Stowmarket Striders
Running Club

Hereward Relay

Event Date: 25th November 2018

The Hereward Relay is a team event held in November and is an off-road relay, over fields, bridleways and tracks consists of four stages. Starting from Cathedral Square in Peterborough, with hand over points at Whittlesey, March and Welney, finishing in Ely covering an overall distance of 38.4 miles. 

Leg 1 - Peterborough to Whittlesey (6.5m)

Leg 2 - Whittlesey to March (10.5m)

Leg 3 - March to Welney (11.4m)

Leg 4 - Welney to Ely (10.4m) 

Each team will need to make arrangements to travel together along the course, either sharing the driving or using a non-running support driver.


First Three Teams and First two Ladies Teams.
Individual prizes to 1st Man and 1st Vet Man, 1st Lady and 1st Vet Lady in each stage.
Memento for all finishers.
Refreshments - Hot Food, teas and coffee at Welney and Ely. Water stops at change-over points.
Parking and toilets at all change-over points.

To Enter:

The Club is paying for teams to enter in this years event. Team Captains are now taking names for runners interested in taking part, please email Kate & Andrew with your name and date of birth.

The event is organised by March Athletic Club - for more details, click here

Photo credit: Julian Dowse