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Essex Heats of British Lawnmower Racing Association Championships

The incredible Lawnmower Racing Championships are to be held at Blake House Craft Centre on 8th - 9th September, from 10.30am until 5pm.

While most people are content to use their lawnmowers to cut grass, a small band of adrenalin junkies are preparing their machines for something far more exciting – lawnmower racing! How fast can a lawnmower go? Come and find out! Watch and learn more about this fantastic sport as these expert drivers race around the track at top speed, with 40 rounds of heats to find this years world champs, in this spectacular annual event put on by the BLMRA (British Lawnmower Racing Association).

This year, entry to this thrilling event is completely free for visitors of all ages to come along and watch, so for great entertainment, mud and madness, come and see a sport with a difference on this special weekend.

The Original Great Maze is also open for the final weekend of the summer, with paths cut to create the traditional farming symbol of a wheatsheaf, so don’t miss the opportunity to take on the 2018 maize maze challenge.

There is lots to do at Blake House Craft Centre, so make sure you also take the opportunity to explore some of the unique craft centre shops, challenge friends on the minigolf course, visit our play area and of course see the amazing spectacle of the Lawnmower Racing.

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