In conjunction with the Big Easy "Ride the Runway" at Easter weekend, you can take the opportunity to "race the runway" on the normally restricted access Hawkes Bay Airport.
Where: Hawkes Bay Airport
When: Sunday 20 April 2014, 09.50am SHARP
Entry fee: RCC members and Visitors $2.00, proceeds to Rescue Fire.
Registration is now closed. No late entries sorry! But you can come and watch (or help), or enter the fun ride starting at 10.00am (gold coin donation to Rescue Fire).
Fun ride entries on the day from 9.30am, fun ride starts 10.00pm.
The race will ride approximately 650m to the southern end of the runway.
From there you race flat out the full length of the runway (1.75km) before riding 1.1km back to the exit.
Race grades and Start Times are below. Assemble at 09:35am in the Rider Assembly area (see map). Compulsory roll call/briefing at 09:40am. Miss this and you will be watching or riding in the fun ride - no exceptions.
09.40 Roll Call/Briefing
09:50 A Grade
09:51 B Grade
09:52 C Grade
09:53 D Grade
09:54 E Grade
09:55 F Grade
09:56 G Grade
Limited to 16 riders per grade made up of two grids of eight riders starting at the same time. Your place on the grid is determined by your order of entry (i.e. first in, best dressed). Enter NOW!
No Prizes or recorded times - just the bragging rights for your grade! Timing tags or club numbers are NOT required.
No aero bars, TT or unbraked track bikes sorry.