Wirral Way Winter Trail Half Marathon
Sunday 5th Jan 2020 9AM to 9:45AM Start
Entry Will Close 14 Days Before the Event!
Coach Travel 1 Way +£5
All finishers receive a Wirral Way Half Marathon bespoke medal at the finish
Goody Bag and Cake to All Finishers
Baggage Van will Transport any Clothing back to the Finish from the Start Area.
Free Unlimited Digi Photo Downloads
Chip Timing (Results will be done off Chip Time Only & Not Gun Time)
Free Showes at Finish & Toilets, Portable Toilets at Start Area.
Top 3 Male/Female (Cash Prize)
Vet Category Prizes M/F35-70 (Gift)
Winning M/F Team (Gift)
(Prize Giving on the Stage once LAST RUNNER FINISHES) this is because the last runner could win a prize as results are calculated off Chip Time!
NEW for 2019!
Your Race Number with Chip Attached and Final Instruction will be Posted Out 14 Days Before the Event. We have Reduced the Entry Fee However No Free Coach Travel, Please Book Coach Travel When Entering Online!
William Barr - 1:17:22 UTS Run Club - Summer 2018
Helena Youde - Almost Athletes 1:27:24 - Winter 2019
Please Complete and put any Medical Conditions on the Reverse of the Bib.
Chips will be attached to Your Race Number (Do Not Remove Them)
Place the Bib on your Front Visable at all times.
Help Desk & Late Bib Pick Up at
Wirral Country Park
We Strongly Recommend Parking at the Start Area and Booking Return Coach Travel from the Finish as there are more Car Parking Spaces at the Start.
Help Desk/Late Entry Opening Times
Saturday - 8am to 3pm
Sunday - 7am to 9am
All Parking is Pay and Display
Start Area at Hooton Train Station (400 Spaces)
Finish Area at Wirral Country Park (250 Spaces)
Coach Services will Run Each Way From 8AM to 2PM
The Coach Trip is 9 Miles One Way. and Costs £5
You Must Have Your Chip Race Number to Start the Race at Hooton!
Hooton Train Station
Wirral Way Circular Trail
The Start will be signposted from Hooton Train Stationy Where there are Portable Toilets and Coach Drop Off
(appox 400mtrs Walk over the Bridge onto the Wirral Way)
Runners Can Start the Race from 9am to 9:45am
Marshals will Filter Runners Down to the Start Line as the Area has Narrow Paths
Baggage at Start
Do Not Leave Baggage on Coaches!
Any Items you want transporting back to the Finish can go in the TIme2Run Events Van
Parked near the Start Line
(Items are left in the van at your own Risk!)
The Van will then be Parked at the Finish Line for you to collect Items
Refreshment Vendors will be at the Finish Area
(Click on above map for Full Route)
Finishing at Wirral Country Park with Stunning Views accross the Dee Estuary.
The Route is a point to Point up to 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
The Route is Fully Marked and Marshaled
There are 4 Feed Stations Along the Route also these are Good Spots for Spectators
Each Feed Station is Stocked with Cup Water/Electrolyte, Sweets & Other Food
Feed Station 1 (3.6Miles)
Bottom of Station Road Going Back on to Wirral Trail.CH64 9XR
Feed Station 2 (7.3Miles)
Just Before Entry on to Riverbank Road Heswall CH60 4SQ
Feed Station 3 (9.5Miles)
Wirral Country Park (near Finish area) Station Road Thurstaston Wirral CH61 0HN
Feed Station 4 (11.5 Miles)
Cubbins Green Turn Around
Please Keep on the Left Hand Side of the path
Do Not Litter!
No Headphones at Road Crossings (1 Ear Rule or No Headphones Along Route)
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.
A Bin will be places after each feedstation.
Any runner found littering will be disqualified from the race.
Expect Good Trail Paths, a bit of Mud and Some Undulations
Final Instructions Here