Franschhoek parkrun – Event number 60 – 29th April 2017

This week 92 people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 22 were first timers and 22 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different clubs took part.

The event was made possible by 6 volunteers.

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

Male placings:
Hermanus HENNING (SM30-34) (Unattached) was first over the line in 20:16 - first appearance.
Patrick COLBORNE (SM20-24) (Unattached) was second over the line in 20:17.
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) (Unattached) was third over the line in 22:06 - was first to finish once before.

Female placings:
Lara WESSELS (SW18-19) (Unattached) was first (15th overall) over the line in 26:20 - first time in 9 appearances.
Natalie GRENFELL (SW20-24) (Unattached) was second (19th overall) over the line in 28:07.
Susana DE OLIVEIRA (SW30-34) (Unattached) was third (22nd overall) over the line in 28:19 - was first to finish once before.

The three highest age grades were recorded by:
Michael SMIT (VM55-59) – 71.34% for the time 22:06 (third overall).
Hermanus HENNING (SM30-34) – 64.14% for the time 20:16 (first overall).
Patrick COLBORNE (SM20-24) – 63.85% for the time 20:17 (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 1,783 participants have completed 5,014 parkruns covering a total distance of 25,070 km, including 734 new Personal Bests.