parkrun NZ stats 13/03/2021

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for March 13, 2021

In New Zealand there were 33 parkruns, with 3717 (-274) parkrunners and 368 (-2) volunteers, plus any pending results.


242 (-96) people got their parkrun barcode this week

190 (-70) ran their first parkrun this week

36 (-22) people volunteered for their first time

608 (+54) achieved personal bests this week

24 (+9) new age category records were set

7 (+3) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


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

There were three new course records. Paul Martelletti, 15:25 (East End); Hannah Oldroyd, 17:44 (Foster) and Grace Hessell, 19:27 (University of Waikato).

The top age graded runner was Margie Peat at Cornwall Park with a time of 21:42, 93.39% in the VW60-64 age group.


8 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

17 parkrunners joined the 50 club

7 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to John Douglas, Grant Mcdougall, Logan Bosworth, Allan Machakaire, Jo Mcdonald, Claire Newbury and Isabel Emerson.

1 parkrunner joined the 250 club – congratulations to David Lloyd (Hagley)

6 parkrunners joined the V25, congratulations to: Shayne Crabtree (Anderson), Kate Taiaroa (Balclutha), Cath Reimer (Hamilton Lake), Anne Snodgrass (Invercargill), Hilary Tomkins (Wanaka) and Oringa Barach (Whangarei).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Millwater (205, Cornwall Park (243), Hagley (323).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Blenheim (38), Whanganui Riverbank (35), Wanaka (31). 


There were no new attendance records set this week.


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

12 parkruns had higher attendance

19 parkruns had lower attendance than last week

There was one parkrun with the same attendance as last week, Kapiti Coast with 95.


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Cornwall Park with a change of 28.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Cambridge NZ with a change of 56%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Lower Hutt, with a change of -80.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Hobsonville Point, with a change of -38%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-

Cambridge NZ (4)

Cambridge NZ’s anniversary was officially last week but due to countrywide cancellations it was observed this week.


NZ Cancellations this week:-


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