Winter Championship Round 2 Results

Well done to everyone who took part in Round 2 of the Winter Championship.
Tough conditions  for all with damp conditions throughout.
Congratulations to the winners in Nitro and Ebuggy.

 

Nitro Podium
2nd Barkley Abernethy   1st Bradley Baird          3rd Jimmy Chan

 

Ebuggy Podium
2nd David Yaffe               1st Colin Whelan                3rd Gary Hunter

 

1/10th Electric Off Road National Championships

                       

1/10th Electric Off Road National Championships

Round 3, Sunday, August 19th, Navan Nitro Nuts (NNN)

Hi All,

We just want to give drivers some information in advance of Round 3 of the 1/10th Off Road Electric Nationals.

Gates open from 8.30am

Booking in will be open from approx. 9 until 10 (will be announced over PA)

Track open from 9 to 10 for open practice.

Drivers briefing approx. 10.15

First race 10:30 sharp.

There will be a 30 min lunch break after Qualifying

Finals will start approx. 2pm

Qualifying will be 3 rounds, Round by Round, with best 2 rounds to count.

Finals will be 3 legs, with best 2 to count.

Timing system is Mylaps RC4.

Pitting space will be first come first served.

Please see www.nnn.ie for location details.

Race fee is €10 for first class, €5 for second.

Control Tyre Schumacher Mini Spike or Ballistic Buggy Minispike. You will not be allowed race without these on ALL DRIVEN AXLES

 

Rules can be found here:

http://rccaoi.com/index.php/rules

You must be a member of the RCCAOI and an affiliated club to race. Please join before the race day, though we will take forms on the day. But remember we are racing too, and can do without the extra headacheJ!

Remember, if you want to race 2WD and 4WD 1/10th this is now considered 2 classes, so you must sign up for both.

http://rccaoi.com/index.php/join

If you have any questions regarding anything, please contact us at tenth-off-road@rccaoi.com

We can’t answer questions on Facebook, as there are too many groups to monitor!

2018 Astro Masters

Details and Entry forms for the 2018 Astro Masters event are now available.

Click Here for details

Volunteers needed for Track maintenance

Help Needed

To all the members, there is currently work going on to repair and tidy the track along with facilities around the track for all members to enjoy but this requires some volunteers to help out. If you can spare a few hours of your time please contact Frank for details regarding what evening the work parties will be on site and the jobs still needing to be worked on.

Summer Results now live

 

Results are now Live for the 2018 Summer Championships – Timings and championship result.
Next round is July 1th.

Summer Championship Round 2

Sunday June 10th is round 2 of the summer championship.
Gates open at 9am with racing from 10.30am,
Register at race control before hit the track.

2018 AstroMasters

 

Details now available for the 2018 Astro Masters.

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AGM 2017

All Members, its been a while since we last had a club meeting. So before we get going on the Summer championship we would like to have a meet up, the plan is for next Wednesday 3rd May at 8pm in the The Balreask Arms for the members of the club to discuss some topics relating to the club, racing events and projects etc.. If you are a member we would appreciate your attendance and of course your ideas. Cya all there.

2017 Astro Masters – Back For More – Bigger Better and The Best on Astro

Date Change for Astro Masters to April 8th & 9th – check out our Facebook page for details – more time to prepare and let’s the biggest Winter Championships EVER close out in style 🙂

ENTRY FORM and PayPal Pre-Pay instructions now available for download on our Facebook Page – CLICK HERE

 

Hello and welcome to what we hope will be a good weekend’s racing and a bit of fun on and off the track!

A reminder of how our track runs (CLICK HERE for New clubhouse video) or (CLICK HERE for Old clubhouse video) – but I think the layout will be a little different!! for this event – thanks for fantastic videos Greg.

Astro Masters timetable

(We will be running – format depends on numbers but at minimum Open Practice Saturday morning with Heats pm and more Heats & Finals Sunday – BBQ Saturday eve.)

Limited Camping On-Site with facilities so let me know so I can plan pitches!!

Don’t forget to download your entry forms as soon as they are posted (watch this space) and you can pay on-line (thanks to those who have already done this – great to see the enthusiasm building).   Read below for more details and keep an eye on this web site and the Facebook page as this is just a quick preview of what’s to come.

Thanks for all the interest and due to popular demand (lots of lads working on Saturday) then you can race Sunday only but we need to know that in advance for marshall planning on Saturday?  

This is a 2 day event so plan your weekend around it – check out the accommodation around Navan from our web site. 

A lot of work being done on and around the track over the last year so thanks to all the lads (and lassies) who have put in the hours.  

OK here is the first draft of what we are looking at;

 

Important Note –

– This is planned as a fun weekend for all levels of driver from beginner to pro

– Limited Handout PTs available for new drivers who want to to see their results – must be pre-booked!

– Tyres are the drivers choice to keep it all simple

– Rules and final decisions by NNN Race director on the day

 

Race Durations

– 1:8 electric & nitro heats 7 minutes

– 1:8 electric final 15 minutes

– 1:8 nitro finals A 51 mins, B 20 mins, C+ 15 mins

Friday evening 

  • Considering Open practice for anyone who wants to make a complete weekend out of it – arranged in advance with club – to be confirmed based on level of interest?

Saturday

– Gates open 8.30am (may change to keep watching) 
– Briefing 9.00-9.15am
– Practice starts 9.30am to 11.15am in heat order. Marshal after your heat. Heat 9 to Marshall heat 1.
– 11.30am Start of 3 x qualifying heats
– final timetable & number rounds depends on numbers (still receiving requests / changes 😁)
– Finish by 6pm
– Free BBQ for all racers trackside (yep Carel is back with his kettle BBQ!)

Sunday

– Gates open 8.30 (may change so keep watching) 
– 2 x qualifying heats starts 10.00am
– Finals start by 1pm (all going well!)
– Presentations and away home 6pm

 

Marshalling

– For Heats – marshall after you run

– For Finals – nitro marshals nitro final after your run

– Electric buggies same format if possible (finalise closer to event depending on   entries per class)

 

Entry Forms & Any questions

– Payment by cash on the day or via

– PayPal (Send Money) to nnnmembership@eircom.net

– Email eod2003@eircom.net with questions and/or completed entry form

– Limited Camping On-Site with facilities so let me know so I can plan pitches!!

 THE ASTRO MASTERS 2016 – it was the event to bring 1:10 & 1:8 together but this years it’s 1:8 only and we’ll consider a special 1:10 weekend if can get the numbers :-).  

Get ready for a 2 day driving experience with a bit of fun on & off the track.

Download entry forms from Face Book Page – link to 2017 Entry Forms to be posted here – see link below 🙂

CLICK HERE

NNN Winter Championship Dates

NNN- winter championship dates!!!!!!

R1 – October 23rd,

5th & 6th November (ASTRO – CUP)!!!!

R2 – 20th November,

R3 – 4th  December,

R4 – 18th December,

X – MAS BREAK!!!!!

R5 – 15th January,

R6 – 29th January,

R7 – 12th February,

R8 – 26th February,

R9 – 12th March,

R10 – 26th March.

Spare date (if any cancellation)

9th April 

Best 6/10 rounds count!!!!!