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Yamba parkrun March 26

Male placings: Mike Lichtwark (SM30-34) of Derek Zoolander Centre for Kids Who Can’t Run Good, was first over the line in 17:16 – first appearance. An unknown runner was second. An unknown runner was third. (NOTE: ‘Unknown’ means the runner is either not registered at parkrun or forgot to bring their printed barcode. No barcode no result!) Current standing in the Men’s annual points competition: Tom Barnsley 200 pts, Scott Lenton 200 pts, Rick Lindsay 200 pts. Female placings: Margot Manning (VW40-44) of Intraining, was first (5th overall) over the line in 19:36 – third time in 3 appearances. Zoe Christine Manning (JW11-14) of Intraining, was second (7th overall) over the line in 20:19. Donna Burgess (VW35-39) (Unattached) was third (14th overall) over the line in 21:59 – first appearance. Current standing in the Women’s annual points competition: Vicki James 200 pts, Jennie Stevens 200 pts, Jess Causley (Running Mums Australia) 189 pts. The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores: Margot Manning (VW40-44) was graded 80.27% for the time 19:36 (5th overall). Zoe Christine Manning (JW11-14) was graded 77.36% for the time 20:19 (7th overall). Sarah Dougherty (VW45-49) was graded 76.47% for the time 20:58 (9th overall). This week there were 67 runners, of whom 26 were first timers and 14 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of 8 different athletics clubs took part. Yamba parkrun started on 21st March 2015, and since then 617 different runners, including participants from 46 athletics clubs, have completed 1,895 runs covering a total distance of 9,475 km, and there have been 369 new Personal Bests. The female record is held by Meg Dougherty who ran in a time of 00:18:48 on 2015-09-19 (event number 25). The male record is held by Hamish Hamilton who ran in a time of 00:16:34 on 2015-04-04 (event number 3). The Age Grade course record is held by Jim Woodriff who recorded a 84.91% run (20:19) on 21st March 2015 (event number 1). Today’s full results and a complete event history can be found on the Yamba parkrun Results Page ( Additional Notes:

Today’s PB’s

Alison Brown, Harrison Gill, Jarvis Ell, Justine Crispin, Kelly Stamnas, Mackenzie Gill, Marlene McBean, Nathan White, Rick Lindsay, Rose Roper, Shanae Crispin, Veronica Richter, and Zoe Christine Manning.


Dale Lindsay  •  Ding Cassidy  •  Jennie Stevens  •  Jo Southorn  •  Rick Lindsay  •  Scott Lenton  •  Tom Barnsley  •  Vicki James