There was a carnival atmosphere at the park on Saturday with a mini fairground set up between our start and finish areas as well as an Easter Egg hunt taking place just as parkrun ended. The crowds were out in big numbers and 190 completed the 5k. An impressive 55 recorded a new personal best in the sunny conditions. Thanks to all of you who volunteered this week. We really appreciate it. If you would like to volunteer please contact us through our facebook page or email to Donabatehelpers@parkrun.com
Many congratulations to Michelle Dowling who completed her milestone 50th parkrun. Sorry our camera didn't manage to snap Michelle.
A large group from Balbriggan Roadrunners included Georgiana Langan with sister Maria Carolan and her two sons Darragh and Aaron. They were enjoying a few well earned refreshments from the cafe after completing their first parkrun.
The first finisher results were as follows;
Stephen CONROY (VM40-44) (Unattached) was first over the line in 19:07
Pat CUSSEN (VM45-49) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:23
Colm MC DONALD (VM45-49) (Unattached) was third over the line in 20:01
Eabha TULLY (JW11-14) (Unattached) was first (20th overall) over the line in 22:05
Katie HALPIN (JW11-14) (Unattached) was second (27th overall) over the line in 22:31
Suzanne GORE (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (29th overall) over the line in 22:46
Hope to see you all again soon.