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
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.