Obstacle Race Course Details - 2016

The Bigger, Better Bing Blazer just keeps getting Bigger and Better!

The Bing Blazer is an obstacle course that takes place in West Lothian, on Saturday 21st of May 2016.  

There are 10km and 20km options for adults.  We also have a 1km event for 12-16yr olds and a 200m event for 5-11yr olds. In our youth events the runner can complete multiple laps in the 30 and 15 minute time periods respectively.

Mudster Awards NominationThe Bigger, Better Bing Blazer is our promise to you. We are getting Bigger and Better each year, but you don’t have to take our word for it!

The Mudstacle Awards named us in the top 3 for the “Best Value” obstacle course races in the UK.  We are delighted to be recognised for providing high quality events at great prices.

Our race packs have been described as “the best they’ve seen” by OCR Scotland. This was in 2015 and in 2016 our race packs are even Bigger and Better!

New additions to the adult event race pack include:

  • Jigsaw medals (our Bing Blazer and Bing Blazer: Park Life medals fit together like a jigsaw)
  • Headbands
  • Silicon wristbands

 As well as these awesome new additions, we are including all of last years goodies to:

  • Technical T-shirt
  • Gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Timing chips
  • Free photography

For our youth events those who take part get a medal.

In 2016 we have something for everyone. Whether you are new to obstacle course racing (OCR), a seasoned OCR addict or anything in between you are going to love the Bing Blazer 2016 and our mix of challenging and fun obstacles.

What’s new for 2016?

  • The Bing Blazer was voted top 3 in the “Best Value” obstacle course racing event category at the Mudstacle Awards.
  • The Bing Blazer is a UK Championship qualifying event. This means the top runners can qualify to compete with the best in the UK.
  • The Bing Blazer is a European Championships event. That means the top runners can qualify to compete against the best in Europe.
  • UK OCR League points scoring event.
  • Bing Bing Blazer: Bairns. This is a 200m event for the future of OCR. The event is in the afternoon for 5-12yr olds. It includes basic obstacles and all entrants must be accompanied by an adult (16yrs+). This event is not timed. All entrants receive a medal and a goody bag.
  • Bing Blazer: Teen-Mudster. This event is in the afternoon for 12-16 year olds. It is 1 km long and includes obstacles with a higher difficulty rating than the Bing Bairns, but lower than the adult course. This event is not timed. All entrants receive a medal and a goody bag. The first 3 males and females receive trophies.
  • The 2 lap Bing Blazer: Bing King option. You’ve done the 10km+, you’ve trained hard and you are coming back for more! Are you Bing royalty? Who will be the Bing King on May 21st 2016. This event is timed.


OCR UK Championship UK Championships Euro Championships

The Bing Blazer 2016 is for all ages and all abilities.