Mens and Womens Cross Country Mitcham Common 12th January 2012.

Mens and Ladies Cross Country Mitcham Common 12th January 2012

Nearest tram stop = Beddington Lane

Ladies 12:00

Please arrive by 11.15 to allow time to collect numbers and warm up.

There will be a group meeting at Wimbledon Station at 10.30am to travel by tram to Mitcham common.

Mens 14:30

Please arrive by 13.45 to allow time to collect number and warm up.

There will be a group meeting at Wimbledon Station at 12.40am to travel by tram to Mitcham common.

 

 

 

The course:

 

 

 

Both Mens and Ladies courses are 8.4km long consisting of three laps of Mitcham Common.  The  course is likely to be very muddy and spikes or trail shoes are recommended ( if you have them).

 

 

 

The course map is in attachment below.

 

 

 

DIRECTIONS: 

 

 

 

The Eco centre is located on Windmill Road, off the A236 (Croydon Road).  THERE IS A CAR

 

 

 

PARK AT THE ECO CENTRE BUT THE NUMBER OF SPACES IS EXTREMLEY LIMITED. Please do not use the Harvester Pub Car Park next to the Eco Centre. There is also no street parking near the start.

 

 

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: PLEASE USE PUBLIC TRANSPORT WHERE POSSIBLE.

 

 

 

By Rail/Tram

 

 

 

The nearest station is Mitcham Junction. Mitcham Eastfields is also a short walk away. Trains

 

 

 

 leave Clapham Junction every half an hour for both Mitcham Junction and Mitcham EastfieldsThe nearest tram stop is Beddington Lane.

 

 

 

 By Bus

 

 

 

The 118, S1 or 264 buses all stop at the Common.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Post Cross Country:

 

 

 

Post Cross Country drinks will be in the Fire Stables, Wimbledon Village form 7.30pm.  All very welcome- even if you haven’t run

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you are interested in running please e-mail ladiescaptain@windmilers.org.uk or menscaptain@windmilers.org.uk .