A fantastic turn out for the first round of SRS, being hosted for the first time on the SCRC Astro track!
After an extremely cold start to the day which saw the track coated in frost, the sun came out and warmed us and the astro up nicely. Tyre choice was critical all day, most people moving from spirals for the earlier rounds, through various grades of mini pins as the track dried out.
The track record was smashed by a certain Darren Bloomfield, taking a second of the previous record. Unsurprisingly with that kind of pace he took TQ in both nitro and ebuggy classes. Electric gremlins cut sho...
Many of you travelling from far afield for the upcoming SWORDS and SRS events will be planning to camp overnight. Camping is available either on the SCRC site or on the official farm camping site.
The charge for camping at the track is £5 per night, however be aware that there are no facilities for running water or showers although there are toilets. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are planning to camp on our site.
If you wish to camp on the main farm campsite this will cost £15 per night along with a £15 booking fee. This includes access to drinking water and a shower / toilet b...
After a slightly damp start and a rush to establish the best tyres, the track dried out completely and most settled for mini pins. The dry track meant there were some fast times and plenty of updates to the Stig table. A fantastic days racing with special thanks to Gary Newman for doing a fantastic job on race control, it was his first time doing it and everything went super smooth. Congratulations to the podium finishers. Roll on round 2!