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Entry now open for the GT12 Tarmac Grand Prix!

In collaboration with Bedworth RC Car Club, the GT Committee, and the Great British Weather, we are proud to announce the first ever GT12 Tarmac Grand Prix in the UK!

1st August 2021 is the date, with a backup should things slip. Gates open 7:30am.

Prices are £12 for Adults, and £6 for Juniors; Half Price!

Initially 30 places only, in accordance with covid-19 regulations, so if you want to go, get in quick! 

Enter below. 

Questions & Queries

Please email gt.qualifying@brca.org or contact your GT Committee for any entry queries.

 We hope to see you at the track!

One day

The 2021 National championship details are below.

The championship will be contested over 5 outdoor rounds on tarmac, attending many of the best outdoor tracks in the UK.

Calendar

13th June Eastbourne
11th July Colchester
8th August Halifax
5th September  Cotswolds
26th September Bedworth

Classes

13.5 Blinky Touring
13.5t motors.
‘Blinky’ ESCs (no boost or turbo).

Modified Touring
Any BRCA approved motor.
‘Open’ ESCs (boost and turbo are allowed).

General Rules

Control tyre - Sweep EXP-34R2PG-BRCA21. Max 2 sets per meeting.
Shimizu XG-RAIN pre-glued wet tyres. Max 2 sets per meeting.
Maximum lipo voltage of 8.40v. Lipos must be charged and discharged in closed lipo sacks. Charging must be balanced, and at no more than the maximum charge rate advised by the manufacturer.
Motors, lipos and bodyshells must be on the relevant BRCA approved lists.

Meeting Format

Optional practice on Saturday in heats.
1 round of timed practice on Sunday morning, in heats.
4 rounds of Round-By-Round qualifying. Your best 2 round positions are added together to give your overall qualifying position.
2 rounds of finals, with trophies for the top 3 overall in each final, plus TQ and top juniors.

Championship Points

Each final counts as a separate championship score, with the A-final winner receiving 150 points, second 149 etc.

This gives 10 scores in total, with 6 to count (i.e. you must do at least 3 meetings to qualify for championship trophies).

Entry Details

Booking will open for 7 days to the priority list, those completing at least 3 counting rounds in the previous year's championship. After these 7 days booking in will open to all. If you are not in the priority group you will not see the events until they are open to all on 8th March.

£20 entry fee. Additional £10 for Saturday practice (paid in cash to the club).

Half price for all juniors! (16 or under on the meeting date). Please use the Under-13 or Under-17 button when entering to receive your discount. Juniors must book each event separately to receive a discount for each one.

Booking closes at 12 noon the Sunday before the event. At this time the number of finals will be fixed, and booking will reopen to fill any remaining spaces (e.g. 56 cars gives 6 finals, and there will be 4 spaces remaining).

Reserve Lists

We don't use reserve lists.

Start checking this page a couple of weeks before the event; this is when people start cancelling and spaces become available. We've had 10+ people cancel before, so there's usually a good chance of getting in.

Cancelling

You can cancel your entry here on the BRCA website until 7 days before the meeting. Click on the event below and you should have a Cancel option.

In the week before the meeting, please email  markbtrinder@gmail.com to cancel your entry.

If you cancel with at least 7 days notice, you are entitled to a 70% refund. This is a manual process, please email brca10ecrefunds@gmail.com to request a refund, stating which meeting(s) were cancelled.

 

BRCA 10th Off Road Nationals

2021 UK 1/10th Off Road Truck Nationals. The ONLY series dedicated to 1/10 RC Short Course Truck Racing and stadium trucks racing in the UK covering both 2wd and 4wd classes. This series affords its racers with unrivalled value for money in terms of track time with no less than 7 races through the day, 4 rounds of qualifying and 3 rounds of finals for all.

The Series takes place on some of the best UK Off Road race venues. The series caters for all abilities and age groups and with many new Junior racers planning to join us this year this trend looks to continue. With increasing popularity and a great bunch of travelling racers there is no better time to come and join in the fun!

