The Ridge Motorsports Park, Shelton WA
Entry Deadline: 01 July 2017
APPLY FOR THIS RACE
All-access spectator passes $30 at the gate, cash only. Kids under 16 free.
Price and signup details TBA.
NO EARLY ARRIVAL BEFORE FRIDAY MORNING. The Ridge has an event until 9pm on Thursday, and you will be turned away if you arrive early.
Friday, 25 August 2017
7am: Gates Open
8:15am: Drivers meeting for testing drivers
9am-5pm: Testing on track - in sessions.
1pm-5pm Mandatory Friday tech inspection. Every car and at least one driver per team must be present for Friday tech. No Saturday tech will be offered.
Saturday, 26 August 2017
7am: Gates open
9am: Mandatory drivers' meeting
10am-6:30pm: Race session I
Sunday, 27 August 2017
9am-3pm: Race session II
3pm: Checkered flag
5pm: An unruly herd of deer pick the paddock clean, better get out.
PITS AND PADDOCK
Overnight camping allowed
Pit vehicle restrictions: Except for street vehicles coming to or leaving the facility, no motorized vehicles may be used on track property from one hour after the checker/on track running until sunrise. No firearms or fireworks may be used on track property. No "razor"-type scooters allowed ever.
Pit assignments: First-come, first crowded-in-like-sardines
BBQ's allowed: Contained only
Running water: Remains to be seen - though they've built a go-kart track
Bathrooms: Allegedly now open with running water!
Electrical Hookups: None
Fuel Sold on site: No
Waste Oil Disposal: Track does not have receptacles for waste oil, nor can they deal with spent tires. Be prepared to bring that off-site. There's a waste oil recycling center 1/4 mile from the track on the same road.
The Ridge will fine teams $250 for uncleaned-up oil/fuel spills in the paddock. So: 1. Try not to spill; 2. Bring cardboard/drip pans to prevent spills from hitting the pavement; 3. Tell track staff to help you clean up spills if needed.
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• Fueling only in designated Fuel Area (Hot Pit - Bring a method for dragging your fuel to and from the hot pit area. The rest will be defined @ driver’s meeting.)
• Two people minimum, one holding extinguisher
• All people in Fuel Area must wear the same safety gear as a driver
• Engine and kill switch must be OFF during fueling
• NO ONE ALLOWED IN THE CAR DURING FUELING
• A NEW DRIVER CAN GO INTO THE CAR AFTER FUELING
• ABSOLUTELY NO OTHER WORK DURING FUELING (no tire checks, etc.)
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