The last running week of the decade saw just a handful of Quakers racing, while most went out on the big day itself.

Wendy Thompson heading round the final parkrun of the decade

Boxing Day had seen Philippa Rayner head down to Otley for the Chevin Chase, finishing the 7 mile hilly multi-terrain route in 1:25:21.

The last regular race of the year was at Ripon for the Jolly Holly Jog 10K. Dawn Richardson completed the multi-terrain route in 42:55 (and second in her age category) along with Katherine Hackett (46:37), Wendy Colling (57:04), Julie Whinn (58:48), Mark Colling (1:01:43), Sandra Cass (1:03:01), Mark Blewitt (1:07:07), Melissa Hird (1:13:58), Dawn Raper (1:39:55) and Wendy Thompson (1:39:56).

The previous week had seen the What a Wheeze 5K taking place over at Ropner Park. Peter Rowley finished the three-lap route in 24:53 along with Fiona Dixon in 34:45.

In the extra Christmas Day run at South Park, Neil Gooding finished in 19:32 along with Dawn Richardson (19:46), Rob Dent (19:53), Katherine Hackett (21:09), David Aiken (21:59), Adrian Cottam (22:35), Phil Rutter (22:39), David Whittle (23:00), Louise Trainor (23:07), David Todd (23:16), Ian Hart (23:22), Andrew Dixon (23:23), Josephine Wardle (23:26), Paul Roberts (23:38), Dave Murphy (24:24), Peter Rowley (25:06), Angela Clement (25:37), Thomas Gannaway (26:31), Wendy Colling (26:35), Stuart Masterman (26:42), Judith Russell (27:39), Rob Gillham (28:06), Julie Bell (28:07), Ginny Gannaway (28:19), Elizabeth Kennedy (28:21), Darren Alderson (28:29), Anna Hardy (29:02), Billy Harris (29:02), Tony Smith (29:12), Bryan Dale (29:12), Diane Vaughan (29:34), Gillian Harris (29:36), Rebecca Bowes (30:14), Dave Jones (30:15), Mark Blewitt (30:43), Rachel Maddison (30:47), Gary Read (30:48), Michael King (30:50), David Stewart (31:06), Mike Watson (31:10), Hayley Wooding (31:11), Hannah Alderson (31:16), Julie Whinn (31:48), Peter Cowan (32:26), Lisa Alderson (32:31), Jo Meynell (32:42), Barbra Barker (32:42), Abigail Willson (35:00), Rachel Grayson (35:20), Christopher Parsons (36:02), Fiona Dixon (36:05), Michelle Dale (36:15), Helen Cowan (37:50), Sue Alexander (37:51), Lena Rusa (39:52), Wendy Thompson (42:30), Gemma Marshall-Moore (1:01:48) and Olly Marshall-Moore (1:01:52).

At Sedgefield, Abbie Hull and Gill Wallis ran there in 28:27 and 34:25 respectively, Stephen Moore did the Albert Park run in 26:26, while Sally Watson finished at Hackworth in 37:30.

In the last regular parkrun of the year, Dave Jones finished at South Park in 18:54 followed by David Matthew (19:11), Neil Gooding (19:55), Phil Rutter (22:11), Jonathan Eccles (23:45), Stuart Masterman (24:29), Ginny Gannaway (24:44), Thomas Gannaway (24:44), Peter Rowley (25:16), Paul Roberts (25:36), Lisa Bowerbank (26:32), Elizabeth Kennedy (26:45), Darren Alderson (26:52), Kathryn Gray (27:36), Hannah Alderson (27:40), Danny Gordon (27:43), Bryan Dale (27:49), Julie Bell (28:14), Anna Hardy (28:41), Helen Clarke (28:42), John Cooke (29:21), Wendy Noble (29:21), Gill Colling (29:24), Jo Meynell (29:54), Jes Smith (30:43), Michael King (30:51), Alison Hardwick (31:54), Viv Hardwick (31:54), Charlie Johnson (32:02), Lucy Bendle (32:32), Lisa Alderson (32:39), Tracey Plaskitt (32:41), Sally Singleton (32:45), Peter Cowan (32:50), Michelle Scruby (32:53), Mark Trowles (32:59), Helen Cowan (37:08), Ashleigh Atkinson (41:22), Dawn Raper (41:44), Wendy Thompson (41:47) and Linda Gossage (51:23).

At Sedgefield, Wendy Colling finished in 25:21 along with Abbie Hull (27:38), April Corbett (27:52), Sandra Cass (27:53), Gill Wallis (34:58) and Sally Watson (36:46), while at the Jubilee run, Tom Chapman ran in 22:21 followed by Andrew Dixon (24:39), Claire Chapman (27:19) and Lisa Jenkins (34:17). Stephen Moore              did the Albert Park run in 26:12, Anthony Corbett ran at Northallerton in 28:00 and at Fountains Abbey, Jennifer Hardy finished in 31:13 along with Mary Macivor (31:13) and Rachel Grayson (34:03). Further afield, Rebecca Dodd ran at Macclesfield in 35:42, Emma Bland did the Workington run in 27:36, Stuart Hardcastle finished at Wepre in 26:47, David Aiken & Rebecca Howard ran at Bedgebury Pinetum in 21:13 and 33:04 respectively, David Ledgerwood did the Drumpellier Country run near Glasgow in 27:12 and David Stewart ran at Silksworth in 29:38.