Penallta parkrun Event number 98 20th May 2017

This week 239 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 35 were first timers and 62 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 23 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 16 volunteers.

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

Male placings:
Matthew EVANS (SM30-34) of Aberdare Valley AAC, was first over the line in 16:46 - 16th time in 20 appearances.
Stuart John WADLOW (VM40-44) of Les Croupiers RC, was second over the line in 17:48 - was first to finish once before.
James Lee MANSON (VM40-44) of Cardiff Triathletes, was third over the line in 18:06.

Female placings:
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) of Parc Bryn Bach Running Club, was first (4th overall) over the line in 18:15 - 26th time in 36 appearances.
Kelly FELSTEAD (VW40-44) of Islwyn RC, was second (34th overall) over the line in 22:30 - was first to finish once before.
Naomi BENNETT (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (42nd overall) over the line in 23:10 - was first to finish once before.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Lauren COOPER (SW20-24) – 81.10% for the time 18:15 (4th overall).
Matthew EVANS (SM30-34) – 77.83% for the time 16:46 (first overall).
Robert John DAVIES (VM45-49) – 76.87% for the time 18:27 (5th overall).

The female record is held by Lauren COOPER who recorded a time of 00:18:15 on 20th May 2017 (event number 98).
The male record is held by James THIE who recorded 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 94.00% (22:14) on 28th November 2015 (event number 22).

Penallta parkrun started on 27th June 2015. Since then 2,963 participants have completed 15,987 parkruns covering a total distance of 79,935 km, including 3,861 new Personal Bests