#212 21st August, 2021. New hi-vis make their first appearance

21st August, 2021

Julie Cox gives her take on this week's parkrun.

This week 310 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 48 were first timers (for 15 it was their first ever parkrun and the rest it was their first time at SUA parkrun) and 54 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 34 different clubs took part. Congratulations and well done to everyone who took part. The course was completed first by Alexander Adams in a SUA Parkrun PB of 16.15. Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun Results Page.

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Whilst the weather was wet and dull this didn’t dampen spirits. There was a fabulous friendly atmosphere, with everyone so pleased to be back at parkrun. Well done to Joe Warner and Neil Baskerville for reaching their 100 parkrun milestone and Tomas Fincham for reaching number 10.

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A huge thank you to all the marshals and volunteers who do an amazing job (and looked fabulous in the new pink vests). This event wouldn’t take place without people helping out and this week’s event was made possible by 32 volunteers:

Melanie FOX • Graham TAYLOR • Ellen TAYLOR • Adam TAYLOR • Simon TEALE • Sue TEALE • Steven LOWE • Helen CAVE • Pip BELL • Kerrie FLIPPANCE • Clare WEATHERHEAD • Sharon HARCOURT • Terry BUZER • Jenny BUZER • Richard MORRIS • Michael OLIVER • Freya HOWAT • Harry BAKER • Phoebe HOWAT • Victoria GOULD • James BAKER • Penny RUSBRIDGE • Julie COX • Sarah STIRMAN • Alan GREEN • Lisa LAMBOURN • Kevan RUSSELL • Julie COOPER • Barry COOPER • Luke DANIEL • Elliot DANIEL • Gill MCGEOUGH

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You can see more photos here: https://photos.app.goo.gl/P8ovh3Y9fhh2QVT36

Men's placings:

  1. Alex Adams 16:15
  2. Joshua Newman 17:43
  3. Joshua Tomkins 17:53

Women's placings:

  1. Kate Wright 19:19
  2. Jane Butler 21:36
  3. Alice Lake 22:05

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:

  1. Kate Wright 96.29%
  2. Annette Newton 89.45%
  3. Alex Adams 85.64%

Finally, a note to myself for next time…… don’t forget your barcode!

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Julie COX A2593167

Run Director - Sue 

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun official website - Facebook - Twitter

Your core team at SuApr are: Simon - Natalie - John W - Sue - Sarah - Paul - Bev - Brad

Barcodes
Are you a frequent parkrunner, or does your barcode regularly fail to scan or you're having problems with your printer? You should consider getting some Barcode wristbands. Make our scanners' lives easier and be the envy of all of your parkrunner chums!
Volunteering: How to get involved
Finding out about Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun volunteering opportunities couldn't be easier. Simply open a recent parkrun newsletter, results email or volunteer email, click on 'manage my profile', then 'email options', then select the events you'd like to hear from and click 'save opt-in events list'. You will then receive regular emails from those events letting you know all about their volunteering opportunities.
Future roster
You can see an event's future volunteer roster via our future roster page. To get in touch with us, just send an email to stratforduponavonhelpers@parkrun.com.
What would I do at the Event?
First, and most importantly, we never ask anybody to do anything they're not comfortable with. If you don't want a particular task, please let us know and we will happily give you an alternative job. But if you really want to do something in particular, please let us know and we'll see what we can do. You can find out more about Stratford volunteering roles on our Facebook notes page. We can also sort out roles that allow you to volunteers with (or as far as possible away from) your friends and family!

 

#208 – So, how’s it been for you?

24 July 2021

So, how’s it been for you?

497 days since the last parkrun. Lockdowns, isolation, missing family (particularly family abroad), births, new relationships (and separations), sickness and deaths. What’s your story?

It was clear in the nervous twitchy conversations on Saturday morning that we have missed this part of our story. The micro conversations, the rituals and, clearly, some of us are out of practice with the light casual conversations with friends not made yet.

But we were the 319 runners and 34 volunteers… we’d sanitised, checked the briefing on facebook, we were here and about to be catapulted into world wide posterity.

