parkrun event #42

Penallta parkrun
Event number 42
23rd April 2016

Male placings:
Sean TAYLOR (VM35-39) of Pont-y-pwl and District Runners, was first over the line in 17:49 - second time in 3 appearances.
Michael DURY (VM35-39) of Islwyn RC, was second over the line in 18:15 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Gabrielius STUOKUS (SM25-29) of Les Croupiers RC, was third over the line in 18:22.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Robert John DAVIES (Unattached) 2691 pts.
Jamie PARRY (Caerphilly RC) 2636 pts.
Michael DURY (Islwyn RC) 2490 pts.

Female placings:
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) of Parc Bryn Bach Running Club, was first (6th overall) over the line in 19:17 - 21st time in 29 appearances.
Sadie JENKINS (VW40-44) (Unattached) was second (18th overall) over the line in 21:54 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Michelle JOHNSON (SW25-29) of Islwyn RC, was third (20th overall) over the line in 22:17.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Rachel LEWIS (Unattached) 3522 pts.
Lauren COOPER (Parc Bryn Bach Running Club) 2884 pts.
Kirsty HOLTHAM-MORGAN (Islwyn RC) 2642 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Lloyd SHEPPARD (JM11-14) was graded 80.07% for the time 18:34 (4th overall).
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) was graded 76.75% for the time 19:17 (6th overall).
Glyn SANSOM (VM50-54) was graded 76.49% for the time 19:55 (10th overall).

This week there were 189 runners, of whom 43 were first timers and 41 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 16 different athletics clubs took part.

Penallta parkrun started on 27th June 2015, and since then 1,583 different runners, including participants from 85 athletics clubs, have completed 5,823 runs covering a total distance of 29,115 km, and there have been 1,412 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.