Coventry parkrun 369, 20 May 2017

This week 782 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 66 were first timers and 130 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 36 different clubs took part.

Volunteer heroes!

The event was made possible by 26 volunteers: Alison Fletcher, Alison Lowe, Brenda Lee, Bryan Mercer, Catherine Benn, Cathy Keay, Cheryl Thomas, Clare King, Clare Mcarthur, Cliff Evans, David Robbins, Hannah Todd, Heather Betts, Jackie Schofield, Jason Douglas, Jonathan Addison, Joy Douglas, Mark Williams, Matt Evans, Michaela Eyley, Peter Estick, Rory Watson, Steve King, Sue Leonard, Viv Shadbolt and Zahra Akhtar.

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This week's parkrun

Thanks to all of you for joining us for the pre-run briefing, we'll be keeping the breifing at the moment for the future so please make sure you remember to join us.
Congratulations to Tim Ottley on his 100th parkrun and to Kirstie Murray, Robert Todd, Sarah Dealtry on their 50th parkrun.

You can view this week's times online at

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Coventry parkrun started on 6th February 2010. Since then 13,374 participants have completed 136,395 parkruns covering a total distance of 681,975 km, including 23,514 new Personal Bests.

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Runners under 11 year's old

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In summary


Male placings:

Stuart Hopkins (VM40-44) of Kenilworth Runners, was first over the line in 17:24 - 27th time in 48 appearances.
Andrew Crabtree (VM35-39) of Kenilworth Runners, was second over the line in 17:49 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions.
Kev Hope (VM35-39) of Kenilworth Runners, was third over the line in 18:16 - has been first to finish on 6 previous occasions.

Female placings:

Mary Scott (SW18-19) of Warwick University AC, was first (61st overall) over the line in 21:31 - 5th time in 16 appearances.
Louise Andrews (VW40-44) of Kenilworth Runners, was second (70th overall) over the line in 21:45 - has been first to finish on 27 previous occasions.
Madeleine Michie (SW20-24) (Unattached) was third (105th overall) over the line in 22:52 - was first to finish once before.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:

Mike Duggan (VM75-79) – 80.57% for the time 23:56 (141st overall).
Jason Hill (VM45-49) – 78.76% for the time 18:17 (4th overall).
Gary Smith (VM45-49) – 78.74% for the time 18:35 (7th overall).