Simon & Sue TEALE were RDs of the day and started the briefing with thank yous. For the incredible support from Stratford District Council and in particular Danny TOLHURST who has been the main contact and support for the past 5 years.

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Then the volunteers who made sure that we could run safely and within the Covid framework: please do take a turn from time to time if you are able – all training provided. Thanks, reminders, a little seeding in this time of Covid where you are asked to pick your start place – rocket fuel, coffee, value for money - and we were off.

And the this is where we are going to be different today, because today was rather exciting.

Back in December 2011, Warwick born parkrunner Adam FOGG A212424 ran his first parkrun at Leamington Spa as a JM11-14 in a tidy time of 22:01. He took a minute off the next time he ran (Christmas Day) then vanished back to Australia. He turns up in Stratford in 2017 for a couple of runs, first finisher for both, leaving a PB of 16:46 then back to Australia where he grew up and his home parkrun of Wynnum. Moving to the USA to study Business at Drake University in De Moines, Iowa on a running scholarship, he is reduced to parkrun in the holidays.

parkrun came back this weekend and Adam is on holiday from uni in the USA and his family have now returned from Australia to live in Stratford. Most of us have a discussion with someone before we parkrun – no different for Adam, he had a chat with his coach to get permission. The previous course record of 15:31 was set by Ronny WILSON on 5 Jan 2019, this morning Adam overtook the tail walkers twice on their first lap before smashing the previous record totally in a time of 14:29. He was the fastest parkrunner in the world on the return to parkrun in England day.

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Official fastest global parkrun times for the week https://www.parkrun.com/results/sub17/

Adam is a 1500m runner – some 10k cross country in his schedule the rest of this year – but mostly he competes over the shorter distances which is great news for parkrunners who never want to run a marathon. We need to keep an eye on selection for the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham next year – that’s his goal. Follow him on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QuqiSo0ic8 and on strava https://www.strava.com/athletes/4814818 .

However exciting it was to host the fastest today, parkrun is really mostly about the personal achievement and being active with friends. Welcome to the 15 of you who joined us for your very first parkrun and the three of you came for a second run. Huge congratulations to Harry SINCLAIR who joined the junior 10 club. A super huge well done to new 50 club members James LOCKYER and Victoria GOULD and congratulations too to Nigel CHIDGEY and William MAYES who joined the 100 club. It’s been a long time to wait for your milestone run, may the tshirt fairies be kind. 70 of you were running with a barcode at Stratford upon Avon for the first time and 57 of us got new PBs. Murray HOGGE ran the year (20:21) and finally, Kate WRIGHT topped the age grade rankings at a whopping 94.82%.

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When I checked in with Adam, I asked him what his top 3 parkruns were. Here’s his list: Stratford – it must be the swan poo, Wynnum in Australia and Amager Strandpark in Denmark. If you are new to parkrun then follow Adam’s example of taking your barcode with you at all times and find different locations to parkrun. If you’ve forgotten your barcode then follow this link https://support.parkrun.com/hc/en-us/articles/205632182-How-do-I-find-my-barcode-

So, next week. Back to normal – time to cancel everything else that might be scheduled for a Saturday at 9: time to have barcodes stored again in phone cases, cars, shoes, around wrists or tags on trainers. Time to look forward to the good conversations, volunteer a little, tour a little, and the benefit of a weekly walk, jog or run with friends.

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We are very grateful to the volunteers who made this event happen: Ben ALLEN, Kate ALLEN, Emma BAKER, James BAKER, Shaun BAKER, Katie BARRITT, Beverley BRIGDEN, Rebecca BROWN, Jenny BUZER, Luke DANIEL, Tony FOGG, Victoria GOULD, Rachael GREEN, James HALL, Mischa HALL, Freya HOWAT, Phoebe HOWAT, David LUCAS, Gill MCGEOUGH, Hannah MORLEY-BROWN, Ruth MORLEY-BROWN, Kevan RUSSELL, Caroline SCOTT, Henry SKIRVIN, Sarah STIRMAN, Adam TAYLOR, Graham TAYLOR, Simon TEALE, Sue TEALE, Harry TEALE HOWAT, John WADE, Pippa WHITE, Clare WHYTE, Simon WILLIAMS

Men's placings:

  1. 14:29 Adam Fogg
  2. 16:09 Patrick Townsend
  3. 17:02 Jonathan Ashley

Women's placings:

  1. 19:37 Kate Wright
  2. 20:20 Frankie Hogge
  3. 20:50 Eleanor Bradbury

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:

89.07%
84.54 %
81.29 %
Adam Fogg
Jonathan Ashley
Neil Sheward
94.82 %
75.65 %
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Kate Wright
Ruth Calderbank
Jennifer Mccormick

This week 319 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 70 were first timers and 57 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 37 different clubs took part.

