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parkrun FREE 5K run every Saturday for runners of all standards.


parkrun is a FREE weekly 5km event for runners of all standards, which takes place every Saturday at 9:00am.

It offer an opportunity for all the local community to come together on a regular basis to enjoy Derby’s beautiful parks and get physically active.

Derby has 2 parkruns with Markeaton parkrun formerly, Darley parkrun, launched on 27 April 2013 becoming one of the most popular. in the region. Over 6 years later we welcomed the second,

Alvaston parkrun launched on 25 May 2019 with 279 parkrunners taking part.

Whether you are a complete novice looking to get yourself started on your own ‘running journey’ or a seasoned athlete wanting to use this as part of your training schedule, you’re welcome to come long and join in.

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