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ECHO Scouse 5k

The ECHO Scouse 5k takes place on Sunday 28th Oct and starts at 9:30am. All participants wear a silly curly wig and are rewarded with a lovely colourful medal at the finish. It costs £20 for adults and £10 for under 15's to register.

Liverpool City Centre Route

What a Liverpool City Centre route! Our flat course passes many landmarks such as St. George's Hall, The Metropolian Cathedral, The Cavern, Liverpool Town Hall and Maggie Mays (who do a very nice bowl of scouse :))

Colourful Wigs

Everybody gets a choice of wig colour to wear one the day. Colours include Pretty Pink, Kopite Red, Toffee Blue, Classic Black and Clatterbridge Green. This year we also have White, Orange, Purple and Multi-Coloured (yes I couldn't think of names for these). Comedy moustances and hilarious spectacles are encouraged.

Glittery Medal

Here's a pic of last years' medal. We're designing the 2018 medal at the moment which will of course be very glittery!

All Abilities Welcome - Run | Walk | Jog

Oldies £20 and under 15's just £10. Numbers posted out 2-3 weeks before the big day and wigs picked up in the morning.

Fantastic Route

"Amazing morning, well organised, fantastic route. Can't wait for the next year."

Christine Jones

Loved It

"Loved it, and my 7 yr old had so much fun taking part. Thanks very much."

Sandra Capkan

Beautiful City

"Absolutely loved it! Running through the beautiful city full of colourful people, fab way to start a Sunday morning ❤️ can't wait to do it again"

Paula Hart

Sponsors and Supporters

Big thanks to our lovely sponsors and supporters.