id1186-Change of venue for Surrey Mens CC League on Jan 15th

Written by MH   

January 15th venue - Mens League now at G&G's course at Newlands Corner.

Details below;map from Matt Hyett,if you have not received one. If you Google 'Newlands Corner',you'll find it on the A25(Shere Road at that point and at the top of the Downs ominously!) between Guildford and Dorking.

The next Division 2 race in the Surrey League Cross Country will now take place at Newlands Corner near Guildford (Newlands Corner, Shere Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 8SE.). The change of venue has been necessary because Epsom Downs have denied permission to use the Downs. My thanks to Guildford and Goldaming AC in helping us find an alternative venue.(Martin Duff - League Secretary)

Race Details

The races will take place as planned at the new venue on Saturday 15th January 2011 at the following start times.

Boys 2.00pm

Seniors 2.30pm

Course

The course is two laps and is 5 miles (8km) long. It is on trails and some stony paths; a small section runs through a stony car park. Therefore it is suitable for off road shoes, the use of spikes is possible as the stony sections are short. (However, I leave the final decision on suitable footwear up to you).

Car Parking

Newlands Corner have granted us exclusive use of the overflow car park at the far (western) end of Newlands Corner car park. Please follow the marshals’ instructions.

Toilets & Changing

There are no changing facilites at the venue. Public toilets are available adjacent to the Visitors Centre in the car park.

About

  • 1985

    Our Humble Beginnings

    We are one of the biggest and friendliest athletics clubs in London and compete across a huge array of leagues, events and championships and have athletes of literally all standards and ages and across all events.

  • Inclusion

    Whether you are an 8 year old novice, a senior international or a “more mature” athlete looking to get back into the sport – we can help you achieve your goals.

  • Coaches for All

    We cater for runners, jumpers, throwers and multi-eventers on the track, in the field, on the roads or over the country and are based at Kingsmeadow in Kingston-upon-Thames (KT1 3PB). We'll be very happy to help you with your sport – so please just get in touch and we'll do all we can to assist.

  • Be Part
    Of Our
    Story!

Our Amazing Team

Bilen Ahmet

Jack Petchey Coordinator

Camilla Thrush

Club General Secretary
Club Merchandise
Disability Co-ordinator
Database Data Controller
Development Team
Club Coaches

Chris Dack

Web Admin

Gareth Cook

NAL Men’s Field Captain
Surrey Coach Mentor – Hammer
Surrey Men’s Team Manager

Gillian Libretto

Membership Secretary
Competition Vest supplier

Les Hatton

Interim Chair

Pat Logan

Coaching Coordinator

Peter Shilling

Peter Shilling
President & UKA Technical Official

Richard Holt

Head Coach
Website Content Admin

 

Contact Us