Event #254

Another glorious morning in the country park, the sunlight and birdsong almost making up for the loss of an hour overnight!

The nice weather did seem to work it's magic on everyone as we had another good sized field of 168 participants.

We welcomed a long list of visitors, from Tadcaster, Barnsley, Market Rasen, Stevenage, Bath, Dublin, Berkhamsted and even further afield, from Melbourne and Perth Australia. We hope you all enjoyed your visit with us, we'd love to welcome you back again another week : ).

We welcomed 8 people to their first ever parkrun, well done to Hallam STOREYPaul OAKESGeorgie HICKMANGren CLARKScarlet JONESCharlie WINFIELD,Amelie PERON and  Michelle CLARK. Welcome to the parkrun family :D

As ever, we owe a big thank you and a virtual hug / hand shake to this week's volunteers who are the stars that make parkrun happen. Thank you : Andrew PENN  •  Dave MONAGHAN  •  Helen PENN  •  Kate DAVEY  •  Ken BROWN  •  Louise BURNETT  •  Matthew FISHER-GILL  •  Sally FISHER  •  Sophie PENN  •  Sue PARTRIDGE  •  Susan ELDER  •  Victoria RIDDIOUGH  •  William BURNETT.   Your efforts are greatly appreciated.

We had a milestone to celebrate this week as Stephen GLENVILLE became a parkrun centurion on his birthday!  Hope you enjoyed the angelic choir that serenaded you :D

29 of you started the weekend with a p.b ( no chance for me in that incredibly warm onesie!!) congratulations to : Adam PLUMTREEDaniel SHAWWilliam KENNEDYJake VAN NUILMark PHILLIPSChris KNOWLESCatherine SNOWBALLAndrew PEDDERSarah DAVIESPhil JENNINGSNicola WINTERMartin ATKINSONRichard BERRYMarc KENNEDYStewart FEATHERThomas ATKINSONJennifer ROSSMichael PLACEValerie SPRAGUEHelen GREENClaire LARKEJennifer PARKERSarah FAWCETTKirsty HARSTONFreya COOPERDebra HARRISONJordan MILLERKatherine C S and Sue CATTERALL.  Great work everyone.

Well done to everyone who took part in the Hell on the Humber endurance event yesterday, some of you even fitting in a parkrun before taking part!  that's dedication : )

Well done to those of you who took part in the Elvington flyer 5 and 10 mile event today and indeed any other races that were on.

Next week there are a lot of us taking part in a marathon... good luck to all of you heading to Manchester - We're off to Rome so we'll be visiting Roma Pineto parkrun next week and leaving you all in very capable hands.

Have a great week everyone, see you on the 13th!

Helen.