West Midlands League

West Midlands League

The West Midlands League is an inter-club competition based on a series of usually between 10-12 forest races running over a calendar year. Every participant can score points for their club. Courses are available for all ages.

Anyone can enter; you do not have to be a member of a club. Further details for each event will appear on club websites. The 2024 season is underway with seven events currently being planned:

114 JanuaryHOCBodenham Arboretum & Shatterford WoodsResults
224 MarchODCoombe Abbey Country Park (inc Yvette Baker heat)Results
315 SeptemberPOTOCBathpool; also WM Champsclub site
403 NovemberWRENesscliffeclub site
510 NovemberHOCEymore Woodsclub site
624 NovemberWCHOldacre & Middle Sherbrook (tbc)club site
78 DecemberODBrandon Woodclub site

Standings in the 2024 West Midlands League after the second event:

For a breakdown of these scores, please refer to the Club and Individual tables.

League events for 2023 were:

115 JanuaryHOCLongdon, Wyre ForestResults
226 FebruaryWREWrockwardine WoodResults
32 AprilODBentley Wood South inc WM ChampsResults
416 AprilWCHShoal Hill, Yvette Baker heatResults
53 SeptemberODBurton DassettResults
619 NovemberHOCBurlish TopResults
710 DecemberODSutton Park southResults

Full competition rules are here and the Roll of Honour for previous years is here.