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About Us

Clermont Waterfront parkrun is a FREE weekly 5km event for runners of all standards, which takes place every Saturday at 7:30am in Lake Hiawatha Preserve, 450 N. Lake Minneola Shores, Clermont, FL 34711. It is not a race against other runners, but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be, whether that's for fun or as part of a training plan.

It offers an opportunity for all the local community, male or female, young or old, to come together on a regular basis to enjoy this beautiful park and get physically active into the bargain. We want to encourage people to jog or run together irrespective of their ability – this event is truly open to all and best of all it really is FREE!

Taking part is easy – just register before your first ever parkrun. The great thing is that you only ever need to do this once! Then just set your alarm for Saturday morning and get yourself there!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in Cheeser’s Palace café - please come and join us! Maybe swap stories about your run that day, chat to other runners over a cup of tea or coffee and just be an important part of this new running community.

So 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 a part of your training schedule, you’re welcome to come along and join us.


  • Additional Information: The course may be adapted to a simpler 2 loop course when work on the trail extension takes place later in 2013. Several events occur on the course during the year and it will be necessary to cancel when these events clash with the parkrun. Details will be posted on the websites.

  • Local Information: Clermont is home to the National Training Center with extensive sports facilities. The Waterfront park hosts many triathlon and running events. Clermont is located 25 miles west of Orlando with Universal Studio’s 25 miles away and Disney an easy 30 mile drive. Beautiful Lake Louisa State Park is just 5 miles away.

  • Gear for Multisport: In 2006, Kevin and Kimberly Grogan, decided to combine their passions and expertise in retail and physical education, to set up what was to become a great little business. GEAR FOR MULTISPORT helps people achieve their fitness goals and experience the pleasures of an active lifestyle. Kevin and Kimberly are true fitness fans and are not only enthusiastic runners but also enjoy the triple challenge of a triathlon. Because they live the lifestyle, they know the ins-and-outs of all the major brands and products favored by athletes. They are well placed to understand the exacting needs of athletes and sportsmen alike. It's for this reason that Gear for Multisport attracts customers from all over the country who know that they can get high-quality sports gear, unbiased expert opinions and up-to-date advice from a couple of real athletes.

  • Travis Realty Group:

  • Green Light Fire Bag:

  • South Lake Hospital:

  • Community Foundation of South Lake:

  • Student Loan Peace: Got student loans? Get peace of mind.

  • United Southern Bank: With eleven offices in the Lake County area and over 70 years of community banking, United Southern Bank still puts a premium on building strong customer relationships. The bank's officers live here, some of them all their lives, and they know their customers and their businesses. Our customer family tells us they prefer doing business with a bank that is locally owned and managed. They like banking in an office where everyone really does know their name.

  • Kyle Promotions: Think of anything with your logo on it, and chances are Kyle Promotions can help with promotional products, wearables, business gifts, all types of business printing, and more. Their services include a HUGE range of materials to help strengthen your brand or message. Owner Cathy Kyle has participated in triathlon and running events for over a decade, and along with her great staff, goes the extra mile in collaborating with clients, always keeping their best interest in mind. In the big picture, you will save time, money and headaches working with this established local business with a longstanding record (30+ years!) of performance and reliability.

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