Level of event: Regional
Type of event: Race
The results now include all finishers . This includes about a dozen who were not able to wait to download while we fixed the hardware problems which cropped up on the day.
For these people, we have assumed you punched correctly and we have enstated a race time based on the start and finish times read from the start and finish units. Your splits are fabricated, and should be ignored.
Otherwise we believe the results are correct.
Pre Event Info
- Postcode: IP27 0TU *
- Lat,Lng: 52.44445,0.67573
- Grid Ref: TL834854
- Google Map
- Streetmap (OS 50k)
- Bing Map (OS 50k)
* Postcodes are not very precise in some areas, so don't rely on them for an exact location.
Directions / Parking
If approaching from the south or east, follow the A11 to the roundabout for the B1107 and exit along the Brandon Road. Drive past the golf club. Approximately 3km after the junction, turn right onto Forest Road 16.
Approaching from Brandon, take the Thetford Road east out of town towards Thetford. After approximately 5km turn left into Forest Road 16.
|White||very easy||1.7 km|
|Light Green||harder||3.6 km|
|Very Short Green||hard||3.0 km|
|Short Green||hard||3.7 km|
Courses will close at 2:30pm.
Entries on the day (EOD) are welcome, and are available on all courses.
We have plenty of maps available for all courses for entry on the day. On-line entries are now closed, and we are unable to respond to requests to pre-enter or reserve maps in the meantime.
|Until Jan 15th||Until Jan 29th||Until Feb 2nd and on the day|
|Seniors (BOF members)||£9.00||£10.00||£11.00|
|Juniors (under 21)||£3.00||£3.00||£4.00|
SI Card hire £1.00
Registration and Start Times
Registration 10:00 am to 12.00 noon for entry on the day and hired dibber pick-up.
10.30 am to 12.30 pm. Punching start.
If you have pre-entered, you have been allocated a start block time, and these are displayed on the Fabian4 website. These designate a 15 minute start block. For example if your start time is given as 11:15, your start block is from 11:15 to 11:29.
These have been allocated in line with stated preferences. Please try to arrive at the start within your allocated block time to help us avoid queues building up at the start (and if you are hiring a dibber, remember to collect this from registration before going to the start.
Entries on the day are not allocated a start time and may go to the start whenever suits. Please be aware that there is a walk of approximately 1.1 km from the parking area to the Start. An unmanned clothing dump will be provided about 300m from the Start.
Terrain and map details
Mainly coniferous forest split into blocks at various stages of maturity, the majority of which are fast runnable.
There are numerous thickets, clearings, small knolls and pits, and some fine contour detail in places.
Courses have been planned to avoid the worst of the bracken, although some may be encountered on the longer ones.
Dogs are welcome but must be kept under close control.
1:10,000 with preprinted courses, A4 sized, printed on waterproof paper.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser: Rakesh Chandraker
Planner: Brian Cowe
Controller: Phil Halford SUFFOC