Ridlins Wood Athletics Track

Ridlins Wood Playing Fields
Woodcock Road

Telephone: 01438 852886, 01438 356177 (enquiries, not at track)
Fax: 01438 740296 (not at track)


Type: Synthetic, 400m, 8 lanes, 8 lane straight

Authority: Hertfordshire
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

NUTS Name: Stevenage

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: TL 265226
National Grid Reference: 526500, 222600

Paper Maps:
A-Z Hertfordshire 7C 52
A-Z Stevenage 1H 31
OS Explorer Map: 193
OS/Philip's Hertfordshire 51 E1

Train: Stevenage (2M)

Opening Times: Tue & Thu 1800-2000, Sun 1000-1300
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: Adult 2.50, Club members Adult 1.25, Junior 1.00

Track Diagram: Click here
Field Event Facilities: Full - 1 HJ, 2 PV (1L-DE), 2 LJ/TJ (1L-DE), 2 SP, 2 DT, 1 HT (DT/HT 1C-INT, DT only 1C-INT), 2 JT
S/C Water Jump: Inside track, height adjustable

Changing: Full in pavilion at track
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: 200 covered

Track Certification: Full - valid until 28th Feb 2008

Clubs: Fairlands Valley Spartans RC, Stevenage & North Herts AC

Pictures: Please browse the selection here.

The display of inline maps of track locations is no longer
a free service and so has had to be withdrawn

Please use the Electronic Map links

Sponsorship for is being sought
Please contact Tim Grose

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Other Info:
The track was originally cinder and upgraded to synthetic in 1996 with funding from the Lottery Sports Fund. The surface is Spiketop. The stand and sports pavilion opened in April 2005.

Last update: 28/10/2003

Please send any amendments to Tim Grose

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