Seaton Parkrun success for AVR’s Eleanor Wood

PUBLISHED: 10:24 11 January 2019




There have been some notable AVR performances at recent Parkruns, writes Dave Mutter.

The final Saturday of December, at the Seaton Parkrun, Eleanor Wood recorded a massive 90.16 per cent age grade, third woman, in 21.31, putting her amongst the top age grade finishers nationally that week.

Also at Seaton, Ron Seward recorded a new PB of 22:57 as did Ragnhild Korda Richards, 24:20, Susan Wall, 26:29, and Maxine Sweetman, 31:11.

On New Year’s Day, Carol Austin recorded a new age grade PB at Bideford Parkrun of 80.15 per cent and Angela Kerr completed her 50th Parkrun at Tamar Lakes. At the January 5, Seaton Parkrun, Janet Cullum recorded a very impressive first place 80.59 per cent age grade and a new PB of 25:56. Matt Hewer was first man on age grade, 71.97 per cent in 18:58 and was also third finisher. Sam Tooze recorded a significant PB of 26:01 and Paul Lloyd ran his 50th Parkrun.

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