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Hereward Relay

24th Nov 2019

Further information

4 stage Relay Race from Peterborough to Ely approximate 39 miles mainly cross country trails public byways across the Fens . Stage 1 Peterborough to Whittlesey, Stage 2 Whittlesey to March, Stage 3 March to Welney, Stage 4 Welney to Ely. 125 teams maximum .Also incorporated is an Ultra race 25 ultras maximum. All relay teams are club runners. We do not need to stop traffic or re direct traffic. We have held this race for over 20 years now and is always fully subscribed. Marshalls and stage managers are at every handover point and also cover the course at junctions etc.We have a tail runner/cyclist for each leg and each runner has a hand over point at the end of each leg so we count them in also manually as we clock their times , positions . We have St Johns Ambulance over the course for the day. There are some marker points at key turnings which we put up on the day and remove by the end of the day as each stage is complete the area is cleared as we go. Marshalls also cover the course.

Where and When

Venue: Peterborough, England, PE1 5BW, GB
Date: 24th Nov 2019
Time: 09:00
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 10. Unaffiliated Fee: 12. Discount details: Ultra runners £12.00.

Course details

Extent: 39 Miles
Admits: Runners
Course: 1 Laps
Silhouette: Metres climb
Underfoot: Flat across the Fens, alongside riverbanks footpaths and trails.
Navigation: Marshalled , each stage has stage instructions with photographs for runners to download . The whole course is marked with Arrows , red and white tape