Franschhoek parkrun – Event number 52 – 4th March 2017

Franschhoek parkrun
Event number 52
4th March 2017

This week 100 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 44 were first timers and 17 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 7 volunteers.

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

Male placings:
Rob SMYTH (SM30-34) (Unattached) was first over the line in 19:23 - first appearance.
Samuel HATFIELD (SM25-29) (Unattached) was second over the line in 19:56.
Brian JACOBS (VM40-44) (Unattached) was third over the line in 22:07.

Female placings:
Anneliese SHAW (SW30-34) of Chichester Runners & AC, was first (4th overall) over the line in 22:09 - first appearance.
Ilse LANGHOUT (VW35-39) (Unattached) was second (8th overall) over the line in 24:00.
Rachelle BESTER (SW25-29) of Stellenbosch AC, was third (15th overall) over the line in 28:22.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) – 69.15% for the time 22:48 (6th overall).
Rob SMYTH (SM30-34) – 67.33% for the time 19:23 (first overall).
Anneliese SHAW (SW30-34) – 67.12% for the time 22:09 (4th 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 1,586 participants have completed 4,317 parkruns covering a total distance of 21,585 km, including 635 new Personal Bests.