Online registration at RCSignUp.com: http://events.rcsignup.com/events/displayEvent.cfm?ID=4530
Official flyer: http://i.imgur.com/HC1oUi6.jpg
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1106531279361282
Registration for the inaugural BGRC Summer Smackdown is now online and this event is shaping up to be a great event with 27 confirmed sponsors already!
JConcepts is the Platinum sponsor for this inaugural race. They will be flying in Dave Duncan from Florida to provide product support during this event, plus they are donating door prizes, & providing each racer with a FREE JConcepts event t-shirt (while supplies last).
MB2 Raceway Iowa is the Gold sponsor of this year's race. The 2nd place finisher in all the A Mains will win 2 FREE race passes. During all 4 rounds of qualifying, the 2nd place overall qualifier in each class will also receive 1 FREE race pass. Along with that, the first 50 paid entries will receive a Buy One Get One race voucher, plus ALL paid racers for this event will receive a $5 off race coupon.
X Factory is the official sponsor of the Stock 2WD Buggy & Stadium Truck classes. The highest finishing unsponsored drivers in both classes will receive a FREE Infinity carbon fiber chassis for the Team Associated B5M or T5M, which is a $99 value each.
Just A Print Promotions is the official sponsor of the Mod 2WD Buggy class. They will award 1st place with $50, 2nd place $30, & 3rd place will take home $20 in cash. You can reach them at (712)592-1519 or JustAPrintPromo(at)loganet.net to find out the great print services they offer.
R17 Racing is the official sponsor of the Mod 4WD Buggy class. They will be donating some great door prizes, plus if the winner of the Mod 4WD Buggy class is using one of their popular chassis protectors then that driver will take home $50 cash
CowRC is giving away a special Sportsmanship award for this race, plus some great door prizes. The award is a custom Cow RC jumbo (24" x 30") magnetic pit with matching vinyl valued at approximately $125. To earn this award a racer must go above & beyond at this year's Summer Smackdown, & the winner will be determined by the BGRC crew that weekend.
Too many other great sponsors to list here so please visit RCSignUp.com for all the details! This race is limited to 215 entries so get signed up soon. Help spread the word and I hope to see you at this year's Smackdown!
2015 BGRC Summer Smackdown
2700 University Ave
West Des Moines, IA 50266
- Friday 9/4 – Controlled practice from 11am - 9pm
- Saturday 9/5 – 9am 3 rounds of IFMAR qualifying
- Sunday 9/6 – 9am last chance qualifier, door prizes, all mains
- Stock 2WD Buggy (Sponsored by X Factory)
- Stock Stadium Truck (Sponsored by X Factory)
- Stock 2WD SCT
- 13.5 4WD Buggy
- Mod 2WD Buggy (Sponsored by Just A Print Promotions)
- Mod Stadium Truck
- Mod 2WD SCT
- Mod 4WD Buggy (Sponsored by R17 Racing)
- 1:8 Electric Buggy
- 5 minute qualifiers
- The A Mains will consist of 8 cars + 2 bumps from lower mains. Each A main is 8 minutes & all lower mains are 5 minutes.
- All classes will receive awards for TQ and top 10 in the A Mains.
- IFMAR qualifying = best 2 out of 4 rounds
- All stock entries must use an ESC in blinky mode. The Trinity D3.5 17.5 & 13.5 is not allowed.
- $30 1st entry
- $20 each additional entry
Pre-register online at RCSignup.com: http://events.rcsignup.com/events/displayEvent.cfm?ID=4530
Registrations also accepted at Bluegroove Hobbies.
Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn & Suites
1450 NW 118th Street
Clive, IA 50325
Mention Bluegroove Hobbies to book a room with 1 king size bed or 2 queen beds for only $82 /night + taxes.
If you haven't visited Bluegroove Hobbies before, then please use the link below to view my race coverage of their annual Spring Classic race:
Car Action online race coverage: http://forum.rccaraction.com/showthread.php?272350-Online-Coverage-Of-The-2015-Spring-Classic