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Winton Trail Run 10k, 5k & 3.5K

14 Apr 2018

Winton Trail Run, 10K, 5K and 3.5K 

Saturday 14th April 2018

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 is now into its 7th year and supports the work of Marie Curie Cancer Care and local registered charities Pencaitland Primary School PTA and Pencaitland Playgroup with the profits raised. There are clearly marked and marshalled off road routes for everyone to enjoy and refreshments to return to, we very much hope your will join us this year.



10K Run £12 advanced entry, £15 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 ages. Buggies and toddlers are welcome to walk around) 


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

Scottish Charitable Organisations: SCO38731, SCO42585 & SCO000003.



Registration from 12pm at Winton Castle.

One registration desk per race. Online applicants will already be allocated numbers and can collect these from the "pre-registered" desk.

Warm up session from 1.45pm.

Race start times: From 2pm

Timing chips & numbers will be issued at registration, please ensure you write your emergency contact details on the reverse. First Aid provision will be on site should you have any concerns.



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.

****Update****Please note that for our 2018 race parking will be at Wintonhill Farm.  This will be well signed off the main Pencaitland to Tranent Road. A frequent shuttle bus service will bring guests to our festival area at the Castle. Please give yourself plenty of time to get to registration.


Toilet facilities are located in the potting shed, within Winton Castle and additional outdoor portaloos. An unattended bag drop area is available. The organisers accept no responsibility for loss of personal items. Cafe facilities are available at the start/finish line, free water, fruit and biscuit medal will be available to participants on completing the course.


All races start and finish at Winton Castle, Pencaitland, East Lothian. EH34 5AT. All race times will be displayed at after the race. 


The 10K: This beautiful cross country route circles Winton Castle exclusively through trail and tracks between Pencaitland, Boggs Holdings and Ormiston. 

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



The 10K route water station is situated at the 5k point. Water and fruit is freely available at the finish line.  


RACE PRIZES - presentation at 3:15pm

10K:  1st, 2nd, 3rd Male

         1st, 2nd, 3rd Female

5K:    1st, 2nd, 3rd Male

         1st, 2nd, 3rd Female

         1st, 2nd, 3rd Junior Female - (11-15yrs)

         1st, 2nd, 3rd Junior Male - (11-15yrs)

3.5K: 1st, 2nd, 3rd Junior Female (under 11yrs)

         1st, 2nd, 3rd Junior Male (under 11yrs)


1st, 2nd & 3rd positions for all categories will receive a Winner T-shirt and all race competitors will receive a biscuit medal which they can choose to decorate!



For queries please email Janis Ward at 



07973 714544

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Winton Trail Run: 10k14 Apr 2018??/400Closed11 Apr 2018
Winton Trail Run: 5k14 Apr 2018??/400Closed11 Apr 2018
Winton Trail Run: 5k (Junior 11-15's)14 Apr 2018??/400Closed11 Apr 2018
Winton Trail Run: 3.5k14 Apr 2018??/400Closed11 Apr 2018
11 Apr 2018£12.00
11 Apr 2018£10.00
11 Apr 2018£5.00

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Event Address
Winton Castle Pencaitland East Lothian EH34 5AT