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1st Annual Terry Christy Memorial Cap Tire 75

$200.00 to win (based on 20 entries)

On September 17th and 18th, 2016 IROAR and Storm Steel will hold the 1st annual
Terry Christy Memorial 75 lap 13.5 showdown.

This special event is named for one of the clubs most dedicated racers. Terry enjoyed RC
racing and he especially enjoyed the asphalt at Storm Steel. To memorialize his dedication
to the club and the sport of RC racing, Storm Steel will host a special 75 lap race for the
13.5 class.

100% Payback
13.5 CLASS ONLY


The weekend is not only for the 13.5 class. There will also be a 17.5, SK, Novice, and 10.5
class, however these classes are not part of the 100% payback special.

Event Schedule -

Saturday, September 17th
12:00 - Gates open
1:00 - 3:00 - Open track practice (lap times will be on the speaker but print outs are not
allowed due to temperature effects on the system)
3:00-3:30 - Track cleaning
3:30-7:00 - Controlled practice by class (Novice, SK, 17.5, 10.5, and 13.5 in this order)
7:00 - 9:00 - Rounds 1 and 2 of qualifying (Novice, SK, 17.5, 10.5, and 13.5 in this order)

Sunday, September 18th
9:00 - Gates open
10:00 - 12:00 - Open practice (lap times will be on the speaker but print outs are not
allowed due to temperature effects on the system)
12:00 - 2:00 - Rounds 3 and 4 of qualifying (Novice, SK, 17.5, 10.5, and 13.5 in this order)
2:00 - Moment of silence to honor Terry Christy and group photo of ALL racers and cars
2:15 - Mains (starting with lower mains for 13.5 cars)

Entry Fees - $20.00 for 13.5 class (100% paid back to A-main qualifiers), $10 all other classes
($5 for any second class ran, third class is free) Kids under 14 are FREE (unless racing in 13.5)!!

Rules - All classes except 10.5 will run ROAR Approved motors (D3.5 motors ARE allowed by
IROAR at Storm Steel), ROAR approved blinky ESC, SMC 4300 spec battery packs, open tires,
and open bodies. IROAR does not have a weight rule.
* 10.5 class is limited to Novak motors, blinky ESC, any 1 cell battery up to 7000 mah,
open tires, and open bodies.

House transponders are very limited, so please plan on using your personals for this race.

Payback example (based on 20 entries)
1st - $200, 2nd - $75, 3rd - $50, 4th - $25, 5th - $20, 6th-8th - $10

For those interested, please contact Jerry Strawn (AJ), Dan Bunn with any questions regarding set up, hotels. No rain date has been discussed but will be considered as the event approaches. Please share this on your Facebook page or print it and hand out to your RC friends.
 

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Address and Hotels

The Track is located at

Storm Steel
6105 6th St SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) is 5 minutes from the track

Hotels nearby -

Clarion
525 33rd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone(319) 366-8671

Econo Lodge
622 33rd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone(319) 363-8888

Red Roof Inn
3243 Southridge Dr SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone(319) 364-2000

Super 8
720 33rd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone(319) 362-6002
 
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