Well now there are 20 people who have reached that mark - Jock Waddington, Maureen Moffatt, Gordon Corran & Stella Corlett did so this year.
Stella Corlett was a stalwart of Boundary Harriers before they merged with Manx AC to form Manx Harriers in 1991, but only as a badminton player, fundraiser, supporter of husband Roy in the Parish Walk. I've known Stella for around 35 years and for the majority I never thought she would complete the lap once. "Its all your fault Murray" she said as she approached the finish for the 10th time - I can't remember why I get the blame but I'm used to it! (Photo Karen Kneale)
There are a few more with 9 finishes but of course Steve Gardner will always be the first to do it even if we thought he would be the last as well!
Here is the list: