Wakefield Thornes parkrun

What is Wakefield Thornes parkrun?

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you!

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 and don't forget to bring a scannable 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 take part 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 wakefieldthornes@parkrun.com to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee at a local cafe - please come and join us!

Supported By

Thanks to this week's volunteers

  • Amelia LEE
  • Beth GRIPTON
  • Brynlee QUINTON
  • Chris BRACCHI
  • Clare WRIGHT
  • Craig CHAPPELL
  • Douglas ANDERSON
  • Fiona LEE
  • Graham CROSSLEY
  • Hailey THOMPSON
  • Harriet LEE
  • Imogen WRIGHT
  • James MCGRATH
  • Jane-Marie BRACCHI
  • John WALKER
  • Julia RADWELL
  • Lyndsay BELL
  • Maisie HEATHCOTE
  • Matt POOLE
  • Michael ALEXANDER
  • Ruby GRIPTON
  • Sally Jane FOZZARD
  • Samantha GRAVIL
  • Sara L JONES
  • Sarah POOLE
  • Suzanne CHAPPELL
  • Tony WRIGHT

See our volunteer page for information on how you can get involved.


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

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)