Search

Evans claims another first place at Gorleston parkrun

PUBLISHED: 08:17 27 October 2017

Participants in Gorleston Parkrun put their best foot forward. Picture: RW Knibb

Participants in Gorleston Parkrun put their best foot forward. Picture: RW Knibb

Archant

The latest Gorleston parkrun saw 279 people run, jog or walk the course, of whom 14 were first timers and 40 recorded new personal bests.

Marc Evans (VM35-39) of Great Yarmouth Road Runners was first over the line in 18.12 for the 12th time in 131 appearances.

Tyler Bilyard (JM15-17) of Great Yarmouth & District AC, was second in 18.32.

For the women Allyna Mukuya (JW10) of Great Yarmouth & District AC was first (31st overall) over the line in 21.47 while Colleen Nicole Mukuya (SW30-34, unattached) was second (32nd overall) in 21.48 and Alice Craddock (JW11-14) of Great Yarmouth & District AC was third (38th overall) in 22.10.

The three highest age grades were recorded by Allyna Mukuya, Pamela Brown and Tyler Bilyard.

Gorleston Cliffs parkrun started on April 25, 2009. Since then 6,164 participants have completed the course covering a total distance of 330,470km, including 10,703 new personal bests.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Great Yarmouth Mercury