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Firefighters 5 2021

8 Aug 2021

Birkenshaw, Bradford
Starts: 10:30
Distance: 5 Miles
Entry Fee: £10.00 - £12.00

The return of the Fire Fighters' Five!

The Fire Fighters' 5 is back following the hiatus of COVID19! Run over the ‘classic’ 5 mile distance, the race tackles a circular, undulating route which starts and finishes at the West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters in Birkenshaw.


West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service & Bradford Airedale Athletic Club

West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters
Bradford Road
BD11 2DY
Dave Teggart
07810 354638


5 Miles
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Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Race licence:
Applied for
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
  • No changing facilities
  • No showers
  • No baggage store
Race HQ:
West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters, Whitehall Road, BD11 2LS

On-site car parking, chip timed

Prizes: Club / Unattached Athletes – 1st 3 Men and 3 Women, plus Vets prizes Fire Service – 1st 3 Men and Women, 1st Male Over 40, 1st Female Over 35 & 1st 3 Teams (of 3) The race is being planned as though we remain under Step 3 of the UK government COVID Roadmap. This means that there won't be a mass start, runners will be assembled in a large open area prior to the race start and will be brought forwards in groups of 10 to the start line every 15 seconds to allow for social distancing. Runners are asked to self seed themselves with other runners of similar abilities on the day itself.

Entry Fees

The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.

Unaffiliated (min age 15yrs)£12.00
Affiliated (min age 15yrs)£10.00
Fire Service entrant£10.00
Entry on the day will not be available. ENTER NOW to guarantee your place.

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