Penallta parkrun Event number 31 6th February 2016

Penallta parkrun
Event number 31
6th February 2016

Some of our lovely volunteers working in the rain!

Male placings:
An unknown runner was first.
Laurence POLE (VM40-44) of Pontypridd Roadents AC, was second over the line in 18:41.
Robert John DAVIES (VM40-44) of Islwyn RC, was third over the line in 18:47 - was first to finish once before.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Robert John DAVIES (Islwyn RC) 2012 pts.
Lee RICHARDS (Islwyn RC) 1819 pts.
Daffydd WEETMAN (Islwyn RC) 1761 pts.

Female placings:
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) of Parc Bryn Bach Running Club, was first (6th overall) over the line in 19:30 - 16th time in 24 appearances.
Claire BRUCE (VW35-39) of Les Croupiers RC, was second (14th overall) over the line in 20:53.
Ruth PHILLIPS (SW25-29) of Lliswerry Runners, was third (16th overall) over the line in 21:10.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Rachel LEWIS (Unattached) 2502 pts.
Lauren COOPER (Parc Bryn Bach Running Club) 2384 pts.
Kirsty HOLTHAM-MORGAN (Islwyn RC) 1998 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) was graded 75.90% for the time 19:30 (6th overall).
Robert John DAVIES (VM40-44) was graded 74.89% for the time 18:47 (third overall).
Glyn SANSOM (VM50-54) was graded 74.41% for the time 20:19 (10th overall).

This week there were 103 runners, of whom 17 were first timers and 27 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 15 different athletics clubs took part.

Penallta parkrun started on 27th June 2015, and since then 1,340 different runners, including participants from 73 athletics clubs, have completed 4,314 runs covering a total distance of 21,570 km, and there have been 1,003 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Nicola GETHING who ran in a time of 00:18:53 on 2015-06-27 (event number 1).
The male record is held by Daniel BODMAN who ran in a time of 00:16:21 on 2016-01-23 (event number 29).
The Age Grade course record is held by Ros TABOR who recorded a 94.00% run (22:14) on 28th November 2015 (event number 22).

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