HERO Challenge Three – October 2020



A one day event

10th October 2020

Hero Challenge Three 2020 will be based in the Taunton area and will be predominantly aimed at novice and intermediate crews, although there will be a master’s class for the more experienced competitors.

The event will be made up of a mixture of Tests and Regularities designed to be enjoyable for all levels of experience, with navigation kept simple.  Crews will be supplied with an easy to read Routebook with no plotting required.  This should be a fun, competitive day out, traversing the quieter roads of the beautiful Somerset & Devon countryside. We will also be visiting some interesting & enjoyable Test venues.

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Event Characteristics

Start Date


Finish Date


Minimum Licence Required

RS Clubman

Length of Route

150 Miles

241 kms

Pre Event Training


Vehicle Eligibility

Pre 1986

Navigation Type

Tulips, Descriptive & Simple Map

All Provided

Exp. No of Tests



Exp. No. of Regularities



Masters Class


Not eligible for overall awards

Entry Fee


Event Schedule


Scrutineering & Signing On

Scrutineering & Signing on will start from 13:00 and will be situated close to Taunton HQ.

Rally HQ and Signing on will be at the Holiday Inn Taunton, situated at Junction 25 of the M5. The hotel are offering a discount code for HERO Challenge competitors, please contact the HERO office for more information.


HERO Challenge Three - October 2020

Starting at approximately 08:00 crews will take on a mixture of driving Tests and Regularities. There will be a morning coffee stop, a lunch halt and finish with a dinner and awards ceremony at the Holiday Inn Taunton (Junction 25 M5)

*Itinerary Subject to Change

Vehicle Information

  • Only cars built pre-1986 or a model available pre-1986 are eligible to enter
  • All cars will be eligible for overall awards unless the crew are deemed to be ‘Masters’
  • The cars will be split into classes based on age and CC
  • The scoring on the test sections is class based so you will be scoring against other similar aged vehicles
  • Vehicle eligibility is defined in the HERO Standard Regulations

A master will be defined by both crew members in the seat they have entered the event who have finished first overall on a HERO green or blue standard event or any ERA event, in the top three of a red or black event (including Rally of the Tests in the overall positions including non-eligible cars), received the Gold medal on Le Jog or in the top three of a HRCR National B Road Rally in the last 3 years. If a crew begins the 2020 season not as a master, then they will remain a non-master for a period of that season.

What Is Included In The Entry Fee?

  • Entry to the event for a car and a crew of two
  • Morning coffee break
  • Lunch
  • Meal at end of day
  • Rally Door plates
  • Detailed Tulip road book with overview maps
  • Class Awards

Entry List

HERO Challenge Three - Oct 2020 - Confirmed Entries

HERO Challenge Three - Oct 2020 - Pending Entries

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