Event Number 167 – 19th August 2017

Springburn parkrun, Glasgow
Event number 167
19th August 2017

This week 110 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 13 were first timers and 18 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 11 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 11 volunteers:

Lorraine GRAY • Mark DAVIES • Wendy DAVIES • Bobby GEMMELL • Olive LEONARD • Robert MAHON • Jeanette C. CRAIG • David RAMSAY • Des HIGHAM • Catherine HIGHAM • Alison HUNTER

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

Male placings:
Graham MCCABE (VM45-49) of Kirkintilloch Olympians, was first over the line in 16:51 - 60th time in 65 appearances.
Stephen ALLAN (VM40-44) (Unattached) was second over the line in 17:10 - has been first to finish on 5 previous occasions.
Darren PATTERSON (VM35-39) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:09.

Female placings:
Eleanor TOWNSEND (SW25-29) (Unattached) was first (30th overall) over the line in 24:58 - first time in 8 appearances.
Lindsey BOYD (SW30-34) (Unattached) was second (31st overall) over the line in 25:01.
Ada STEWART (VW50-54) of Kirkintilloch Olympians, was third (32nd overall) over the line in 25:04.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Graham MCCABE (VM45-49) – 84.77% for the time 16:51 (first overall).
Stephen ALLAN (VM40-44) – 81.94% for the time 17:10 (second overall).
Walter HENDERSON (VM45-49) – 80.04% for the time 18:17 (4th overall).

The female record is held by Michelle SANDISON who recorded a time of 17:58 on 18th February 2017 (event number 141).
The male record is held by Jack HEATHWOOD who recorded a time of 15:49 on 15th July 2017 (event number 162).
The Age Grade course record is held by Jeanette C. CRAIG who recorded 94.93% (22:01) on 28th May 2016 (event number 105).

Springburn parkrun, Glasgow started on 10th May 2014. Since then 2,281 participants have completed 12,524 parkruns covering a total distance of 62,620 km, including 2,474 new Personal Bests.