beat the reaper 2018

Beat the Reaper is a 10k race set within the picturesque setting of Croxteth Country Park. This is a 2-lap course of the park passing through the woods where Reapers lurk ready to race you to the finish. Can you make it back before he gets you?

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race information

The race will start and finish outside of Croxteth Hall which is situated in the centre of Croxteth Country Park. The race will start at 10am.

Croxteth Park can be accessed by car or on foot.

By car: access is at the entrance on the junction of Muirhead Avenue, Dwerryhouse Lane and Oak Lane. There are a number of car parks within this entrance. From the car park it is approximately 5 minute walk to Croxteth Hall. 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.

Croxteth Park is on a number of major bus routes from Liverpool City centre. Please see relevant sites.


In completion of Beat the Reaper 10k you will receive the following:

  • a medal
  • a sense of accomplishment (while stocks last)
  • another fabulous item as-yet to be confirmed

Thanks to everyone who's entered so far. Good luck with your training, and good luck on the day!

the course

2015 results

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beat the reaper 2013 photos

Photos from the 2013 Beat The Reaper event are available for free here.