The magnificent Sefton Park has been compared to New York’s Central Park such is the grandeur of its parkland. The run starts and finishes at the Parade playing fields. At 235 acres (108 ha) it is the city’s largest urban park and the run takes full advantage of the vast expanse. Wide tarred pathways dissect the park either side of the lake. The route is flat throughout with the start/finish area is located at the north end of Sefton Park.
There is no parking or vehicle access within Sefton Park. There is limited parking available along Aigburth Drive and Croxtenth Drive. Otherwise you may have to walk 10-15 minutes to the starting area so plan your journey accordingly. Pedestrian access is available via all entrances. Runners are encouraged to consider public transport or car sharing.
For further information and travel/parking details at Sefton Park please click here.
Got a question or need to pick up a number? Then visit our Help Desk tent where a member of our team will be able to help you. Runners will be able to store baggage at the help desk tent too, however there is no changing facility available.
Bring your own camera/phone to take photos on the day. If you would like photographs of you on the course, please ask family or friends to take some for you. Why not pose infront of the Big Fun Run Pyramid. And remember to smile!
The Event Director and the Emergency Services reserve the right to stop the race at any time, if deemed necessary. These would be in circumstances beyond our control and no refunds would be given.