Tuesday, 5 February 2013

parkrun stats of the week...2nd February 2013

The parkrun statistics of note for this week are:

196 parkrun events run (up 53 on last week, equalling the most ever one one parkrunday!)
26,296 runners (up 10,594 on last week)
Great to see the levels return towards the recent highs.

The average number of runners per parkrun event run was: 134.1 (up 24 on last week!).

18 events recorded a new record attendance this week, as follows:
Event  Record Attendance  
Chelmsford Central87
Claisebrook Cove124
Cornwall Park116
Crystal Palace127
Lower Hutt137
Mile End108
North Lakes99
Temple Newsam257

The longest standing parkrun attendance record is:
Amager Faelled  146 28/08/2010

And in the UK it's:
Gorleston    156    19/03/2011

The highest attendance this week was 919 at Bushy Park.

The lowest attendance this week was 8 at Vejen parkrun.

16 new male course records set this week (12 more than last week!). The men finally managed to beat the women this week!:
Athlete  Time  
Chelmsford CentralMalcolm MUIR17:00
HillsboroughRobert BAKER17:02
Temple NewsamLeon FOSTER17:21
WolverhamptonDavid SMITH16:25
Wimpole EstatePaul MAKOWSKI18:39
CongletonMarc HARTLEY15:55
TorrensJacob COCKS15:08
MansfieldStuart KING15:51
SouthendBen PAVIOUR16:22
KirraCaine WARBURTON16:01
DulwichThomas PAYN15:01
WynnumWerner BOTHA16:23
InvernessDonnie MACDONALD16:44
LivoniaThomas PREISS18:10
OxfordSteven NAYLOR16:09
Worsley WoodsJohn BROWN16:19

7 new female course records set this week (the same as last week):
Event  Athlete  Time  
Bryn BachLauren JESKA18:10
Chelmsford CentralJune ALLEN18:45
HillsboroughSally FAWCETT19:28
LauncestonDeborah PAUNA19:54
Sunrise-on-SeaCristin FLYNN24:59
Temple NewsamHannah OLDROYD19:38
WolverhamptonKathryn MORGANS19:54

72 runners (up 28 on last week) ran times under 17 minutes this week. This is the highest number of 17 minuters that I have seen whilst I have been looking at the weekly stats.

9 of these runners (up 5 on last week) ran under 16 minutes!
The fastest parkrunner in the World was Thomas Payne running 15:01 at Dulwich parkrun. So close to the first sub-15 minute parkrun for a few weeks.

The fastest 9 were as follows:
Event  Athlete  Time  
DulwichThomas PAYN15:01
TorrensJacob COCKS15:08
Heaton ParkBruno LIMA15:26
Bushy ParkNathan WHITE15:33
CardiffStephen PATERSON15:44
CardiffGraham BREEN15:48
MansfieldStuart KING15:51
ValentinesJames CONNOR15:55
CongletonMarc HARTLEY15:55

The top age grade performance this week was:
Event  Athlete  Time  Age Group  Age Grade  
TorrensMaureen MOYLE19:42       VW55-5993.15%         

The fastest (valid) freedom run on the "most recent 100" list at the moment is (still):
Runner  Date  Location  Run Time  
Jonathan WILLIAMS26/01/2013Glasgow19:54      

1 comment:

  1. Hi Ian, love the weekly parkrun stats, a mass of information to digest - do you collect this through the Parkrun API?


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