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

Newtown parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

What is Newtown 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 Dolerw Park Bridge, Newtown, Powys, SY16 2NZ. 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!

Newtown parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the Oriel Gallery - please come and join us!

Supported By

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Catherine SHERLOCK  •  Colin FRANCIS  •  Donna GRIFFITHS  •  Francesca SHERLOCK  •  Gwyneth TYRER  •  Helen OWEN  •  Ian FRASER  •  Ivor G BREEZE  •  Jill HILLMAN  •  Lindy DAVIES  •  Rachel BUTLER  •  Rob FRANCIS  •  Ruth FRANCIS  •  Sarah SANFORD  •  Terri JONES

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


Newtown parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9:00am.

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