Franschhoek parkrun – Event number 68 – 24th June 2017

Franschhoek parkrun
Event number 68
24th June 2017

This week 39 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 9 were first timers and 4 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 3 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 7 volunteers:

Jean JEFFERY • Brett GARNER • Anne ARMSTRONG • Jane BEWSEY • Helen MEKIE • Ronelle VISSER • Cindy VIVIAN

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

Male placings:
Alister BLAAUW (JM15-17) (Unattached) was first over the line in 17:07 - first appearance.
Resley KOUTER (VM35-39) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:12 - was first to finish once before.
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) (Unattached) was third over the line in 21:50 - was first to finish once before.

Female placings:
Trudi MACKAY (VW50-54) (Unattached) was first (5th overall) over the line in 25:19 - 5th time in 26 appearances.
Marleen JOUBERT (SW25-29) (Unattached) was second (12th overall) over the line in 29:47.
Brigitte KENT (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (13th overall) over the line in 29:58.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Alister BLAAUW (JM15-17) – 78.87% for the time 17:07 (first overall).
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) – 72.21% for the time 21:50 (third overall).
Resley KOUTER (VM35-39) – 68.66% for the time 19:12 (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 Alister BLAAUW who recorded a time of 00:17:07 on 24th June 2017 (event number 68).
The Age Grade course record is held by Alister BLAAUW who recorded 78.87% (17:07) on 24th June 2017 (event number 68).

Franschhoek parkrun started on 12th March 2016. Since then 1,902 participants have completed 5,500 parkruns covering a total distance of 27,500 km, including 818 new Personal Bests.