STOP PRESS! 2013 Race Day Plan

 I am pleased to announce that we can finally reveal our Race Plan for 2013 so please check the Event Calendar for the first Race Day on the 24th March and have a read of the information there as nearly everything has changed and in some cases quite a deal.

I am sure once you apply the classes to the bike or bikes you wish to ride you will see that you will get a minimum of 6 rides on one bike plus of course your warm up or sighting lap. Remember the focus on the day is to get through the whole programme which, if fully subscribed, will account for some 94 races!

We have kept our race entry fees to pretty much what you paid last year remembering that riders do not have to pay coming through the gate any more as it has been absorbed by the club in the way of additional track hire fees

One other thing not mentioned in the blurb on the Race Day page is that we will be paying our friendly people from the Scouts organisation (who have served us well at the canteen in 2012) to be 3 of our corner marshalls for each of our events.

This will elevate the always dreaded task of trying to get flaggies at our events but it does not take away the need to have the following,

  • Last lap and chequered flag person
  • Lap scorers as we are not using transponders this year
  • Starter
  • Start gate personnel
  • Race order announcer or race usher as i call it.
  • Start gate flaggie

Trying to get people to do these jobs is always a problem for any club but without people to do these jobs we just cannot race, so hopefully people out there can bring someone with them or, perhaps if they're not riding, lend a hand themselves.

What would be a great benefit, is if someone, who knows prior, that they (or a friend they know) can help out on the day would let us know upfront. Maybe you (or your mate) has a particular job eg. Chequered Flag that you would like to do …. just nominate to do that job and its yours. Another good job (if you can call any job good) is Starter!

You will see from the Event Calender that we have 4 dates this year plus the Charity Weekend. The first 3 dates being the 3 Race Round of the series and the 4th date a rain-off date should we have the need for it.

Membership Renewal

A reminder is that all club memberships are due for those that have not already renewed for 2013

Training Day

I need to also ask for expressions of interest for the proposed Training Day on the 23rd of March. This is a full day event which will cater for juniors, nippers seniors and side cars if we have the numbers to hold it. It is also the day before our 1st race meet the 24th of March so it may come in handy for some folk.

Please take the time to read the Race Plan for 2013 carefully and feel free to email any questions/criticisms/praise you may have.

LATE NEWS FLASH!

 Re the Sydney Dirt tTrack series, entry forms will be sent out soon and there will be provision to enter for the 3 rounds upfront for those die hards who know they will want to ride all 3 rounds and get there spots secured on the grid.

 One thing not mentioned was that all heats and finals will be 3.5 laps

 So far i have had a great response to the new format with one member boasting that with 2 bikes he can get 8 rides!

 But, of course, change doesn’t always suit everyone and I have 2 classes which have been combined at present due to previous low numbers being the pre 75 125 and pre 70 class which is now combined and has affected a couple of members. So if there are enough guys/girls out there who wish to ride these classes I need to hear from at least 6 of you from each discipline before I can really change anything.

 

Hoping everyone has had a great start to the year !

Regards

Roosta

0418461189




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ON ANY SUNDAY ENTRIES

Entries are now closed - 22/05/2015 3:03pm

 KING OF NEPEAN
25th & 26th JULY 2015

Entries are now out for the King of Nepean to be held by Nepean Motor Sports Club Ltd​ at Nepean Raceway. This meeting is for Seniors only.

Classes are:
King of Nepean – Unlimited - King of Nepean Limit of 48 entries
Pro 250cc - 100cc to 150cc 2 stroke & 200cc to 250cc 4 stroke. Limit of 24 entries
Pro 450cc – 250cc 2 stroke & 450cc 4 stroke. Limit of 36 entries
Pro Open – Unlimited – Limit of 24
Ladies - Unlimited – Limit of 12
Under 40yrs – Unlimited - Limit of 24 entries
Over 40yrs – Unlimited - Limit of 24 entries
Evolution – up to 250cc – Limit of 12 entries
Evolution – up to 500cc – Limit of 12 entries
Sidecar – Up to 1100cc- limited 6 sidecars
NB. Limited to the number of entries.

Prize Money for the King of Nepean only
1st $ 500 - 2nd $250 - 3rd $100

Entry Fees
If you enter the King of Nepean Fee is $100 and then any other class is $30 each.
Senior solo classes other then the King of Nepean $70 than any other class $30 each. Sidecars $90

Camping at the track for $5 per night.

Entries and sup regs online at

http://www.racesecretary.com/king-of-nepean

 

 ON ANY SUNDAY ENTRIES CLOSE 22nd MAY

Just a reminder that entries close for the CPMCC Dirt track event very soon

Response so far has been very good with 2 classes  full all ready
 
Classes that need riders atm are 
 
Evo 4 stroke
Pre 70
Pre 75 125
pre 75 250
Pre 90 250
 
These classes at present are short of the mark and if they dont improve will be combined with another class
 
Also if anyone has someone they can nominate to be a flag marshall for the day (rewarded) this could save me asking for them at riders brief again as racing cannot start untill we have the appropriate people .
 
Looking  forward to seeing some of you who have enrolled for the Nepean coaching day on the 17th May
Sorry but it is full
 
Cheers
 Roosta   0418461189

 

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