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28-Jan-09, 10:44 AM
This Map shows all of the hovercraft racing sites in the UK - click on the chequered flag for details of each site.

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4274Towcester Racecourse,London Road<br/>Towcester<br/>NN12 6LB<br/><br/><br/><br/>This fast course has two lakes with <br/> tricky transitions. Many of the corners are <br/>on a gradient which adds to the challenge.<br/>Set in the infield of the racecourse public <br/>viewing is fantastic! A real drivers course.<br/>The venue for the <br/>World Hovercraft Championships 2010.,52.125299,-0.973259: 1707Rother Valley,Rother Valley Country Park<br/>Mansfield Road<br/>Wales Bar<br/>Sheffield<br/>S26 5PQ<br/><br/>This mostly water course with two short sections of land really separates <br/>the men from the boys. With high speed <br/>straights and sweeping corners <br/>craft control is tested to the limit.<br/>,53.348931,-1.328058: 1706Jakes Place,'The Shade'<br/>Sharnford<br/>Leicestershire<br/>LE10 3PG<br/><br/><br/>Another mostly land based course with a small lake. <br/>This course features a long hill which the drivers climb with a hairpin <br/>at the top before coming back down the <br/>hill towards the lake. Scrubbing enough speed off to <br/>make the turn at the bottom of the hill is the key to <br/>being fast around this course., 52.508147,-1.307437:1704Claydon, Middle Claydon<br/>nr Buckingham<br/>Bucks<br/>MK18 2EY<br/><br/><br/>Set in the grounds of Claydon House this popular course<br/> has a testing mix of fast<br/>straights and technical sections<br/>making it a real challenge.<br/>The fast water straight is right in<br/>front of the spectator viewing area - <br/>getting you as close as possible<br/>to the action!<br/>,51.919853,-0.962420:4275Henstridge Airfield,The Marsh<br/>Henstridge<br/>Somerset<br />BA8 0TN<br/><br/><br/>A brand new course for 2010!<br/>Come and watch the drivers<br/>try and tame this new course.<br/>,50.983697, -2.347847:1705Gang Warily,Newlands Rd<br/>Blackfield<br/>Southampton<br/>Hampshire<br/>SO45 1GAA <br/><br/>A tight and twisty technical course that <br/>tests the drivers craft control.<br/>Smooth flowing driving is the key to a fast laptime here.<br/>Great spectator viewing from the<br/> bank means you can see <br/>almost all of the course.<br/>, 50.825118,-1.370716