Lots of 5k Parkrun activity on Saturday in lovely warm weather. At MarkeatonParkrun - Gerry White, 77 in a couple of weeks, taking part in his 182nd
parkrun finished in 33.50, 1st MV75-79.
Jan Forrester took part in her 5th parkrun and finished in24.46 (PB on this course) beating the previous course record of 26.10 in the
LV65-69. First place Bertie
Hougthon of Doncaster AC 17.06 and 1st lady Jenny Evans of SaleHarriers 18.56. There were 475 runners.Whilst overat Bakewell Parkrun on the Monsal Trail itwas MACs Simon Croft who was 1st MAC home in 5th place, 1st MV55-59 and a first timer!
18.13. Next up Andy Mellor in 19th, 2nd MV45-49 19.39 (PB), Steve Goodall 22.47
(PB), Carly Spear 3rd LV40-44 23.01, Lisa Jones 25.38 , Sarah Walton 27.32.
Lots of Sole Mates too! 1st place David Millns of Totley AC 17.29 and 1st lady
Caroline Brock of Steel City Striders 18.50. 225 runners.Junior MAC Logan Fairey ran theAlfreton Park Community 5k (3 laps) and despite having a fight with a thorn
tree on the second lap, finished in a good time of 25.06. His little sister,
Merryn-Rose finished one lap in 12.50. Matt Jones 1st19.49.