The below information is provided in good faith and based on the best information available from the organizers.
Check the event website or social media pages or contact the organizers for further information.

Curfew remains in place from midnight until 5am on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
This means you should not be out running or hiking before 5am on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings.

Extract from Directive #10 (18 May until 7 June 2021)

11. (6) Any sport not specifically mentioned in this paragraph is permitted for training practice only and there shall be no contact
(a) between participants; and
(b) between participants and coaches or support personnel.

14. (1) Beaches and parks shall be open between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
13. (2) Persons may exercise together outdoors, in which case there shall be a physical distance of at least 6 feet between them, unless they are members of the same household.

The latest published Directives can be found here.

Looking for organized activities such as running, hiking, triathlon, gyms, obstacle course racing, road and mountain biking?

Upcoming Races/Events (last updated 18 May 2021 1800)

In view of recent developments, ALL regular running and hiking events have been cancelled, at least until 7 June.
Barbados Hash House Harriers - cancelled until further notice
Barbados Hiking Association - cancelled until further notice
Trailblazers Hiking Association -  cancelled until further notice
Mountain Goats Trail Running - cancelled until further notice

Joseph Payne Memorial Classic 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for Saturday, 30 January 2021 (CANCELLED)
Colin Hudson Memorial Great Train Hike scheduled for Sunday, 21 February 2021 (POSTPONED)
BAR 5K Trail Mix Run is scheduled for Saturday, 27 February 2021 (POSTPONED)
IslandFit Triple Treat Triathlon is scheduled for Sunday 28 March 2021 (POSTPONED)
Hill Challenge 21K Trail Hike/Run is scheduled for Saturday, 1 May 2021 (CANCELLED)

Barbados Adventure Race is scheduled for the weekend -  follow them on IG for details
Run Barbados 2021 is scheduled for the weekend 3-5 December 2021-  Facebook Post

Past Events

8 March 2020 - 3:30pm - RBC/UWI Race for the Kids 5K Run and Walk (Road)

23 February 2020 - 4:15pm Holetown Festival 5K Run (Road)

23 February 2020 - 6:00am Coverly 5K Run/Walk (Road) - RESULTS

22 February 2020 - 3:00pm BAR 5K Mixed Terrain Run (Road and Trail) - RESULTS

22 February 2020 - 4:00pm Guyanese Association of Barbados 5K Run/Walk (Road) - RESULTS

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Useful Links for other running and hiking activities in Barbados:

Road Races:  Ufukuzo Barbados Race Calendar 2020 (1st edition 2 January 2020 by Eric Clarke / Ufukuzo Road Racing Club)
                        Elite Sports Race Calendar (

Hiking:            Barbados Hiking Association Events Calendar 2021 - free hikes, more info on BHA/National Trust Hikes on BajanThings
                             Barbados Hiking Association Facebook Group - free hikes
                        Trail Blazers Barbados Facebook Group - free hikes
                        Xtreme Hikers Barbados Facebook Page - public hikes are free, private hikes can be arranged for a fee
                        Xtreme Hikers Barbados Instagram
                        Bajan Fusion Facebook Page - various fitness and healthy living related activities (fee)
                        Bajan Fusion Instagram Page

Hashing:         Barbados Hash House Harriers - every Saturday (3:30pm), Bank Holiday (11:00am) and Full Moon (7:00pm)

Obstacles:      Barbados Adventure Race - multiple events throughout the year  - Tune into: The BAR Cast: Android - Apple
                        Barbados Ninja Throwdown

General Info on Barbados:       Bajan Things  (William Burton sharing Bajan History, Folklore, etc.)