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun Results History Page.

  • The female record is held by Georgie CAMPBELL who recorded a time of 17:46 on 28th December 2019 (event number 196).
  • The male record is held by Adam FOGG who recorded a time of 14:29 on 24th July 2021 (event number 208). Previously held by Ronny WILSON who recorded a time of 15:31 on 5th January 2019 (event number 149) but overshadowed by Dame Kelly Holmes.
  • The Age Grade course record is held by Kate WRIGHT who recorded 97.30% (17:54) on 15th April 2017 (event number 61).

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun started on 20th February 2016. Since then 11,691 participants have completed 66,575 parkruns covering a total distance of 332,875 km, including 11,374 new Personal Bests. A total of 799 individuals have volunteered 6,199 times.

Pippa WHITE
Run reporter and parkrunner A1197634

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun official website - Facebook - Twitter

Your core team at SuApr are: Simon - Natalie - John - Sue - Sarah - Paul - Bev - Brad

Barcodes
Are you a frequent parkrunner, or does your barcode regularly fail to scan or you're having problems with your printer? You should consider getting some Barcode wristbands. Make our scanners' lives easier and be the envy of all of your parkrunner chums!
Volunteering: How to get involved
Finding out about Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun volunteering opportunities couldn't be easier. Simply open a recent parkrun newsletter, results email or volunteer email, click on 'manage my profile', then 'email options', then select the events you'd like to hear from and click 'save opt-in events list'. You will then receive regular emails from those events letting you know all about their volunteering opportunities.
Future roster
You can see an event's future volunteer roster via our future roster page. To get in touch with us, just send an email to stratforduponavonhelpers@parkrun.com.
What would I do at the Event?
First, and most importantly, we never ask anybody to do anything they're not comfortable with. If you don't want a particular task, please let us know and we will happily give you an alternative job. But if you really want to do something in particular, please let us know and we'll see what we can do. You can find out more about Stratford volunteering roles on our Volunteer Roles Guide. We can also sort out roles that allow you to volunteers with (or as far as possible away from) your friends and family!

 

28-March-2020 – Not parkrun #2

Week ending 28 March 2020

Thank you for the following reports from the field. Or the park. Or the garden. And later, we'll remind you of the parkrun UK online activities that ARE still happening.

Liz Cherry

A family not-parkrun. Abbey fields is lovely but a lot more hilly than the rec and there was no fruit at the end. We are also starting to get used to being able to run down the middle of the road - probably not a good habit.
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Hope to see you soon

Mary & Dillon Patel

Crowds very scant out here in Pillerton. In fact I didn't see any other runners! Even Dillon decided to do his run at a different time (who wants to be held up by their poor old ma). Two did seem to be a theme. I saw 2 walkers, 2 cyclists, 2 tractors, 2 cars and 1 postman (there's always something spoiling the symmetry), do I did 2 parkruns!
Keep running!
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Kevan Russell

By pure coincidence, at exactly the same time as I was making the final turn into my road, my next door neighbour, also out running, was making his last turn from the opposite direction. Of course I know it's not a race, but I'm ashamed to admit that's never deterred me at proper parkrun. So I surged on, on the opposite pavement, crossing when I was confident that I could get in front and maintain the requisite 2m social distancing gap all the way home.Not parkrun #2 - done.Stay safe,Kevan

