Firle Place, Area Festival

14th - 15th May 2022

Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival

Firle Place, Firle, BN8 6LP

BEDE Events Ltd

Event Sponsors


Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival is now hosting new classes to give non-qualified competitors the chance to enjoy competing at this fantastic venue.

We are thrilled to be opening up our entries to run normal BE80, BE90, BE100 and BE100 Open classes – these entries are open now.

Priority will be given to the Area Festival competitors entering before midday on Tuesday 20 April, however we urge anyone looking to make an entry to do so promptly

COVID Policy

With the 2021 season upon us, please ensure you have read our COVID policy which will be implemented at all BEDE Events which are affected. Any questions please ring our office

COVID Policy

Entries Secretary

BEDE Events Ltd
Phone: 01949 829 061

Please type Firle into the message title


Saturday 15th May - BE100 Area Championship, BE100Op Area Championship, BE100 Area Qualifier, BE80 Area Championship, BE80Op Area Championship, BE100 & BE100Op National Classes & BE80 National Classes

Sunday 16th May - BE90 Area Championship, BE90Op Area Championship, BE90 Area Qualifier, BE80 Area Qualifier, BE90 National Classes & BE18 National Classes

Course Walk

Click HERE to see the courses on CrossCountry App

Entries Open Date

5th April 2021

Ballot Date

20th April at 12noon

Late Entry Surcharge Date

21st April 2021

Withdrawals & Queries

For refunds and queries, please contact Please add Firle Place in your message title.

Withdrawals Policy


Stabling is available at Hickstead Showground which is 20mins away from Firle Place.

Stables are £36 per night, on shavings with electric hook up available. Option for hacking within the showground and arena hire is available.

Local amenities include: Pub, Mini Waitrose, Starbucks, Burger King within 10mins walk from the stables along with a Travelodge and B&B's.

To book please email

Please note all stabling is booked directly with Hickstead.


There are multiple hotels and B&B’s available in the local area.

Course Information

SJ Course Designer - John Farrell

XC Course Designer - Stuart Buntine

XC Course Builder - Scott Brickell