Run Aintree 5K, 10K & Half – July

Sun 21st Jul 2019
47 Ormskirk Rd, Liverpool L9 5AF, UK

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Tickets £18–£26

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  • 2000 participants

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Join us for a unique opportunity to run a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon at the world famous Aintree Racecourse, best known for annually holding the world-famous Grand National steeplechase.

Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that chequered flag finish. Included in your entry fee is a themed medal, event t-shirt, water and post race goodies. Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there!

Distances in this event

  1. Half Marathon

    Run 21.1km
    10:00am Sun 21st Jul 2019
    Tickets available
  2. 10K

    Run 10km
    11:00am Sun 21st Jul 2019
    Tickets available
  3. 5K

    Run 5km
    10:50am Sun 21st Jul 2019
    Tickets available
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What’s Included
  • Free official race photos
  • Chip timed results
  • Unique themed medal
  • Water
  • Fruit & Flapjack
Course Details

The entire course is inside the Aintree racecourse on the roads/paths not on grass.

Each mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that chequered flag finish.

The race involves laps around the circuit, the course is flat and quick. There will be 1 lap for the 5k, 2 laps for the 10k and 4 laps for the Half Marathon.

Raceday Logistics

Start Times:

  • 10.00am - Half Marathon
  • 10.50am - 5k
  • 11.00am - 10k


By Rail

The easiest way to reach Aintree is by train. The nearest mainline station to Aintree is Liverpool Lime Street. Liverpool Central Station is just a short walk from Lime Street, where you can catch a train to Aintree. Aintree Station is directly opposite the racecourse.  Use the route planner at www.merseytravel.gov.uk/journeyplanner, to find out train times.

 By Bus

Aintree can be reached by bus on services: 300, 310 and 345 both to and from Liverpool. For further information on bus routes, contact Merseytravel on 0151 236 7676 or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk/journeyplanner

 By Car

From South Leave M6 at J21A and join M62 west. Leave M62 at J6 to join M57, follow signs for races. From North Leave M6 at J26 and join M58, follow signs for races. From Mersey Tunnels follow signs for Preston, then for A59, then signs for races.

The main entrance to the racecourse via Grand National Avenue is just off Ormskirk Road (A59).  For Sat Nav users, please enter the postcode L9 5AS.


Spectators are welcome!


If you would like to Volunteer for this event then please follow the link below. If you have any further questions then please feel free to get in touch with [email protected]



Aintree is home of the iconic Grand Nation, the world’s most famous steeplechase. The race will start and finish alongside the grandstand overlooking the finish line of ‘The National’. The course will follow the course around and will visit the motor circuit on the inside of the race track. Aintree also hosted 11 non – championship Formula 1 races AND Michael Jackson concluded his European Section of his Bad World Tour at Aintree.

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5 out of 5 stars

  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere
  • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

    It was my first ever race. Loved it! Only thing Id recommend is a healthier food range in the grandstands. It seemed the only food you could buy wasnt exactly sticking with the healthy running theme.

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