca BOYD (JW14) (Unattached) was second (37th overall) in 24:00.
Jennifer STOKES-SMITH (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (39th overall) in 24:13.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Emma SMITH (Orangegrove Athletics Club) 3475 pts.
Cathy FRASER (Unattached) 3282 pts.
Hannah WATTERS (Unattached) 2944 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Keith PURDY (SM30-34) was graded 79.75 % for the time 16:13 (first overall).
Michel LE VELLY (VM45-49) was graded 78.77 % for the time 18:08 (5th overall).
Paul Charles SMITH (VM45-49) was graded 75.91 % for the time 18:49 (9th overall).

This week there were 101 runners, of whom 22 were first timers and 33 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 12 different athletics clubs took part.

BelfastVictoria parkrun started on 7th May 2011, and since then 1,028 different runners, including participants from 59 athletics clubs, have completed 3,974 runs covering a total distance of 19,870 km, and there have been 1,158 new Personal Bests.

The Women's course record is held by Roberta DORNAN who ran in a time of 18:40 on 7th May 2011 (event number 1).
The Men's course record is held by Ryan HOLT who ran in a time of 16:00 on 18th February 2012 (event number 43).
The Age Grade course record is held by Terry EAKIN who recorded a 89.00 % run (18:11) on 7th May 2011 (event number 1).

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