3 MACs took on The Winter Half Tour of Bradwell Fell Race (25k/970m) took place on Saturday. Keiran Allanson had a great race to finish 5th in 2.30.22, Scott Thompson 3.12.52 and Christine Howard 3.16.50. The winner was Adam Taylor, Dark Peak FR 2.24.40 and 1st lady Hynda Hardaker, Keighley & Craven 2.48.36. There were 124 finishers.
The race starts at Bradwell Sports Pavilion and there are 7 checkpoints to visit. The route takes in some lovely countryside, including Dirtlow Rake, Cave Dale in Castleton, Great Ridge, Win Hill and down to Ladybower, onto Bamford and Shatton before finally descending to Bradwell Edge to the finish. Blustery conditions made the race very tough.