Competitors take their best 12 from 16 championship races and require 4 results to qualify for a final championship position.
- This event has passed.
December 2 - December 3
Sherwood Forest Husky Races
2/3 DECEMBER 2017
WITH KIND PERMISSION OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
From A1 North: Take A614 through Ollerton towards Nottingham. After roundabout at Ollerton follow A614 for approximately 3 miles, turn right into forest opposite the sign for Eakring.
From A1 South: Leave at Newark, take A616/617 towards Mansfield. At roundabout junction with A614 take A614 towards Doncaster. After approximately 2 miles turn left into forest opposite sign for Eakring.
From M1: Leave at junction 28. Take A38 to Mansfield then A617 towards Newark. At roundabout junction with A614 take A614 towards Doncaster. After approximately 2 miles turn left into forest opposite sign for Eakring.
Please note that average speed cameras are now installed on the A614 and the speed limit has been reduced to 50 mph.
Co-ordinates: LAT 53.151197 LONG -1.047306
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
Surfaces are of grass, dirt or packed sand. Exact distances will be dictated by weather conditions over the race weekend.
Sherwood Forest is a popular dog walking area 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: Mike Hammond
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.
Park Hall Veterinary Clinic
Park Hall Road
NG19 8QX Tel: 01623 620784
ENTRIES AND ENQUIRIES
Tel: 01765 650182
Mob: 07801 595505
POST ENTRIES TO
319 Doncaster Road
Tel: 01924 864191
PLEASE NOTE: ENTRIES CLOSE ON MONDAY 20th NOVEMBER 2017