Sunday 02 September
NEW in Belgium: Family Obstacle Run! Gather your family and conquer this unique 3km or 5km challenge together! Including lots of mud, obstacles & FUN!
Are you and your family looking for the ultimate family challenge? Or are you looking for a fun and sporty activity to do with your (girl)friends? Then sign up for the 3km or 5km Strong Viking Family Run in Ghent - THE obstacle run for Friends and Family! The Strong Viking Family Run Ghent is a guaranteed great experience full of obstacles, mud and FUN!
The Family Obstacle Run is open to kids from 5 years old for the 3km track and 10 years old for the 5km track.
What you get
- 3km or 5km original Strong Viking Obstacle Run track
- An original finisher T-shirt at the end of the run
- Refreshments on the track
- Personal photos/videos of you during the run
- A personal photo at the finish
- A drink at the finish
Frequently Asked Questions
Verbindingsstraat, 9185 Wachtebeke
Are you traveling with public transport? Please plan your trip via DeLijn.be using the above address.
The minimum participation age varies according to the distances:
4km - Family Run: min. age 5 years old (or becomes 5 in that calender year)
4km - Beginning: min. 12 years old (or becomes 12 in this calender year)
7km: min. age 13 years old (or becomes 13 in that calender year)
13km: min. age 14 years old (or becomes 14 in that calender year)
19km and OCR Series: min. age 16 years old (or becomes 16 in that calender year)
42km Iron Viking: min. age 18 years old
60km Ultra Viking: min. age 18 years old
Of course, you are very welcome to come and encourage the participants! Entrance to the area is free and 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.* There are no lockers on site! Make sure you bring a bag for your belongings, at the checkroom they only accept bags and no loose items!
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.