Sunday 24 June
The edition where is all began in 2013 is back! The Strong Viking Water Edition takes place on Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th of June 2018 at the Berendonck in Nijmegen!
On Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th of June the Strong Viking Water Edition is back at the Berendonck, where it all began 5 years ago! Geet ready on this anniversary edition for a 7km, 13km or 19km obstacle run track with the most challenging obstacles and much much more! The Strong Viking Water Edition is chosen, for 4 years in a row, as best obstacle run in the Netherlands with obstacles like the Water Hill, Water Road, Storm the Castle and last but not least: de 12 meter high Fjord Drop!
Gather your friends and sign up together for the best obstacle run of the summer! Just like last year, there will be a special Strong Viking Camping only 200m from the Start/Finish area with BBQ, DJ and many other (international) Vikings! Choose your challenge, check the availabilities for the camping via THIS LINK and organize the ultimate weekend away with friends in 2018.
What you get
- 7, 13 or 19 km original Strong Viking Obstacle Run Nijmegen track
- Original Strong Viking finisher shirt
- Refreshments during the obstacle run tijdens de obstacle run
- Free photos and videos after the Strong Viking Obstacle Run
- Free finish foto
- Beer or water at the finish line
- Fjord Drop
- Walhalla Steps
- Water Road
- Water Hill
Frequently Asked Questions
Weg door de Berendonck 1, Wijchen
Each start wave is named after a Viking god/goddess or king and has a different start time. This is to let you know at what time you must begin. Start waves also have varying distances between 42, 19, 13 or 7km.
For the Family Editions startwaves are designated by color according to their start time and vary in distance between 3 and 5km
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
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.
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.