parkrun is a weekly free 5km timed run. It is run by volunteers and regular runners are asked to help out once in a while.
parkrun Newark takes place at Sconce and Devon Park, Newark at 9am every Saturday. Whether you’re a seasoned club runner, casual jogger, first-time runner or you are just wanting to improve your fitness, you’re welcome to join the parkrun fun.
All you need to do is register online and print off your individual barcode before walking, running or jogging the course – at a pace you are comfortable with.
Newark parkrun has now been running for over 2 years. An average of 150 turn out to run each week, with a record of 254 turning out at an event during the summer.
parkrun Sherwood Pines takes place at Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Kings Clipstone every Saturday at 9am. Grab a post parkrun coffee in the Sherwood Pines Cafe after your run. For more detail visit the parkrun Sherwood Pines website
parkrun Clumber Park
parkrun ClumberPark takes place at Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire, every Saturday at 9am. This location is lovely!
The circuit offers runners some great scenery starting at the cafe and looping through woodland to come back to Burrows cafe - don't forget it's two laps! More details are available on the parkrun Clumber website
Newark junior parkrun
Newark junior parkrun is for juniors (4-14 year olds). How about trying one of the weekly junior 2k parkrun events?
It is held every Sunday at 9am at Sconce and Devon Park and it is FREE to join in and take part.
The aim is to have fun. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! It's very friendly!
Every week parkrunners grab a post parkrun drink in Rumbles Café - please come and join us.