Bristol Winter Championship Round 3

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About the Event

6.30pm to 8.30pm, Wednesday 30 January 2018

The Event

The Bristol Winter Championship in an exciting new experience which takes place at Absolutely Karting Indoor Kart Circuit, Fishponds. The Championship consists of five rounds between October and March. Each round is a standalone event, there is no need to have taken part in previous rounds.

Drivers of any skill level (including first timers) are welcome. Arrival and check in is from 6:30 PM with the mandatory safety briefing and racing commencing at 7:00 PM. Entries are processed on a first come, first served basis so please enter as soon as possible to secure your place. Entry forms should be received by latest 7 days before the event and payment by 5 days before the event – if this will not be possible, please get in contact via email to discuss what can be arranged.

The Format

Each round of the Bristol Winter Championship consists of the following:

- Arrival & Check-in (6:30pm)
- Mandatory Safety Briefing (7pm)
- Practice/Qualifying (5 mins practice, straight into 10 mins qualifying)
- Race 1 (15 minutes rolling start, starting position based on results of qualifying)
- Race 2 (15 minutes rolling start, starting positions based on finishing positions from Race 1)
- Trophy Presentation

Good to Know

Minimum age: 16 (Under 18’s require a parent or guardian to be present at all times)

Flat soled, enclosed shoes such as trainers are mandatory. Open toed shoes, sandals or flipflops are not permitted. Use of helmets, race suits and gloves are provided free of charge. Balaclavas must be worn under the helmets, you can use your own or purchase one at reception for £3. Long hair must be tied up and tucked inside your race suit.

If you have your own gear, please check with reception upon arrival that it meets the circuits safety requirements.

Spectators are welcome, if possible please let Stuart Gibbs, the local coordinator know in advance via stuart.gibbs@boundlesscommunity.co.uk so we can keep an eye out for you.

The Karts

Chassis: Sodi GT5R
Engine: Honda 270cc 4-Stroke
Fuel Type: LPG
Top Speed: 45 MPH
Adjustable Seats: Yes
Adjustable Pedals: Yes
Padded Seat Inserts: Yes

The Circuit

Track Length: 800M
Max. No. of Karts on Track at once: 14
Body camera policy: Yes - Helmet mounted only, two available with helmets to rent from reception for £10.

The Facilities

Free Parking: Yes
Café (serving hot food): Yes
Toilets: Yes
Showers: No
Disabled Viewing Area: Yes
Disabled Toilets: No
Disabled Shower: No


Member: £27

Guests: £29


14 Chapel Lane, Bristol, BS5 7EY


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