A Windy Blast from Storm Arwen!
An extremely gusty morning didn’t stop 87 runners, joggers and walkers taking on the Greenock Esplanade route. Representatives of 5 different clubs took part.
Neil LAFFERTY breezed across the line first with an incredible time of 16:27. Eilidh SCOTT was the first female across the line in 20:19. Great efforts in the conditions, and well done on your PB Eilidh!
Welcome to the 7 first timers. Neil CHRYSTAL 24:41, Matthew COFFIELD 24:46, Deborah DICKINSON 25:57, Lucy ANDERSON 26:37, Kenny QUINN 28:03, Alan DICKIE 31:32 and Laura SIDWELL 34:05.
Seven participants recorded new Personal Bests today! Eilidh SCOTT 2019, Dorel UNGUREANU 21:56, Richard WILSON 22:24, Wendy RUSSELL 24:43, Kirsty CAMPBELL 25:01, Lesley HEPBURN 27:02 and Alan ADAIR 28:33. Fantastic runs everyone!
Two runners achieved milestones. Marcin JACHER and Eric LINDSAY amassed their 25th and 50th parkruns respectively. Well done to both.
Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Greenock parkrun Results Page.
The event was made possible by 17 volunteers:
Julie SMITH • Andy CAMERON • Jim CUFFE • Gill GILMOUR • John STEVENSON • Eileen STEVENSON • David BLACK • William KILPATRICK • Hollie KILPATRICK • Lisa BOONSANONG • Moira MCCLUCKIE • Margaret Mary MCELENY • Abbigael CRAWFORD • Lisa KELLY • Joseph MCFADDEN • Lisa KELLY • Tracey HOWE
parkrun is only possible to the efforts of the volunteers, and we are always looking for more people to get involved - even when the weather isn’t good it’s great fun, you’ll meet some wonderful people, and you’ll be giving something back to the parkrun community!
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Enjoy your week until we see you on the course next Saturday… and don’t forget your Barcode!