Woodhouse Moor parkrun is cancelled on 18 July 2020: COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

New year resolutions – to parkrun! Run report 650, 4 Jan 2020

It looks like there were a fair few new year resolutions to parkrun this week, with 658 of you turning out on a cold January Saturday! For some of you, it was the fourth day you've run, with another 27 to go, as part of Mind's Run Every Day (RED) January.

Well done to Nick Brady who ran his 300th, Jim Brassil, Natalie Wood and Mark Thornton who ran their 150ths, and Reece Milton and Paul Simkins, who ran their 50ths. Jacob Palmer joined the junior 10 Club.

This week 658 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 74 were first timers and 64 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 41 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 37 volunteers:

Chris CUNLIFFE • Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Laura CUNLIFFE • Ken FOX • Helen NOYES • Steve WOOD • Robyn JOHNSON • Anne AKERS • Jim BRASSIL • Kristan WEBB • Sue LUMBY • Jude SIMPKINS • Steven ALLEN • Alpheas SITHOLE • Nick BROWN • Jo RHODES • Tobias ADKINS • Richard NEAL • Jonathan CONEY • Rebecca WHITE • Pritti MEHTA • Louise WALTON • Sam HUANG • Howard NAYLOR • Sue OSBORNE • Lucy OSBORNE • Tahera MAYAT • Alan CRUMP • Geoffrey HARRISON • John SUTCLIFFE • Andrew THOMSON • Meg BARKER • Andy BROOKES • Lizzie THOMSON • Gracie THOMSON • Polly BARKER

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 25,851 participants have completed 204,471 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,022,355 km, including 33,800 new Personal Bests. A total of 2,037 individuals have volunteered 12,119 times.

 

A record-breaking New Year’s Day. Run report 649

Who would have thought so many people would be up and ready to run one or two parkruns at 9am on New Year's Day? We broke our attendance record with 740 of you, along with a team of volunteers who were here even earlier. For Geoffrey Hardman, it was a personal record-breaking day, setting a new VM85-89 age grade of 64.34% with his time of 37.46.  He then went on to Temple Newsam for his second parkrun.

We had a few milestones too, Andy Judd ran his 249th, then 250th at Potternewton, Sarah Coltman her 100th, Susan Siddons, Ben Meyer, Sarah Papadimos and Chris Boyes their 50th.

This week 740 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 143 were first timers and 70 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 78 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 25 volunteers:

Frank JONES • Peter James YATES • Ken FOX • John F MARSHALL • Linda M MARSHALL • Helen NOYES • Anne AKERS • Noel AKERS • Christopher MOSS • Debbie BROWN • Steve BROWN • Stuart LOWE • Jamie RYAN • Mark HADDRILL • Nick BROWN • Jemma MCCONVILLE-ROE • Sarah FREEMAN • Zeni BELLWOOD • Laura EASTWOOD • Rebecca WHITE • John PRATT • Adrian HIRD • Alison WILSON • John SUTCLIFFE • Sarah HOLMES

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 25,775 participants have completed 203,813 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,019,065 km, including 33,736 new Personal Bests. A total of 2,033 individuals have volunteered 12,082 times.

 

Double record-breaker for the last parkrun of the decade

We had a double record-breaking day for the final parkrun of the decade, with our first female finisher, Elizabeth Davies, setting a new VW40-44  age category record of 89.61% for her PB time of 17.10, only 19 seconds behind the first finisher. Andrea Barras is no stranger to setting age category records, she broke her own VW70-74 record with 86.08% for her time of 25.52.

Well done to Alan Lumb, who ran his 250th, Matilda Rhodes and Tom Sidebottom who ran their 150ths and Amy Graham and Andy Wood who ran their 100ths. James Underwood, Michael Warwick, Donna Galek and Jessica Pitts-Murray ran their 50ths.

We're back on New Year's Day for a 9am start.