Carole Williams

I’m still replicating the weekly Saturday parkrun. However, I run at 8am instead of 9.10am (hint! hint!)...just saying, as I like to get out early!
The weather has been soooo lovely - I’ve been out most days this week running and/or cycling, whoopie!I’m still keeping a safe distance  <- 2m ->   I’m finding other runners, cyclists and walkers seem much more aware of the 2 metre rule now - they disappear under hedges, hide behind trees or change direction as soon as they spot me coming!
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Miss the Regency 10km this week :(Hope everyone is keeping fit and well and still managing to stay safe.Until next week...Best wishes,
Carole Williams

Richard and Sylvia and Lola Morris

An epic Facebook report. You can follow the link here. (You don't have to have a Facebook account to see our Facebook content! We know many of you prefer to avoid it!) Here's an extract:
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Lisa Stevens

This weeks Not-The-Parkrun-Run was a blinder, not only did I get a PB, I was the winner, first female and first in my age category...that's not likely to happen again...

Debbie Bloomfield

We’re still doing a Stratford 5k just not in the park. And we’re still having our post parkrun bacon rolls.

Kate Featherstone

We both went out for a 5k. Paul Pickering was wearing his apricot. I wasn’t but I thought on Saturdays from now on I would so I could be identified as still doing my own parkrun.

Emma Baker

Welford parkrun #2

Phil Wells

I've set up a virtual park run on Facebook, complete with PBs and I've reinstated the points system!

Barry Cooper

I ran my own in Bidford

Julie Dawn

I went out on a 5k county lane run today at the leisurely time of 9:30am...Didn't see many folk except these little fellas...
[Grateful thanks to Julie for avoiding rubbish jokes about forgetting your baaaa-codes.]

Emma Butchart

Not -parkrun- run Saturday morning around Tysoe /oxhill really needed it!
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Phil Mills

Missed all my parkrun friends again this morning ... but in a good way
#staysafe

Sue & SImon Teale

Went up to the Rail Bridge and beyond for the first time in months. Then the route back via Poundland where they had toilet roll in stock. So now we both have PBs. (Perfect bums.)

Spotify

For spotify users, we have started a playlist for paused parkrunners. Please listen and add your favourites to https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7xwpmUM7OofbgamAhsb3Lx 

parkrun online!

parkrun are running a global quiz each Friday at 8pm. You can hear Vassos Alexander presenting via parkrun's youtube channel. https://www.youtube.com/c/parkrunglobal Look out for the separate screen to record your answers.
parkrun are also setting up a series of videos for juniors to help alongside home teaching. Watch out on the same youtube channel.

Simon Teale A209339
Joint Event Director
Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun official website - Facebook - Twitter

Your core team at SuApr are: Simon - Natalie - John - Sue - Sarah - Paul - Bev - Brad - Lara
Barcodes
Are you a frequent parkrunner, or does your barcode regularly fail to scan or you're having problems with your printer? You should consider getting some Barcode wristbands. Make our scanners' lives easier and be the envy of all of your parkrunner chums!
Volunteering: How to get involved
Finding out about Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun volunteering opportunities couldn't be easier. Simply open a recent parkrun newsletter, results email or volunteer email, click on 'manage my profile', then 'email options', then select the events you'd like to hear from and click 'save opt-in events list'. You will then receive regular emails from those events letting you know all about their volunteering opportunities.
Future roster
You can see an event's future volunteer roster via our future roster page. To get in touch with us, just send an email to stratforduponavonhelpers@parkrun.com.
What would I do at the Event?
First, and most importantly, we never ask anybody to do anything they're not comfortable with. If you don't want a particular task, please let us know and we will happily give you an alternative job. But if you really want to do something in particular, please let us know and we'll see what we can do. You can find out more about Stratford volunteering roles on our Facebook notes page. We can also sort out roles that allow you to volunteers with (or as far as possible away from) your friends and family!

 

21-March-2020 – Not parkrun #1

Hi everyone,

It's been a funny old week.

Who knows what the future holds, and whilst it is a fast changing situation the government advice on social distancing is here. Please exercise responsibly and at a safe distance from others.

I am overwhelmed by the amount of you who have emailed in to share what you have been doing. Here is a selection:

I'll go first then - I live in Barford, so went for a run around the village at 9am. It's weird because I'm NEVER there at 9am so I don't know if the other runners I saw out were frustrated parkrunners, or whether this is normal!

