Finding a Parkrun event in South Africa

So you heard about Parkrun but you do not know where to find your closest venue? Not a problem! MyJozi is here to help you!

But first… What is Parkrun?

Parkrun is a five kilometre running event (and for many a walking/crawling) that takes place every Saturday morning. This popular fitness event runs in fifteen countries across five continents!

South Africa is included in the fifteen countries where Parkrun takes place and it is has grown into a popular weekly event across the country!

Parkrun South Africa run over 117 (and growing) weekly events across the country at 8 AM every Saturday morning.

How to find a Parkrun event near you?

The list of weekly Parkrun events is simply too long to list in this article. Thankfully, Parkrun South Africa has an impressive website where you can find an event near you.

Just log onto and click on events and a list will Parkrun events in each province will show up on the right hand side of the screen. Navigate to your closest location and a list of events near you will be displayed. 

No more excuses!

No more sleeping late on a Saturday morning! Get up early and do a five kilometre run (walk, skip, crawl) and then you can go home and sleep!

Please remember to register and print your barcode!

For more information visit or South Africa

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