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Full COVID plan will be updated as 2022 unfolds...
Please pit in your family bubble and keep a distance of 1m apart from others. Scan the QR code. The event has your contact tracing details. Hand washing is your personal responsibility. Sneeze in your own pit box.
SPECIAL NOTES ABOUT THE SOUTHLAND CHAMPS
Wallacetown Community Centre
Free offstreet venue parking available.
Welcome and free entry.
Friday 23 & Saturday 24 September 2022
Friday 23 September 2022
11:00 Site Meeting for Event Managers. Track Setup. Safety Checks.
13:00 Venue open to competitors.
Confirm your registration on arrival. Pay any outstanding entry fees. Pay before you play. Track available for practice after final inspection.
Southland Indoor Offroad Champs begins...
15:00 Timed free practice for all Offroad cars.
18:10 Track Closed (meal break)
18:15 Offroad Drivers Briefing
18:30 Offroad Qualifying starts
20:30 Estimated completion of Offroad qualifying
Saturday 24 September 2022
07:00 Venue Open.
07:15 Offroad free practice.
08:15 Track Closed
08:30 Offroad Finals Start
10:30 Estimated completion of Offroad Finals.
Onroad Track adjustment. Safety checks.
Southland Indoor Onroad Champs begins...
10:45 Timed free practice for all Onroad cars
12:45 Track Closed
12:45 Concourse for all cars. - Onroad Drivers Briefing
13:00 Onroad Qualifying starts
16:00 Estimated completion of Onroad qualifying
16:15 Onroad Finals Start
19:15 Estimated completion of Onroad Finals.
Prize Giving Presentation for both Championships.
Meeting organisers reserve the right to alter the timetable.
Venue is booked for the stated dates. Depending on entries, we are free to arrange when we come and go from the venue.
The Southland Society of Model Engineers are NZRCA affiliated.
The event will be run under the NZRCA code of conduct current at the time of the event.
Please respect the facilities and other competitors. Any behaviour considered unacceptable by the event organisers may result in the offender being excluded from the event. The safety of everyone is paramount.
SOUTHLAND OFFROAD CHAMPIONSHIP
Minimum of 3 Cars for a class to run:
4WD Buggy - 8.5 Blinky
2WD Buggy - 10.5 Blinky
Short Course 2WD - 10.5 Blinky
SOUTHLAND ONROAD CHAMPIONSHIP
Stock Touring (Under 17) - 21.5 Blinky or Silver Can
Tamiya TT02 - Strickly NZ Club Spec
Stock Touring - 21.5 Blinky or Silver Can
Super Stock Touring - 13.5 Blinky
Mini - Stock (Stock - 540 silver can)
Offroad classes are open rubber tyres.
No mini pins allowed in onroad classes.
Rubber radials allowed in Mini.
All Touring Car classes to use foam tyres.
Please make reference to who you are and "SL Champs"
Open practice will be timed.
Practice session between qualifying and finals will not be timed.
for both Offroad & Onroad Champs:
Three 5min. called staggered start heats for each class. Single fastest round determines your finals starting position.
for both Offroad & Onroad Champs:
Three 5min. finals for each class. IFMAR points system used to calculate the final results.
Rules follow the NZRCA, which can be found at https://www.nzrca.co.nz/rules
It is the competitors responsibility to ensure their car complies with the class rules for this event.
Prize Giving Presentation for both Championships follow the conclusion of racing Saturday evening.
The event will be run using computerised lap counting via LiveTime software and AMBrc4 system.
Decoder uses the latest firmware - older tranponders DO NOT WORK.
Invercargill RC Racers have 10 club transponders that can be assigned if required.
Indicate on your entry if you require a club assigned transponder.(You may need to share)
Every competitor must marshal the race immediately following their own, unless physically disabled or scheduled in back to back races. In these circumstances, the competitor must appoint a substitute marshal and advise the Race Director.
Please indicate on your entry if you will not be running a 2.4Ghz radio.
There is power available for general use during the meeting.
The venue has comprehensive kitchen and ablution areas. WE clean them before we exit.
The club will provide tea, coffee, savouries and drink, please bring a plate for a shared lunch on Saturday.
Wallacetown Dairy and Takeaways very close.
2WD Buggy 10.5
4WD Buggy 8.5
Short Course 2WD 10.5
Stock Touring 21.5
Stock Touring (Under 17)
Super Stock Touring 13.5
2WD Buggy 10.5 (1)
4WD Buggy 8.5 (1)
Short Course 2WD 10.5 (0)
Stock Touring 21.5 (0)
Stock Touring (Under 17) (2)
Super Stock Touring 13.5 (1)
Tamiya TT02 (0)