Report for run 35

The 35th event went off hitch free on an unusually warm and still October morning. The conditions were great for a parkrun.

Dave Gogarty was our first male finisher (for the third time) well done Dave! Mia Deegan was our first female finisher this week, the youngest ever Tolka Valley first finisher!

This week 34 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 8 were first timers and 10 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of parkwalkIRE, Piranha TC and Balbriggan Road Runners took part.

The event was made possible by these 9 special people

Laura MURRAY • Mary GAVIN • Jack GLEESON • John SMITH • Margaret HOLDEN • Cormac MCGUIRE • Debbie HENVEY • Michael HENVEY • Eamonn AHERN

Please volunteer with us, we'll give you a task to suit and you'll be active in keeping parkrun going.

We would love to have more walkers at our event so please tell that friend or family member who wants to be more active that you know the perfect place, Tolka Valley parkrun!

Don't forget to enter us into the Tesco Community fund, contact us for any details you need. The team here are entering us too. If you want to donate to the fund you can do so in the about us section of the Tolka Valley webpage.

See you next week, giz an auld share on soc

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

The male record is held by Gerard MARTIN who recorded a time of 17:40 on 17th February 2018 (event number 1).
The female record is held by Emma DONLON who recorded a time of 19:26 on 19th May 2018 (event number 13).
The Age Grade course record is held by David MOSS who recorded 82.74% (19:13) on 29th September 2018 (event number 32).

Tolka Valley parkrun started on 17th February 2018. Since then 680 participants have completed 1,577 parkruns covering a total distance of 7,885 km, including 336 new Personal Bests.