Short Course RC Racing is as competitive as you want it to be but the emphasis is about having fun. We are seeing more families join us as each season passes making it a great way to spend weekends away! Make "racing widows" a phrase of the past and bring the partners / wives / husbands along for the fun!

 

Race Calendar 2021

 

Round 1 - 30st May 2021 - Boughton Raceway

Round 2 - 27th June 2021 - A1 Racing Club

Round 3 - 11th July 2021 - Ledbury Model Car Club

Round 4 - 15th August 2021 - Kidderminster MCC 

Round 5 - 12th September 2021 - Coventry Model Car Club

Round 6 - 3rd October 2021 - Telford Model Car Club

How to enter an event. 

Simply log into your account. 

Click enter on the event you wish to enter

Then fill out your information the Registration Form asks for. 

Click Process Registration. 

Pay via PayPal 

You're done

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2021 tenth IC National Dates 2021 

 

Calendar dates:

Round 1 - 24th+25th April 2021 @ Wombwell (Cancelled and rearranged to another weekend which is to be confrimed 

Round 2 - 22nd+23rd May 2021 @ Brooklands

Round 3 - 12th+13th June 2021 @ Cotswold

Round 4 - 17th+18th July 2021 @ Colchester Club

Round 5 - 14th+15th August 2021 @ Mendip

Round 6 - 25th+26th September 2021 @ Halifax

 

Race Classes:

This year the two race classes of 200mm, 220mm. With GT8 Nitro and GT8 Electric.

 

Race Fee:

The race fee is £25 per event per class.

 

Sunday:

See timetable which will be available soon

 

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The BRCA Truggy Section are pleased to announce the 2021 Truggy National Series

The dates and venues are below

 

Calendar

Round 2 - 6th June 2021 @ North West Nitro (NWN)

Round 1 - 20th June 2021 @ Herts Model Car Club

Round 3 - 4th July 2021 @ Kent Model Car Club

Round 4 - 18th July 2021 @ Brookthorpe Model Car Club

Round 5 - 22nd August 2021 @ Nemo Racing 

 

25th + 26th - Truck Fest! 2021 @ Brookthorpe

 

Classes

Truggy 1/8th Nitro

Truggy 1/8th Electric

E8 Buggy

 

Meeting Format And Race Times
Saturday 

The track will be open for practice for those drivers that have pre-booked only.

The timings for the track opening will be up to the club. Typically 10am to 5pm

Their will be a charge of £10 for practice

Sunday

1x Rounds of timed practice in heats for both classes. However the committee can drop the round of practice if larger numbers attending or bad weather ext 

4x Rounds of qualifying with the best 3 to count

Qualifying times for E-Buggy is 6 minutes will a 1 minute rolling start

Qualifying times for Truggy is 5 minute heats with a 2 minute warm up

All finals for E-Buggy will be 15 minutes in multiples of 10 with 4 to bump up

For Truggy Finals B and downwards are 18 minutes with the A Final being 30 minutes - All finals will again be in multiples of the 10 with the top four to bump up

 

Entry Details

£15 entry fee for each entry, There will be no discount for double class entry 

Booking closes at 10pm on the Friday before the event

Entries will open in the new year. Please note that payment for the entries will be taken at the same time as the booking

 

Entry Instructions

To enter simple make sure you are logged in to your account. Add the events you wish to enter in to your basket. Then simple pay for them at the end. 

When adding events please make sure you add the correct event with the correct class you wish to enter.

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The championships will be contested over 5 outdoor rounds on off road surfaces, with each driver’s best 4 scores counting towards their final placing in the series. During the season we will visit several of the established venues, but also a new one in Nemo Raceway. The venues have been chosen based on their geographic spread, the level of their track and facilities, their previous track record of hosting similar events and of course the feedback we have received from our competitors from last year.

