[Race was scheduled for Kingswood but access to the countryside is restricted due to the Foot and Mouth outbreaks]
We now have formal permission to use Bedfont Lake Country Park to hold an off road 4.8mile [3 lap] race. [Thanks to Senior Park Ranger Nick Butcher and Hounslow Community Services]
Race date and start time: 11am SUNDAY 8 APRIL 2001
LOCATION Bedfont Lakes Country Park, Clockhouse Lane, Bedfont, Middx. Map ref.187 / 077726. Opposite. Princes Club. About 1.5 miles south of Heathrow’s Terminal 4.
Pre-race Official Terry Oakes [WW] will, in Jenny Bell's absence, cover pre-race administration
|Time keepers||Tony Tugwell/Ray Jolly/A N Other|
|Marshals||Ralph Henley plus 2 others|
|Drinks||Joyce Henley plus 1 other|
|Route marking||Ralph plus Mike?|
|Car park marshal||A N Other|
Please volunteer to help if you are not running.
Race H.Q. is in the Class Room Hut behind the Information Centre. Race admin. and finish race drinks will be available here. There is room for kit bags. Start is 150yds away, by the railway line
FACILITIES In the Information Centre. Toilets are limited to 3 WCs. 1 female /1 male / use the third as unisex. No changing rooms or showers.
The going is on compacted hoggin trails. [Similar surface to Richmond Park trails]
We will have to share the park's trails with the public.
Hon. Sec. Ralph Henley Sat 24 March 01