Sunday 14 April
Back 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 in 2019? Or are you looking for a fun and sporty activity to do with your 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 in 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. Curious what you can expect? Check out last years aftermovie and inspire your friends to take the challenge!
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
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. 14 years old (or becomes 14 in that calender year)
7km: min. age 14 years old (or becomes 14 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.
No, every obstacle has a ‘walk by’. You define your own limits/capabilities. “Strong Viking is not a Race, it’s a challenge!”
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.
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.