Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon – essential information

Runners in the 2014 BT Rock n Roll Marathon (picture: Competitor Group/Ryan Bethke)

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool marathon weekend is taking place on Saturday and Sunday with thousands of visitors to experience the sights, sounds and atmosphere of Liverpool.

There is a 5k run on Saturday 28 May and the Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon, 1/2 Marathon and Fun Run on Sunday 29 May.

Closures and diversions are in place but most places around the course are accessible. Please do plan ahead and allow plenty of time for your journey.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday May 28 2016
09:30-11:00

5k race around the Echo Arena, Mariner’s Wharf, Albert Dock, Pierhead

Temporary road closures from around 8:00am are in place as shown on Area E map below

Sunday May 29 2016
09:00-16:30

Half Marathon: 9:00-13:00.
Starting at Albert Dock, passing through city centre before heading south to Sefton Park and back along the Promenade to finish at the Echo Arena.

Marathon: 10:00-16:30
Starting at Albert dock, passing through city centre, then north around the football stadiums, before heading south to Sefton Park and back along the Promenade to finish at the Echo Arena

Fun Run: 13:00-13:30
A one mile fun run starting at Albert Dock, running around Pierhead and returning to finish at Albert Dock.
Temporary closures will be in place from 12:30-13:30

Diversion and access routes for all of the above can be found here and an interactive course map for the full marathon can be found below.