Elliott Line Stats - 19th May 2019

Biggest UK parkruns: Bushy Park (1437), Southampton (1102), Nonsuch (821), Cannon Hill (800), Poole (792), Cardiff (780), Clapham Common (768), Coventry (745), Bromley (728), Chelmsford Central (715),

Median UK parkrun: Guernsey (226),

Smallest UK parkruns: Stonehaven (45), Mount Edgcumbe (40), Maesteg (39), Hafan Pwllheli (39), Ganavan Sands (38), Marshall Drive (37), Limavady (36), Wayland* (35), Gainsborough (35), Drumchapel (34), Girvan Prom (31), Millom (30), Bevendean Down (30), Black Combe* (28), Swinfen* (27), Rostrevor (25), Warren Hill* (24), Berwyn* (20), Bickershaw* (16), Feltham* (15), Parc* (13), Cromhall* (13), Lower Drummans* (12), The Grange* (9), Keppel* (6),

(* Events marked with an asterisk are not open to the public, as they are in the grounds of a prison or YOI).

In the UK there were 13 new attendance records set: Cassiobury (617), Catford (270), Clitheroe Castle (147), Croxteth Hall (535), Goole (219), Horton Park (134), Littleport (286), Llanelli Coast (275), Lloyd (377), Morecambe Prom (374), Sloughbottom (186), Winchester (476), Wycombe Rye (617),

There were 2 new UK parkruns: Conyngham Hall (137), Tetbury Goods Shed (125),

In the UK there were 603 parkruns, 154570 parkrunners and 13570 volunteers (plus pending results).

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

290 parkruns had higher attendance than last week,

287 parkruns had lower attendance than last week,

Kirkwall, Colin Glen, Sunderland, Barry Island, had precisely the same as last week,

The biggest increase in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was Lloyd, with a change of 158,

The biggest increase in attendance (by percentage change) was Feltham, with a change of 400%,

The biggest drop in attendance (by number of parkrunners) was South Manchester, with a change of -293,

The biggest drop in attendance (by percentage change) was The Grange, with a change of -67%.


UK Cancellations this week:

Hyndburn parkrun (Use of Playing fields for Athletics event)

Burnley parkrun (Pony club event in the park)

Birkenhead parkrun (Upper park closed over the weekend)

Stewart parkrun, Middlesbrough (Radio 1 setting up for the Big Weekend.)

Strathclyde parkrun (UK Running-Inflatable Obstacle Course using course)

Polkemmet Country parkrun (this was a trial date set up but cancelled)

Wallace parkrun, Lisburn (Park being used for Balmoral Show buses.)

Frimley Lodge parkrun (Surrey Heath Show taking place at the park)

Henley-on-Thames parkrun (Unsafe tree along the course)

Higginson parkrun, Marlow (Pub in the Park event. parkrun route inaccessible.)

Witton parkrun (Music Event in the Park)

Lytham Hall parkrun (another event in the grounds)

Lancaster parkrun (Another event is taking place in the park)

Snowden Field parkrun (Dog Show - Parish Council Request)

Fritton Lake parkrun (Fritton Lake parkrun is under temporary suspension)

Rickmansworth parkrun (Rickmansworth Festival in the Aquadrome)

Swindon parkrun (Race for Life using the park)

Bradford parkrun (Requested to cancel event due to Race for Life)

Rotherham parkrun (Soapbox Derby in park; key paths unusable)

Sheffield Hallam parkrun (Fake Festival- vehicles moving on key paths)

Storthes Hall parkrun (Large event taking place on site.)


Biggest parkruns worldwide: North Beach, South Africa (1512), Bushy Park, UK (1437), Delta, South Africa (1194), Rietvlei, South Africa (1166), Bryanston, South Africa (1161), Southampton, UK (1102), Root 44, South Africa (957), Botanical Garden, South Africa (940), Golden Harvest, South Africa (909), Century City, South Africa (878),

New country attendance records were set in Canada, Germany and the United States.

Worldwide there were 1474 parkruns, and the total worldwide 5K parkrun population was 263937 parkrunners and 23169 volunteers (plus a few pending results).

Worldwide there were 270 junior parkruns, and the total worldwide junior parkrun population was 22005 parkrunners and 4960 volunteers (plus a few pending results).

In total therefore, there were 285942 parkrunners and 28129 volunteers (plus a few pending results).



