parkrun 311 3rd August

Today at Clumber parkrun we had visitors from the big smoke enjoying the beautiful scenery of Clumber Park but they weren't the furthest travelled as we also had long haul visitors from Abu Dhabi

Celebrating 100 runs today were Adam Lee and Dave Sears


Adam's one of the Clumber Park Runners who meet in the park every Wednesday at 09:30. On September 14th the group will be doing a take over event at Clumber Park parkrun. Here's a group photo of some of them!

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Dave is one of our regulars from Maltby Running Club who organise the Bawtry Forest Trail run which this year is on Sunday 8th September. If you like running in Clumber Park you will also like this run.

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Other runners joining a new club were Andy and Carolyn Garland and Gillian Shephard joining the 50 club and junior Jay Jessop joining the 10 club.


First finisher (again!!) was the Donny Dasher and second finisher with a new PB 5 seconds faster than his last one was Ian Sadler.


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Another group with us today was the National Citizen Service (NCS) who were fund raising for The Centre Place which helps supports young people with mental illnesses.

Next week we have a themed run of "Wear something Gold". Mark Crossley will be your Run Director and he's promised to come like this:


I hope the plastic surgery heals in time for him to get the bandages off!!

Here are some stats:

Clumber Park parkrun
Event number 311
3rd August 2019

This week 341 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 46 were first timers and 58 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 34 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 20 volunteers:

Martin BELL • H Clare WEBSTER • Julian HILL • Natalie CUNNINGHAM • Christine MICHIE • Jane GOODCHILD • Terry LOVETT • Paul HERON • Heather BEMBRIDGE • Sandra BREEDON • Alannah BOLTON • Rita TEMPLE • Lynda HISSEY • Paul WILLIAMS • Mark CROSSLEY • Fiona GIBSON • Andrew BEAUMONT • Eileen MUSCROFT • Craig BETTERIDGE • Emma BIGGS

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

The female record is held by Amanda CROOK who recorded a time of 18:15 on 31st May 2014 (event number 49).
The male record is held by John BEATTIE who recorded a time of 14:57 on 2nd June 2018 (event number 252).
The Age Grade course record is held by Helen BURRELL who recorded 91.86% (19:27) on 28th July 2018 (event number 259).

Clumber Park parkrun started on 29th June 2013. Since then 10,896 participants have completed 68,783 parkruns covering a total distance of 343,915 km, including 12,454 new Personal Bests. A total of 619 individuals have volunteered 5,164 times.