Run Report Fairview parkrun event #129 -18/01/2020 ‘ Jack Frost did his first parkWalk of 2020 !

Run Report Fairview parkrun event #129 -18/01/2020 ' Jack Frost did his first parkWalk of 2020 !

On arrival to Fairview park it was clear to see that Jack Frost joined us for our first week of parkWalk 2020! . Thank you to all of our volunteers this week who came forward to help on this bitterly cold morning to help set up the course, volunteer during the course and to take down the course it was very much appreciated by everyone .
 This week at Fairview parkrun 165 walked, ran and jogged the course , of whom 42 were first timers and 25 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 14 different clubs took part. We welcomed a number of participants who completed their first parkrun event at Fairview parkrun together with our regular participants well done to everyone .
As always we met a number of lovely visitors and tourists -Bushy park Dublin was represented by Aoife, Debbie and John represented  Bushy parkrun London.Dave, Douglas, Sheila, Anette and Andy came from Brighton with some of the core team team from Haywards Heath Junior parkrun in Sussex. Matt from Bristol, Alex from Johannesburg, Alison from Malahide parkrun and visitors from St.Annes parkrun and St.Vincents GAA club .
 Our Volunteers
Thank you to everyone who gave their time and help at this week's event it is very much appreciated by everyone the event was only made possible by 20 volunteers - Geraldine CLEMENTS • Shane ROE • Muriel WEEKES • Leonie WEEKES • Ailish LALLY • Susan MOGGAN • Muriel Philomena WEEKES • Sarah LYONS • Tom MCKIERNAN • Adrian BRODERICK • Deirdre SHEEHAN • George MCSHEFFREY • Helen KIRK • Angela LEAHY • Ryan MCSHEFFREY • Karen M KELLY • Seamus AYLWARD • Joyce MURRAY • Bettina KORN • Patrick J BRADY
 Our participants
Well done and congratulations to each participant including our first female finisher Caitriona Costello in (22.18) and to Angela and PJ Brady our tail walker  for our first week of our January six week  parkWalk programme.
 Milestone Achievements at Fairview parkrun
Well done to Alan Townsend John Murphy celebrating their 10th event, Blathnaid Calvert, Nassreen Abdullah marking their 30th event and to Ellie Bennet who marked her 60th parkrun event today at Fairview parkrun .
News & updates for Fairview parkrun
 parkWalk 2020
Fairview parkrun welcomes participants to walk, run and jog each week ,we would like to continually welcome an engage participants to walk  with our parkWalk leaders , with friends or in a group  .Each week we will have a walking leader volunteer together with our tail walker .The parkwalkers meeting point is at the start area at the green meeting point banner where the welcome  pre event course & safety information is given.Our park walker volunteers wear the orange hi viz during the event .
Link to register for Fairview parkrun : https://www.parkrun.com/register/
Please make sure you bring your printed or flatband barcode to each event , if you do not have your own barcode to scan we will be unable to process your time results #DFYB
 Volunteers, please consider coming forward to volunteer we have the green volunteer board each week at the finish area .Thank you to all of the participants who came forward we still have a number of roles and opportunities to volunteer over the coming weeks .
Link to volunteer : https://www.parkrun.ie/fairview/futureroster/
Wishing you all a good week & continued success
Leonie RD #129