The Hereward Relay

25 November 2018

The Hereward Relay is a multi-terrain club relay event, hosted by March Athletic Club, which starts at Peterborough Cathedral Square and follows The Hereward Way for 38.4 miles until the finish in Ely

It is a four leg relay, with each stage a different length and handovers at Whittlesey, March and Welney

Leg 1 Peterborough to Whittlesey =  6.5 miles

Leg 2 Whittlesey to March = 10.5 miles

Leg 3 March to Welney = 11.3 miles

Leg 4 Welney to Ely = 10.4 miles



Please contact Ian Gooderham ( if you would like to take part in this event. Alternatively Ian is always at the track on Mondays and Wednesdays

Pacers enter 6+ teams of all different abilities so please do speak to Ian if you would like to take part


Trophies are awarded as follows:

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

Further information

Facilities include refreshments, with hot food, teas and coffee available at Welney and Ely

There are water stops at all change-over points as well as parking and toilets