Another great turnout - the sun was shining and the course was fast. This week there were 61 runners, of whom 17 were first timers and 20 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 10 different athletics clubs took part. Huge thanks to the guy who fixed my puncture, a great help and meant that I avoided a very long walk home. Please see full results below:
Tomas STASIONIS (SM25-29) (Unattached) was first in 16:17 - second win in second appearance.
Joseph DALE (SM30-34) of London Fields Triathlon, was second in 16:30 - 2 previous wins.
Ben WICKHAM (SM30-34) of Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC, was third in 17:00 - 2 previous wins.
Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Bernard STORCH (Unattached) 756 pts.
Chris BRAMMER (Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC) 725 pts.
Dave MULVANY (Unattached) 696 pts.
Holly GILBERT (SW30-34) of Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC, was first (9th overall) in 19:40 - 14th win in 20th appearance.
Jo SINGER (VW35-39) of Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC, was second (10th overall) in 19:52.
Michaela GLENDINNING (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (28th overall) in 23:46.
Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Sandra ELPHINSTON (Unattached) 850 pts.
Alison HAWKES (Unattached) 807 pts.
Alison WELLS (Unattached) 753 pts.
The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Eddi BROCKLESBY (VW65-69) was graded 81.30 % for the time 26:50 (42nd overall).
Tomas STASIONIS (SM25-29) was graded 79.22 % for the time 16:17 (first overall).
Joseph DALE (SM30-34) was graded 78.38 % for the time 16:30 (second overall).
The Women's course record is held by Alex GOUNELAS who ran in a time of 18:33 on 18th June 2011 (event number 53).
The Men's course record is held by Paul MARTELLETTI who ran in a time of 15:06 on 7th August 2010 (event number 11).
The Age Grade course record is held by Richard HOPE who recorded a 88.06 % run (15:30) on 9th October 2010 (event number 20).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Hackney-marshes parkrun Results Page.