Competitors take their best 11 from 16 championship races and require 4 results to qualify for a final championship position.
- This event has passed.
BSHRA Kings West
February 16 - February 18
King’s Forest (West) Husky Races
16/17/18 FEBRUARY 2018
WITH KIND PERMISSION OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
From London: Take the M11 to junction 9, and then take A11 towards Thetford and Norwich. After the Barton Mills/Mildenhall roundabout continue on the A11 and take the turn off sign posted B1106 to Brandon/Elveden Centre Parks and Bury St Edmunds, at the top of the slip road turn left onto the B1106 towards Elveden and Bury St Edmunds The race site will be sign posted on the right hand side of the road approximately 1½-2 miles from the Elveden turn off.
From Brandon: Follow the signs from Brandon to Bury St Edmunds (B1106). Follow directions above after crossing the A11 at Elveden.
Co-ordinates: LAT 52.345801 LONG 0.675488
CAR PARKING, START AND FINISH AREAS
PLEASE do not park in the marked off areas which are reserved for race organisers, marshal vehicles and caterers. There is ample parking at the race site within a short distance of the start and finish area.
PLEASE observe and abide by all start and finish area restrictions.
PLEASE remember to clear up and take with you all rubbish and fur.
PLEASE remember to fill in any holes left by you or your dogs.
CLASSIFICATION AND TRAIL DISTANCE
A Class 6 miles max
B Class 6 miles max
C4 Class 5 miles max
BK Class 4 miles max
C3 Class 4 miles max
D Class 3 miles max
S Class 2 miles max
J Class 2 miles max
Please note there will be a Courtesy Class on both the Friday and Saturday of the race weekend.
Mainly flat with surfaces of grass or packed sand with some stretches of loose flints. Dog boots should not be needed for fit feet.
Exact distances will be dictated by weather conditions over the race weekend.
Thetford Forest is a popular area with members of the public for walking dogs and also with mountain bikers. Normal courtesy towards members of the public will be appreciated.
MUSHERS MEETING, RIG INSPECTION AND START TIME
Mushers meeting 07:45
Equipment inspection From 07:00 to 10:00
Location of rig inspection Near start finish area
Scrutineer See race notice board
Deputy race organisers: Christine Biddlecombe
Start time (Sat & Sun): 08:15 A/B Class, then C4, BK, C3, D, S & J
RESULTS AND PRESENTATION
The presentation will take place on each day at the race site after the end of competition.
Eastgate Veterinary Group
Cotton Lane Clinic
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1XW Tel: 01284 753961
ENTRIES AND ENQUIRIES
Holly Tree House
Tel: 01892 319670
POST ENTRIES TO
Holly Tree House
PLEASE NOTE: ENTRIES CLOSE ON MONDAY 6 FEBRUARY 2018