Tamar trails celebrated its 150th event this week, a nice milestone to reach on the way to the upcoming three-year anniversary. Since our first event on the 29th October 2016 3,787 different participants have completed 15,782 parkruns, covering a total distance of 78,910 km, which includes 3,014 new Personal Bests. Amazingly a total of 296 individuals have volunteered on no less than 2,193 occasions.
This week we had 98 people run, jog and walk the course, of whom 33, were first timers of whom four were completing their first ever parkrun and Representatives of 19 different clubs took part. Including first ever representatives of:
Tiverton Harriers Mary Humphries
Lliswerry Runners Ros Burgess
Lansing Eagles rc Mike McHugh
Ilfracombe running club Hayley Murdoch & Tim Baker
Dorchester Harriers Holly & Graham Harris
This week 13 of you recorded new Personal Bests on a surprisingly warm morning, well done to all of you.
We had two milestones this week Holly Harris choosing to celebrate her 50th run with us on he first visit here and Ralph Tomlin also celebrated his 50th parkrun on his 38th time here. Congratulations to you both.
Today’s first finisher was an unknown athlete for the second week running, Todays first female was Sally Copson Ball for the eighth time in her 53 runs here, well done Sally!!
There area few events to look forward to soon. Parkruns 15th birthday will be celebrated on the 5th of October and just three weeks late it will be Tamar Trails third birthday I am sure we will have great turnouts for both events.
This event was made possible by 14 volunteers: new volunteers are always welcome do please contact tamar trails parkrun if you are interested in helping out. Thanks this week go to: James ARMSTRONG • Kate ROGERS • Kathryn WEAVER-GORE • Andrew HOUGHTON • Paul ROGERS • Hilary HEAD • Martin HEAD • Susan CATTO • Susannah BOULLE • Paul R WILLIAMS • Sandra COLLOBY • Kate ROYSTON • Di LUCKHURST • Phoebe EDDINGS
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Tamar Trails parkrun Results Page.
The male record is held by Oliver SMART who recorded a time of 15:53 on 1st June 2019 (event number 135). The female record is held by Amber GASCOIGNE who recorded a time of 18:57 on 10th August 2019 (event number 145). The Age Grade course record is held by Oliver SMART who recorded 86.25% (15:53) on 1st June 2019 (event number 135).