At one point on the Rec in Barford there were 4 of us, all at a distance jogging round the path (I daren't count how many laps would be needed to make a 5K!)

Lisa Stevens A2227808 writes:

Now I love parkrun, not the sort of person who sticks at gyms or workouts, my new found love of running gets me out of bed (nearly) every Saturday.Having it cancelled has been understandable but saddening.

This week I was made a "key worker" (distribution to convenience stores rather than the heros on the front line) and have been incredibly greatful to have a job in these uncertain times.This week has been somewhat busy and at times emotional so I need running physically and mentally.

My Not-The-Parkrun run this morning:

1. New Communication.
Fellow runners are out in force, lots of nods, thumbs up at fellow runners and full on jazz hands (2 metres apart) at other Parkrunners. A "Yay, Parkrunner!" from the paperboy.

2. The Weather
Parkrun HQ has today organised the first Saturday (for what feels like years) to have a day without rain, gales, floods and mud. I was saving a pair of trainers for best but got them out today.

3 The Volunteers.
There aren't any and I miss them, lets be our own cheer squad! A friend at Leeds parkrun is running remotely today filming her run on Zoom, she's running with 50 other parkrunners, all on separate routes.

4. The Motivation
Get some daylight, get the heart rate up, clear your head. I got a PB on my last parkrun. It's now my goal work on this in the next few weeks and come back better.

Keep running, walking and jogging everyone and to those who haven't dipped their toe in download Couch to 5K and come and join us soon!

Keep well all.

Lisa

John Wrottesley writes:

I attended a brand new parkrun this morning - not that well attended tbh. Remarkably I achieved 1st place AG as well as 1st place overall :-D

Looking forward to hopefully being back parkrunning soon.



Mary Patel Writes:

First Saturday without parkrun. Determined to keep running so have done 10k down to Walton Hall. Views are a bit better round here, but the hills are annoying. Miss you guys!

Bev Brigden writes:

I completed my first Not the park run, run today. I shook it up a bit by stating a few minutes earlier ( Simon , was not RD today ), ran a bit further as there was no finish funnel, ran a bit slower as no one to cheer me on and stopped for an across the road chat with a fellow park runner because I could and there were no timekeepers to clock me. Had to talk to hubby when I finished as no one else around! Strange times, lovely morning.

Kevan Russell writes:

My parkrun t-shirt is in the wash so it seemed appropriate to use my Not The Roman IX 2013 top instead. This event too was cancelled. Not there, didn't do that, got the t-shirt later. The annual Not The Roman IX is back up and running. I'm still a 'runner'. Weekly parkrun WILL be back. Meanwhile, I'm still a parkrunner.

Julie Harris writes:

My solo parkrun today - I'm still awaiting results but hopeful of a FFF!!

I saw a few other runners and cyclists out - all exchanging encouraging words. It wasn't quite the same as our superstar volunteers, but it did help! Lets keep the parkrun torch burning.

Carole Williams writes:

Ran the usual course and nearly got a PB as there was nobody in the way!!!!Out on the bike too.

Enjoy your rest and see you soon I hope.

The Bakers were out on the Greenway:

parkrun are also doing broadcasts on their YouTube channel the first at 9am yesterday, and this will continue at 9am on Saturdays and Sundays. Yesterday was a Quiz:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAUtUMgCzYk

Take care everyone, stay safe , follow advice and keep a distance. Stay tuned to our social media, we are all still here and we want to (virtually) stick together.

Nat (A54627)

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun official website - Facebook - Twitter

Your core team at SuApr are: Simon - Natalie - John W - Sue - Sarah - Paul - Bev - Brad

Barcodes
Are you a frequent parkrunner, or does your barcode regularly fail to scan or you're having problems with your printer? You should consider getting some Barcode wristbands. Make our scanners' lives easier and be the envy of all of your parkrunner chums!
Volunteering: How to get involved
Finding out about Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun volunteering opportunities couldn't be easier. Simply open a recent parkrun newsletter, results email or volunteer email, click on 'manage my profile', then 'email options', then select the events you'd like to hear from and click 'save opt-in events list'. You will then receive regular emails from those events letting you know all about their volunteering opportunities.
Future roster
You can see an event's future volunteer roster via our future roster page. To get in touch with us, just send an email to stratforduponavonhelpers@parkrun.com.
What would I do at the Event?
First, and most importantly, we never ask anybody to do anything they're not comfortable with. If you don't want a particular task, please let us know and we will happily give you an alternative job. But if you really want to do something in particular, please let us know and we'll see what we can do. You can find out more about Stratford volunteering roles on our Facebook notes page. We can also sort out roles that allow you to volunteers with (or as far as possible away from) your friends and family!

