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Potchefstroom parkrun

What is Potchefstroom 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 the corner of Retief and Govan Mbeki Avenue, Potchefstroom, 2520. 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!

Potchefstroom parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the House of Coffees, Mooirivier Mall, Potchefstroom or any of the other café’s in the area - please come and join us!

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Cornelia PRUIS  •  Francois LOUW  •  Hansie VENTER  •  Johan KRUGER  •  Lida HOLTZHAUSEN  •  Rita VAN HEERDEN  •  Sanette KIRSTEIN  •  Tersia KRUGER  •  Willie BREWIS  •  Willie PRUIS

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


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

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