All 5k events in this country are currently suspended due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). For further details please see here.

Kirkwall parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

What is Kirkwall parkrun?

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

When is it?

Every Saturday at 9:30am.

Where is it?

The event takes place at The Peedie Sea, Pickaquoy Road, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1BZ. 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!

Kirkwall parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in Pickaquoy Café - please come and join us!

Supported By

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Billy GROUNDWATER  •  Carolyn GRIFFITHS  •  Craig MOAR  •  Dawn WILLIAMS  •  Elspeth FAY  •  Ian SUTCLIFFE  •  Lorraine CLAPHAM  •  Proby WATT  •  Richard ARAM  •  Victoria CLOUSTON

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


Kirkwall parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9:30am.

Please note Kirkwall parkrun is cancelled on 17/04/21 - See the news page for more detail