Race 1 2022 – Claybury – 15/10/2022

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Upcoming Races

Metropolitan League 2022 Season

Fixture

1

Date

15/10/2022

Venue

Claybury Park, Roding Lane North, Woodford Green, IG8 8NN

Venue

Course Location

Start

Claybury Park, Roding Lane North,  Woodford Green, IG8 8NN

Race HQ

Address

Start /Finish area in Claybury Park

Changing Facilities

Changing

Ashton Playing Fields, Chigwell Road, IG8 8AA, 10 minutes walk from course.

Showers

Limited shower facilities.

Toilets

No toilets at course. Use Ashton Playing Fields.

Refreshments

Light refreshments throughout the afternoon at the WGEL clubhouse at Ashton Playing Fields. The club bar may be open after the senior men’s race.

Additional Notes

Travel

Where possible, please use public transport, walk or cycle. If travelling by car, please car share to reduce the impact and check for restrictions that may be in effect in the area (Ultra Low Emission Zone for example). Please also park with consideration of others, especially if using on-street parking.

The league and/or host club(s) do not warrant the accuracy of the information provided so take no responsibility for any fines or charges that may be levied.

Public Transport

Details

Woodford Underground Station (Central Line). Take trains with Loughton or Epping destination.

Direction

10 minute walk from station along Snakes Lane East to Ashton Playing Fields.  

Parking

Details

Approximately 150 spaces at Ashton Playing Fields (IG8 8AA). Parking in the vicinity of Claybury Park is impossible or extremely limited. Please look out for any restrictions and do not block access to any properties. There is virtually no parking in the Roding Lane North area because of residential parking. You are advised to park at Ashton Playing Fields and make the 10 minute walk to the course. You MUST NOT park on the grass triangle in Roding Lane North so as to avoid confrontation with residents. Any inconsiderate parking could jeopardise the future of the races.

Direction

To walk to the course from Ashton Playing Fields, take Gaynes Hill Road (opposite) to Roding Lane North (10 Minutes).  

Additional Notes

For car drivers, use the A406 eastbound /M11 northbound junction and branch left onto A1400 signposted Gants Hill and then A113 at roundabout signposted Chigwell onto Chigwell Road. Ashton Playing Fields IG8 8AA is 800 metres away.

Course details

Description

Parkland setting , undulating course, with one steep climb on each large lap on grass and woodland paths. On certain sections the course width is limited.

U11 course

1 small lap, 1500 metres

U13 course

2 small laps 3000 metres

U15/U17 course

1 small and 1 large lap 4000 metres

Senior course

3 large laps 8000 metres

Additional Notes

Care is required particularly in the senior men’s race on the narrow downhill start.

Timetable

The timetable is approximate and subject to change without notice where necessary. Please plan to arrive early and listen for any announcements.

Please note

For the 2022 season, the timings have changed, and all races now start earlier. In addition, it should no longer be necessary for a start to be delayed to allow for finishers in the previous race.

Start Time

Race

Distance (approximate)

12:00

Under 11 Boys

1.5 km

12:05

Under 11 Girls

1.5km

12:15

Under 13 Boys

3km

12:30

Under 13 Girls

3km

12:45

Under 17 Men/Under 15 Boys

4km

13:00

Under 17 Women/Under 15 Girls

4km

13:15

Senior Women/Veteran Women

8km

14:00

Senior Men/Veteran Men

8km

Contact Details

Host club

Woodford Green AC with Essex Ladies (WGEL)

Contact Name

Graham Pribul

Contact details

01992813096 or 07932011262   (grahampribul@btinternet.com)

Welfare Officer

TBC

This is also available as the registration tent.