9:30am Start (Runners will start off in Waves of 75 every 2minutes Approximately)
Fastest Runners Assemble First.
This is a Beautiful Point to Point 13.1 Mile Trail Run along the Wirral Way Old Railway Line
Finishing at Wirral Country Park with Stunning Views accross the Dee Estuary.
Included in the Entry Fee
All finishers receive a Wirral Way Half Marathon bespoke medal at the finish
Free Coach Travel to the Start from Wirral Country Park (Finish)
Free Car Parking at the Country Park
Winner Prizes , Team Prizes and Vet Category Prizes.
Free Energy Gels (High5) & Electrolyte at all Feed Stations
Fully Marked & Supported Route
(Only open to 600 Runners)
Registration & Race HQ
The Finish/Race HQ Area will have food Vendors, Music and Merchandise Shops
Wirral Country Park
Registration will be at the Country Park/finish area only
There is Plenty of Parking at the Country Park
Please collect your race number with chip attached at the following times
Saturday 6th January 2018 10am to 3pm
Sunday 7th January 7am to 9am
Coach Transfer to the Start is Free and From Race HQ/Finish Area
Coaches will Leave from the Finish Area at 7:30am to 9am (once full)
Please allow plenty of time to get to the Start Area on the Coaches
If you travel by other means to the Start Area remember to register before & car Parking is very limited
and only available at Hooton Train Station (Pay and Display)
This will be signposted and near Hooton Train Station
Coaches will Drop off at Start/Assembly Area.
Wirral Way Circular Trail
(Click on Map for Full Detail)
Please Keep on the Left Hand Side of the path
Do Not Litter!
Give way to the Public at all Times
Follow Marshal Directions, you may be asked to stop at road crossings
to give way to traffic , please follow marshal directions at all times.
The Route is fully signposted & Has 5 Feed Stations
Each Feed Station has Energy Gels, Sweets Electrolyte and Water.
A Bin will be places after each feedstation.
Any runner found littering will be disqualified from the race.
The Route is a point to Point upto 9.5 Miles where you pass the Finish Line
with the last 3.6Mile section a out and back with a Turn Round Circuit around Cubbins Green
Run for Liverpool Heart & Chest Charity
We have teamed up for the Wirral Way Trail Half Marathon with
The Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
which is one of the largest specialist heart and lung centres in the UK
with over 115,000 people depending on our services every year.
The ground-breaking work carried out here changes lives -
and with heart and lung diseases remaining the main cause of death and disability in the UK,
it’s never been more needed.