Competitors take their best 12 from 16 championship races and require 4 results to qualify for a final championship position.
BSHRA Warren Wood
3rd February 2018 - 4th February 2018
Warren Wood Husky Races
3/4 FEBRUARY 2018
WITH KIND PERMISSION OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
Warren Wood is the area surrounding Fire Route 16, and is found on the B1107 from Thetford to Brandon.
From the North: Travel down the A11 to the junction of the A134 and B1107. Take the third exit, signposted to Brandon (B1107) and travel along this road for approximately 2 miles passing Thetford Golf Club on your left hand side. The entrance to Warren Wood is on the right and will be marked with red turn squares as usual (Fire Route 16).
From the South: Travel up the A11 past Elveden and on until you reach the junction of the A134 (Bury St Edmunds) and the B1107. Take the first exit signposted to Brandon (B1107) and travel along this road for approximately 2 miles passing Thetford Golf Club on your left hand side. The entrance to Warren Wood is on the right and will be marked with red turn squares as usual (Fire Route 16). From Brandon: Take the B1107 signposted to Thetford and travel along this road for approximately 4 miles. The entrance to Warren Wood is on the left and will be marked with red turn squares as usual (Fire Route 16).
Co-ordinates: LAT 52.434659, LONG 0.694551
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
The trails offer varying distances on packed sand and grassy surfaces. However, there are some short stretches of loose flints. Dog boots should not be needed for fit feet. The terrain is mostly flat. Exact distances and trails will be dictated by weather conditions over the race weekend. Any trail changes will be posted on the race notice board.
Please help us to encourage the Forestry Commission to allow us to continue to schedule races at this venue. It is anticipated that as usual in this area, there will be some interest from the general public. Normal courtesy from all competitors 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: Andrew Grisbrooke
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
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PLEASE NOTE: ENTRIES CLOSE ON MONDAY 22 January 2018