Its early doors at the moment, there is an extensive plan for the area, of which we form one small part.
At the moment the lack of way marking is deliberate, and will reamin so until we've got the infra structure in place to support heavier traffic. As a volunteer group we are looking at how we can keep on top of trail maintenance and rotation of trails to avoid heavy erosion becoming the problem it is at Thetford.
The reason we are starting to host racing is to work towards generating a revenue stream that we can then reinvest back into the trails. The current one is our first, and what revenue we generate will be used to buy training for volunteers to further our objectives.
The obvious question is wheres the FC's input? Well the FC is a loss making government department that for the 3 forests in the Sandlings has a total workforce of 3 people. They have been enormously supportive, but the fact is theres no dosh in the kitty, so the choices were sit about moaning, or do something about it, we've chosen the latter.
There you go, a potted history