Friday, 12 April 2013

parkrun stats of the week...6th April 2013

The parkrun statistics of note for last weekend are:

224 parkrun events run - up 4 on last week and yet again a new record number of events on a single parkrunday!

30,908 runners, up 1,341 on last week! This is yet another new global record attendance and breaks the 30,000 mark for the first time!

The average number of runners per parkrun event run was: 137.9 (up 3.5 on the previous week).

17 events recorded new record attendances last weekend, as follows:
Event  Record Attendance  
Colchester Castle128
Forest Rec110
Heaton Park387
Main Beach282
North Beach90
North Lakes101
Old Deer Park553
South Bank321

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

And in the UK it's shared by:
Banstead Woods22023/04/2011

The highest attendance this week was 744 at Bushy parkrun.

The lowest attendance this week was just 11 at Livonia parkrun.

Last weekend saw Old Deer Park parkrun become the second parkrun event to set a record attendance of 500 or more, with its 553 record turnout thanks to the Adidas BOOST event being held there. We also now have 21 parkrun events with a record attendance of 400 or more and 40 events with a record attendance of 300 or more.