parkrun NZ stats 12/12/2020

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for December 12, 2020

In New Zealand there were 31 parkruns, 3127 (-98) parkrunners and 362 (+1) volunteers, plus any pending results.


179 (-25) people got their parkrun barcode this week

121 (-7) ran their first parkrun this week

32 (-5) people volunteered for their first time

374 (-60) achieved personal bests this week

14 (-10) new age category records were set

4 (-6) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand remains 30:49

No new course records were set this week.

The top age graded runner was Christine Adamson at Millwater with a time of 21:29, 94.34% in the VW60-64 age group.


13 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

14 parkrunners joined the 50 club

14 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Kevin Harvey, Pippa Lintott (Anderson), Ali Bui (Hagley), Val Wilson, Phill Moore (Hamilton Lake), Craig Swensson (Invercargill), Jenny Bromley, Jason Burdett, Shirley Wawatai (Kapiti Coast), Dan Joe (Lower Hutt), Emma Lyon (Pegasus), Charlotte Harrison, Dane Atmore-Jones (Porirua) and Hilary Macrae (Whangarei).

0 parkrunners joined the 250 club

3 parkrunners joined the V25 club – Congratulations to Anne Mercer (Blenheim), Callum Templeton (Hagley) and Martin Harrap (Whangarei).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Cornwall Park (220), Lower Hutt (227), Hagley (289).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Wanaka (35), Flaxmere (34), Balclutha (30). 


There were no new attendance records set this week.


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

14 parkruns had higher attendance

15 parkruns had lower attendance than last week

Kapiti Coast had the same attendance as the week before with 84 finishers.


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Tauranga, with a change of 26.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Tauranga with a change of 25%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Invercargill, with a change of -30.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was University of Waikato with a change of -33%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-



NZ Cancellations this week:-

Whanganui Riverbank – marathon using the course


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