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Travel: Link to StreetMap
Shirebrook Wood is approximately 5km north of Mansfield, adjacent to Shirebrook village. From South take A60 from Mansfield to Worksop. Turn left after approx 5 km onto B6407. After passing double bends at Sookholme continue to Shirebrook village. Cross the railway line and bear left on the B6407. Turn left onto Portland Drive. From the west take the B6407 at Pleasley roundabout and follow signs to Sport Direct.

Nearest Postcode for SatNav: (of necessity may not be very close)
NG20 8GB

Parking: Link to StreetMap SK530671
Parking on Portland Road. Please follow marshals instructions. Overflow parking will be in car parks in Shirebrook village.

Beginners: ... help here
This event is suitable for beginners.
Beginner courses are always Entry-On-Day - there is no pre-booking.
You only need to come prepared for a walk or run in the park/woods.
We like to help newcomers to get started. Please email to let us know
that you are coming and we will allocate someone to help you.

Courses:... explanation
White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short Green, Green, Blue and Brown.

10.00 - 12.00

Start Times:
10.30 - 12.15

Reclaimed colliery site with some open areas and a lot of fairly young woodland.

Punching System:

Courses Overprinted on Waterproof paper

Dogs permitted under control

Port-a-Loo facilities


Competitors take part at their own risk.
It is recommended that whistles are carried.
Once you have started a course it is a rule that you don't leave the event without reporting to a download official even if you retire.

The Competitor Safety Slip can be downloaded and brought to registration if you wish to leave medical or emergency contact details. You may place in a sealed envelope. The slip will be only accessible to the organiser or first aiders and will be destroyed after the event.

Adults - £7 Students - £3 Juniors - £3 Family - £16
SportIdent Hire - £1
SportIdent Loss - £30


Jane Booker
Richard Robinson
Hilary Palmer