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

Wakefield Thornes parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

What is Wakefield Thornes 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 Thornes Park, Horbury Road, Wakefield, WF2 8TY. 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!

Wakefield Thornes 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 Holmfield Arms - please come and join us!

Supported By

Thanks to this week's volunteers

Abigail LANCASTER  •  Adam BROWN  •  Andrew NICHOLLS  •  Anthony AUDSLEY  •  Brian AMUNUGAMA  •  Bridget PROCTOR  •  Christina MCNEICE  •  Clare PECKETT  •  Deanne WHITEHEAD  •  Deb NICHOLLS  •  Derek ALLOTT  •  Edward BRIGGS  •  Esmé RANDALL  •  James MCGRATH  •  Jasper WILLIAMS  •  Jennifer GILL  •  Jerome MC NEICE  •  John OSBORNE  •  John WALKER  •  Kov BAHADORI  •  Libby JAQUES  •  Lily HARDY  •  Lisa VERCELLI  •  Martha DILLEY  •  Phil GIBSON  •  Phoebe VERCELLI  •  Sahan DOOLDENIYA  •  Sarah JAQUES

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


Wakefield Thornes parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9:00am.

Please note Wakefield Thornes parkrun is cancelled on 15/05/21 - See the news page for more detail

Other parkruns nearby

Nostell (5.5m), Rothwell (5.6m), Dewsbury (5.7m), Middleton Woods (5.8m), Cross Flatts (7.4m), Pontefract (7.8m), Temple Newsam (8.1m), Oakwell Hall (8.1m), Barnsley (8.9m), Armley (9.4m)