Event number 295
1st January 2020
Happy New Year! If you have been paying attention over the last 5 years you may remember that I deliver the New Years Day runners brief in rhyme. Steve Pomfret has continued with the prose and very kindly written the news report in rhyme;
Well done to all of the runners who completed the double (Melksham and Southwick)
Congratulations to Brian Dubrie for achieving his 100th parkrun milestone. Brian began running here in August 2015 and has completed 93 of the 100 here at Chippenham.
Congratulations also go to Ed Harper for achieving his 100th parkrun. Ed began running here at our inaugural in 2014 and has completed 54 of these here at Chippenham.
Congratulations also go to Luke Jones and Joel Mead for achieving their 10th junior milestone.
Finally congratulations to out lovely Duke of Edinburgh volunteer Mariah who achieved her 25th volunteering session. I look forward to seeing you in purple.
Many thanks to the 29 fabulous volunteers that made this event happen:
Natalie THOMPSON • Victoria ALLISON • Neil ADDISON • Andrew NICHOLSON • Amy BREWARD • Kirsty NUTTALL • Nicola JAMES • John GILL • Julia MADDOCKS • Giles ARCHER • Michelle COVENEY • Jules PEARSON • Caz NOAKES • Steve BOLLEN • Brett CEAZAR • Alan JONES • Joanne CRACKNELL • Rita LINDSAY • Gillian BRIMSON • Steve POMFRET • Dougal CAMPBELL • Stanley SIMPSON • Angela POMFRET • John BELCHER • Roger SMITH • Mariah MEAD • Kate STEWART • David WEALES • Suzanne MACDONALD
Many thanks to John Belcher for this weeks photos which can be found here
Have a great week!
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Chippenham parkrun Results Page.
The female record is held by Amy CHALK who recorded a time of 18:43 on 20th December 2014 (event number 34).
The male record is held by Simon NOTT who recorded a time of 15:19 on 4th May 2019 (event number 260).
The Age Grade course record is held by Diana DEE who recorded 87.74% (19:51) on 27th October 2018 (event number 232).
Chippenham parkrun started on 12th April 2014. Since then 8,663 participants have completed 48,698 parkruns covering a total distance of 243,490 km, including 8,325 new Personal Bests. A total of 639 individuals have volunteered 6,850 times