parkrun® organise free, weekly, 5k timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, are free and are safe and easy to take part in. ARR members take part in parkruns all over the country every Saturday morning either as runners, volunteers or organising team members. Our nearest ones are Nostell, Pontefract, Frickley Country and Wakefield Thornes.


The club includes parkrun results in our race statistics so make sure your parkrun profile shows your club as Ackworth Road Runners to ensure your results are included in our statistics.


The club encourages members to wear club colours at parkrun on the first Saturday of each month to raise awareness of the club.

Every year, we select 4 different parkruns as part of our Grand Prix event. For 2020 these are: 

 Rotherham  (15th Feb.)
Cusworth Hall (20th June)
Oakwell Hall (19th Sept,)

York (24th Oct.)


Milestone Runs - Congratulations to Jeff Denton on completing his 350th parkrun at Frickley Country parkrun on March 7th.

Milestone Runs - Congratulations to John Grove on completing his 250th parkrun and his 200th Nostell parkrun on February 29th.

Frickley Country parkrun - Photo ©2020 Atmospheric Images

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