Stats 10/10/2020

parkrun Attendance and Milestone Stats for October 10, 2020

In New Zealand there were 29 parkruns, 2924 parkrunners and 320 volunteers, plus any pending results.


236 people got their parkrun barcode this week

164 (+43 on last week) ran their first parkrun this week

30 (+7) people volunteered for their first time

338 (+87) achieved personal bests this week

16 new age category records were set

7 runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand is 30:47 (+1 second)

No new course records was set this week.

The top age graded runner was Loris Reed at Tauranga with a time of 25:06, 93.29% in the VW70-74 age group.


8 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

18 parkrunners joined the 50 club

5 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Tania Mills (Balclutha), Dave Chandler (Kapiti Coast), Stephen Bealing (Millwater), Michaela Nolan (Pegasus) and Gayle Van Heerden (Porirua).

1 parkrunner joined the 250 club – Congratulations to Tony Ting (Lower Hutt)

4 parkrunners joined the V25 club – congratulations to Andrew Capel (Ashton Court), Maria Shallard (Barry Curtis), Sheryl Thomson (Greytown Woodside Trail) and Leon Hartnett (Invercargill).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Hamilton Lake (208) Lower Hutt (210), Hagley (305).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Whanganui Riverbank (25), Wanaka (21), Blenheim (7). 


No new attendance records this week.


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

16 parkruns had higher attendance than last week

9 parkruns had lower attendance than last week


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Palmerston North, with a change of 66.

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

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Invercargill, with a change of -35.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Blenheim with a change of -83%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-



NZ Cancellations this week:-

Western Springs cancelled due to part of the park being closed, affecting te course.

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