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

22/05/15 - T Shirts

A number of small and medium size race t-shirts are available for sale. £10 cheque/postal order payable to The Black Rock '5' (or cash) secures. Send us your size requested and return postal address and we'll post it out.

20/05/15 - Site Photos

A selection of photos from this year's race are now on the site.

18/05/15 - Updated Results

Updated results are now available on the site.

16/05/15 - Provisional Results

Provisional results are now available on this site.

Results are provisional due to technical problems with chip timing performance on Friday 15th May.

15/05/15 - Best of Luck

The organiser's would like to wish everyone taking part this evening all the very best for the race.  Enjoy!!

Participants are reminded that chip and race number collection is in the Community Centre this year.


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

11/05/15 - Shower Availability

Organisers regret that there will be no showers available at the Primary School on Friday as they have been removed to create storage facilities.   Limited showering facilities remain available at the Community Centre.

09/05/14 - Cask Beers Available on Race Night

The following cask beers will be available at The Carousel on race night.  Beers supplied by Williams Bros and all will be at a very keen price.

Harvest Sun Birds & Bees Good Times Joker
Harvest Sun 3.9% Birds & Bees 4.3% Good Times 5.0% Joker I.P.A. 5.0%

04/05/14 - Finishers' Beers

Finish line beers have been confirmed as follows -

Caesar Augustus Cock O'The Walk Williams Gold March Of The Penguins
Caesar Augustus 4.1% Cock O' The Walk 4.3% Williams Gold 3.9% March Of The Penguins 4.9%

Something to spur you on up the hill! Beers supplied by Williams Bros.

28/04/15 - Postal Entries Update

Postal entries for the 2015 Black Rock '5' have now closed and the race is full.

04/04/15 - Entries Update

All on-line places were taken by midnight on Friday 3rd April.

There are now about 100 places left for postal entries on a first come-first served basis.  Please download the form, fill it in and get it in the post (or through my door ) as soon as you can.

We'll open a waiting list with any entries received in excess of the race ceiling.

23/03/15 - Sponsor and Entries Update

Race organisers are pleased to confirm that  Brooks  have agreed to join our sponsors from 2015.

Race entries will open on Entry Central at 7pm on Friday 3rd April.

Limited postal entries will also be available, printable entry form will appear on the race site after we launch.

07/03/15 - 2015 Race Permit Granted

Scottish Athletics have granted the race permit for this year.  The 2015 Black Rock '5' Race will take place on Friday 15th May, starting at 19:30.

Entries will open in the first week of April.

04/01/2015 - 2015 Race Date

Subject to a permit from Scottish Athletics, the 2015 Black Rock '5' Race will take place on Friday 15th May, starting at 19:30.

Entries will open in the first week of April 2015.

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