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MITRE & SE Middle Championships – Epping East
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Sunday 8 December 2019

“Michael Brandon” Mitre- National Event and SE League, incorporating the South East Middle Distance Championships

Epping Forest Far East



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: Parking is at Epping St John’s Secondary School, CM16 5JB. Park as directed. Cost £1 per vehicle. GR TL452018 .

Public transport:  Epping 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. Pedestrian school entrance is at end of this road.

Facilities: Toilets at school.       To be confirmed:  traders.

Start and finish: Bus service to/ from Epping Forest. Approx 300m walk to Start and 300m to Finish from bus stop. Note there is a marshalled road crossing. Allow 20 – 25 minutes from St John’s School to the start.

Map: Epping Forest Far East, updated 2019 1:10,000   Mixed deciduous forest.

Courses:            The SE League recommended age classes are offered:

Black                                        M21 M35 M40 M18 M20
Brown                                      M45 M50 W21 W18 W20
Blue                                          M55 M60 M16 W35 W40
Green                                       M65 M70 W16 W45 W50
Short Green                            M75 M80 M85 W55 W60 W65
Very Short Green                  W70 W75 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:                                 1:45 pm

Prizegiving:                                     2:00pm


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

Final details and results on

Entries: Preferably via:, or by SEF (cheques to Chigwell & Epping Forest OC) to: Mitre 2019, 11 Rosemount, Harlow, Essex, CM19 4 HS. Closing date for receipt of entries: Tuesday 3 December 2019, 23:59hrs. Limited Entry on the Day. Late entries subject to availability of maps.


Entry Fees:

Up to 03/12/19                    BOF Seniors £15: Non BOF Seniors £17; Juniors £5

Entry on the Day                 BOF Seniors £18: Non BOF Seniors £20; Juniors £7

Orange and yellow courses     Newcomers £7.



Organiser:            Ray Curtis            Tel: 01279 418699   Email:

Planner:                Tony Maycraft

Controller:            Andrew Evans (DFOK)


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