Event number 36 – 30th June 2018

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Photo by Richard Underwood

This week 127 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 30 were first timers and 24 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 16 different clubs took part. For four people, it was their first ever parkrun.

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Photo by Richard Underwood

The event was made possible by 19 volunteers:

Andrew VAN HEININGEN • Natalie EDWARDS • Richard UNDERWOOD • Kate TETTMAR • Richard OLNEY • Edric WILLIAMS • Helen WILLIAMS • Fiona PARTRIDGE • David WORCESTER • Megan EDWARDS • Djerk GEURTS • Johanna HOULAHAN • Tyler CARTWRIGHT • Alex VARRAN • Esmee GALLAGHER • Rhona MCKEE • Joe GRIFFIN • Elouisa BRAYLIN • Natalie CRAWLEY

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Heartwood Forest parkrun Results Page.

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Photo by Richard Underwood

Nathan MORRIS was first finisher this week, with a new PB, while Catherine O'CONNOR was first female for an incredible 10th time at Heartwood Forest, more than a quarter of all events. Nik SIRS achieved the highest age grade with 81.53% on his first visit to Heartwood Forest.

The female record is held by Victoria PRITCHARD who recorded a time of 17:43 on 30th September 2017 (event number 9).
The male record is held by Thomas KEARNS who recorded a time of 16:23 on 21st April 2018 (event number 26).
The Age Grade course record is held by Catherine WRIGHT who recorded 88.28% (22:37) on 19th August 2017 (event number 4).

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Photo by Richard Underwood

Heartwood Forest parkrun started on 29th July 2017. Since then 1,640 participants have completed 4,310 parkruns covering a total distance of 21,550 km, including 933 new Personal Bests.

Kate wore her GoPro hat for the run this week, so for an extra treat, you can view her video of it here.