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A warm and friendly welcome to all members to attend and take part as driver or passenger, so come along and enjoy another great weekend of landrovers in action at a one of the club’s off roading sites.

Site name: Shalford Woods

When: Tyro Saturday 17th October, meeting opens at 10 am and the competition starts at 11.30am and finishes circa 4.30pm

RTV and CCV Sunday 18th October, meeting opens at 8.30am and the competition starts at 9.30am and finishes circa 4.30pm

Setting out the trial is on the day of the trial, starting at 8am, so if you want to come along and help, please arrive early. Guidance to all is provided…

Location: Approximately 3 miles from Braintree, in a wooded site. If you haven’t been here before, please ask for directions; see below.

Booking in Driver info – closing date for entries is 6pm on Friday 16th October. Shared drives always welcomed

Please follow these steps to book in and pay:

Before logging into the online booking and payment form all drivers and passengers need:

A MSUK licence, which is free, so if you need one, please visit  https://rsclubman.motorsportuk.org/licence/step/1 You get a confirmation e mail by return, with your licence number and the actual membership card etc by post. You only need your licence number to book in.

Be members of ELRC or an ALRC club, so if you need to join please see https://www.elrc.info/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/180726-ELRC-Membership-Form-2018.pdf  As sorting out a membership takes a few days, new members please use membership number 9999 when completing the online entry form

Go to the online booking and payment form and complete

Tyro https://www.elrc.info/events/tyro-shalford-17th-october-2020/

RTV / CCV  https://www.elrc.info/events/rtv-and-ccv-shalford-18th-october-2020/

Once completed the on line system will send you confirmation by e mail, as well as booking you in with the Comp Secs. There is no need to contact the Comp Secs….

The closing date / time for all entries is 6pm on Friday 16th Sept and due to MSUK rules, no on the day entries are allowed.

Passengers

You will need a MSUK licence to book in with your driver, which is free, so if you need one, please visit  https://rsclubman.motorsportuk.org/licence/step/1 You get a confirmation e mail by return, with your licence number and the actual membership card etc by post. You only need your licence number to book in with your driver. Drivers with passengers are jointly responsible for compliance with the Covid guidelines…

Shared drives welcomed – please see Covid advice section

Entry fee per driver is £20 for the Tyro and £25 for the RTV or CCV – please book in and pay on line…………

New drivers always welcome – guidance and advice available

Come along to help run the event

If you want to come along and help at the event as a spotter marshal for the scorer, then you will be most welcome. Just complete the online form, which is required for insurance and Covid reasons……..helping is free and most welcomed!

Helpers and spotters please complete this online form for insurance purposes https://www.elrc.info/officials-signing-on/

Covid 19 Precautions

The MSUK and their insurers have provided specific guidelines which we must follow….The event will be run in line with Government social distancing advice etc. For shared drives, please wipe down the control surfaces etc when changing drivers.

Spectators – the MSUK have made this event a non spectator one, so please come along to our next event. We will update the guidance accordingly

Drivers – please bring your own sanitiser and face mask!

Social distancing rules apply……

Site description: the site provides a choice of short climbs, ditches wide and small, streams with mud and uneven ground, tracks and open ground, providing an excellent safe combination for both driver and vehicle. Safe viewing of all the action for spectators and drivers.

Driver rating:

Terrain                                   *****

Access                                    *****

Competition                            ******

Refreshments – please bring your own.

Directions – if you need them, please e mail us on comp-sec@elrc.info so we can send you a map

Car parking – lots of parking and please park your car in the open area, just before the gate to the wood, then walk in or for landrovers, just follow the track into the wood, we meet approximately 400m in a clearing.

Toilet info – alas none, but plenty of unused areas so please be discreet

Vehicle suitability.

The Tyro is suitable for all landrovers old and new

The RTV is suitable for all landrovers old and new, but mud tyres are recommended or  mixed terrain tyres that allow progress in the muddy parts…..

The CCV is suitable for all ALRC log booked vehicles.

For more info on vehicle suitability and minimum driver age requirements please see https://www.elrc.info/sections/trials/

All vehicles have a basic safety check prior to competing and for more information please see https://www.elrc.info/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/ELRC-Event-scrutineering-check-list-2018.pdf

A set of competition rules and guidelines are available on the club’s web site.

Need more information or help on trialling or how to enter or is my landrover suitable for trialling or how to become a marshal? Then please e mail comp-sec@elrc.info

Next Trial dates

November 7/8th – Twinney Wood Near Puckeridge – change of date

December Saturday 5th – Day into Night, Sudbury. This will be for Tyro / RTV / CCV

December Sunday 27th – Christmas Pud Shakedown, Sudbury

2021 – Trials planned for every month!

 

 

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