Parkrun Ireland Kilkenny. Weekly FREE 5km at Kilkenny Castle Park. NEW map available.

OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to welcome Parkrun Ireland Kilkenny a FREE timed weekly 5k run at Kilkenny Castle Park every Saturday morning at 9:30am.

Kilkenny Castle Park 5kms Run Map (PDF)

Please visit for full details including registration, barcode and course description.

  • What is Kilkenny Parkrun?  It is a 5km run – it’s you against the clock
  • When is it?   Every Saturday at 9:30am – start
  • Where is it?  Kilkenny Castle Park
  • Coming along for the first time? Please make sure you have registered, received your barcode and also read the course description
  • What does it cost to join in?   Nothing – it’s FREE! but please register before your first run. You only have to register once. Don’t forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode. If you forget it you won’t get your time!
  • How fast do I have to be?  Everyone runs for their own enjoyment.  Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

Kilkenny Parkrun needs you! It is entirely organised by volunteers. E-mail to help.

We’re friendly!  Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee at Kilkenny Castle Tearooms.  Please come and join us!


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