Liverpool Santa Dash - December 5th 2010

• The Liverpool Santa Dash is a 5K Fun Run with a minimum age of 15 years on 05.12.10.
• The Mini Dash is a 1K Fun Run for children aged 12 and under.
• Anyone aged between 12 and 15 can enter the 5K run with parental consent.
• The Mini Dash will start at approximately 11.00am after the main 5K run.
• Parents or guardians are required to accompany children around the Mini Dash course. It is not neccessary for adults to enter the Mini Dash, most adults participating in the 5K then accompany children in the Mini Dash.
• There is a limit of child entries of 500 in the Mini Dash.
• If you haven’t taken part in this race before, you will receive all event details via the post as soon as you enter. This will include event instructions (what to do, where to go, timings, etc, on the day) along with a Santa suit collection card. You will then be able to call in to JJB Sports at any time to collect your Santa suit and event T shirt. You can collect your Santa suit and event T shirt any time up to midday, Saturday, 4th December.
• Sponsorship forms will be provided for the official event charity which is Liverpool Unites and all entrants are encouraged to raise a minimum of £20 for this charity. If you choose to raise money on behalf of any other charity then you will need to contact them directly.
• The Santa Dash is a Fun Run and all participants are expected to jog or run the 5K course. If you need to walk any part of the course then you may although you may be required to complete the course on the pavements, especially if road openings are imminent. Anyone taking part with with a dog, pram or other physical addition to the costume must start at the rear of the field.
• The entry fee for the 5K is £20 and Mini Dash £10. The Santa suit is provided as part of the entry fee for both 5K and Mini Dash.
• Event information will be sent out to participants week commencing Friday, 28th October.
• Entries will be taken by post, online or in person at JJB Sports, Williamson Square. Personal entries are by cash or cheque only.
• Online entries are by credit card for which there is an additional 10% charge.
BLUE SUITS. There is a limit of 500 blue suits available which will be on a first come first served basis. Blue suit entries are by paper entry form (see below) or in person only. It is not possible to enter and request a Blue suit online.
If you wish to view the 5K course and Mini Dash route, please click here.

You can only enter now by going into
JJB Sports, 5 Williamson Square, Liverpool up to Saturday 4th December.
There are no entries on the day


Please tell us if you are running for Liverpool Unites for your chance to be entered into a free prize draw to win some great Echo Arena tickets.

Liverpool Unites exists to help communities on Merseyside improve the lives of underprivileged children and young people.

By campaigning, fundraising and profile raising, Liverpool Unites supports local charities and community groups that aim to positively engage children and young people by inspiring them to break the cycle of crime and poverty, giving them hope, purpose and ambition for a brighter future.


Many of you will have noticed a number of blue Santas in the 2009 Santa Dash. There were around 300 Evertonians running in their favourite colour on behalf of the Everton Foundation and this year there will be once again a limited number of blue suits.
If you wish to run in a blue Santa suit and run on behalf of the Everton Foundation then please download the special Everton Foundation Entry Form when you enter.

If you want a BLUE SUIT please come into JJB Sports and request a Blue Suit, we only have about 87 left so be quick.
Your details will be passed to Rowena Finn at the Everton Foundation or alternatively you can contact her directly if you would like more information about Everton Foundation charity work and their involvement with the Santa Dash.
Blue suits are limited to 500 so please enter early to ensure you get one!
Rowena can be contacted on 0151 530 5260 or by email at

The online entry facility managed by Runner’s World (NOT Run Liverpool) charges a 10% fee for their service on all entries.
If you DO NOT wish to pay this charge then please download an entry form and send with cheque remittance.

Please be advised that once you enter the event your entry fee is NON REFUNDABLE under any circumstances.
By entering the event either online or by postal entry you do so in agreement with this arrangement.