2017 Race Date:
23rd Jun

Welcome to the official website of the Kinghorn Black Rock '5' Race. This site provides those interested or participating in the race, with information about the event, entry forms, past results, photos and the annual t-shirts.

Latest News

19/6/14 - 2014 Photos

Full results of the 2014 Black Rock '5' are now available on this site as well as at Winning Time.

A selection of photos from the 2014 Black Rock '5' race are now available on the site.

Also, take a look at this video made by 2014 runner Ali McLaren.

14/6/14 - Results on Winning Time

Full results of the 2014 Black Rock '5' are now available on Winning Time.

Full Results will also appear on this site in a few days.

13/6/14 - Good Luck!

The organisers would like to wish everyone taking part in tonight's race the very best of luck. Enjoy the race!

12/6/14 - Finishers' Beers

Williams Bros. beers available to race finishers

Ceilidh Lager 4.7%

Black 4.2%

Gold 3.9%

Prodigal Sun 4.1%

Chieftain Pale Ale 4.0%

Lovely range and looking forward to sampling a couple!

Entrants are also reminded to bring their proof of entry from EntryCentral with them to speed up the allocation of race numbers and timing chips.

11/6/14 - Race Night Beer & Refreshments

Cask Ales on offer at The Carousel for (pre?) and post-race refreshment are supplied by Williams Brothers.

On offer at £2 a pint on the night are:

Harvest Sun 3.9%

Bird & Bees 4.3%

Joker IPA 5%

7 Giraffes 5.1%


Delight Delicatessen, beside the recently refurbished and re-opened Chip Shop, will also be open on race night.

8/6/14 - Race Data Update

All the race data is being sent to Winning Time, our chip timing company on Monday and no further swaps will be processed.

To help us on race night, please remember to bring your Entry Central confirmation to enable you to pick up your number and chip.  Please also remember that all our times will be gun times as we can't put the timing mats down at the start area because of potential access for emergency vehicles.

15/5/14 - Postal Entries Update

Postal entries received by Monday, 19th May will be last chance for postal entry.

2/5/14 - Online Entry Sold Out

Thanks to all the 900 who secured entries tonight.   There are still 200 postal places available.  

Good Luck!

2/5/14 - Entries Open Tonight at 19:00

Online entries to the 2014 Back Rock '5' will open this evening (Fri 2nd May) at 19:00 on Entry Central .   

900 entries are available online and a further 200 entries available by post.   Postal entry form will be available for download here from 19:00 tonight.  First 200 received by post are guaranteed entry.   Thereafter, and if required, a waiting list will be kept in strict date order.  

All the best from the race organisers!

17/2/2014 - 2014 Race Date Confirmation

The date for the 2014 Black Rock '5' race is confirmed as Friday, 13th of June with a start time of 20:00.   Entries will open on Friday, 2nd of May at 19:00 on Entry Central.

6/1/2014 - 2014 Provisional Race Date

The provisional date for the 2014 Black Rock '5' race is Friday, 13th of June with a provisional start time of 20:00. As usual, the race will be pre-entry only. Entry details will published when available.

Further details about this year's race will be announced in due course.

2016 Results

1Murray StrainHBT23:24
2Neil RenaultEDI23:27
3Ben HukinsCAM23:34
4Scott GreenCEN23:48
5Bryan ClarkCOR24:24

Williams Bros Brewery
Run and Become, Edinburgh
Scotia Bathrooms, Fife
Briggs Marine
Raith Fruit
Scottish Athletics
Myrtle Coffee Services; Race Water Supplier