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Grahamstown parkrun

What is Grahamstown parkrun?

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you!

When is it?

Every Saturday at 8:00am.

Where is it?

The event takes place at Makana Botanical Gardens, Lucas Avenue, Grahamstown, 6139. See Course page for more details.

What does it cost to join in?

Nothing - it's free! but please register before you first come along. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder). If you forget it, you won't get a time

How fast do I have to be?

We all take part for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

Grahamstown parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in Provost - please come and join us!

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Andrew HUNTER  •  Edward HAZELL  •  Jill WOLVAARDT  •  John HAYDOCK  •  Judy HOCKLY  •  Kennedy Khuzwayo SIMANGO  •  Liz FARQUHAR  •  Nicola BROWN  •  Peter STOCKWELL  •  Shuying FU  •  Siviwe MOYAKE

See our volunteer page for details on getting involved in making Grahamstown parkrun happen.


Grahamstown parkrun takes place every Saturday at 8:00am.

Please note Grahamstown parkrun is cancelled on 25/09/21 - See the news page for more detail