Calendar

  1. 26th + 27th June - North West Nitro
  2. 24th + 25th July - East Shrewsbury
  3. 31st July + 1st August Herts Nitro
  4. 14th + 15th August - Brookthorpe
  5. 18th + 19th September - Nemo Raceway


Classes

Buggy 1/8 Nitro

Meeting Format

Saturday

  • 2 x Timed practice in heat order
  • 4 x Round by Round Qualifying

Sunday

  • 1 x Round by Round Qualifying
  • Best 3 rounds from 5 to count for final seeding
  • 1x Finals with Bump Up's for top 4

Please note: All events for 2021 are currently at capacity taking the entries from the 2020 season. If you are no longer able to attend any of the 2021 events please contact the entry secretary (Suzanne Griffin) as soon as possible on 01584 877422. Events will be capped at 126 entries. 

In order to retain your entry for any 2021 event you MUST have renewed your BRCA license by the end of January 2021. Failure to do so may result in your entry been offered to a driver currently on the reserve list.

Important Information

Headsets:

The 2021 season will see driver/mechanic headsets used for the first time. Please read the following carefully regarding the rules regarding headset specification:

The use of EU/UK approved DECT5 technology headsets operating in the OPCOM approved frequency range of 1880 to 1900 MHZ only are permitted for the purpose of communication between driver and mechanic. The use of mobile phones is not permitted.

 

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Revised BRCA 1/8th Circuit National Championship 2021 calendar (updated 4/3/21)
 
Your committee is pleased to announce for 2021 seven championship rounds with your best four to count towards the National championship. In addition, two open meetings will be held at Colchester and Crystal Palace clubs with dates to follow. We have listened to your feedback and delivered more opportunities to race your 1/8 scale cars across the UK, each round will have open practise and timed practice on the Saturday. Sunday will be race day following last season’s format. As with all events at this time, things are subject to COVID restrictions and guidance from the government and the BRCA. We hope you like the planned 2021 season and would like to thank the clubs for their continued support.
 

1/8 Circuit British National Championship 2021

Best 4 from 7 to count

Round 1 29-30 May Brookland

Round 2 19-20 June Adur

Round 3 10-11 July Halifax

Round 4 24-25 July Wombwell
Round 5 21-22 August Halifax
Round 6 11-12 September Brookland
Round 7 16-17 October Cotswold
Open meetings (non-championship) at Colchester + Crystal Palace TBC– enter via club

 

Entry fees to be paid online prior to the meeting and closes 2 weeks prior to each national after which late fees apply. https://www.brca.org/8c-events

Please join the section’s Facebook page for more news, photos, and gossip. 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/176570689027166/

  

Classes:

  • Nitro Class: 3.5cc two stroke engines
  • Electric Class: batteries up to maximum of 4s (14.8 volts), motor and speed controller combination recommended retail price (RRP) of up to £325 including all taxes. The motor must have a 5mm pinion shaft

 

Club racing - 1/8 Nitro and Electric Circuit

You will find the latest information on facilities, opening times, directions and pictures of the circuits on their Facebook page: -

 

North

East

West

South

 

UK Suppliers for 1/8 Circuit Nitro + Electric cars

UK Suppliers for 1/8 Circuit Nitro + Electric cars Shepherd U.K. –

Zen Racing trackside support https://www.zen-racing.co.uk/

Serpent UK – Elite RC Racing trackside spares https://www.eliterc-online.co.uk/

Capricorn - Rcracingeurope trackside too https://rcracingeurope.co.uk

Mugen (YMC Racing) also trackside spares https://ymctestdomain.ymcracing.co.uk/

Xray (RCDisco) available here:- https://www.rcdisco.com/

The BRCA LSOR Section are pleased to announced its calendar of events for its 2021 National championship.

The championships will be contested over 8 rounds across Astroturf and dirt tracks, with each driver’s best 5 scores counting towards their final placing in the series. During the season we will be visiting several of our established venues along with some of our newer ones too whilst covering the North, South, East and West of the UK.

Due to the continued popularity of our series over recent years we will be once again running one of our three qualification rounds on Saturday afternoon.

