Invercargill parkrun Event number 109 22nd February 2020

Despite the wet and chilly start in Invercargill this morning, this week 93 hearty people ran, jogged and walked the course, of whom 11 were first timers and 10 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 6 different clubs took part.

Smile of the day goes to Zach Hughes! Great job out there today!

The event was made possible by 17 volunteers:

Liz HENRY • Marcia FERGUSON • Keri LONGMAN • Julie JACK • Sarah BIGGERSTAFF • Ross BUXTON • Micah CAMBRIDGE • Mel LEMM • Peter BIGGERSTAFF • Diane WISEMAN • Rebecca ROBERTSON • Paula SQUIRES • Christine ROBERTSON • Aria FERGUSON • Caitlyn MCDOWELL • Azaria DAVIS • Ali DAVIS

Don't forget we have some exciting things coming up over the next few weeks:

29 February 2020 - #Scottairplanes Leap Event

7 March 2020 We’re celebrating International Women’s Day at parkruns around the world on Saturday 7 March
Bring along a female friend, colleague or family member and walk, jog, run or volunteer together for #IWDparkrun

14 March - Scottish themed parkrun Stay tuned to the Facebook page for updates!

Also, let us know if you can spare a run to volunteer over the next few weeks - our board is looking a little empty! Volunteering is great fun and an awesome chance to learn some new skills! Flick us a message on Facebook, or an email if you're interested and we can pop you down.

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

The male record is held by Dwight GRIEVE who recorded a time of 16:41 on 19th May 2018 (event number 14).
The female record is held by Claire NICHOLS who recorded a time of 18:44 on 29th December 2018 (event number 47).
The Age Grade course record is held by Debbie TELFER who recorded 90.36% (21:47) on 8th February 2020 (event number 107).

Invercargill parkrun started on 10th February 2018. Since then 1,884 participants have completed 11,835 parkruns covering a total distance of 59,175 km, including 2,183 new Personal Bests. A total of 324 individuals have volunteered 1,610 times.