In other news.....
Owen LOCKE (JM15-17) of Newport Harriers AC, was first over the line in 18:10
Iwan READ (JM15-17) (Unattached) was second over the line in 18:18
Craig THOMAS (SM25-29) of Islwyn RC, was third over the line in 18:39
Moira WOOLES (VW35-39) of Lliswerry Runners, was first female (29th overall) over the line in 23:31 - first time as leading lady at Penallta.
Rachel LEWIS (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (47th overall) over the line in 26:28.
Naomi BENNETT (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (49th overall) over the line in 26:39.
Anthony CULLINANE (VM45-49) was graded 72.36% for the time 19:36 (7th overall).... Best Age Grade runner today
This week there were 136 runners, of whom 14 were first timers and 28 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 16 different athletics clubs took part.
The female record is held by Nicola GETHING who ran in a time of 00:18:53 on 27th June 2015 (event number 1).
The male record is held by Chris JORDAN who ran in a time of 00:16:07 on 25th June 2016 (event number 51).
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.