 

 

#207 The best of everything

Run #207 saw 388 runners take on the fantastic 3 lap flat, river fronted route.

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As always runners and volunteers were outwardly upbeat but with unprecedented sporting cancellations and uncertainty of when #208 will be, there was also a strangeness about today's run. COVID – 19 sees us in uncharted territory and I’m at a parkrun not aiming for a personal best!

But what is our best?

I used to think that it was my best time, a constant pursuit of improvement. But having been part of parkrun, I see that our best can be so many things; a personal best, best Dad (I love seeing so many Dads with pushchairs giving their wife/partner the morning off from being Mum), best Parent/Grandparent/Aunt/Uncle (supporting their children/grandchildren/niece/nephews), best friends, best marshal, best run director..... we’re all trying to be the best version of ourselves.

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Best Dad?

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Best Mum?

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Best friends?

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Best volunteers?

Today I learned that your best time doesn’t have to be your fastest time. Today I supported friends in their first parkrun. Today I saw a friend support her daughter and grandson. Today I saw a friend's husband smile with pride. Today I saw my friend's children grow in confidence. Today I saw mothers and fathers proud. Today I saw smiles on faces.

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Ollie completing run #1

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Paula, Louise, Charlie, Becky, Zoe and Jake #1

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Paula and Ollie

A massive THANK YOU to the army of volunteers, who not only make this event happen, but do it with a smile making this a wonderfully friendly and inclusive parkrun.

It may be some time before we can run together and enjoy #208, so in the meantime continue your passion at a distance that’s safe!

Thanks for reading

Julie Cox, Run Report Writer

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun
Event number 207
14th March 2020

This week 388 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 63 were first timers and 54 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 34 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 38 volunteers:

Stella TOLHURST • Archie LUCAS • Brad GOODFELLOW • Lara BAKEWELL • Beverley BRIGDEN • John WADE • Steve HOWAT • Steven LOWE • Kate ALLEN • Paul HODGES • Jonathan ALLEN • Sharon HARCOURT • Terry BUZER • Jenny BUZER • Richard MORRIS • Michael OLIVER • Freya HOWAT • James BAKER • Julie COX • Georgina CASSELL • Sarah STIRMAN • Andrew HIBBITT • Kevan RUSSELL • Saskia HOLLIS • Aidan TOLHURST • Debbie BLOOMFIELD • Samuel BLOOMFIELD • Paul BAKER • Peter CLARKE • Henry SKIRVIN • Thomas HEATH • Katie BARRITT • Steven BOXALL • Mia FEATHERSTONE • Luay NAJI • Tom BROTHERTON • Isaac CHECKLEY • Mary Ann BELL-IRVING

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun Results Page.

The male record is held by Ronny WILSON who recorded a time of 15:31 on 5th January 2019 (event number 149).
The female record is held by Georgie CAMPBELL who recorded a time of 17:46 on 28th December 2019 (event number 196).
The Age Grade course record is held by Kate WRIGHT who recorded 97.30% (17:54) on 15th April 2017 (event number 61).

Saturday was also International Pi Day (3rd month....14th day....) so we decided to mark it by awarding an apple pie to the runner who finished in 314th place...who was Ustane...

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....part of the gang from St. Albans which included the birthday girl with the crown and at least one person (on the extreme right!) who was doing her first ever parkrun. What a morning.

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Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun started on 20th February 2016. Since then 11,621 participants have completed 66,256 parkruns covering a total distance of 331,280 km, including 11,317 new Personal Bests. A total of 798 individuals have volunteered 6,165 times.

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