Parkrun #86

A BIG thank you as ever to our hi viz heroes

Amanda ADEY • Amy BEVAN • Bethan COLES • Dave HENSHALL • Gina EDWARDS • Jasmine LISTON • John SEAWARD • Kim WEHDEN • Liam PEARCE • Lisa DAVIES • Malcolm DOWNES • Malcolm PARKER • Michael HEARE • Neil HEMPSTEAD • Robert DAVIES • Sian ADEY • Sian HARRIS • Stephen EVANS • Susan GREENING • Ted ADEY

Male placings:
Andy LEE (VM40-44) of Pont-y-pwl and District Runners, was first over the line in 18:02 - 5th time in 37 appearances.
Laurence POLE (VM40-44) of Pontypridd Roadents AC, was second over the line in 18:20.
Robert John DAVIES (VM45-49) of Pontypridd Roadents AC, was third over the line in 18:34 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Robert John DAVIES (Pontypridd Roadents AC) 2378 pts.
Ian WILLIAMS (Islwyn RC) 2319 pts.
Scott MILNE (Unattached) 2137 pts.

Female placings:
Kristie OCONNELL (SW25-29) of Pontypridd Roadents AC, was first (6th overall) over the line in 19:17 - 4th time in 5 appearances.
Stephanie DAVIES (SW20-24) of Pontypridd Roadents AC, was second (15th overall) over the line in 21:47 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.
Hannah DAVIES (SW20-24) of Islwyn RC, was third (26th overall) over the line in 23:02 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Rachel LEWIS (Unattached) 3138 pts.
Delyth JONES (Unattached) 2319 pts.
Eleri DAFYDD (Unattached) 2244 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Andy LEE (VM40-44) was graded 78.00% for the time 18:02 (first overall).
Kristie OCONNELL (SW25-29) was graded 76.75% for the time 19:17 (6th overall).
Robert John DAVIES (VM45-49) was graded 76.39% for the time 18:34 (third overall).

This week there were 152 runners, of whom 21 were first timers and 30 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 18 different athletics clubs took part.

Penallta parkrun started on 27th June 2015, and since then 2,585 different runners, including participants from 143 athletics clubs, have completed 13,366 runs covering a total distance of 66,830 km, and there have been 3,207 new Personal Bests.

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 James THIE who ran in a time of 00:16:00 on 21st January 2017 (event number 81).
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.