Event #208, 11 May 2019

Thanks to everyone who came out this morning to join in our super parkrun!

Volunteering
We have been toiling a bit for volunteers this past few weeks. Please consider volunteering, we promise all the roles are straightforward and more importantly volunteering is fun! It’s a great way to get to know your fellow parkrunners. If you can help, send us your barcode number and the date/role you’d like to portobello@parkrun.com

This week’s high vis heroes were:
Andrew FRASER • Clare HALPENNY • Mike LIEBERMAN • David LIMMER • Brian REID • Shona MCINTOSH • Ciaron FORREST • Richard MUDIE • Ross DOUGLAS • Ross J NICOL • Anne STEINBERG • Chris NODEN • Etta WATTERS • Jennie SIMPSON • Gillian BLECK • Dorothy GROOBY • Navid HEMMATI • Naomi SIMPSON • Anne MOAR • David WEDDERBURN • Elizabeth WELSH • Jennifer ANDERSON • Hannah BLECK

Results
This week 322 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 38 were first timers and 63 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 26 different clubs took part.

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

The male record is held by Andrew DOUGLAS who recorded a time of 15:21 on 7th November 2015 (event number 29).
The female record is held by Jo WILLIAMS who recorded a time of 17:13 on 26th May 2018 (event number 157).
The Age Grade course record is held by Susan BURNS who recorded 92.66% (20:39) on 28th July 2018 (event number 166).

Portobello parkrun, Edinburgh started on 18th April 2015. Since then 10,168 participants have completed 56,111 parkruns covering a total distance of 280,555 km, including 10,026 new Personal Bests. A total of 808 individuals have volunteered 4,114 times.