Lancing Beach Green parkrun took place for the 70th time this week with an amazing 154 of you taking part!! Despite the chilly conditions 30 of you achieved personal bests! Well done all.
It is fantastic to be part of parkrun's global phenomenon - in the UK there were 175,647 other people doing exactly the same as you at 9am on Saturday morning!
Celebrating his 50th parkrun milestone this week was regular Lee McEwan. Lee is one of our most loyal attendees - having taken part in our event a record 48 times! Here is Lee with his family. Well done!
It won't be too long before Lee's partner Hannah is celebrating her 50th, Hannah is on 38 parkruns with 36 run at Lancing. Also in the photo is Sam who has done 30 parkruns and all of them have been with us - what they call a real parkrun Passionista
We also love to see new people at parkrun and this week we had a fantastic 48 of you!
These included Karen Fowler who was celebrating her birthday! Many Happy Returns!
Welcome also to Sarah, Elliott and Aidin Bridger, Martin Ford-Dunn, Steve Downey, Colin Mumford, Amber Bathurst and Jasmine Harwood. We hope to see you again soon!
Thank you to all our volunters this week, it was great to see lots of people come forward and offer. You make the Saturday morning magic happen!
A special shout out to Mich this week, who can often be found co-ordinating all our helpers on a Saturday morning, making sure we have everyone in the right place. Mich gives up her time every Saturday morning and we're very grateful! Thanks Mich
We hope to see you again next time. Let's hope the sun keeps on shining but it's not quite as cold!
Lancing Beach Green parkrun
Event number 70
18th January 2020
This week 154 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 48 were first timers and 30 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 20 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 19 volunteers:
Julian COSSON • Jo ELLIOTT • Nick WILSON • Amy STRIBBLING • Carly OXFORD • Nigel TURLEY • Finn JOHNSON • Rebecca PEARSON • Mike MCHUGH • Andrea WILSON • Dave FARR • Mary LYONS • Michelle FREEMAN • Fiona CHRISTOPHER • Sara GIBB • Peter G B JOHNSTON • Dougie MCHUGH • Victoria BISHOP • Edith ELLIOTT
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Lancing Beach Green parkrun Results Page.
The male record is held by George DOLLNER who recorded a time of 15:51 on 28th December 2019 (event number 67).
The female record is held by Nicole ALLAN who recorded a time of 19:09 on 28th December 2019 (event number 67).
The Age Grade course record is held by Caroline WOOD who recorded 87.80% (20:21) on 13th April 2019 (event number 33).
Lancing Beach Green parkrun started on 25th August 2018. Since then 2,911 participants have completed 8,023 parkruns covering a total distance of 40,115 km, including 1,483 new Personal Bests. A total of 324 individuals have volunteered 1,255 times.