Week184 – Kilkenny parkrun Saturday 19th May 2018

This week 169 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 13 were first timers and 20 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 12 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 19 volunteers:

Thanks to all who volunteered this morning and for those who came forward for future weeks.

Welcome to our parkrun tourists from  Poppintree, Clonmel and Naas and off course all from Kilkenny City and County.

Well done to Paul Crowley on his 100th parkrun milestone and to Millie O'Connor on a significant birthday (21 obviously)

Upcoming events:

Stoneyford 10K tomorrow at 11.30am

Ciara Lawlor Memorial walk at 11am

Have a great week

Edwin Harper

Run Director

 

Week 183 – Kilkenny parkrun Saturday 12th May 2018

This week 126 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 21 were first timers and 20 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of different clubs took part.

Thanks to all who volunteered this morning and for those who came forward for future weeks.

Welcome to our parkrun tourists from  Scotland, Omagh, Canada, London, Tralee and Dublin and off course all from Kilkenny City and County.

Well done to Bernard Gannon on his 100th parkrun milestone.

 

Gráinne Kelly

Run Director

 

Week 182 – Kilkenny parkrun – Saturday 5th May 2018

This week 158 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 12 were first timers and 28 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different clubs took part.

Thank you to FIT4LIFE who done a  volunteer takeover this morning and to all the volunteers who made this event happen.

Welcome to our visitors and parkrun tourists from all around Ireland, Italy and England

Well done to Alex Suriano - 50th parkrun

We are missing token 121....you know who you are ..... Please bring it back next Saturday.

Family Carers Kilkenny Mini Marathon, May 7th 11am, Aspect Hotel Kilkenny.

Sinead Fitzgerald

Run Director

 

Week 181 – Kilkenny parkrun – Saturday 28th April 2018

This week 174 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 15 were first timers and 29 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 13 different clubs took part.

Thank you to all our volunteers this morning, we were stretched so please come forward and volunteer every 10 runs when you can.

We had visitors from Westport, South Africa, Austrilia & England this morning, we hope you enjoyed our parkrun.

Well done to Leona, Satia & Andrew on their 50th parkrun.

We are missing tokens 70, 90, 122....you know who you are ..... Please bring them back next Saturday.

Family Carers Kilkenny Mini Marathon, May 7th 11am, Aspect Hotel Kilkenny.

Good running for all taking part in Pettitt's SuperValu Wexford Half Marathon & 10km tomorrow.

Ian Comerford

Run Director

 

Week 180 – Kilkenny parkrun – Saturday April 21st 2018

This week 191 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 16 were first timers and 33 recorded new Personal Bests.

Well done to our 25,000th parkrun participant Matthew Warren (6th today).  Also a big thanks to Kilkenny Tennis Club who' took over' the volunteering today.  The tennis club has a business house (interfirms) competition coming up in May. This is open for entry to complete beginners as well as tennis stalwarts.  Check out www.kilkennytennisclub.com for more details.

Welcome visitors from California, Sheffield, The Netherlands, New Ross, St. Annes and Kerry.

See you all around the park in the near future.

Joy,

Run Director

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