Jeju Olle Trail Finisher’s Club – Facts and statistics about walkers who have finished the trail (November 2011 – January 2015)

Jeju Olle Trail has launched the Jeju Olle Trail Finisher’s Club. Walkers who have the two Olle passports and stamps from the start, middle, and end points of each route are eligible to join. Upon finishing walkers can apply for a completion certificate and medals.

Total Recorded Finishers

670 people (between November 2011 until January 2015 | *Jeju Olle Trail was completed in November 2011)

2012 – 46 finishers

2013 – 287 finishers

2014 – 307 finishers

2015 – 31 finishers

Male: 67.9% (455 people) | Female: 32.1% (215 people)

Age Group Distribution

Under 20 – 0.6% (4 people)

20’s  – 7.5% (50 people)

30’s – 17.6% (60 people)

40’s – 21.5% (144 people)

50’s – 18.3% (123 people)

60’s – 17.6% (118 people)

Over 70 – 3.9% (26 people)

Oldest Finisher: Jang Yea-suk (85 years old – born 1930 | female)

Youngest Finisher: Kim Dan-gun (12 years old – born 2003)

Finisher’s Origin

Seoul and suburbs – 50.8% (341 people)

Gyeongsang-do – 16.1% (108 people)

Jeju Island – 13.5% (91 people)

Jeollanam-do 6.1% (41 people)

Chuncheon-do – 5.8% (39 people)

Gangwon-do – 1.6% (11 people)

Foreign Finishers: 8 people (including USA, Canada, Taiwan)

Top Reasons

“My mind and body needs a break”

“For my health”

“To feel Jeju’s beauty”

“I want to know about Jeju”

Favorite Routes

Route 6, Route 10, Route 14-1

Further Information

*Official Finishers Club Community (Korean-language only): http://cafe.daum.net/jejuolle2006

* Statistics source (Korean-language)

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