Albert is 500

Yesterday saw the 500th Parkrun at Albert Park, the first of our local events to start and Nymac's James Fahey led the field home, setting a new pb. Anne Marie Wilson also set a new pb, taking 41 seconds off her previous best. The first Albert Parkrun was held in May, 2008 and was won by Andrew Pearson and Erin Corbyn. Sine then , 142 Nymac members have completed 6458 runs.
Other Nymac successes came from Harry Potter and Jack Hustwitt, first and second at Flatts Lane while Tony Holland and Paul Thwaites were second and third at Stewart Park, Paul taking 20 seconds off his pb. There was also a new pb for Craig Stokes at Redcar.
6 Nymac members went out on tour:
Gareth Wilson (again) to Horton park
Dave Robinson to Edinburgh
Philip Coleman to Northampton
Bref O'Rourke to Barrow
Martin Clements to Penrith
Phil Hughes Narborough to Keswick
Here is the link to the full set of results:

http://www.parkrun.com/results/consolidatedclub/?clubNum=2847