Wowzers 400 ! Yes indeed this week we celebrated the 400th running of Harrogate parkrun and did we do it in style, yep indeed. Here are a few pic's of the day.
513 Runners, one crocodile, lots of fabulous volunteers, a few coffee's, that pretty much wraps up the mornings action.
See you all again soon for #401 !
That's it for now, just a few reminders.
Post run refreshments - Join us at Caffe Marconi (2 Princes Square) each week after parkrun to catch up, process the results, have a coffee and a good old chat. The food (oh my, the cakes..!) and drinks are great and Sarah and her team are huge fans of parkrun! It's good fun and you can even get your result early!
In Case of Emergency - Please double check that your emergency contact details are complete and up to date on your parkrun profile. You'll find a link to your profile on your weekly results email and newsletters or via this How can I access my profile / account? link. It only takes a few moments, put could really help us to help you if and when you most need it.
Barcodes - Is your printed barcode looking tired or not scanning easily? There are a range of tough and durable plastic parkrun barcode ID tags and parkrun wristbands available via http://www.parkrun-barcode.org.uk/ These are the only UK authorised and professionally printed tags and feature the parkrun branding and logo, your athlete details and can also be personalised with your ICE (In Case of Emergency) telephone number and additional information including specific medical details. They come in a range of options and can be attached to a key ring, laces, and running vest zip or worn on a lanyard.
And now the official bit:
Event number 400
31st August 2019
This week 513 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 62 were first timers and 49 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 28 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 30 volunteers:
Tony LEDWABA-CHAPMAN • Simon MOFFATT • Rebecca VENTRESS • David ROWLEY • Ted WELTON • Louisa WELTON • Barry COTTAM • Lynn DAVISON • Fiona BARKLEY • Jeremy SCOTT • Jack Edward BRIGGS • Matt PAXTON • Paul DEVALL • Jay NORTON • James COOK • Sara GOULD • Phil VENTRESS • Nicola CREBBIN • Emma BRAUNTON • Dawn RICHARDSON • Rach IBI • Gavin SMITH • Freya PARKER • Colin FOSTER • John DYSON • Mark EDWARDS • Craig MILLS • John BERGER • Susan HOLDEN • Edward GREEN
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Harrogate parkrun Results Page.
The female record is held by Rosie SMITH who recorded a time of 17:28 on 3rd October 2015 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Unknown ATHLETE who recorded a time of 14:54 on 3rd November 2018 (event number 357).
The Age Grade course record is held by Andy GRANT who recorded 90.63% (16:01) on 1st September 2018 (event number 348).
Harrogate parkrun started on 21st January 2012. Since then 15,487 participants have completed 124,202 parkruns covering a total distance of 621,010 km, including 20,423 new Personal Bests. A total of 1,335 individuals have volunteered 9,088 times.