Event #81 @ TPU

Thanks to everyone for making parkrun #81 another great parkrunday at Taman Pudu Ulu, Kuala Lumpur. Every week we are pleased to welcome visitors from far and wide, who along with our regular parkrunners, This week we had 77 parkrunners with 15 first time participants to Taman Pudu Ulu, of which we had 9 participants taking part in the first ever parkrun. One of our first time participants this week was Allison Yee, a Malaysian Duathlon athlete who took part in the South East Asian (SEA) Games in 2019. This week we had visitors from the UK and Australia.

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Congratulations to this week’s male first finisher was junior runner Seng Wei Yip, from KL, who finished the course with a PB of 21:11 and second placed runner Iqbal who also finished with a PB of 21.25. Well done to TPU regular Carla Butterfield, who was our female first finisher in a time of 24:38.

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As always parkruns rely on volunteers to make each event run smoothly and so a big thanks to Emer BREEN • Georgina SCAMBLER • Gobalakrishna GOVINDASAMY • Claudia DOBSON • Mark DOBSON • Ellen SUPPIAH • Gandhi SUPPIAH • Stacey ONG • Brenda ONG • Soo Sim Stephanie TO • David YAP • Julie WONG for their help at event #81.  Thanks to everyone for signing up early to act as volunteers for our Chinese New Year day parkrun #82 on Saturday 25th January. We have a complete team for this event. We are still looking for more volunteers for the event on 1st February. If you are free and happy to volunteer please email tamanpuduuluhelpers@parkrun.com and remember to include your parkrun number, please. Happy parkrunning.

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