With Lower Hutt’s recent 6th anniversary here are some stats showing parkrun New Zealand’s growth over the last 6 years and below are some Global stats from last Saturday’s events worldwide.
Pictured above is Celia Biggs from Lower Hutt who reached her 50th milestone last week, congratulations!
growth of parkrun in New Zealand since the start in May 2012
parkrun worldwide totals for Saturday 19 May 2018
|For top 7 countries out of 18 worldwide|
Linda Compton was approaching her fifties when she decided to come along to her first parkrun. Linda explains how she went from being THAT kid at school who hated running, to the verge of joining the parkrun 50 club. I first came to parkrun because, while I had already lost quite a bit…
Wilson is a five-year-old Jack Russell terrier who is CRAZY about parkrun! He runs in Tauranga weekly and has done nine runs so far. When he hears the start horn he goes absolutely goes for it! He wants to get to the front and get a good time. So far his PB is 25:33,…