SWELL 2018/19 – Epping North West MITRE (CHIG)

9 December 2018 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Epping North West
Ray Curtis


 Sunday 9 December 2018

“Michael Brandon” Mitre National Event

Epping Forest North West


Flyer – updated 6 Dec 2018 [PDF]    Final details [PDF]


From M25: Leave the M25 at Junction 26, signed Epping (A121). After approx 1.5 miles at roundabout, take First exit B1393 signed Epping. Straight on at traffic lights, enter 30mph limit, then turn left at mini roundabout– Bury Lane, signposted B182 Epping Green. After approx 400m turn right into school entrance.

From M11: Leave at Junction 7 signed Epping B1393. Travel through Epping town and past Shell garage. Turn right at mini roundabout into Bury Lane.Proceed as above.

Parking is at St John’s Secondary School, new site, CM16 5JB.

Park as directed. Cost £1 per vehicle. GR TL452018 .

Public transport:  Eppi Decng Underground Central Line station is approx 2km distant. Head up Station Road to town and turn left along High Street. Pass Shell Garage then turn right before mini roundabout into Lower Bury Lane. School entrance is at end of this road.

Facilities:           Toilets at school.       To be confirmed:  traders & drinks and snacks.


Start and finish: Bus service to/ from Robin Hood roundabout, along Epping New Road.

Approx 300m walk to Start and 100m to Finish from bus stop.

Allow 25 – 30 minutes from St John’s School to the start..

Map:                   Epping Forest North West, updated 2018 1:10,000   Mixed deciduous forest.


The SE League recommended age classes are offered. S and B runners please select your own course.

Black                                              M21

Brown                                              M35, M40

Short Brown                                 M18, M20, M45, M50, W21

Blue                                                 M16, M55, M60, W35, W40

Short Blue                                      M65, W18, W20, W45, W50

Green                                              M70, W16, W55, W60

Short Green                                  M75, M80, M85, W65, W70, W75,
Verr Short Green W80, W85

Light Green                                  M14, W14

Orange                                            M12, W12

Yellow                                             M10, W10


String course TBC


Limited Entry on the Day Registration:   10:00 am to 11.00am

Starts:                                                                 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Courses close:                                                   2:15 pm

Electronic punch:            EPS-SI on all courses.       Dibber hire £1.00/ juniors free


Preferably via: www.fabian4.co.uk, or by Standard Entry Form (cheques to Chigwell & Epping Forest OC) to:

Mitre 2018, 11 Rosemount, Harlow, Essex, CM19 4 HS.

Closing date for receipt of entries: Tuesday 4 December 2018, 23:59hrs.

Limited entry on the day. Late entries subject to availability of maps.

Final details and results on www.chig.org.uk 

Entry Fees:       

Up to 9/11/18                             BOF Seniors £13: Non BOF Seniors £15; Juniors £4.

From 9/11/18 to 4/12/18       BOF Seniors £15: Non BOF Seniors £17; Juniors £5

On the Day                                  BOF Seniors £17: Non BOF Seniors £19; Juniors £5

On the Day                                  (Orange, Yellow & White courses)  Newcomers £5.



Organiser:         Ray Curtis        Tel: 01279 418699   Email: Curtis.rosemount@sky.com

Planner:             Tony Maycraft

Controller:         Mike  Edwards (RAFO)


N.B.         Competitors take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety.