Hadleigh Farm in South Essex were proud hosts to the London 2012 Olympic Mountain bike events on the 11 - 12 August 2012.
The course was constructed taking advantage of the unique landscape of South Essex, providing the field of competitors with a challenge and spectators with an exciting, thrilling sporting event in the shadow of the stunning 700 year old Hadleigh Castle. Read more about the London 2012 Olympic Mountain Bike events>>
Work will begin on The Hadleigh Farm and Country Park Olympic Legacy Project in 2013. This will see the Olympic Mountain Bike course being retained and adapted for use by the public, as well Hadleigh Country Park being expanded and enhanced, providing opportunities for people to more fully access, enjoy and appreciate the area’s natural historic environment. Read more>>
The course is currently not open for public use. However, If you are an experienced mountain bike rider who has completed “black” grade trails at other UK trail centres or you have other appropriate coaching or skills qualifications, you might be able to join a guided ride. Read more>>