parkrun NZ stats 16/01/2021

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for January 16, 2021

In New Zealand there were 32 parkruns, with 4283 parkrunners and 355 volunteers, plus any pending results.


423 (+48) people got their parkrun barcode this week

308 (+58) ran their first parkrun this week

31 (-12) people volunteered for their first time

469 (+46) achieved personal bests this week

18 (+3) new age category records were set

9 (-3) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand has increased to 30:52

One new course record was set this parkrunday: Paul Martelletti, Owairaka, 14:58.

The top age graded runner was Christine Adamson at Hobsonville Point with a time of 21:45, 93.18% in the VW60-64 age group.


14 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

11 parkrunners joined the 50 club

5 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Robert Gunter, Jason Lum, David Leigh, Mel Johns and David Zussman.

0 parkrunners joined the 250 club

1 parkrunner joined the V25 club – Congratulations to Maria Jessa De Asis (Lower Hutt).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Lower Hutt (281), Cornwall Park (301), Hagley (351).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Queenstown (53), Whanganui Riverbank (36), Balclutha (32). 


There were no new attendance records set this week.


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

22 parkruns had higher attendance

9 parkruns had lower attendance than last week

Barry Curtis had the same with 179 parkrunners.


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Kapiti Coast, with a change of 52.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Kapiti Coast with a change of 52%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was East End, with a change of -31.

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


NZ Anniversaries this week:-

Taupo (4)


NZ Cancellations this week:-



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