Dragon Quad Racing MCFederation British Quad XC Championship, these rules are to be read in conjunction with the MCF code of Practice for Cross Country and are in addition to and not instead of .
(for future reference just to simplify things XC stands for Cross Country)
MINIMUM SAFETY PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS
Engine lanyard kill switch , Attached to rider.
Full face helmet displaying the gold British standard stamp
Race boots, Goggles & Gloves
Body armour and neck brace are strongly advised.
Number Boards MUST be fitted to rear of ATV clearly visible from both sides of the ATV (fin style ). It is to our benefit that we have a physical way of knowing who you are in case of accidents or incidents on the track. It is also to your benefit that being should there be a problem with our transponder timing then the Track Time Keepers can still register you on the system for your points.
The Championship is open to members only, in order to score points you must be a registered Club Member by the start of Round 1.
The Championship is to be held over 6 Rounds with ALL to count towards the final standings. 10 Points will be awarded to the Rider who starts and completes 1 lap of Rounds 1-5, with 100 bonus points awarded to those who start Round 6.
You will be permitted to Push your machine over the finish line up to a maximum of 30 minutes after the chequered flag has signalled the end of the race, no outside assistance is permitted, if you receive a Marshall tow you can only return to the pits, you will not be allowed to cross the finish line. All repairs after a tow-back must be performed in the pits in order for the rider to restart the race and be included in the results. The Chequered flag signals the end of the race, if you are in the pits when the chequered flag is dropped you will DNF, no rider shall be permitted to leave the pits after the Chequered flag.
PLEASE NOTE: With the Adult Classes now allowing 15 year old Riders. Riders of 15 years+ will only be permitted to compete in some of the Adult Classes by prior Club consent and Approval to ensure the riders suitability and their abilities. Riders 15 to 17 years of age are only allowed to ride a Quad with a maximum of 450cc this applies to all classes. Anyone wishing to move up from the 250 classes please contact Ashley Holt. Riders from other clubs please note, if you are intending to race with us and you are only 15+ then please Call Ashley Holt. 07921 866929
EVENT CONTACT: Event / Race Director & coordinator Ashley Holt Tel: 07921 866929
SUPPLEMENTARY REGULATIONS: This event is held under MCFederation Cross Country Code.
LICENCE: All competitors must hold an official MCFederation Licence or you will have to purchase a Day Licence at £ 10, you will not be permitted to race without one. The organisers do not provide personal accident insurance for you the rider.
OFFICIALS: Event / Race Director. Clerk of Course: Ashley Holt.
TECHNICAL CONTROL OFFICER: Ashley Holt
TIMING/RACE CONTROL: T-Timing/ MCF
FIRST AID: Outdoor Medical Solutions
CHILD PROTECTION OFFICER: T.B.A
CLUB SECRETARY: Shelley Maybury email : firstname.lastname@example.org
BOOKING IN/MARSHAL CONTROL: T.B.A
BOOKING IN: Booking In closes at 16.00 p.m on the Friday night before the event. After that time any entry will be treated as a late entry of which an extra £10 on top of the stated class entry fee will be applied. Booking in for an event will be done via the MCF website it will be quick and simple, it will be made live in plenty of time for the first event, a link will be provided on the front page of Dragon Quad Racing website, and you will need your licence to book in, any concerns please ring Ashley Holt 07921 866929
CANCELLATION: Rider cancellations can only be accepted in writing up to 7 DAYS before the event. The promoters reserve the right to alter, abandon or postpone the meeting, or part of it, if circumstances beyond their control make it necessary.
CAMPING: As soon as you enter a Race Venue you must abide by the club rules, we do not own the land we have only rented the use of it ! Camping is available free of charge at most meetings from the Friday night, if the Committee are charged then we will have to pass it on. NO campfires please, remember the Landowner may not like you having open fires near Barns etc. Generators MUST be off by 11.00 p.m. It is a condition of acceptance of entry that the Promoters, Landowners or Associates shall not be responsible for any damage whatsoever, from theft, fire, accidental damage, or other causes or otherwise to a Quadbike, its accessories, any vehicles, campers/transporters trailers etc.
PETS: Please remember you will be on Farmland, your pet MUST be kept on a lead at ALL times from the moment you enter the event to the time you leave, you will also clean any droppings that your pet leaves.
SCHEDULE: Signing on and Technical Inspection (ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE) Saturday evening From 16:00 - 18:00 on Sunday *Please note Signing on will be closed during the Youth Race*
Youth Signing on and Technical Inspection (Now 125cc & 250cc Class and 250cc Hybrid Class)
8.00 a.m to 9.00 a.m. Sighting Lap 09.00 a.m Race Start 9.15 a.m – 10.45 a.m. Race 1.5 hrs
MiniQuads Signing on and Technical Inspection.10.30 a.m, Rider & Parent Briefing on the Line 11.15 a.m
Race Start 11.30 a.m. – 12.00 p.m approx. Race 30 minutes. Parents, please participate in helping to Marshal/Control this 30 minutes of FUN.
Adults: Signing on and Technical Inspection: Signing On from 10.30.am Technical Inspection from 10.30 a.m - 12.00 PM. Please arrive in time for Scrutineering. Riders Briefing on the line: 12.15 p.m. Race Start Approx: 12.30 p.m - 15.00 p.m. Race 2.5 hrs.
Presentations will take place after all races for each group have finished.
RIDERS & SPECTATORS We strongly advise all competitors arrive at the track early enough so that you have time to walk most if not all of the track. Hopefully more of the tracks in 2020 will be new to everyone. There is to be NO riding in the paddock area other than taking your quad to the race line up and to return it to your vehicle at race finish. You will wear your helmet at all times when you are riding your quad. ADULTS PLEASE note we will not be allowing children to ride your quad to the race line or in the paddock.
Push Bikes or E Bikes are only allowed no motorised vehicles will be permitted on site during the race weekend.
Would all spectators (family / friends of the riders) please refrain from walking the track during the racing. This is for YOUR safety as well as the RIDERS.
PLEASE take your rubbish home or use the bins provided especially from the PITS after Racing has finished. As the vast majority of Tracks are on Farmland please ensure that your Pickup after your Dog as this is extremely harmful to animals who maybe grazing after we have left.
Pressure Washing of your Quad after a race is only allowed in a designated area and with the clubs permission, NOT ALL tracks will allow an area to be used for washing off so please Check this out before you wash your quad.