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Welkom parkrun

What is Welkom 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 St Dominic’s College Sports Fields, 85 Jan Hofmeyr Road, Welkom, 9460. Access via Volks Road Entrance. 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!

Welkom parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee at The Snack Shack, St Dominic’s High School Tuck Shop - please come and join us!

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Andreas OPPERMAN  •  Annemarie DE KLERK  •  Barnie DE KLERK  •  Duan PRETORIUS  •  Johan KOEKEMOER  •  Jonty HALL  •  Linda PRETORIUS  •  Linieke PRETORIUS  •  Nico BOTHA  •  Rochelle BOTES  •  Ronel NIEHAUS  •  Thelma STOLTZ  •  Willie NIEHAUS

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


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

Please note Welkom parkrun is cancelled on 30/10/21 - See the news page for more detail

Other parkruns nearby

Sand River, Virginia (18.8km)