PLEASE CAR SHARE - 3 PEOPLE PLUS PER CAR ARE REQUIRED TO GAIN ACCESS TO THE CAR PARK- PARKING IS VERY LIMITED
Derby Runner XC League
Location: Bagworth Heath Woods, Heath Road, Bagworth, Coalville, LE67 1DL.
Directions: From Thornton or Merry Lees, take signs to Bagworth, then Bagworth Heath Woods.
Parking: VERY LIMITED - CAR SHARING ESSENTIAL
Course: On Thornton side of the Heath.
Junior race approx. 10.30am, one or two laps of field depending on age - 1 & 2 Miles
Main race: start 11am (note-all runners will start together-no split start for this race);
Approx 6.5 miles; comprising of two long laps; testing hill ; woodland and grassland tracks; approx 150m of compacted gravel over tarmac bridle path on both laps. Note the route has some very slippy sections.
*****NOTE LAST MINUTE CHANGE TO DISTANCE OF COURSE DUE TO US NOT BEING ABLE TO USE SOME LAND
THE COURSE WILL NOW BE APPROX 5 AND 3/4 MILES AND WILL BE 2.5 laps*****
Apologies for any disappointment , this was unavoidable.
Footwear: Spikes, or ‘off-road’ shoes would be suitable. Note – there are some sections of gravel track.
Toilets, showers and changing: SiD, Peckleton Lane, Desford LE9 9JU. Approx. 2miles from race
Tea , coffee and cake available at the race and at SID
Results: SiD, Peckleton Lane, Desford LE9 9JU. Approx. 2 miles from race
Contact: Steve Morris, Race Co-Ordinator, 07926 152345
All runners enter at their own risk. The organisers will in no way be held responsible for any loss or damage to property or for any injury incurred