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Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Course Run

02 Nov 2019

Organiser's Description

Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Course Run at Winton Castle

Why not get your head torch on, come along in fancy dress and have fun at our family night time 5k fun run with obstacles such as monkey bars, high walls, tunnels and lots of mud and water, around the grounds of Winton Castle in East Lothian, near Edinburgh? 

Last year nearly 100 runners took part in the first Halloween Run, which was a 'ghostly' success. 

There will be a bonfire and a DJ playing music, as well as hot food and drinks available to purchase. 

Early Bird Ticket Prices:

  • Adult £20
  • Child (age 8-15) £10

Early Bird Family Ticket Prices:

  • 2 Adults and 1 child £45
  • 2 Adults and 2 children £50
  • 2 Adults and 3 children £55

Free parking is available. Please follow the Marshal's instructions on entering the car park. 

Free bag drop is available beside the registration area.

Registration opens at 5pm. The registration tent will be located in the main event area, down from the car park. 

First wave warm up will start at approximately 6pm. 

Waves start thereafter with adults only waves, then the family waves every 5 minutes after, until all waves complete.

Head torches are mandatory as this is a night run and all children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult with the minimum age of 8.

Medals will be given out on completion at the finish line. 

You can get more information on the Halloween Run and Edinburgh Assault course on the Winton Castle website https://www.wintoncastle.co.uk/activities/edinburgh-assault-course/

There will be no shower facilities at the event, it's advisable to bring a change of clothing and footwear. 


Terms and Conditions of Entry


All competitors agree to abide by the following terms and conditions:

This is a physically demanding event and could be affected by the weather. By entering the race, the competitors are confirming that they are capable of completing the event and that the organisers will not be held responsible for any illness or injury that may occur as a result of their participation.

By entering the event, the entrant waives and discharges from any and all liability for death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft and all other foreseeable risks, claims or actions of any kind including negligence which may arise at any time as a result of their participation in the event the following persons or groups – the event organiser Scottish assault courses Edinburgh, event officials, volunteers and marshals, land owners or users or independent contractors.

The race organisers reserve all rights to change the event or course according to weather conditions, water quality, in an emergency or upon advice from the local authorities or emergency services.

All competitors are strongly advised to take out personal injury or accident insurance to cover themselves before taking part in this event.

Photographs will be taken at the event and will be shared on social media.


Confirmation of entry

-         An email will be sent to all competitors from EntryCentral upon receipt of payment

-         A list of up to date entries can be viewed on www.EntryCentral.com – should a competitor spot any incorrect details it is their responsibility to contact the race organisers as soon as possible








27 Sep 2019£20.00
31 Oct 2019£25.00

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 02 Nov 2019

Closing Date: 31 Oct 2019

Status: Open

Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Run (Adults only Wave 1)??/50
Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Run (Adults only Wave 2)??/50
Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Run (Family Wave 1)??/50
Halloween Night Time 5k Obstacle Run (Family Wave 2)??/50


scott smith


Winton Castle Pencaitland East Lothian EH34 5AT