Reaper HQ

I am pleased to be back at Croxteth Hall one final time… can you beat me?

Race Information

Thank you for entering the final Beat the Reaper 10k.

The course is marked, the park land is set and the Reaper is ready. He has been lurking around the park for the past few days seeking out hiding places and making friends with the animals…. No where is safe!

Please read the information below so that you are aware of the layout, parking and number pick ups.

The race will start at 10am.

The Race

This race will start and finish in front of Croxteth Hall. The start / finish area will be clearly marked on your arrival. It is a 2 lap route around the beautiful scenery of Croxteth Country Park.
Race Numbers:
Numbers will be available to be picked up from Croxteth Hall on the day of the event. This will be open for collection from 8.15am

Your Chip timing tag will be attached to your number for you to attach to your shoe
Croxteth Park has a cafe area which is within a 1 minute walk from the start area. The cafe has hot and cold food and drink available throughout the day. Inside and outside seating also.

Near to the cafe there are toilets available for public use. There are no Showers at this venue.

Getting to Reaper

Croxteth Park is North Liverpool’s beautiful parks. The park can be accessed by car, bus and on foot.

By Car
The car park for this event will be the main car park. Located at the round about junction of Muirhead Avenue, Dwerryhourse Lane and Oak Lane. The park gates and vehicle entrance is visible from this junction. Entre the park gates and drive along to the car parking.

By Foot
Access by foot can be gained from this entrance or West Derby Village. From West Derby Village it is approximately 15 minute walk to Croxteth Hall.

By Bus
Croxteth Park is on a number of major bus routes from Liverpool City centre.
Please visit the Merseytravel website for further information.


Reaper Team

We are Pool Runnings!

We are an independent team dedicated to organising new and interesting ways to run around various bits of Liverpool!

There are many places where you can turn up and run a 5k or 10k but who else do you know that sends you off around the picturesque setting of Croxteth Country Park then sends the Grim Reaper after you?

Our events are organised by runners, for runners. We aim to make the events fun and ensure they are guaranteed to entertain. Teaming up with a number of local running clubs and local charities to provide races that runners want, in varied locations.

Please, if you like our event, take a minute to rate us over at Runner’s World. Your feedback helps us make the event even better.

Reaper Partners

A well known face on races around the North West we are really pleased our long time friend Paul is going to be capturing the Reaper… in digital!