Gibside parkrun Event number 159 12th August 2017

This week 49 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 10 were first timers and 11 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 12 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 11 volunteers courtesy of Derwent Valley Running Club:

Tony ROBSON • Hazel MARCHANT • Lesley GREGORY • Kirsty ROBSON • Sue URWIN • Bernie GIBSON • Martin WILKINSON • Mike LEONARD • Chris MORRIS • Hazel RICHARDSON • Paul BRUNGER
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Gibside parkrun Results Page.
Male placings:
John S DONNEKY (VM35-39) of Derwentside AC, was first over the line in 19:22 - 7th time in 21 appearances.
Patrick FITZGERALD (VM50-54) of Long Eaton RC, was second over the line in 20:20.
Jamie STYLES (JM15-17) of Elswick Harriers, was third over the line in 20:38.
Female placings:
Laura NAGEL (SW25-29) (Unattached) was first (20th overall) over the line in 25:39 - first time in 5 appearances.
Eleanor SHOTTON (VW40-44) of Derwent Valley Running Club, was second (21st overall) over the line in 25:40.
Anna STYLES (JW11-14) of Elswick Harriers, was third (28th overall) over the line in 27:43.
The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Patrick FITZGERALD (VM50-54) – 74.34% for the time 20:20 (second overall).
John SHORROCK (VM55-59) – 72.22% for the time 22:01 (7th overall).
John S DONNEKY (VM35-39) – 69.45% for the time 19:22 (first overall).
The male record is held by Daniel JENKIN who recorded a time of 16:44 on 3rd May 2014 (event number 11).
The female record is held by Lauren DAVIES-BECKETT who recorded a time of 19:25 on 2nd August 2014 (event number 23).
The Age Grade course record is held by Erin KEELER - CLARKE who recorded 83.72% (19:52) on 13th August 2016 (event number 112).
Gibside parkrun started on 22nd February 2014. Since then 2,871 participants have completed 9,907 parkruns covering a total distance of 49,535 km, including 2,034 new Personal Bests.