Bradford Millennium Way relay 24th June 2018

The Bradford Millennium Way Relay is a relay of five legs with two runners per leg. Starting from and returning to Bingley, taking in Wilsden, Denholme, Oxenhope, Haworth, Oakworth, Steeton, Silsden, Addingham and Ilkley with some stunning scenery en-route. The race attracts teams from Yorkshire and Lancashire. With a total race length of 76km or 47ΒΌ miles, involving approx. 1920m or 6300 feet of climbing.

A hot dry sunny day welcomed all runners for the 8am start in Bingley and also on start lines of each leg that followed, luckily the Saltaire Striders had decided to put a water station roughly at halfway on each leg.

Queensbury A                                  Queensbury ‘Silver Arrows’

Alistair+Ben                                       Julie H+Mick H

Mick Coe+Carl H                             Lee+Zoe

Andy S+Graham Rhodes            Glenn+Jo Fortune

Wasim+Neil                                       Chris B. Johnson+Shelley

Jo Horan+Stacey                            Matt T+Leanne

Both QRC teams performed above and beyond considering the blistering heat Well done to you all.

18th Queensbury A – 7:26:57

41st Qeensbury ‘Silver Arrows’ –  9:29:21

Full results and leg splits at http://saltairestriders.org.uk/site/bradford-millennium-way-relay/

leg 1 Mick, Julie. Ben + Alistair
Leg 2 Lee, Mick, Zoe + Carl
Leg 3 Andy, Glenn, Jo Jo,+ Graham
Leg 4 Chris, Shelley, Neil(me) + Wasim
Leg 5 Matt, Leanne, Stacey + Jo.