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ParkrunAthleteHistory

Contributed by: Jon McLoone

Source Notebook

Generate a dataset of an athlete’s running history from the parkrun.org.uk website

ResourceFunction["ParkrunAthleteHistory"][id]

generates a dataset of run times for the athlete with a Parkrun runner ID number of id.

Details and Options

If you take part in Parkrun, you will find your runner ID number on your Parkrun barcode card.

Examples

Basic Examples

Find the run history of athlete number 3540864:

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ResourceFunction["ParkrunAthleteHistory"][3540864]
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Applications

Find an athlete’s fastest time:

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UnitConvert[
 ResourceFunction["ParkrunAthleteHistory"][3540864][Min, "Time"], MixedUnit[{"Minutes", "Seconds"}]]
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Visualize an athlete’s progress:

In[4]:=
ResourceFunction["ParkrunAthleteHistory"][3540864][
  All, {"Date", "Time"}][DateListPlot, {"Time" -> (QuantityMagnitude[
      UnitConvert[#, "Minutes"]] &)}]
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Resource History