Stats 26/09/2020

parkrun Attendance and Milestone Stats for September 26, 2020

In New Zealand there were 23 parkruns, 2058 parkrunners and 238 volunteers, plus any pending results.


146 people got their parkrun barcode this week

97 ran their first parkrun this week

14 people volunteered for their first time

173 achieved personal bests this week

6 new age category records were set

4 runners recorded sub-17 finishes


The average run time in New Zealand remains 30:46

No new course records was set this week.

The top age graded runner was Bernadette Jago at Hagley with a time of 22:23, 90.54% in the VW60-64 age group.


6 parkrunners joined the Junior 10 club

11 parkrunners joined the 50 club

3 parkrunners joined the 100 club – congratulations to Denise and Leighton Hare (Invercargill) and Les Miller (Hamilton Lake).

0 parkrunners joined the 250 club

4 parkrunners joined the V25 club – congratulations to Gary Crilley, Graeme Fountain (Kapiti Coast), Liz Neill (Lower Hutt), David Hartley (Palmerston North) and Lola Vahey Bourne (Tauranga).


Biggest New Zealand parkruns: Hamilton Lake (169) Lower Hutt (184), Hagley (283).

Smallest NZ parkruns: Greytown Woodside Trail (28), Taupo (26), Whanganui Riverbank (20). 


No new attendance records this week.


Of the New Zealand parkruns that took place both last parkrunday (August 8) and this week:

12 parkruns had higher attendance than last time

11 parkruns had lower attendance than last time


The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Porirua, with a change of 65.

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Balclutha with a change of 200%.

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Anderson, with a change of -34.

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was Whanganui Riverbank with a change of -51%.


NZ Anniversaries this week:-

East End parkrun (2)


NZ Cancellations this week:-

7 – Barry Curtis, Cornwall Park, Hobsonville Point, Millwater and Western Springs cancelled due to Level 2 restrictions in Auckland region.

Puarenga cancelled due to the Rotorua Marathon using the course and Queenstown cancelled for a disc golf tournament.

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