parkrun NZ stats 28/11/2020

parkrun NZ Attendance and Milestone Stats for November 28, 2020

In New Zealand there were 32 parkruns, 3220 (+224) parkrunners and 371 (+15) volunteers, plus any pending results.


194 (-27) people got their parkrun barcode this week

112 (-44) ran their first parkrun this week

39 (+13) people volunteered for their first time

416 (-10) achieved personal bests this week

17 (-6) new age category records were set

7 (-2) runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand remains 30:49

One new course record was set this week: Mark Boyce, Millwater, 15:46

The top age graded runner was Bernadette Jago at Hagley with a time of 21:45, 93.18% in the VW60-64 age group.


6 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

16 parkrunners joined the 50 club

10 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Sheila Waters (Blenheim), Tipalelupe Lala Toatasi Tuua (Cornwall Park), Hanim Ayob, Carol Downey (Hamilton Lake), Douglas Innes (Lower Hutt), Solitaire Marshall, Laurie Rands (Millwater), Mervyn Burt (Pegasus), Tina Anderson (Porirua) and Reginald Peter Frost (Tauranga).

0 parkrunners joined the 250 club

5 parkrunners joined the V25 club – Congratulations to Angie Carter (Balclutha), Amanda Corbett (Dunedin), Peter Daly (Hagley), Caroline Bray (Lower Hutt) and Melanie Bradley (Wanaka).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Millwater (199), Cornwall Park (215), Hagley (314).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Greytown Woodside Trail (32) Balclutha (23), Whanganui Riverbank (19). 


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

14 parkruns had lower attendance than last week

Hobsonville Point had the same attendance as the week before with 149 finishers.


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Dunedin, with a change of 39.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Whangarei with a change of 45%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Western Springs, with a change of -51.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Whanganui Riverbank with a change of -55%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-



NZ Cancellations this week:-



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