5th Annual Rocket City Challenge

Event Information
This is 5th Annual Rocket City Challenge (formerly known as the Back to School Bash). Awards will given for 1st through 3rd places and TQ for all A-main races.

Entry will be limited to 150 entries to ensure we finish racing by 10pm. Alabama Iron Man Series participants are guaranteed an entry spot. All classes except for Novice and Stock Short Course are eligible for points in the Alabama Iron Man Series.

Payment will be accepted during sign-in at the track on Friday and Saturday morning before the race.

The track will be closed to all practice from July 20th to July 30th. Uncontrolled practice will begin Thursday July 31st, controlled practice will begin Friday August 1st. The track will be open for controlled practice from 7:00am to 8:30am the day of the race.

The stock short course class requires any 2wd 1/10th scale electric short course truck or buggy with one of the approved motor systems. All 17.5 brushless motors with a fixed timing speed control are approved. The Losi LOSB9999 and Traxxas TRA3785 brushed motors are also approved. Short course style wheels and tires are required in this class.
Sponsors
Track Details
Track Name RC3 Racing @ RC Hobbies
Address
3303 Meridian St N
Huntsville, AL, US 35811
Map
Contact Ben Robbins
Phone (256) 468-3492
Website - No http://www.rc3racing.com/
Hobby Shop No
Event Flyer Click Here
Hotel Info Preferred hotel is: Microtel Inn and Suites 1820 Chase Creek Row Huntsville, AL 35811 (256) 859-6655

Dates & Times
Start End
Open Practice 07/31/14 8:00 AM 07/31/14 9:30 PM
Controlled Practice 08/01/14 8:00 AM 08/02/14 8:30 AM
Qualifiers 08/02/14 9:00 AM Depends on entries
Mains 08/02/14 6:00 PM Depends on entries
Track Amenities
* Bathrooms * Camping Allowed
* Electricity * Hobby Shop
* Lap Counting System * Lighted Track
* Outdoor Offroad * Pets Allowed
* Trailers Allowed * Transponders Available
* Vending Machines
Event Cost
1st Class $25.00 USD
2nd Class $15.00 USD
3rd Class $10.00 USD
Qual Type Rocket Round
Entry Details
Deadline 08/02/14 8:30 AM EST
Limit 150
Remaining FULL
Classes - Nitro Offroad
Name Qualifiers A Main B Main C Main D Main Lower
1/8th Pro Nitro Buggy 5 min 15 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/8th Sportsman Nitro Buggy 5 min 15 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/8th Nitro Truggy 5 min 15 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
Classes - Electric Offroad
Name Qualifiers A Main B Main C Main D Main Lower
1/8th E-Truggy 5 min 10 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
Stock Short Course (17.5) 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/10th Novice 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/10th 2wd SC Truck 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/10th 4wd SC Truck 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/10th 2wd Buggy 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/10th 4wd Buggy 5 min 8 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/8th Pro E-Buggy 5 min 10 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.
1/8th Sportsman E-Buggy 5 min 10 min 5 min 5 min 5 min 5 min
2 qualifiers - 5 minutes each. 8 car mains + 2 Bumps.

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