Parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone and take place every Saturday morning at 9am.
Currently they take place in the follow Essex Country Parks:
Cudmore Grove – Mersea Island Parkrun - http://www.parkrun.org.uk/merseaisland/
Great Notley Parkrun - http://www.parkrun.org.uk/greatnotley/
Weald Country Park – Brentwood Parkrun - http://www.parkrun.org.uk/brentwood/
Hadleigh Parkrun - http://www.parkrun.org.uk/hadleigh/
Marsh Farm Country Park – South Woodham Parkrun - http://www.parkrun.org.uk/southwoodhamferrers/
There are also Junior Parkruns that take place at Great Notley and Weald Country Park on Sundays which starts at 9am.
Check out the ‘Place to go’ page for further information about the individual parks and to check their locations.
If you are not sure if your quite ready to take part in parkrun but want to go along and see what it’s all about then there are plenty of volunteer roles that need covering for parkrun to take place each week, so why not check out your local parkrun Facebook page and see if they are looking for volunteers.
Every Saturday at 9am
Running starts at 9am
Park Run - adults Junior Park Run - children
Free to enter Parking charges may apply
No need to book - just turn up