Liverpool Santa Dash
Can anyone take part in the Santa Dash?
Yes, the Santa Dash is a 5K fun run and classified as such. It is open to everyone and children under the age of 12 can take part in the 5K but they will need to pay the full entry fee. the Mini Dash is specifically for children up to the age of 12 and there is a reduced entry fee for the 1K.
Do I have to buy my own Santa suit?
No, everyone who takes part in the Santa Dash will receive a Santa suit.
Can I have a reduced entry fee if I already have my own Santa suit?
Afraid not. The entry fee is standard even if you have your own suit or wish to run in another festive costume.
Is there a time limit to complete the 5K?
No, there isn't a time limit to complete the 5K distance. The theme of the day is about participation and enjoyment. Competitive running is discouraged.
Is the 5K timed?
No, the Santa Dash is not timed as it is not a competitive race. It's a fun run.
Why do I need a wristband?
You need to hand in your wristband at the finish line to indicate that you are a legitimate entrant in the race. The Cadets who distribute the medals at the finish are instructed to hand out medals only to official entrants.