WIRRAL HALF
26 February 2023

Returning in 2023 The Wirral Half (21km) or 10 km,

The route is an out and back route for both distances along the sea wall towards Hoylake and West Kirby, it will be open to other pedestrians however the location is super quiet and not overly busy.

The Half goes all the way to Hoylake at 10.5 km before returning to New Brighton.

The 10 km is an out and back of 5 km, turning at the feed station located at 5 km.

Although an out and back event, the run has spectacular views out across the Irish sea.

Registration will be conducted at the Start / Finish location,

All the elements of the 2022 event will remain the same however the finish will move location slightly.

A relaxing and welcoming event, with no cut offs, just come and run and enjoy the day.

ABOUT THE ROUTE

The Half marathon is an out and back of 10km

The 10km is an out and back of 5km.

TIMES TO BEAT:

HALF – 01:19:36 (First Male)

               01:32:42 (First Female)

10km – 00:36:48 (First Male)

               00:45:40 (First Female)

Strictly limited to 300 runners.

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EVENT CENTRE LOCATION:

Perch rock

Marine Promenade,

New Brighton,

Wallasey CH45 2JS.

WHAT THREE WORDS PARKING LOCATION:

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EVENT CENTRE INCLUDES:

The event centre will include

Toilets (Real toilets)

Hot and Cold drinks and small snacks (Fee payable)

Please bring some change, we are not sure about the mobile networks for card payments.

ROUTES AVAILABLE:

Half Marathon 21.1km or 13.1 Miles

10 km (6.25 Miles) 

GPX and GPS LINKS:

You can download from the following links.

RIDE WITH GPS

STRAVA

The strava links will only be available two weeks before an event.

HOW TO ADD ROUTES TO A DEVICE LINKS:

RIDE WITH GPS

GARMIN

KOMOOT

ALL ROUTES MAP LINK:

You can view a full map of all the routes by following this link.

FULL ROUTE MAP

Although the routes are comprehensively marked with route arrows on occasion people move these signs, we suggest downloading the route to a phone or navigation device just in case you need route assistance on the day.

ROUTES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

WE ARE CONSTANTLY CHECKING THE ROUTES TO IMPROVE YOUR RIDING EXPERIENCE.

COURSE SPLITS / CUT OFFS:

There are no cut offs at this event.

FEED STATIONS:

We try to have a varied mixed at the feed stations, these will include: –

  • Energy drink
  • Water (V)
  • Bananas (V)

FEED STATION LOCATIONS:

Feed 1 : 5 km

Feed 2 : 10 km

Please note we do not supply gels and we cannot guarantee the products do not contain nuts, gluten, or wheat.

If you have specific food tolerances you will need to carry your own supplies.

SPECIFIC EVENT INFORMATION:

Registration will be from 0800 – 0945

The HALF MARATHON event will start at 1000

The 10 km event will start at 1000

There will be a small safety brief on the start line just before the race begins, if you miss the briefing, you will not be able to compete.

EACH RUNNER WILL RECIEVE:

  • A fantastic finisher medal.
  • Entry goodies (Distance specific).
  • Timed results. (Chip timing)
  • Safe bag drop.
  • Aid stations.
  • First aid in the event centre and throughout the event course.
  • Post-race refreshments (Available to purchase).
 

ALL OF OUR EVENTS FEATURE:

  • Facilities and parking
  • On course support
  • Medical support
  • Full route marking
  • 3rd party rider public liability insurance
  • Aid stations
  • Online results
  • On site catering (Available to purchase)
  • Pick up wagons

MORE INFORMATION:

Whether you are setting yourself a fitness target, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other riders who are riding for their own goals, you know you can also ride just for fun.

(The event is limited of 300 runners over all the distances).

AFTER ENTERING:

On entering the event you will receive a booking confirmation email.

(USE A GENUINE EMAIL ADDRESS)

If you do not receive it, please check your Spam/Junk folder.

Further event details will be sent to your registered email address before the event.

Event updates will arrive approx. 2 weeks before an event, but everything you need to know is contained within these event pages.

Transfers, deferrals, and entrant swaps will close 1 month before the event, when the event sells out, we will operate a waiting list.

If a space becomes available, you will be invited via email to enter.

GENERAL INFORMATION

TRAINING:

Kudo coach is an app that builds you a flexible, personalised training plan that makes optimum use of your time to get you to the start line in the best shape possible.

Power and Heart rate based indoor and outdoor workouts.

Regular training advice and guidance backed with elite coaching experience.

Ride anywhere – Kudo coach will sync your ride data with all other cycling platforms.

https://www.kudo.coach

FANCY HELPING AT AN EVENT:

We always welcome volunteers at our events so if you fancy joining the team for the day or even a few hours at registration or with parking, please get in touch. You will be rewarded for your efforts and will be able to choose an event to enter for free, that is any event and any distance.

If you would like more information, please email info@beyondevents.org.uk and someone will be in touch.

You do not need to help at a Sportive, if you help at any of our events, running, cycling, triathlons you can enter multiple events for free. (Dependent on time given).

HAVE A LOOK AT OUR OTHER EVENTS

WE HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERY DISTANCE AND ABILITY.

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