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Forest of Dean parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

What is Forest of Dean parkrun?

It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock.

When is it?

Every Saturday at 9:00am.

Where is it?

The event takes place at The Forest of Dean at Coverham Enclosure Five Acres. 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 run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

Forest of Dean parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week grab a post run tea or coffee in the Finish Area. In bad weather we go to the Forest of Dean Athletic Club clubhouse on the opposite side of the main road. Please come and join us.

Supported By

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Angela BOWKETT  •  Aron ASHER  •  Brian GRIFFIN  •  Daniel COBLEY  •  David PETERS  •  Jacob DAY  •  Karen CARTER  •  Katie SPENCER  •  Laura RANDALL  •  Lisa ADAMS  •  Maia STANDEN  •  Mark MATHEWS  •  Mark WILLIAMSON  •  Martin PRICE  •  Owen MOISLEY  •  Paul MCAFEE  •  Rachael WHEELER  •  Sian WYMAN

See our volunteer page for details on getting involved in making Forest of Dean parkrun happen.


Forest of Dean parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9:00am.

Please note Forest of Dean parkrun is cancelled on 26/06/21 - See the news page for more detail

Other parkruns nearby

Mallards Pike (3.7m), Lydney (6.9m), Ross-on-Wye (7.2m), Berkeley Green (9.3m), Newent (11.6m), Severn Bridge (13.4m), Stonehouse (14.1m), Kingsway (14.2m), Thornbury (14.3m), Wotton (15.8m)