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IROCC Speed Weekend 2019 Summer Onroad Asphalt Trophy Race - Victoria, July 6-7 2019

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IROCC Speed Weekend 2019 Summer Onroad Asphalt Trophy Race - Victoria, July 6-7 2019


The Island Radio Operated Car Club (IROCC) in Victoria BC is pleased to announce its Speed Weekend 2019 Asphalt trophy race this summer. This year's event will feature an exciting new two-day format with four rounds of qualifying and triple mains for everyone, WITH bump-ups, in all electric classes. The 10th Scale Nitro Sedan class will run single mains with bump-ups.


Race date: July 6-7, 2019


Classes:

Touring Stock
-21.5 motor, blinky ESC, 1350g

Touring Modified
-Open motor, open ESC, 1350g

Touring Nitro
-.12 engine, foam tires, 1650g

Scale Spec
-21.5 motor, blinky ESC, 1380g

Formula 1, Mini
-These classes are dependent on entry count


Touring Stock/Mod Rubber Tire Rules:
To keep costs down for everyone, there will be a two-set maximum for the Touring Stock and Touring Mod classes. In both classes, racers can choose their favourite brand/compound (Must be 32, 34, or 36 compound only), and our tech team will mark the tires. Only marked tires will pass tech. Racers must bring their own tires!

*** Kids and novice racers are exempt from tire rules.


Location:
Colwood (10 minutes west of Victoria)
https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/vi...uUkQ3vuqmurVmI

(Closest known street address)
1845 Island Hwy, Colwood, BC V9B 1J3


Entry Fees:
1st class $40
2nd class $10
3rd class $10

Out of town racers (outside of Greater Victoria) get their 2nd (and 3rd) classes for free.


Schedule:
Saturday, July 6th
8:00AM - 11:30AM: Open practice and registration
11:30AM - 11:45AM: Drivers meeting
12:00PM - 6:00PM: Qualifying rounds (3 rounds with a resort after rounds 2 and 3)
6:00PM - 9:00PM: Open practice

Sunday, July 7th
8:00AM - 8:45AM: Open practice
9:00AM - 11:00AM: Last chance qualifier
11:00AM - 3:00PM: Mains


Other Details:
AMBrc Lap Timing system (RC4 Decoder)
Washroom onsite
Many fast food establishments within a two minute walk
No power onsite


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Hotel Info:


Expedia - Ramada - $159 CAD
https://www.expedia.ca/Victoria-Hote...CAD&exp_pg=HSR

Expedia - Red Lion Inn - $169 CAD
https://www.expedia.ca/Victoria-Hote...CAD&exp_pg=HSR

Expedia - Howard Johnson - $185 CAD
https://www.expedia.ca/Victoria-Hote...CAD&exp_pg=HSR

Expedia - SoLo Suites (brand new) - $164 CAD
https://www.expedia.ca/Victoria-Hote...CAD&exp_pg=HSR


Lots of AirBnB options as well
https://www.airbnb.ca/s/Victoria--BC...s_tag=dingx-LD


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Excellent, historic RC event. Hope to see lots of IROCC and out of town racers for this weekend!
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Eddie Dinter .
Nitro forsure
Touring stock hopefully .
Woo!
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Cole & I have a family thing this weekend

Have a good one!!
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Ferry and place to stay booked. See you in a couple weeks!
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A couple decent options for the Saturday night:

AirBnb $140 - $150
https://www.airbnb.com/s/Victoria--B...s_tag=M5BJVCp2

Solo Suites $189
https://www.expedia.ca/SoLo-Suites.h...sterProp=false


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Speed Weekend Summer 2019 is just 1.5 weeks away now!


Track Location
BC Transit Park 'n' Ride Lot beside the Juan de Fuca Recreation Center (1767 Island Highway, Colwood BC)


Map
http://maps.google.ca/maps/ms?msid=2...62628,0.169086


Directions from Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
1. Drive off the ferry and keep South on the Pay Bay Highway (#17) for about 25 kms.
2. Take the McKenzie Ave exit ramp and go West on McKenzie Ave for about 2 kms.
3. Go North on the Trans Canada Highway (#1) for about 3 kms.
4. Take the Colwood exit. As the exit lane splits be sure to stay to the left.
5. This is now the Old Island Highway (#1A). Follow it for about 3 kms.
6. Turn left on Ocean Blvd.
7. Follow Ocean Blvd around the corner and the track will be in the parking lot on your right.


