Great turnout for 13th year anniversary of parkrun!

Mount Lucas parkrun – 7th October 2017 (No 15)

This week 60 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 13 were first timers and 8 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 5 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 9 volunteers:

Mark HARPUR • Aisling SULLIVAN • Gareth MADDEN • Martin G KELLY • Jeannie POWERS • Paul PALMER • Clíona MADDEN • Kevin CURRAN • Sinéad MADDEN

Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Mountlucas parkrun Results Page.

Male placings:
Derek MCCORMACK (SM30-34) of Naas Triathlon club, was first over the line in 17:52 - first appearance.
Aidan BRERETON (VM35-39) (Unattached) was second over the line in 20:05 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Ciaran REYNOLDS (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third over the line in 21:19 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.

Female placings:
Alison BRERETON (SW30-34) (Unattached) was first (14th overall) over the line in 24:48 - second time in 9 appearances.
Caitlin RIGNEY (SW25-29) (Unattached) was second (15th overall) over the line in 25:18 - was first to finish once before.
Patricia GALLAGHER (VW40-44) (Unattached) was third (17th overall) over the line in 25:37.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Derek MCCORMACK (SM30-34) – 73.41% for the time 17:52 (first overall).
Dave DUNICAN (VM45-49) – 68.27% for the time 21:26 (4th overall).
Heidi HACKETT (JW10) – 67.07% for the time 26:10 (19th overall).

The female record is held by Pauline CURLEY who recorded a time of 18:57 on 1st July 2017 (event number 1).
The male record is held by Dermot J GORMAN who recorded a time of 17:11 on 22nd July 2017 (event number 4).
The Age Grade course record is held by Pauline CURLEY who recorded 86.37% (18:57) on 1st July 2017 (event number 1).

Mountlucas parkrun started on 1st July 2017. Since then 308 participants have completed 811 parkruns covering a total distance of 4,055 km, including 204 new Personal Bests.

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