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Winton Trail Run 10k, 5k & 3.5K

28 Mar 2020

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

***Regrettably postponed due to corona virus.***


Winton Trail Run, 10K, 5K and 3.5K 

Saturday 28th March 2020

Registration 12pm -1:30pm

First Race Starts 2pm

Venue: Winton Castle, Pencaitland. EH34 5AT

The WINTON Trail run 10K, 5K and family 3.5K fun run offers a unique opportunity to run off road through some of East Lothian’s most beautiful countryside and the estate of Winton Castle.

The event supports the work of local registered charities Pencaitland Primary School PTA and Pencaitland Playgroup.

As always we are also supporting Marie Curie, so please wear as much YELLOW on the day as possible! 

There are clearly marked and marshalled off road trail routes for everyone to enjoy.

Refreshments and entertainment will be running throughout the day in our Walled Garden festival area. 



10K Run £13 advanced entry, £16 on the day (16 years and over)

5K Run £10 advanced entry, £12 on the day (16 years and over) 

Junior 5K £6 advanced entry, £7 on the day (11-15 years)

3.5 K Family Run £5 advanced entry, £6 on the day 

*All children under 8 years old must register & run with an adult*

Any child under 8 years collecting a race number on the day without a designated adult 3.5k participant, will unfortunately not be permitted to run.                       

Proceeds go to registered charities:Pencaitland Primary School PTA, Pencaitland Playgroup & Marie Curie

Scottish Charitable Organisations: SCO42585, SCO000003 & SC038731



Registration from 12pm at Winton Castle Walled Garden festival area.

One registration desk per race.

Online applicants will already be allocated numbers and can be collect from the "pre-registered" desks.

There will be on the day registration but places may be limited and with no guarantee of timing chip.

Timing chips & numbers will be issued at registration, please ensure you write your emergency contact details on the reverse.



Health and Safety

Clear route maps will be posted at the registration desks for all routes.

Maps will also be posted on website.

10K route map can be found at:

5K route map can be found at:


Whilst the proprietors of Winton Castle regularly maintain the tracks and footpaths, runners should come adequately prepared for uneven, grass, gravel or mud surfaces. 

All routes are extensively sign posted and well marshalled. Safety is paramount and we expect runners to follow the advice of marshals and the police at all times especially at points where the 10K route crosses the main road.

To ensure runner safety the wearing of headphones is strictly prohibited.

Dogs are permitted in the festival area but must be on a lead and under control at all times.

First Aid provision will be on site should you have any concerns.



Parking will be available within Winton Estate, however we encourage car sharing where possible to ease congestion, especially in bad weather.

Further details will be available on our website and facebook page nearer the race day.



Toilet facilities are located in the potting shed, within Winton Castle and additional outdoor portaloos in the festival area. 

An unattended bag drop area is available.

The organisers accept no responsibility for loss or damage of personal items or vehicles whilst using our facilities.

Cafe facilities will be available in the walled garden festival area.

Water will be available on the 10k route and at the finish line however we encourage everyone to bring their own water bottles which can be filled on site before and after the race.

Reusable Winton water bottles and Winton Trail Run T-shirts can also be purchased on the day, before and after the race.



All races start and finish at Winton Castle, Pencaitland, East Lothian. EH34 5AT. 

Warm up session in festival area from 1.45pm.

Race start times: 10k - 2pm

                               5k - 2:05pm

                               5k Junior - 2:10pm

                            3.5k Family - 2:15pm

Please hand back your timing chips at the end of the race - failure to do so will incur a £5 charge per chip.

All race times will be displayed on our Facebook page and our website after the race. 

Every competitor should confirm their safe arrival back at the finish desk even if they have not been able to complete the course.


RACE PRIZES  - presentation at 3:15pm

1st, 2nd & 3rd positions for all categories will receive a Winton 'Winner' T-shirt and handmade limited edition Winton medal.

All race competitors will receive a biscuit medal on completion which they can choose to decorate!

Photographs will be taken during the day for social media and promotional purposes. Please email the organiser prior to closing date with your name and race number if you do not wish your photograph to be used.

Race Organiser: Janis Ward - 07973 714544 


16 Mar 2020£13.00
16 Mar 2020£10.00
16 Mar 2020£6.00
16 Mar 2020£5.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 28 Mar 2020

Closing Date: 16 Mar 2020

Status: Closed

Winton Trail Run: 10k??/500
Winton Trail Run: 5k??/150
Winton Trail Run: 5k (Junior 11-15's)??/50
Winton Trail Run: 3.5k??/300


Janis Ward

07973 714544

Winton Castle Pencaitland East Lothian EH34 5AT