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East Coast Park parkrun 5K

Please register at - http://www.parkrun.sg/register. You only need to register once.

When you receive your confirmation email, PRINT off your personal barcode. Make sure you bring the PRINTED barcode with you each time you take part. 

The run starts on the pathway beside Carpark B1, East Coast Park at 7:30am every Saturday morning.  Please arrive 15 minutes early for the briefing. You can also check our Facebook page for updates https://www.facebook.com/eastcoastparkrun


Your run is timed and your result will be emailed to you the day you complete the run.

Things to bring with you:

1. Your PRINTED barcode (NO barcode = NO result!).

2. Water.

3. Some money for post run coffee.

Please note that there is no official bag drop so please leave your valuables at home.

Course Description: 

East Coast Park parkrun is an out and back measured 5km course following the picturesque coastline of East Coast Park. Starting near Car park B1, the route goes east along the footpath all the way until the turnaround at the 2.7km point. The finish is by the meeting place. The route is completely flat. Please keep to the left hand side of the pathway at all times to avoid collisions!

Facilities:

At the start/finish there are toilets, outdoor showers, shelter, bike stands, drinks vending machine. Note there are no water fountains in the park though the tap water is considered safe to drink. Due to the hot conditions in Singapore, all participants are asked to bring along their own water bottle. 

Getting to the start on foot: 

East Coast Park is accessible via the underpasses at Katong Park, Meyer Road and Amber Gardens. 

Getting to the start by public transport:

There is no direct bus service. Buses #12, #14 and #196 all stop at Mountbatten Road and Buses #30 and #158 stop at Fort Road. See the SBS Transit website https://www.sbstransit.com.sg/journeyplan/step1.aspx

Closest MRT station is Mountbatten. Suggest catching a taxi to the start from here. See the SMRT website http://www.smrt.com.sg/Journey-with-Us/Travel-Information.

Getting to the start by road/taxi:


Enter East Coast Park via East Coast Park Service Road Fort Road end.  Car Park B1 is the first car park on your right. 

Taxi approximately $10 from city centre. 

Post run coffee:


Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in Starbucks, Big Splash (approx. 800m from the start line) - please come and join us!

Volunteering:

Every parkrun only happens because of the time and dedication of our volunteers. Many thanks to all of them, past and present. We are always looking for new volunteers. If you'd like to volunteer, just send an email to: [masked]. 

For a course map and more information see:
http://www.parkrun.sg/eastcoastpark/course/

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