parkrun NZ stats 06/02/2021

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for February 6, 2021

In New Zealand there were 33 parkruns, with 4741 parkrunners and 379 volunteers, plus any pending results.


403 (-6) people got their parkrun barcode this week

310 (+23) ran their first parkrun this week

33 (+1) people volunteered for their first time

696 (+130) achieved personal bests this week

38 (-15) new age category records were set

12 (+1) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand has increased to 30:54.

There were three new course records. Andy Good, 14:40 (Blenheim), Geoff Ferry, 16:45 (Trentham Memorial) and Paul Martelletti, 14:57 (Whanganui Riverbank).

The top age graded runner was Margie Peat at Cornwall Park with a time of 21:45, 93.18% in the VW60-64 age group.


21 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

20 parkrunners joined the 50 club

8 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Kelvin Goodall, Jeremy Croucher, Brendon Church, Jody Hunter, Ray Waters, Richard Mills, Diane Shand and Roger Vincent.

2 parkrunners joined the 250 club – congratulations to Suresh Swamy and Geoff Ferry (Lower Hutt)

One parkrunner joined the V25 club – congratulations to Jeffrey Doolan (Flaxmere)


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Lower Hutt (249), Cornwall Park (304), Hagley (382).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Wanaka (48), Whanganui Riverbank (46), Balclutha (45). 


There were no new attendance records set this week.


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

24 parkruns had higher attendance

8 parkruns had lower attendance than last week

One parkrun had the same as last week, Gisborne with 62.


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Lower Hutt, with a change of 91.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Whangarei with a change of 59%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Trentham Memorial, with a change of -81.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Trentham Memorial, with a change of -31%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-



NZ Cancellations this week:-


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