Directions from Victoria International Airport
1. Leave Victoria International Airport on Willingdon Road and follow Willingdon for about 1 km.
2. Turn left on McTavish Road.
3. Immediately turn right (South) on the Pay Bay Highway (#17) and follow the highway for about 18 kms.
4. Take the McKenzie Ave exit ramp and go West on McKenzie Ave for about 2 kms.
5. Go North on the Trans Canada Highway (#1) for about 3 kms.
6. Take the Colwood exit. As the exit lane splits be sure to stay to the left.
7. This is now the Old Island Highway (#1A). Follow it for about 3 kms.
8. Turn left on Ocean Blvd.
9. Follow Ocean Blvd around the corner and the track will be in the parking lot on your right.


GPS
Set your GPS to Tim Hortons: 1820 Island Highway, Colwood, BC
We are right across the street from it.
At the lights before Tims, turn left on Ocean Blvd.
Follow Ocean Blvd around the corner and the track will be in the parking lot on your right.


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Race Schedule:

Saturday, July 6th
8:00AM - 11:30AM: Open practice and registration
11:30AM - 11:45AM: Drivers meeting
12:00PM - 6:00PM: Qualifying rounds (3 rounds with a resort after rounds 2 and 3)
6:00PM - 9:00PM: Open practice

Sunday, July 7th
8:00AM - 8:45AM: Open practice
9:00AM - 11:00AM: Last chance qualifier
11:00AM - 3:00PM: Triple Electric Mains w/Bumps, Single Nitro Mains w/Bumps


*** The goal for Sunday will be to finish the last main by 3PM - 4PM. This will allow people to make the 5PM ferry if needed. There is also a 6PM, 7PM, 8PM, 9PM, and 10PM sailing.


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Big thanks to Alex Pate and Gripworks RC for supporting IROCC Speed Weekend again this year! The Gripworks RC store will be onsite at the event to handle all your purchasing needs.

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Originally Posted by bshookup View Post
Ferry and place to stay booked. See you in a couple weeks!
Sound good Brian, see you soon!

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Sorry all but this race is just not in the cards for me this year. Good luck and have fun to all those who can make it.

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Three days and counting until Speed Weekend Asphalt 2019!

Track setup will begin on Friday night around 6:00PM, depending on when all the cars clear the parking lot. There could be some late-night practice laps around 8:30PM, but official practice will open on Saturday morning at 8:00AM.


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Asphalt Speed Weekend History of Champions

2018
TC Stock: Brian Ashmore
TC -Mod : Blake Bell
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
Scale-Sp: Stuart Mason
Formula1: Stephen Wilke

2017
TC Stock: Luke Pittman
TC -Mod : Korey Harbke
TC Nitro : John Tsang
Scale-Sp: Dwayne Flodell
Formula1: Sammy Lee

2016
TC Stock: Luke Pittman
TC -Mod : Keith Yu
TC Nitro : Nick Keown / Craig Roberts
Scale-Sp: Tiny Welch
Formula1: Alex Pate

2015
TC Stock: Tiny Welch
TC -Mod : Blake Bell
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
World-GT: Rob Fantetti
Formula1: Alex Pate

2014
TC Stock: Tiny Welch
TC -Mod : Korgae Scales
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
World-GT: Craig Roberts
12th Mod: Craig Roberts

2013
TC Stock: Nick Keown
TC -Mod : Blake Bell
TC Nitro : Brian Bodine
World-GT: Brian Bodine
12th Mod: Dave Ehrlich

2012
TC Stock: Keith Yu
TC -Mod : Keith Yu
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
World-GT: Brian Bodine
Tam-Mini: Mark Brown
12th Mod: Brian Bodine

2011
TC Stock: Keith Yu
TC Super: Keith Yu
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
World-GT: Brian Bodine
Tam-Mini: Ken Ho

2010
TC Stock: Keith Yu
TC Super: Keith Yu
TC Nitro : Craig Roberts
Pro - 10 : Mick Szirmay

2009
TC Stock: Mike Mittlestead
TC Super: Mike Mittlestead
TC Nitro : Blake Bell
Pro - 10 : Phil Cady

2008
TC Stock: Phil Cady
TC 19-T : Keith Yu
TC Nitro : Craig Roberts
Pro - 10 : Mick Szirmay

2007
TC Stock: Blake Bell
TC 19-T : Mike Mittlestead
TC Nitro : Korgae Scales
Pro - 10 : Tom Younger

2006
TC Stock: Mike Mittlestead
TC 19-T : Korgae Scales
TC Nitro : Blake Bell

2005
TC Stock: Frank Bortolazzo
TC -Mod : Korgae Scales
TC Nitro : Blake Bell


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