Cannon Hill parkrun 474. 4th January 2020

What a great start to the new decade! Good weather, not wet, not cold and so 865 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 99 were first timers and 72 recorded new Personal Bests.

Aine and Rob were Run Directing and processed the results efficiently and quickly despite dropped tokens, funnel duckers, unscannables and general confusion in the cafe!

The event was made possible by 48 volunteers:

David SANSOM • Helen BLOOMER • Mary ROSS • Andrew WHEELER • Robert Stephen MILLS • Aine ASTBURY • David CHAPMAN • Stephen FORCER • Ian EDGINGTON • Suz WEST • Keith EVANS • Khatma BIBI • Sean MCCONVERY • Elizabeth HOWARD • Oliver KIRKLAND • Karen Barbara LEE • Louise BEASLEY • George ROGERS • Sylvia HUGHES • Chrissie BOYER • Geoffrey HUGHES • Kate DUFFIN • Adrian O'LEARY • William HOUSDEN • Toby HORWOOD • Linda BERESFORD • Jane CLARKE • Janet MOIR • Debbie RINGHAM • Peter HICKMAN • Ron CATTLE • Stuart BRINDLEY • Flora ASTBURY • Tim BATEMAN • Pamela HAYES • Scott BROUGH • Robert SAUNDERS • Ciaran TURNBULL • Greg MCCANN • Peter TRAVIS • Allan POPE • Ceri ARMSTRONG • Adam VINCENT • Marcus CHASTEAUNEUF • David GREEN • Lauren BURTON • Joe FARRAR • Stuart FREETH

Would you like to volunteer? Come along and try any role, any time, it's great fun and very straight forward, Just email us at

Today we had 2 VI guides, Adam and Kate. Thank you. We welcomed Lianne to her first parkrun and she will be looking for a VI guide to walk with her at future events so do email us if you think you can help.

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

The female record is held by Hayley CARRUTHERS who recorded a time of 16:21 on 16th March 2019 (event number 433).
The male record is held by Omer AHMED who recorded a time of 14:38 on 15th June 2019 (event number 446).
The Age Grade course record is held by Tony WRIGHT who recorded 91.83% (16:19) on 26th January 2019 (event number 426).

Cannon Hill parkrun, Birmingham started on 28th August 2010. Since then 25,063 participants have completed 220,690 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,103,450 km, including 35,642 new Personal Bests. A total of 1,937 individuals have volunteered 14,005 times.