Franschhoek parkrun – Event number 62 – 13th May 2017

This week 67 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 15 were first timers and 12 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 5 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 5 volunteers.

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

Male placings:
Ayanda MATSHINI (SM20-24) of Dwars Rivier Valley AC, was first over the line in 17:55 - 34th time in 36 appearances.
Cheswill PETERSEN (SM25-29) of Dwars Rivier Valley AC, was second over the line in 18:57 - has been first to finish on 3 previous occasions.
Brandon GERTSE (SM30-34) of Dwars Rivier Valley AC, was third over the line in 21:42 - was first to finish once before.

Female placings:
Rachelle BESTER (SW25-29) of Stellenbosch AC, was first (14th overall) over the line in 28:24 - first time in 3 appearances.
Ros GROENEWALD (VW45-49) (Unattached) was second (16th overall) over the line in 29:46.
Marinda KRUGER (VW50-54) (Unattached) was third (17th overall) over the line in 29:54.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) – 72.16% for the time 21:51 (4th overall).
Ayanda MATSHINI (SM20-24) – 72.00% for the time 17:55 (first overall).
Cheswill PETERSEN (SM25-29) – 68.07% for the time 18:57 (second overall).

The female record is held by Anneliese SHAW who recorded a time of 00:22:09 on 4th March 2017 (event number 52).
The male record is held by Unknown ATHLETE who recorded a time of 00:17:25 on 19th March 2016 (event number 2).
The Age Grade course record is held by Altus SCHREUDER who recorded 78.32% (19:18) on 4th February 2017 (event number 48).

Franschhoek parkrun started on 12th March 2016. Since then 1,814 participants have completed 5,148 parkruns covering a total distance of 25,740 km, including 760 new Personal Bests.