The alternative attraction of the National Cross Country Championships kept numbers down on Saturday, but there were still some very good performances. Charlotte TAYLOR-GREEN led the way with a course record at Ashton Court in a time of 18:04. This earns Charlotte the coveted Performance of the Week accolade. Second female was Nicola BROOKLAND in 19:27. Jane COLMAN was the first VW45-49 in a time of 21:53. Isie BATES made a notable debut as lead Run Director.
At Chipping Sodbury, Ciaran McQUADE was first finisher in 17:22, with Andrew DRAKE second, in 18:01. Helen NEWBERRY was the first female and first SW30-34 in a time of 20:01. Jonathan GOODLAND was the first VM55-59 in 20:20 and Isobel MEDCROFT, the first SW18-19 in 22:55. A special mention must be made of Maciej BIALOGONSKI who volunteered at Pomphrey Hill and then set off to Nottingham to compete in the National Cross-Country Championships.
At Pomphrey Hill, the Club’s leading finisher was Bill HULL in fifth place in a time of 19:31. Lisa NEWING was the first female and first SW30-34 in 21:40., and there was a PB for Harry HUSSEY in 23:16.
Around the country there was several first finishers, including, Peter MORTON, who was first at Newport in 17:57; Henry SLY at Stonehouse in 17:42; John O’DWYER at Wotton in 20:21; and Claire HALLISSEY, second female at Tring in 21:05.
To round things off, Miles PEARCE and Bob COX had PBs at Wyre Forest in times of 19:34 and 22:34 respectively.
Saturday’s results for Bristol & West club members are at the following link: http://www.parkrun.com/results/consolidatedclub/clubNum=245&eventdate=2017-02-25
|Position||Gender Position||parkrunner||Run Time|
|Ashton Court parkrun|
|2||1||Charlotte TAYLOR-GREEN||00:18:04||PB by 56 seconds. 2nd overall. 1st female. Female Course Record.|
|6||2||Nicola BROOKLAND||00:19:27||2nd female. 1st VW40-44.|
|47||5||Jane COLMAN||00:21:53||1st VW45-49.|
|65||59||Daniel Ryan MORGAN||00:22:51|
|117||15||Jennifer OWSLEY||00:25:01||1st VW55-59.|
|1||1||Peter MORTON||00:17:57||1st overall. 1st SM30-34.|
|1||1||Henry SLY||00:17:42||1st overall. 1st VM35-39.|
|1||1||John O’DWYER||00:20:21||1st overall. 1st VM35-39.|
|Chipping Sodbury parkrun|
|1||1||Ciaran MCQUADE||00:17:22||1st overall. 1st VM35-39.|
|2||2||Andrew DRAKE||00:18:01||1st SM30-34.|
|10||10||Christian IRWIN||00:19:40||2nd SM30-34.|
|11||1||Helen NEWBERRY||00:20:01||1st SW30-34.|
|14||13||Jonathan GOODLAND||00:20:20||1st VM55-59.|
|20||19||Matthew BRACE||00:21:26||2nd SM25-29.|
|34||4||Jessica MACKIE||00:22:38||2nd SW30-34.|
|41||5||Isobel MEDCROFT||00:22:55||1st SW18-19.|
|55||11||Lizzi ELTON-WALTERS||00:30:27||1st SW25-29.|
|Pomphrey Hill parkrun|
|5||5||Bill HULL||00:19:31||1st VM45-49.|
|15||15||Darren STRINGER||00:21:15||2nd VM35-39.|
|23||1||Lisa NEWING||00:21:40||1st overall. 1st SW30-34.|
|24||2||Rosey MUSHENS||00:21:48||1st VW50-54.|
|47||43||Harry HUSSEY||00:23:16||PB by 89 seconds.|
|86||10||Claire SHINE||00:25:30||1st VW45-49.|
|2||1||Claire HALLISSEY||00:21:05||2nd overall. 1st Female. 1st SW30-34.|
|5||5||Pete CLARK||00:20:39||2nd VM45-49.|
|Burnham and Highbridge parkrun|
|6||6||Miles PEARCE||00:19:34||PB by 10 seconds. 1st VM50-54.|
|24||24||Bob COX||00:22:34||PB by 93 seconds. 1st VM60-64.|
|Wyre Forest parkrun|
|59||13||Rebecca COLQUHOUN||00:26:59||1st SW30-34.|