Competitors take their best 12 from 16 championship races and require 4 results to qualify for a final championship position.
BSHRA Santon Downham
December 16 - December 17
Santon Downham Husky Races
16/17 DECEMBER 2017
WITH KIND PERMISSION OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
From London: Take the M11 to junction 9, and then take A11 towards Thetford and Norwich. At the Barton Mills/Mildenhall roundabout take the A1065 towards Brandon. Continue through Brandon and towards Swaffham on the A1065. Approximately 0.25 miles after going over a level crossing look for a BSHRA sign on the right hand side
From North: (Swaffham, Kings Lynn): On the A1065 at the Mundford roundabout continue on the A1065 towards Brandon. Look for BSHRA sign on left hand hand side approx. 3 miles after roundabout.
Co-ordinates: LAT 52.490536 LONG 0.649425
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.
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
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: Sally Hart
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
Tim & Sally Hart
Tel: 01760 440101
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PLEASE NOTE: ENTRIES CLOSE ON MONDAY 4 DECEMBER 2017