Parkrun Report 1st of July 2023

Parkrun Report 1st of July 2023

The first parkrun of July 2023 hosted a fabulous 823 Vegan Runners at 365 different events! We had 753 finishers and 70 volun-cheers. πŸŒ±πŸŒΏβ˜˜οΈπŸ€πŸƒπŸŒΎ

Yet again there were plenty of meetups to choose from with the following proving the most popular:

Ashton Court parkrun 21

Worcester Pitchcroft parkrun 10

Forest Rec parkrun 10

Henlow Bridge Lakes parkrun 10

Bognor Regis parkrun 8

Hastings parkrun 7

Hove Promenade parkrun 7

Hunstanton Promenade parkrun 7

Alexandra parkrun, Moss Side 7

Cannon Hill parkrun, Birmingham 6

Whitstable parkrun 6

Ferry Meadows parkrun 6

Exeter Riverside parkrun 6

Lee-on-the-Solent parkrun 6

Worthing parkrun 6

Millhouses parkrun 6

Thanks to Maya Luscombe for this week’s great photo from Ashton Court. πŸ’šπŸƒ πŸ–€πŸƒπŸ’šπŸƒ πŸ–€

The average time taken for all Vegan Runners to complete their parkrun this week was so close to another sub 30 but just over at 30:07! πŸŒ±πŸŒΏβ˜˜οΈπŸ€πŸƒπŸŒΎ

Fantastic Milestones this week for:

James Henderson 150

Gary Sherin 200

Ruth Kaypee 200

Elizabeth Czaban 250

Congratulations! πŸŽ‰πŸ†πŸŽ‰πŸ†


Top five overall fastest speeds this week were:
πŸŽ‰ Philip Nind 16:44
πŸŽ‰ Ciar Nixon 17:04
πŸŽ‰ Geoffrey Gregory 17:22
πŸŽ‰ Andy Gardiner 17:25
πŸŽ‰ Tom Carpenter 17:27


Top five fastest ladies:

πŸŽ‰ Kelsey Wiberley 19:40

πŸŽ‰ Serena O’Connor 20:21

πŸŽ‰ Naomi Sutton 20:42

πŸŽ‰ Lesley Connors 20:47 New PB!

πŸŽ‰ Mary P Scott 20:50

Fantastic times everyone and amazing repping. πŸ’ͺπŸ₯¦πŸ’ͺπŸ₯¦

Best age grade at their parkrun again this week for:
Michael Burgess with 81.45% – that’s an improvement of 1.2% from last week – brilliant! πŸ’šπŸƒπŸ–€
Dan Stent got the best age grading at East Brighton, achieving 72.30%
Michael Burgess achieved top age grading at Hunstanton Promenade parkrun with a grading of 79.95% – well done everyone. πŸ’šπŸƒ πŸ–€πŸƒπŸ’šπŸƒ πŸ–€

VRs who finished first in their gender position this week were:

Philip Nind 16:44

Tom Carpenter 17:27

Daniel Borrett 18:01

Dan Stent 18:14

Gareth Thomas 18:53

Khan Nothnagel 19:17

Nehal Lavey-Khan 19:26

Naomi Sutton 20:42

Mary P Scott 20:50

Joanna Crossman 22:44

Catherine Charlton 23:05

Marti Spence 23:11

Fiona Newman 23:27

Rosa Morrello 23:45

Amy Casson 24:12

Susan Waller-Toyne 24:34

Tracy Moroz 26:12

Kirsty Atkinson 26:53


On the elusive noughtie step for this first week of July there were only eight Vegan Runners:

24:00 Steven Buck

27:00 Martin Mcloughlin

28:00 Chris Hamann

30:00 Andrea Fieldhouse-James

30:00 James Mccleary

36:00 Lorraine Bunting

39:00 Allan Green

49:00 Chiqui Tingo


VRs who grabbed a finish token with a multiple of 50 this first week of July:


Helen Jenkins 50

Rachel Toone 50

Jo Gray 50

Phil Royle 50

Aiden Clarke 50

Doug Porter 50

James Lampert 50

Emma Mapletoft 100

Florence Blackbourn 100

Laura Havers 150

Valentina Avella 200

Tim Windram 200

Nicholas Wood 200

Roxane Pratt 250

Jennifer Whittle 250

Dewi H 250

Charlotte Pringle 300

Chiqui Tingo 350

Anne-Marie Paulin 750

And last but not least, this week’s random, racy & radical Repdigit Reppers were:

11th: Mary P Scott, Louise Griffin, Jen Conway, Jonathan Morris, Nigel Barnes
22nd place: Lisa Knights, Chris Calvert, Christian Maleedy
33rd: Katherine Harris, Bev Dennis, Elizabeth Czaban, Dave Sowerby-Williams, Darren Ray
44th: Stephanie Hughes, Antony Byatt, Chris Dixon
55th: Serena O’Connor, Bob Stephenson
66th: Kelly Joanne Knight, Paula Hirst, Danielle Plowman, Kay Cottrell, Alex Forrest
77th: Kellie Clark
88th: Clare Pashby, Lee Harding
99th: Diane Strickland
111th: Lydia Kirk, Penny Humble
222nd: Julia Szajdzicka, Sarah Hall
333rd: Michael Beadle

Repping it Real πŸ’šπŸ–€ πŸ’šπŸ–€ πŸ’šπŸ–€ πŸ’šπŸ–€

Have a great week everyone and of course don’t forget to look out for Mike’s mid-week poll to find out where the Vegan Runners’ meet ups will be next Saturday. Keep repping the green & black!