Calendar Dates

April 24/25th                    LSOR National Round 2                      Lincolnshire Radio CCC

May 22/23rd                    LSOR National Round 3                      Ebberston RC Track, Yorkshire

June 19/20th                   LSOR National Round 4                      Pickering RC Track, Yorkshire

July 03/04th                    LSOR National Round 5                      MMR Raceway, Wiltshire

July 24/25th                    LSOR National Delayed Round 1        Nene Valley Raceway, Northamptonshire      

August 14/15th               LSOR National Round 6                      Sussex RC Track

September 18/19th         LSOR National Round 7                      Lincolnshire Radio CCC

October 09/10th             LSOR National Round 8                      Nene Valley Raceway, Northamptonshire

Event entry opens on 1st March 2021 for all events.

Classes
The series will continue to welcome all types of large scale off road vehicles and retains its race classes from previous seasons, which are :-

– Large Scale Off Road 2 Wheel Drive Buggy Class (for 2 wheel drive buggies with a max engine cc of 26cc and compliant to our construction rules)
– Large Scale Off Road 4 Wheel Drive Buggy Class (for 4 wheel drive buggies with a max engine cc of 30cc and compliant to our construction rules)
– Large Scale Off Road Short Course Class (for 2 & 4 wheel drive short course trucks with a max engine cc of 30cc and compliant to our construction rules)

Our 2021 handbook is currenlty at the printers but will be available electronically ahead of the first round via this website.

Our national championship awards 3 titles in each class, a junior title (must be =16 at the opening round), a clubman title (excludes those drives classified by the section as national drivers) and a national title open to all.

Please note that due to the popularity of our series we have yet again activated the waiting list option with priority given to those drivers who have paid for their events. 

To enter any of our 2021 National race meetings below PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE LOGGED IN WITH YOUR BRCA ACCOUNT and have renewed your membership for the race season.

Entries for racing a 2nd class will be accepted but priority will be given to primary class entrants where meetings are over-subscribed.

The BRCA LSOR Section continues to offer a full refund policy should the event be cancelled or you are no longer able to attend the event. 

FOR JUNIORS AND 2ND CLASS ENTRIES PLEASE SELECT THE SEPERATE EVENT ENTRIES FOR EACH ROUND AND SELECT YOUR CLASS FROM THE DROP DOWN LIST

 

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BRCA Bike Section 2021 Racing Calendar 

We’re pleased to confirm that we have a full calendar planned for 2021 with a good selection of Clubs who have welcomed the Section to their facilities.

For 2021 the Section will be running a “PromoTour” of 6 individual race weekends which is intended to promote RC Bike racing and encourage both existing and newcomers to enjoy the class. 

Saturday - “Practice Day” which is also being used for instruction for those who are interested in trying the sport for the first time, we even have a Bike setup ready to use.

Sunday - Race Day with 3 Qualifying and 2 Finals for all.

Event 1 – Cotswold 24th/25th April 2021

Event 2 – Mendip 22nd/23rd May 2021

Event 3 – Halifax 12th/13th June 2021

Event 4 – Crystal Palace 10th/11th July 2021

Event 5 – Mendip 21st/22nd August 2021

Event 6 - Crystal Palace 4th/5th September 2021

Season Finale – Cotswold GP – Dez Chand Memorial 2nd/3rd October 2021

In addition to the above calendar we also have the Bike World Championship and the Ulster TT (Dates TBC) which always put on a good showing for the Bikes.

We would also encourage Club racing where numbers allow. 

 Meeting Rules available from Bike Section Document tab

Meeting Entry Instructions 
Entry registration for 2021 will follow last years format with added options to help those who aren’t able to attend a full weekend. The entry cost has been maintained at £25 (earlybird discount available) for the full weekend with reduced entry fees for other options. We’ve added a few simple steps to assist you if needed.

  1. Decide which days you can attend, the options are:
    • Saturday practice only
    • Sunday race day only
    • Full weekend (Sat&Sun)
  2. Select the appropriate entry tab and then select "ADD TO CART" at the bottom of the page to open new window 
  3. Confirm your selection is correct and proceed to checkout or add more events.
    • Cashless payment accepted up to closing date/time and we would ask you to pay as soon as you can.
  4. At checkout you will be asked to complete all relevant information prior to payment.
    • It would be very helpful if you could confirm classes to be raced (2 max)
  5. Once completed continue to payment which confirms your entry.

 


 


 

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