Oberg achieves new PB af­ter 200 events

Whitsunday Times - - SPORT -

RUN­NING: It was an­other big week for Air­lie Beach parkrun, with one spe­cial achieve­ment stand­ing out in par­tic­u­lar.

Parkrun Aus­tralia CEO Tim Oberg achieved a new per­sonal best in his 202nd run in a time of 19min 49sec. It was good for the sec­ond best time of the day.

Mark Ogilvie was the best time of the day as he crossed the line first in a time of 19min 30sec, while Chris Mur­phy crossed the line third in 20 min 7sec.

For the women, Riana Young Cashinella claimed a new per­sonal best in her 14th run as she was first over the line in a time of 22min 24sec.

She was fol­lowed by Teodora Dale in 22min 52sec and Troy Wake in 23min 23sec.

A to­tal of 59 run­ners hit the track on Satur­day morn­ing. There were 11 first­time run­ners and 18 new per­sonal bests achieved.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

BIG RUN: Tim Oberg was in fine form on Satur­day morn­ing at Air­lie Beach parkrun.

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