Run Report 11-04-15

St Annes parkrun
Event number 76
11th April 2015

Some chilly sunshine greeted the 292 runners who completed yesterday's race. Well done to all. See you same time, next week!

Male placings:
Brian O'KELLY (SM30-34) (Unattached) was first over the line in 16:48 - first time in 5 appearances.
Finbar O' GRADY (SM25-29) (Unattached) was second over the line in 17:17 - was first to finish once before.
David JACKSON (SM25-29) (Unattached) was third over the line in 17:30 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
Keith FLEMING (Unattached) 1659 pts.
Brian CHRISTENSEN (Raheny Shamrocks AC) 1602 pts.
Keith COADY (Unattached) 1578 pts.

Female placings:
Deirdre BYRNE (SW30-34) (Unattached) was first (5th overall) over the line in 17:49 - 19th time in 19 appearances.
Aine CRIMIN (SW25-29) of Raheny Shamrocks AC, was second (32nd overall) over the line in 21:04.
Catherine LYNCH (VW40-44) (Unattached) was third (34th overall) over the line in 21:13 - has been first to finish on 2 previous occasions.

Current standing in the Women's annual points competition:
Caitriona COSTELLO (Unattached) 2186 pts.
Jenny COLBERT (Unattached) 1955 pts.
Emer FANNING (Unattached) 1930 pts.

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Deirdre BYRNE (SW30-34) was graded 83.26% for the time 17:49 (5th overall).
Aidan BRENNAN (VM50-54) was graded 82.67% for the time 17:59 (6th overall).
Jeremy CHAPMAN (VM50-54) was graded 79.59% for the time 18:32 (8th overall).

This week there were 292 runners, of whom 47 were first timers and 36 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 15 different athletics clubs took part.

St Annes parkrun started on 28th September 2013, and since then 3,752 different runners, including participants from 127 athletics clubs, have completed 16,778 runs covering a total distance of 83,890 km, and there have been 3,886 new Personal Bests.

The female record is held by Aoife TALTY who ran in a time of 00:16:51 on 2013-09-28 (event number 1).
The male record is held by Mark KIRWAN who ran in a time of 00:15:03 on 2014-07-26 (event number 41).
The Age Grade course record is held by Mick TRAYNOR who recorded a 91.78% run (15:49) on 28th September 2013 (event number 1).

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