Report – Event 113 8th September 2012

Hackney Marshes parkrun
Event number 113
8th September 2012

 It was a beautiful day for a run and a good sized field set off in pretty warm conditions. This was the last event to take place during the Paralympics. so after this week we have the car park and centre back into full use!

Men's placings:
Ben WICKHAM (SM30-34) of Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC, was first over the line in 16:52 - 9th time in 20 appearances.

Richard EDMONDS (VM40-44) of Serpentine RC, was second over the line in 17:19 - Has been first to finish on 3 previous occassions.

Robert Paul OSBORNE (SM35-39) (Unattached) was third over the line in 17:46.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Chris BRAMMER (Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC) 912 pts.
Jonathan BLACKBURN (Unattached) 878 pts.
Graham MCCARTHY (Unattached) 808 pts.

Women's placings:
Sarah KNOX (VW40-44) of Serpentine RC, was first (13th overall) over the line in 19:29 - first appearance.

Philippa COCKMAN (VW50-54) of Victoria Park Harriers & Tower Hamlets AC, was second (22nd overall) over the line in 23:17.

Lillian Mei-Ling MCMAHON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (30th overall) over the line in 27:11.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Sandra ELPHINSTON (Unattached) 850 pts.
Alison HAWKES (Unattached) 769 pts.
Catriona ANDREW (Unattached) 634 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Richard EDMONDS (VM40-44) was graded 79.98 % for the time 17:19 (second overall).
Sarah KNOX (VW40-44) was graded 79.56 % for the time 19:29 (13th overall).
Ben WICKHAM (SM30-34) was graded 77.37 % for the time 16:52 (first overall).

This week there were 43 runners, of whom 10 were first timers and 9 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 4 different athletics clubs took part.

The Women's course record is held by Alex GOUNELAS who ran in a time of 17:42 on 2nd June 2012 (event number 103).

The Men's course record is held by Paul MARTELLETTI who ran in a time of 14:51 on 6th August 2011 (event number 60).

The Age Grade course record is held by Richard HOPE who recorded a 89.29 % run (15:24) on 10th December 2011 (event number 78).

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Hackney-marshes parkrun Results Page.

Run report - Hackney Marshes parkrun
Event number 113
8th September 2012