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Paarl parkrun

What is Paarl 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 Paarl Arboretum, Klein Parys Sports Complex Road, Off R101 between Bergriver Boulevard circle and Jan van Riebeeck Drive circle, Paarl, 7646. 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!

Paarl parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

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

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Adam DANIELS  •  Anthon HATTINGH  •  Ariane BOREL-SALADIN  •  Aurelio FILANDER  •  Chené STEENKAMP  •  Eurika KIRSTEN  •  Faffa JOUBERT  •  Hilmi MALLICK  •  Jaco CYSTER  •  Jacob DE VAST  •  Jada KEYSER  •  Johanna WESSELS  •  Karen DICK  •  Kurt JURGENS  •  Lerine SNYMAN  •  Lydia BOTHA  •  Marietjie NORTJE  •  Michiel KIRSTEN  •  Naasih MALLICK  •  Nadia MULLER  •  Phillip MILLS  •  Renier HENDRICKS  •  Rizana ACKERMAN  •  Sonnette FOURIE  •  Vanashree DU PLESSIS  •  Vincent GERBER

See our volunteer page for information on how you can get involved.


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

Please note Paarl parkrun is cancelled on 23/10/21 - See the news page for more detail

Other parkruns nearby

Wellington (8km), Franschhoek (20.9km), Kayamandi (23.5km)