This week 399 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 55 were first timers and 64 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 41 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 28 volunteers: Adrian STOTT • Claudia BAUER • Ken FOX • Helen NOYES • Caroline TOLAN • Robyn JOHNSON • Andy JUDD • Anne AKERS • Noel AKERS • Alan LUMB • Becki WHITELOCK-WAINWRIGHT • Debbie BROWN • Susan SMITH • Lucy RIDER • Nick BROWN • Jo RHODES • Lucy KEAR • Rebecca WHITE • Louise GARDHAM • Dean FRANCIS • Alan CRUMP • Alan BESWICK • John SUTCLIFFE • Eleanor THOMSON • Andrew THOMSON • Meg BARKER • Lizzie THOMSON • Gracie THOMSON

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 25,632 participants have completed 203,073 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,015,365 km, including 33,666 new Personal Bests. A total of 2,028 individuals have volunteered 12,057 times.

 

Record-breaking Christmas Day! Run report 647

We love it when we break records! We had a record-breaking Christmas Day turnout of 408, and tourist Janice Davison set a new age category record of 86.07% with her time of 24.17. There was also record-breaking kindness from those of you who brought flasks of hot water, goodies and mugs so we could all enjoy a post-parkrun cuppa and a record-breaking number of people volunteering. Thank you all!

We even had a few milestones, with our ever shy Event Director Anne Akers running her 300th, Anna Moger her 200th, William Davies his 150th, Nick Baines, Rafet Ongun and Susie Barrett their 100ths, Sally Sabourn and Joanne Dammone their 50ths

Don't forget, we well as Saturday, we're here 9am on January 1, the only day of the year you can run two parkruns.

This week 408 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 17 were first timers and 36 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 38 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 23 volunteers:

Chris CUNLIFFE • Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Peter James YATES • Laura CUNLIFFE • Helen NOYES • Anne AKERS • Steve BROWN • Deborah BROWN • Curtis PARKER-MILNES • Paul RAMSDEN • John PAPWORTH-SMITH • Jessica MCGRAGHAN • Clement MILNE • Jo RHODES • Pip GOFF • Zeni BELLWOOD • Lorraine CHARLTON • Pritti MEHTA • Howard NAYLOR • Gail CLARK • Louise BOWLES • Simon WELLINGS

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 25,577 participants have completed 202,674 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,013,370 km, including 33,602 new Personal Bests. A total of 2,022 individuals have volunteered 12,029 times.

 

550 for George! Run report 646, 21 December 2019

There's no tee-shirt for 550, but George Kainyek definitely deserved a round of applause of completing his 550th this week. Well done too to Joanne Scantelbury, who came in last on her 400th, which she didn't mind one bit as she was out tailwalker and also one of the Leeds Cares team who joined us this week.

Thanks also to Jonathan from the Wrangthorn Runners who kept us entertained with Christmas tunes.

We'll be back on Christmas Day, same time, same place......see you then!

This week 380 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 34 were first timers and 38 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 40 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 33 volunteers:

Chris CUNLIFFE • Frank JONES • Claudia BAUER • Laura CUNLIFFE • Ken FOX • Helen NOYES • Joanne SCANTLEBURY • Robyn JOHNSON • Andy JUDD • Anne AKERS • Bev ELLIOTT • John HAYES • Clare DOHERTY • Debbie BROWN • Steve BROWN • Sue LUMBY • Alpheas SITHOLE • Millie WOOD • Nick BROWN • Nick BAINES • Grace ROBERTS • Jonathan CONEY • Zeni BELLWOOD • Laura EASTWOOD • Rebecca WHITE • Dean FRANCIS • Sam HUANG • Dan HOOPER • Tahera MAYAT • Eleanor THOMSON • Meg BARKER • Andy BROOKES • Manos BERSOS

Full results and a complete event history can be found on the Woodhouse Moor parkrun Results Page.

The female record is held by Lizzie BROWNE who recorded a time of 16:25 on 23rd July 2011 (event number 196).
The male record is held by Dan GARBUTT who recorded a time of 14:58 on 25th February 2012 (event number 229).
The Age Grade course record is held by Treena JOHNSON who recorded 96.49% (18:31) on 12th August 2017 (event number 521).

Woodhouse Moor parkrun started on 6th October 2007. Since then 25,560 participants have completed 202,266 parkruns covering a total distance of 1,011,330 km, including 33,566 new Personal Bests. A total of 2,020 individuals have volunteered 12,006 times.