parkrun NZ stats 03/04/2021

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for April 3, 2021

In New Zealand there were 33 parkruns, with 3739 (-113) parkrunners and 358 (-35) volunteers, plus any pending results.


243 (-) people got their parkrun barcode this week

180 (+10) ran their first parkrun this week

31 (-4) people volunteered for their first time

582 (-23) achieved personal bests this week

20 (+3) new age category records were set

14 (+11) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand remains 30:56.

There were three new course records this week. Hannah Oldroyd, 17:30 (Blenheim), Charli Miller, 19:17 (University of Waikato) and Ben Bidois, 16:07 (University of Waikato).

The top age graded runner was Christine Adamson at Hobsonville Point with a time of 21:15, 95.37% in the VW60-64 age group.


12 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

20 parkrunners joined the 50 club

5 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Millie Gatie, Jamie Sinclair, Nigel Millius, Paul Graham and Elise Heyns.

1 parkrunner joined the 250 club – congratulations to Allan Maclachlan (Cornwall Park)

There were two parkrunners who achieved their V25 milestone – congratulations to Matthew Ruglys (Lower Hutt) and David Mellsop (Whanganui Riverbank).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Cornwall Park, Hamilton Lake (194), Porirua (203), Hagley (309).

Smallest NZ parkruns: University of Waikato (46), Balclutha (34), Whanganui Riverbank (34). 


There were no new attendance records set this week.


Of the New Zealand parkruns that took place both last week and this week:

16 parkruns had higher attendance

17 parkruns had lower attendance than last week


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Taupo with a change of 68.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Taupo with a change of 212%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Hagley, with a change of -64.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Foster, with a change of -36%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-



NZ Cancellations this week:-


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