New Year's Day is a day where some parkruns change from their usual 9am start time, allowing some hardcore parkrunners the chance to run two in one day. Some start at 8.30am, some keep their usual 9am slot, and some start late at 10.30am, allowing those who've celebrated hard on new year's eve a bit of a longer lie in!
In South Wales there was a number of options to do the 'double'
Here is a map of how many runners did the double and where they did them, the green runs are where runners did their first run and the blue is where they did the second.
The thickness of the line indicates how many runner made the journey. i.e. more runners went from Cardiff to Barry than they did Cardiff to Penallta.
The numbers are explained further below.
Total number of runners at 9am events:
Cardiff - 806
Bryn Bach - 247
Newport - 527
Today number of runners at 10.30am events
Barry Island - 616
Riverfront - 627
Grangemoor - 242
Penalta - 297
Aberbeeg - 197
Number of runners who did their double:
Cardiff to Aberbeeg - 1
Cardiff to Barry Island - 207
Cardiff to Grangemoor - 132
Cardiff to Penallta - 21
Cardiff to Riverfront - 20
Bryn Bach to Aberbeeg - 95
Bryn Bach to Penallta - 50
Bryn Bach to Riverfront - 1
Newport to Aberbeeg - 8
Newport to Barry Island - 8
Newport to Grangemoor - 1
Newport to Penallta - 3
Newport to Riverfront - 327
Some at Riverside came from Lydney (8.30 start) and some from Ashton Court.
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