Daventry Junior parkrun saw some spooky going ons this week with some great Halloween costumes and some fantastic superheros too, not to mention the bumble bee, this was all for fancy dress week.
We welcomed 5 first timers and a whopping 28 PB’s including a spooktacular effort from Arthur Tilt, gaining the new course record, well done, great running from you all. Congratulations to the seven runners who were awarded their half marathon wristbands today, Jack, Mary, Kaicie, Isabel, MacKenzie, Lyall and Marci.
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Arthur TILT (JM10) of Rugby & Northampton AC, was first over the line in 07:43 - 9th time in 9 appearances.
Nathan DAVIDSON (JM11-14) (Unattached) was second over the line in 08:36.
Cameron JONES (JM11-14) (Unattached) was third (4th overall) over the line in 09:06 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Kaicie JONES (JW11-14) (Unattached) was first (third overall) over the line in 09:02 - third time in 12 appearances.
Jemima LAMBERT (JW11-14) of Rugby and Northampton AC, was second (5th overall) over the line in 09:07 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Bethan THOMAS (JW11-14) (Unattached) was third (6th overall) over the line in 09:34.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Arthur TILT (JM10) was graded 74.86% for the time 07:43 (first overall).
Kaicie JONES (JW11-14) was graded 66.69% for the time 09:02 (third overall).
Jemima LAMBERT (JW11-14) was graded 66.08% for the time 09:07 (5th overall).
This week there were 71 runners, of whom 5 were first timers and 30 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 4 different athletics clubs took part.
Daventry junior parkrun started on 19th June 2016, and since then 288 different runners, including participants from 6 athletics clubs, have completed 1,243 runs covering a total distance of 2,486 km, and there have been 402 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Trinity MCCLEARY who ran in a time of 00:08:08 on 14th August 2016 (event number 8).
The male record is held by Arthur TILT who ran in a time of 00:07:43 on 30th October 2016
(event number 19).
The Age Grade course record is held by Arthur TILT who recorded a 75.60% run (07:55) on 25th September 2016 (event number 14).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Daventry junior parkrun Results Page.