26,115 people got their parkrun barcode this week

15,341 people became parkrunners this week

11,220 parkrunners did their 'difficult second parkrun' this week

9,026 parkrunners completed their parkrun hat trick this week

71,829 of 2,646,481 (2.7%) of runners on 1-9 parkruns, ran this week

36,572 of 402,182 (9.1%) of runners on 10-19 parkruns, ran this week

23,240 of 162,232 (14.3%) of runners on 20-29 parkruns, ran this week

17,718 of 87,503 (20.2%) of runners on 30-39 parkruns, ran this week

13,672 of 52,930 (25.8%) of runners on 40-49 parkruns, ran this week


1,190 parkrunners joined the 50 club

41,619 of 125,079 (33.3%) of runners on 50-99 parkruns, ran this week


532 parkrunners joined the 100 club

19,654 of 43,969 (44.7%) of runners on 100-149 parkruns, ran this week


232 parkrunners ran their 150th parkrun this week

9,879 of 17,466 (56.6%) of runners on 150-199 parkruns, ran this week


135 parkrunners ran their 200th parkrun this week

5,087 of 7,536 (67.5%) of runners on 200-249 parkruns, ran this week


68 parkrunners joined the 250 club

2,388 of 3,432 (69.6%) of runners on 250-299 parkruns, ran this week


29 parkrunners ran their 300th parkrun this week

1,037 of 1,373 (75.5%) of runners on 300-349 parkruns, ran this week


11 parkrunners ran their 350th parkrun this week

436 of 546 (79.9%) of runners on 350-399 parkruns, ran this week


3 parkrunners ran their 400th parkrun this week

193 of 228 (84.6%) of runners on 400-449 parkruns, ran this week


1 parkrunner ran their 450th parkrun this week

69 of 79 (87.3%) of runners on 450-499 parkruns, ran this week


0 parkrunners joined the 500 club

44 of 47 (93.6%) of runners on 500-599 parkruns, ran this week


0 parkrunners ran their 600th parkrun this week

7 of 8 (87.5%) of runners on 600-699 parkruns, ran this week


0 parkrunners ran their 700th parkrun this week

1 of 1 (100.0%) of runners on 700-799 parkruns, ran this week


New members of the Hoffman Club (50 different events in their first 50 parkruns): none this week

New members of the Cowell Club (100 different events): Vicky COOPER, Shawn COMBRINK, Samuel CLARKE, Odin BONAR, Nathan VURGEST, Mark SMIT, Lew, Joseph CLARKE, Geoff MARSHALL, Carol CUNNINGHAM, Andy LANE,

New members of the Freyne Cub (250 different events): none this week,


Congratulations to Stephen WOOD who became the 12th person to have volunteered for the 500th occasion!


