Stevenage parkrun #192

Stevenage parkrun
Event number 192
25th January 2020



Stevenage parkrun # 192 attracted 534 people who ran jogged, walked and volunteered on an overcast winter’s morning. There were 62 first timers and representatives of 39 different clubs.



The first timers and parkrun tourists received an enthusiastic briefing from Tamara CLELFORD.


Run Director David Scott then briefed the full parkrun crowd, starting with an appreciation of the volunteers.


The following twenty six volunteers received a warm round of applause: Angus KINDLEY • Elizabeth JORDAN • James MARSHALL • Steve WELLS • Beverley ATKINS • Tracy NORRIS • Helen HARRIS • Joe COLGAN • Richard GLAISTER • David SCOTT • Matthew PATTMAN • Elaine BRAGG • Matt RINGER • Steven DOBNER • Jonathan PARR • David PATTMAN • Paul SHELLEY • Alison SHELLEY • Alan FORD • Hazel JONES • Tamara CLELFORD • Lee BURTON • Gillian MCFARLANE • Anya BLAXLAND • Layla HAASE • Lois DOBBIN.

If you are interested in volunteering, please email the team at

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Stevenage parkrun Results Page. The highlights include an impressive 111 people who recorded new Personal Bests. The first three men across the line were Ian Kimpton (16:35), Chris MARRIOTT (18:08) and Richard PASSEY (18:33). The first three women across the line were Kerry ARDLEY (20:04), Charlotte SMITH (23:05) and Grace BROWN (23:30).

The male record is held by Ian KIMPTON who recorded a time of 15:07 on 3rd September 2016 (event number 15).

The female record is held by Annabel GUMMOW who recorded a time of 17:39 on 17th November 2018 (event number 127).

The Age Grade course record is held by Yuko GORDON who recorded 92.85% (22:51) on 10th November 2018 (event number 126).

Stevenage parkrun started on 28th May 2016. Since then 8,411 participants have completed 55,535 parkruns covering a total distance of 277,675 km, including 10,801 new Personal Bests. A total of 538 individuals have volunteered 3,836 times.

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See you next week when the Run Director will be Chloe MARSHALL.