Winton Trail Run 10k, 5k & 3.5K
06 Apr 2019
Winton Trail Run, 10K, 5K and 3.5K
Saturday 6th April 2019
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 Marie Curie Cancer Care and local registered charities Pencaitland Primary School PTA and Pencaitland Playgroup.
Charity running packs and sponsorship forms can be obtained via Marie Curie once you have registered online. Information can be found on the Winton Castle website. www.wintoncastle.co.uk/activities/winton-trail-run/
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.
Proud to be sponsored by - Glenkinchie Distillery
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: Marie Curie Cancer Care, Pencaitland Primary School PTA & Pencaitland Playgroup.
Scottish Charitable Organisations: SCO38731, SCO42585 & SCO000003.
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.
Early collection of number and chips may be possible - please check our website/facebook page for details nearer the time.
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 www.wintoncastle.co.uk website.
10K route map can be found at: http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_4027361
5K route map can be found at: https://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_4667244
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.
RACE START AND FINISH
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 www.wintoncastle.co.uk 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.
The 10K route water station is situated at the 5k point.
Water will be available at the finish line but we encourage runners to bring their own re-fillable bottles which can be filled from a water point in the walled garden.
Cafe facilities and entertainment will be available in the walled garden festival area.
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
Official sponsor - Glenkinchie Distillery
Add a little taste of Scotland to your weekend with a visit to Glenkinchie Distillery, just 2 miles from Pencaitland. Upon presentation of this confirmation you will get 2 for 1 entry to our Flavour Of Scotland Tour and Tasting. You will also receive a discount voucher to redeem against a 70cl bottle of Malt in the shop.
We have a stand at the event and will be offering 20% off our Whisky across the weekend. Pop along and see us for a chat and a dram.
|03 Apr 2019||£13.00|
|03 Apr 2019||£10.00|
|03 Apr 2019||£6.00|
|03 Apr 2019||£5.00|
Dates and Status
Date: 06 Apr 2019
Closing Date: 03 Apr 2019
|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|