Saturday 02 September
The toughest marathon in the World comes to Belgium: the Iron Viking Ghent with a 42km track and 100+ obstacles. Do you dare?
The Iron Viking Gent is the ultimate Obstacle Run challenge of 2017 in Belgium. Are you an obstacle runner, crossfitter, triathlete, survival runner or another all-round athlete and you think you can handle this legendary challenge? Subscribe now for the Iron Viking on 02 September in Ghent: 42km of off-road track with 100+ obstacles! Earn the unique and most wanted Iron Viking Medal & beer opener – The proudest way to open beer with your friends!
The maximum running time for the Iron Viking Gent is 7,5 hours
What you get
- 42km original Strong Viking Obstacle Run track
- An original Iron Viking finisher T-shirt before the run
- An original finisher t-shirt at the finish
- Refreshments on the track
- Personal photos/videos of you during the run
- A personal photo at the finish
- The choice of a beer or water at the finish
- An Iron Viking medal
- Fast-lane at all obstacles
- Time registration
- Obstacle registration at defined points
- A special Iron Viking T-shirt
- A unique Iron Viking medal*
When finished within the time limit.
The run is seperated into startwaves/groups and the first startwave begins at 9:40 am or 10am at the latest. While subscribing you can choose your own startwave/start time. The area (parking, facilities etc.) is open from 8:30am.
After the event it is possible to wash off/shower in separate shower areas for men and women (except Family Edition). However, there are no closed shower cabins.
Yes, every participant receives a number on a wristband with which he/she can drop-off their bag in a guarded baggage room.*
Be advised, only 1 bag allowed per participant!
*Leaving your bag is always at your own risk.
Yes, there are separate changing rooms for men and women at the event.
Yes! During the run there are a number of refreshments posts with water and Herbalife Nutrition drinks and power bars. Click here to see the products/ingredients. In addition, there is also a Red Bull Energypoint where you can enjoy Red Bull mixed with water to provide you with extra energy to complete the course.
For Iron Vikings there is the possibility to leave your own extra nutrition at a designated spot on the track.
At certain locations, we collaborate with/recommend local hotels/camping grounds to offer you accomodation.