Whether you have completed hundreds of races or are a complete newbie you are welcome to take part. Some will run, some will jog and others will walk. No matter what your pace is, if you finish the 5k course you’ll get our unique Scouse themed medal! The 5k starts next to St. George's Hall and passes many landmarks around the city before finishing opposite the magnificent Anglican Cathedral.
Please click here to have a look at the 2016 photos.
Every runner / walker gets to choose which colour wig to wear - pink, black, blue, red, green, orange, white, purple, yellow or multi-coloured. Comedy moustaches of all shapes and sizes, tutus and trackie bottoms are also welcome.
All runners are rewarded with a boss Scouse themed colourful medal. The 2017 medal design will be posted here as soon as we get the sample medal.
We're working on a new route for 2017 which will be posted here as soon as it's finialised. It's going to be a belter!
We're proud to partner with Clatterbridge as they launch a major appeal to build a brand new cancer hospital in the heart of the Liverpool. By choosing to support this incredible cause when you sign up (simply tick 'yes' when asked), you can be a part of something truly special for the city's future, to transform cancer care for generations to come.
"What a day! We really enjoyed running as a family and are really looking forward to next year."
"Batala Mersey had a fantatic time at the race. The atmosphere was really special and it was nice to see so many smiling faces."
"Our Charlie loved having his name on his number. He is still wearing his medal and he wants his number framed now!"