Work Item
ASTM WK54714

New Practice for Standard Practice for Obstacle Course Events

1. Scope

The scope of the Committee shall be development of standard methods of test, performance specifications, definitions, maintenance, operations, and practices and guides for amusement rides and devices. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other societies and organizations having mutual interest.


land-based pedestrian obstacle course; obstacle course; pedestrian


The Adventure based Segment of the Amusement Industry has grown exponentially over the past 3 decades. Among the flow of new offerings, Land Based Obstacle Courses have flourished in their assembly of man-made and natural obstacles to challenge the physical condition or participants. This standard is meant to remove obvious hazardous conditions by the logical application of exiting standards and model codes.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F24.61

Committee: F24

Staff Manager: Katerina Koperna

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 05-26-2016

Technical Contact: Jared Krupa

Item: 001

Ballot: F24.61 (16-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 018

Ballot: F24 (19-06)

Status: Withdrawn From Balloting

Item: 007

Ballot: F24 (20-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: F24 (20-05)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 028

Ballot: F24 (21-07)

Status: In Balloting