Wyre Forest parkrun
Event number 213
12th October 2019
We are happy to start this report with huge congratulations to William Richardson who has again beaten his own course record. This is the tenth course record at Wyre Forest and all of them have been set by Will. Well done to Will and anyone else who got a PB today.
Again, Nick Goodwin has been kind enough to send us some pictures, there are too many to include here, so we will put more on Facebook
We were also pleased to welcome tourists from: Hamburg, Bristol, Bushy Park, Redditch, Dudley, Lincoln, Derby and Llanerchaeron.
As always, special welcome to our first time parkrunners:
Robert ASHCROFT • Myrid RAMSAY • Richard SMITH • Jack ADLER • Joseph RAINE • Andrew RAINE • Arianne MCMAHON • Tracy BLAKEMORE • Emily RAINE • Nicola RAINE • Amanda CONNOR
Finally special congratulations to those who ran a milestone run with us today.
10 parkrun milestone
Eve SHELDON • Aislinn KEEGAN
50 parkrun milestone
Fiona VAUGHAN • John GROEN
Well done and we look forward to seeing the t-shirts in due course.
This week 214 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 30 were first timers and 35 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 25 different clubs took part.
The event was made possible by 26 volunteers:
Vicky HONEYBOURNE • Helen HODGES • David MORE • Joan CLARKE • Joanne WATSON • Matthew BAILEY • Neil CRABBE • Adrian FORD • Katy BROOME • Carole EVANS • Lisa GARLICK • Matt KIMBER • Ann CHADWICK • Rosie CHADWICK • Heather MORGAN • David BULLOCK • Gavin MILLICHIP • Rachael SHEPHERD • Pauline SMITH • Peter CARTWRIGHT • Mark SHELDON • Chris TAYLOR • Jules MONTAGUE • Lauren CHADWICK • Christopher HANCOX • Henry NEWALL
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Wyre Forest parkrun Results Page.
The female record is held by Chloe RICHARDSON who recorded a time of 17:36 on 30th March 2019 (event number 185).
The male record is held by William RICHARDSON who recorded a time of 15:18 on 12th October 2019 (event number 213).
The Age Grade course record is held by William RICHARDSON who recorded 84.64% (15:18) on 12th October 2019 (event number 213).
Wyre Forest parkrun started on 29th August 2015. Since then 6,796 participants have completed 39,912 parkruns covering a total distance of 199,560 km, including 7,597 new Personal Bests. A total of 629 individuals have volunteered 5,197 times.
Video - Wyre Forest parkrun in 5 minutes
Forestry Commission Wyre Forest website
Wyre Forest parkrun was set up by members of Cleobury Mortimer Running Club
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