Well done to the 303 hi-viz heroes who joined the Volunteer 25 club this week: Aaran KIRK, Abby LILE, Abi WEBB, Abraham LANGFORD, Adam CLARK, Aimee LOWRY, Aisling WALL, Alan HORSWELL, Alannah DEAN, Alex LANGFORD, Alex LEWRY, Alison HOLE, Amber SCHMITZ, Andrew ARNOLD, Andrew CORBETT, Andrew MARLOG, Angus KINDLEY, Annise SMIT, Ashley THOMSON, Audrey WOODBRIDGE, Ava PEACOCK, Barbara BLAKE, Barend VAN DER WESTHUIZEN, Bart DE PUTTER, Ben CORBY, Ben PAYTON, Beth PIRIE, Bill SAUNDERS, Bill WOOLLEY, Billie ROUSE, Bonan LIU, Breda BOYLE, Brian ADAMS, Brian ROBSON, Bryan GREGORY, Carl HITCHON, Carol MORRISON, Carol RICHARDSON, Caroline GLENNY, Caroline NEWHAM, Caroline ROWE, Caroline SMITH, Carolyn LANGRISH, Carolyn MURPHY, Catherine CONSIDINE, Catherine KELLY, Catherine REID, Cathy CURLEY, Charles LARSSON, Charlotte BUSH, Che COMPTON, Cheryl ANTHONY, Chloe RILEY, Chrissy O'HAGAN, Christine DAY, Christopher HARVEY, Claire ELPHICK, Claire JOHNSON, Claire RODRIGUEZ, Claire THOMSON, Claire WICKHAM, Coralie BEAMISH, Craig GIBBS, Dana ELFRING, Daniel EDWARDS, Danielle MELLOWS, Dario POMARA, Dave LINKSON, David CARTER, David COCKRELL, David OLDAKER, Deb PARKER, Debbie HOBDELL, Derek Alan SMITH, Derek GEORGE, Dermot GLYNN, Diane WORDSWORTH, Donal O'DONOGHUE, Eilidh PETRIE, Elaine SELLER, Eleanor BUCHANAN, Elizabeth SHERIDAN, Emily MASON, Emily MIDDLETON, Emma ELLIOTT, Etienne YNTEMA, Evie LANGTON, Fiona CLARKSON, Fran WADE, Francois DU TOIT, Fred WICKHAM, Freddie THOMAS-NEHER, Geoff WOOD, George WASTIE, Gerald YOUNG, Gillian LONSDALE, Gloria WILLHARDT, Gordon STONER, Grace BOPF-LEWIS, Grace THOMPSON, Graeme BRAND, Graham HORSMAN, Graham MARSHALL, Graham MULLY, Gudrun NEUBER, Haley BARNETT, Hayley EDWARDS, Hazel JONES, Hector KNIGHT, Henry Mac MCDONALD, Ian MORRIS, Isabelle KOWALCZYK, Jacqueline WATSON, Jakobus WEYERS, James BRIGGS, Jan HUNT, Jane COLLINS, Jane MOODIE, Janet SLATER, Jarosław ZWOLIŃSKI, Jayne STOPA, Jeff HALLENBECK, Jen BAGNALL, Jenna KURKINEN, Jeremy CRUMP, Jeremy GILES, Jess BARKER, Jim WHELDON, Jo CHAMBERS, Jo LOCKHART, Joanna WATSON, Joanne MARSHALL, Jodie TOOHEY, John BEADLE, John FITZGERALD, Jordan SMITH, Jose GARCIA MENENDEZ, Joseph ATKINSON, Julian SMITH, Julie MORLEY, Karen LAWSON, Kat SAUNDERS, Katarzyna MIKOLAJCZYK, Katharine A MEDINGER, Katie COOK, Katrina NEWELL, Kayleigh CLEAVER, Keith STYLES, Kelly TUPLIN, Kelly VICCARS, Kenneth BANFIELD, Kerry BEAMISH, Kerry COLLIS, Kerry MADIGAN, Kerry WILLIAMS, Kevan BROWNING, Kevin BARKER, Kevin HARE, Kevin VELLA, Kirsti GANGI, Kirsty MOULSLEY, Kobus MARAIS, Laurence MOSS, Leo STANBURY, Leon PERRY, Liam JOHNSON, Lily ALGER, Lin SUTTON, Lissy CALVERT, Liz FUNG, Liz WILLANS, Lorraine JOSEPH, Louise BUCKLEY, Lucy BALONA, Lynda GUNN, Lynda TOWSEY, Lynne SWAISLAND, Madeleine MILLNS, Maire WILLIAMS, Mairead KISSANE, Malachy MC CARRON, Malcolm KEMP, Marcos MONTANA, Marese HEAVIN, Marion TATTERSALL, Mark Andrew BAGNALL, Mark GOODWIN, Mark SPEIGHT, Mark WRIGHT, Martin ALLEN, Martin CAPSTICK, Martin JEZZARD, Mary COLLINS, Mathilda DICKINSON, Matt CHAPMAN, Matthew BRACE, Michael BALL, Michael GOULD, Michael WALSH, Michelle SMITH, Milly PICKBURN, Ned SOMERVILLE, Neill HARPER, Nessa PERROTT, Nicholas STAFFORD, Nick HUDSON, Nick MOLES, Nicola D'ALBERTO, Nicola MARSHALL, Nigel DAVIES, Nimbaly MANE, Nina KOOPS, Nitin CHANDRA, Noah LUCAS, Nora KING, Orla WALSH, Pat PIERDICA, Paul ARMITAGE, Paul BARKING, Paul COLLINS, Paul HOLMES, Paul J BARNETT, Paul PEARSON, Peter HARDMAN, Peter LAY, Phil MILLS, Philip BRIDGE, Rachael POOLE, Rachel O'CONNOR, Rae SHARP, Rajith DE SILVA, Rebecca CLOUGH, Rebecca RIDD, Retha POTGIETER, Richard CREWE, Richard SECKER, Rita REID, Robbie COOK, Robert Francis ALLEN, Robert LESSICK, Rohan CHITRE, Russell WALKINSHAW, Ruth DOCTOR, Ruth Elinor MEDCROFT, Ruth PRATTLEY, Saadjie ZELIE, Sabira JUMA, Sal HEBERT, Sam LOWE, Samantha SHARMAN, Samuel STEVENS, Sandar WADE, Sandy O'NEILL, Sarah BATEMAN, Sarah HENDERSON, Sarah JONES, Sarah PRICE, Sarah SWAN, Saul FORMSTONE, Scott MALCOLM, Shane WOOLLEY, Sharon BAISE, Shaun VANSTONE, Sheila DAVENPORT, Siân MATTHEWS, Stacey CASTLE, Stefanie STORM, Stephen MURRAY, Steve BAILEY, Stuart HARKNETT, Stuart WATTON, Sula BROAD, Susan DEMPSEY, Suzanne ELLIOTT, Suzi POWELL, Tania ADAMS, Tanya HUTT, Thomas COWAN, Thomas HAZLEHURST, Thomas LAWLEY, Thomas MARSH, Tim ALDHAM, Tom SULLIVAN, Tracy VENSKI, Trish COMET-SMITH, Trisha BARR, Vanessa BROWN, Vanessa LOVERING, Vicky BATCHELOR, Vicky BRENNAN, W Fred LUDICK, Wanda ERASMUS, Wendy MURGATROYD, Will LOTZ, Will LYNDS, Wojciech BERNAT, Yuri KOELMAN, Zach SMITH, Анна МАСС, Дмитрий КАТАНСКИЙ, Евгения КЛИМЕНКО, Константин КОВАЛЁВ, Салимат МАГОМЕДОВА.