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Tweet Friday 4th May 2018

Celebrate the 40th running of the Harvester Relays - entries now open!

The first Harvester Relays were run in 1978 in Ecclesall Woods and have been held every year since except 2001 (foot and mouth). The 40th event will be hosted by Southdowns Orienteers at Tilgate Forest near Crawley in Sussex on 23 June 2018.

Celebrate the 40th running of the Harvester Relays

Of particular note for this year’s event:

  • An indoor Event Centre with toilets and showers
  • Map re-surveyed from scratch for this event
  • Event Centre very close to Gatwick airport and the M23/M25
  • Pubs, fish & chip shop and cafes all within walking distance
  • Contactless punching
  • Urban event near Staines on the Saturday (23 June 2018).

Entry Details

Online entry now available here on Fabian.
Cost £10 per person (£5 for all junior/student teams)

The event will be enabled for contactless punching with SIACs available for hire if required. 

Further details on the Southdowns Orienteers website here