Handicap routes 2017

Race 1, April. Club Championship/Trevor’s Challenge. Distance 3.8 miles. Start in Riverside Walk, near level crossing. Continue along track to Forest Road, turn right following the road, past the Temple Inn, to Mint Road. Turn left into Mint Road; at the end of the road turn right, under the railway bridge into Warren Road. At the next junction turn right into Rake Road, finishing at the Triangle Centre.

Race 2. May. Distance 3.7 miles. Start in Newman Collard car park. Turn right to Liss centre; turn right at mini roundabout and right again into old School Road coming back to the car park/start. Now, turn left up Hill Brow, turning right into Stodham Lane and left up Pruetts’ Lane. At the top turn right down the old A3 and right again down Stodham Lane. Follow the lane down, bearing right at the bottom and left at the grass triangle. At the ‘T’ junction turn right into Andlers Ash Road to the finish.

Race 3. June. Distance 4.2 miles. Start in Newman Collard car park. Turn left up Hill Brow, at the top turn left onto the old A3 and continue along to the ‘Flying Bull’. Turn left at the end of the car park taking the left fork down into St Patricks Lane and bearing left at the bottom into Rake Road, finishing at the Triangle Centre.

Race 4. July. Distance 5.08 miles. Start in Newman Collard car park. Turn left up Hill Brow, about half way up turn sharp left down into Woodlands Lane bearing left into Huntsbottom Lane. Bear right at the triangle and turn right into Rake Road then left into Wyld Green Lane. At the ‘T’ junction turn left along Mill Road, passing the Triangle Centre turning left at the mini roundabout up Hill Brow (repeat). Finishing at the ‘start’, Newman Collard car park.

Race 5. August. Distance 4.15 miles. Start at junction of Forest Road/Mint Road (just over the level crossing). Along Forest Road and turn right into Warren Road, shortly after passing under the railway bridge, turn left up Reeds Lane. At the next junction (post box in wall) turn right up Brewells Lane, at the top take the ‘hair pin’ right down into St Patricks Lane. Bear left at the bottom into Rake Road finishing at the Triangle Centre.

Race 6. September. Distance 3.6 miles. Start in Newman Collard car park. Turn right into Liss centre; turn right and cross the road joining Mill Road (Triangle Centre on your right). Follow Mill Road turning right into Wyld Green Lane, at the end turn right into Rake Road. After Hatch Lane turn left up Huntsbottom Lane bearing right into and up Woodlands Lane. At the top take the ‘hair pin’ right down Hill Brow and turn left into Stodham Lane. Continue straight to grass triangle and turn right down to Andlers Ash Road. Turn right into Andlers ash Road to the finish.