South East Relays – Hainault (CHIG)

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31 May 2015 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Hainault Forest Country Park
Ilford, Greater London IG6 3UT
Online via Fabian4. Entry on Day
Tony Maycraft
0208 508 4407

The South East Relay Championships

Hainault Forest Country Park

Sunday 31 May 2015

Final Details [PDF]

Event Overview

This event is open to all clubs but only clubs affiliated to SEOA are eligible to win SEOA medals. Prizes will be awarded to the three class winners from SEOA clubs plus the fastest all female & all junior teams in the open class. Each team is made up of three runners, and there will be a mass start.

In addition to the relay courses, the Yellow and Orange Courses are open for individuals and family groups who would like to try orienteering.


From the North at junction of A113 and A1112, south on A1112 approx 2.5 miles. Straight on at traffic lights at Chigwell Row. Follow signs to Country Park. Turn left into park, just before traffic lights.

From the South at junction of A12 and  A1112, north on A1112 approx 3 miles. Turn right into park, just past traffic lights.

From M25, Junction 28. A12 direction Romford. After approx 4.5 miles, turn right at traffic lights onto A1112, then proceed as above.

Car Park

Park as directed. Pay and Display (£3).  Foxburrows Car Park, Hainault

Forest Country Park, Chigwell Row, Essex.   Grid ref TQ 478929.

Nearest tube station is Hainault (1.5 miles) Central Line.

Car park is located within 200 metres to start/finish from car park.

Dogs welcome if under control.


Hainault Forest Country Park. 1:10,000- Updated 2015.

Mixed woodland and open parkland, much bramble but good path network.


Mass Starts: Open 10:30 am; Junior 10:35; Handicap 10:40.

Courses close:   2:00 pm

Relay Classes & Courses

Class Start Time Lap 1 Lap 2 Lap 3
Open / Women Open 10:30 Short Blue Green Short Blue
Junior 10:35 Yellow Orange Yellow
Handicap 10:40 Short Blue* Green* Orange*

* Lap order varies between team

For the handicap class, the team’s total handicap score must not exceed 46, and for the junior class (M/W 18 & younger) the team’s total handicap score must not exceed 35.

10 8 8
12 10 9
14 12 10
16 14 11
18 16 12
20 18 13
21 20 15
35 19 13
40 18 12
45 16 11
50 15 10
55 14 9
60 13 8
65 12 7
70 11 6
75 10 5
80 9 4
85 8 3

Relay Entries

Relay teams of 3 pay the aggregate of entry fees for the three team members. Entry via Fabian4 only.

£7.00 Seniors/ £2.50 Juniors.

Individual Entries

Orange and Yellow courses are available to those who wish to try out orienteering. First starts 10:45, last start 12:00.

There is no advance entry on these courses – entry on the day only.
Fees £7 adult , £9 for adults who are not members of as British Orienteering affiliated club, £2.50 junior.

Electronic punch

EPS-SI. Dibber hire £1.00

Entry Fees

Entry via Fabian 4. Details to follow shortly.


Planner: Tom Edelsten

Controller:Vince Roper (SLOW)

Organiser: Tony Maycraft Tel: 0208 508 4407


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