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Old 12-10-2008, 09:06 AM   #16
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Default Distance from San Francisco

The Distance from San Francisco is a bit of a guess but should be very close.
100 to 120 miles.
There are handful of folks who join us each week from Sacramento, San Francisco, Santa Rosa, and the entire bay area. Our local participation is fabulous when considering our total population of the county. We are a Race Community and generate an energy for the sport of RC Racing that is unsurpassed.

Hope you can make the Golden Sate Electric Challenge. The program is dialed. Nor Cal has come into it's own. Competition will be on the high end in the expert class. We will have some top talent from folks you will recognize and some local Nor Cal young talent coming on the scene.

The Sportsman class will have some great talent as well. Most of our local pros are stepping down to make room for the higher end drivers during this event.

Sportsman will not be easy. Some great talent there as well!

Car Action will possibly cover this event! For sure they will be writing up an article over the conclusion.

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Old 12-10-2008, 12:41 PM   #17
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Would it be closer to Sac? I will be in Citrus Heights from the 17th through the 29th and in SF from the 22nd through the 24th, I wont have any RC stuff with me but I am dont to burn a day watching race or even practice.
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Old 12-10-2008, 03:12 PM   #18
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Default How Close is it?

Sacramento is closer.
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Old 12-10-2008, 06:21 PM   #19
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Looks like the 21st is a good day for me to show up...Is there a bus stop near?
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Old 12-10-2008, 08:12 PM   #20
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Default No Race on the 21st

Sorry but there wont be any racing on the 21st unless your talking of another date other than what this thread is posting about.

January 16th 17th and 18th 2009

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Yeah I am, sorry, I checked the site and it said there was a race from 10-4.
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Old 12-11-2008, 12:19 PM   #22
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This should be a great race.
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Old 12-11-2008, 02:27 PM   #23
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Watched the video, track looks sweet!
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Old 12-11-2008, 02:30 PM   #24
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what part of northern cali this track at??
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Old 12-15-2008, 12:35 AM   #25
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Frank:

Bring a space heater. Preferably a butane one. Its gonna be cold...real cold. It snows up in that area.
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Old 12-15-2008, 01:50 AM   #26
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Looking forward to this race! What fronts are people running in 2wd?
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snow is rare but does happen, but we will have 3-4 four of those big upside down wok lookin propane heaters!!

The new layout is done!! the track is awsome and will be dialed for the GSEC!! 85' of straightaway and every feature hand troweled like a concrete skate park!! super smooth.

The fastest laps in 2wheel were with green groovy fronts and blue barcodes rear. tried a lot of tires and those bar codes are awsome. And the wear is outragous!! youll probably get a whole weekend out of one pair!!

the track is located two hours north of san fran and two hrs west of sacramento.
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Old 12-16-2008, 03:27 PM   #28
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Default More info on the Golden State Electric Challenge

The Golden State Electric Challenge at 73 entries.



73 entries with 5 weeks to go. Prizes and cash are now on a National Level. Cash and Prizes now at:$5,335.00 With more sponsors joining.

Break Down of Prizes are At: http://www.lakeporthobbies.com/news/...ails.asp?id=67

Early sign ups available. At:
http://www.lakeporthobbies.com/calen...20&eventID=456

Special Accommodations are At: http://www.lakeporthobbies.com/news/...ails.asp?id=58

Roll Call is At:
http://www.lakeporthobbies.com/feature.asp

Car Action will possibly cover this event! For sure they will be writing up an article of it's conclusion.

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Old 12-16-2008, 07:58 PM   #29
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track is bad ass!! all the features were hand trowled and butter smooth!!
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