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Organiser: Pete Davis
Planner: Kieran Devine
LATE BREAKING NEWS: There is a £1 charge for car parking!
The car park and event centre are at Matley Wood Campsite. The campsite entrance is on the North side of the B3056 approx 2 miles East of Lyndhurst at grid ref SU328074. The nearest postcode (700m West of the campsite) is SO43 7FZ. Lat/Long 50.865779,-1.534150.
Entry on the day only. EMIT timing system.
Blue 7.7km 90m 18
Green 5.4km 60m 15
Lt Green 3.8km 50m 14
Orange 2.8km 30m 10
Yellow 2.3km 20m 10
Scale 1:10,000, updated 2012, minor corrections Summer 2015.
Typical New Forest terrain of open heathland and runnable woodland. A large area of unexploded ordnance left over from the war has been marked on the map as Out of Bounds – competitors are advised to keep away from this area which is also indicated on the ground with red and white posts.
Punching start (turn up and run). Start and Finish are both close to the event centre.
Full leg cover must be worn. Whistles should be carried. In adverse weather we may ask you to wear a cagoule or similar waterproof top.
Please be aware of the risk of ticks and Lymes disease. The area is frequented by ponies, deer and livestock and the usual precautions to avoid infection apply.
Dogs should be kept under control and on a lead when necessary.