Final Instructions - Grittenham Rd3
Round 3 Grittenham SN15 4JW
Sunday 16th August 2020
The Shaw family and Nora MX 2020 Team welcome you to your Revised Nora MX 2020 Race season.
Firstly, thank you all for your patience and support over the past 5 months of uncertainty due to the Covid 19 pandemic. This Virus has not gone away so let us all be cautious and mindful and we as a family appreciate your understanding for the following changes that we have put in place so we can continue our race season in line with ACU and Government advise, and with everyone’s health and safety a priority.
On line Entries only via the ACU and only by acceptation entry via Nora telephone (at discretion of the Nora MX Club Secretary.
Day licences will need to be pre purchased with entry.
Gates open 2pm Saturday and 6.30am Sunday.
Signing on by Secretary of the meeting at gate.2pm – 6.30pm Sat and 7am – 8.30am Sunday
Camping open from 2pm on Saturday and £10 fee paid at the Gate on entry - please display camping ticket on your dashboard. You will also receive a camping lottery ticket – please bring with you to the riders briefing on race morning (snooze you lose).
Vehicle parking, all vehicles to be parked as per the social distancing parking instructions of Nora MX club officials – all vehicles to be parked with awning / door side to your neighbours’ blank side.
Additional cars will be parked in a separate zone and may require a short walk to pit / race area.
No Public Spectators.
Hand sanitizer stations positioned around pit areas.
Please respect all social distancing and guidance signage as per ACU regulations (this is your club and as members and accompanying family we ask you all to help us make this a successful event).
Please take your Rubbish Home. (Bags will be given to you at the entry gate).
Scrutineering under the Yamaha tent in the pits 2 – 6.30pm Saturday and 7.30 – 8,30am Sunday (Don't forget Helmets) and will be as per ACU Covid19 special arrangements:- Machines/helmets/body armour etc. will be inspected visually by the Technical Official - under the supervision of the Technical Official the competitor will be instructed to demonstrate the working condition of brakes, throttle and footrests etc. A visual inspection of the helmet for signs of damage and the presence of a gold stamp will be carried out without handling the item.
Transponder hire and collection at back of timing truck including any admin / signing on queries 2-6.30pm Saturday and 7-8.30 am Sunday.
No Tannoy on site.
NO starting bike engines before 9.30am Sunday.
Kill switches will be checked in holding area at practise session.
Walking pace to and from start & finish through the paddock – please respect safety otherwise penalties may be applied.
Dogs Welcome on leads. (Please be a responsible dog owner and lift your dog poo).
BBQ’s on Stands.
No loud music after 10.30pm and generators off at 11pm.
Noise Testing will be carried out. The organisers / Clerk of the Course will at random carry out noise testing during any race day.
Final standings from end of round 2 will determine start position at round 3 and so on…...
Nora MX 2020 a “play nicely” on and off the track and including on social media as poor or abusive behaviour will not be tolerated.
All bikes need to display your correct race number on front & rear number boards, if incorrect then this will need to be rectified before you can race.
Rip n Roll Holeshot Prize (Googles) – Masters B Class
(Please come to the Race Truck to Collect, kindly sponsored by Rip N Roll).
Race Day Marshalls: -
8.30 am Marshalls meet at rear of race truck to sign on and collect Marshalls PPE packs, lunch voucher, flags.
8.45 Marshalls briefing and on marshal points 9.15am.
Race Day Sunday 16th August 2020
NO STARTING BIKES BEFORE 9.30AM
8.45am Riders Briefing - all riders must attend. (don’t forget your camping lottery ticket – prize to be won!).
Inters & Novice Riders please have bikes ready in the holding area.
Quad Bikes in PIT / Paddock to and from Start and Finish areas MUST be ridden at WALKING pace only.
Sunday Rd 3 - 9.30am – 3 Lap practice
Inters & Novice 3 lap Practise
Pro & Pro Am - 3 lap Practise
Masters A / B - 3 lap Practise
250 Group - 3 lap Practise
50/100cc Group - 3 lap Practise
Elite & Clubman - 3 lap Practise
Inters & Novice - 12 Minutes + 1 lap
Pro & Pro Am 20 Minutes + 1 lap
Masters A & B - 13 Minutes + 1 lap (Holeshot prize = Master B)
250’s Group - 12 Minutes + 1 lap
50/100 cc - 10 Minutes + 1 lap
Elite & Clubman - 15 Minutes + 1 lap
Race times are for guidance only; Race durations are subject to change depending on conditions.
The decision of the organisers on any matter at any time is final
Wishing you all a safe and great days racing.
Thank you - Richard Shaw and the Nora MX 2020 Team