Chiddingfold MBO SCORE EVENT SUNDAY 11TH Jul 2021

The next event of the SLOW MBO Score 2021 Series will be held at Chiddingfold in the Surrey Hills on Sunday 11th July.

News, updates and discussion may be posted on the SLOW Facebook event and London & SouthEast Adventure Racers Facebook group.

Event Centre

LocationSurrey Hills
AddressChiddingfold Village Hall, Coxcombe Lane, Chiddingfold, Surrey, GU8 4QA
Latitude/longitude51.1122, -0.6315
OS grid referenceSU959357
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap

The event will be based at Chiddingfold Village Hall. Instructions on maintaining social distance will be emailed to all riders before the event.

Getting there

The event is located in the southern part of the Surrey Hills south of Guildford and Godalming. Parking is available at the village hall. Overflow parking is available on the road, please be considerate of access for local residents. The nearest train stations are Witley or Haselmere.

Event Details

Maps will be landscape A4 1:25,000 Ordnance Survey. The event will use Sport Ident electronic punching at all controls.  2 and 3 hour options are available, the 3 hour course will be Small Area Format (SAF).

General information about entering is available on the  MBO Score 2021 page.

This is a public event – all are welcome.

OnlinePayment on the day
Adult Day Rider£9£12
BMBO / SLOW Members£8£11
Under 21 (on 31st Dec)£5£6

Only contactless SIAC dibbers may be used & will be provided if you don’t have your own. Lost SIAC dibbers will be charged at £63.

All participants are asked to pre-enter.  If possible please use the BMBO entry system. If entries have closed there is an option to send an entry form via email. For entry using the form, payment may be made on the day by contactless card payment or cash. The closing date for online entries is shown on the BMBO website.

START TIMES Riders will be pre-allocated a 30 minute window between 9:00 & 11:00

The event will be run under British Mountain Bike Orienteering rules, which competitors are advised to read in advance. The BMBO also has some helpful MBO Score tips.

All riders must wear a helmet and carry a whistle and first aid kit (a minimum of plasters & dressings). The following equipment is also recommended:

  • Mobile phone for use in an emergency
  • Waterproof top
  • Compass and map board or cardboard to support the map on your handlebars

There will be series prizes for top senior male/female, veteran male/female and youth categories, based on the best 3 results over the course of the year.

Anyone who has symptoms of COVID-19, who is living in a household with someone who has a possible or confirmed COVID-19 infection, or who has been asked to isolate by NHS Test and Trace should remain at home.

Two participants who are looking after children may start early and both ride 2 hour events one after the other.

All competitors take part at their own risk.

Results will be available on the SLOW and BMBO websites shortly after the event.

Planner/Organiser: Julian Hemsted