An exciting opportunity to learn how to go Classic Car Rallying then put it immediately into practice on a Regularity & Test. Designed to take you through each step of the process, from scrutineering and signing-on through to timing and Route Book.
Simply unmissable for anyone seriously thinking of tackling their first event or for a crew that has already done one or two events and wishing to learn more.
If you have already taken part in one of our HERO training seminars and you would like to put your skills into practice, You can now enter the Mini Rally on the Sunday for £149.00. Click the ‘Sign Up’ button below and select the ‘Mini Rally’ option when you put your entry in.
1. Duncan Hopkinson/ Kay Hopkinson – MG C GT
2. Roger Fildes/ Dave Stocking – MG B
3. Robert Clifton/ Julie Clifton – Saab 96 V4
A Novice Trial brought to you by The HERO Training Academy
Designed to walk you through the process of tackling a Classic Car Rally with a series of Classroom and ‘on the road’ sessions. You will be taken through each session with experienced current competitors. guiding you through each part and explaining the do’s and dont’s.
The event starts on the Friday evening (17:00) with an optional session , for the first timers, where the first steps are explained and signing on take place (or Saturday morning). Saturday morning session will go through setting your trip, using ‘Tulips’ and a fun Test, before a working lunch and learning about Timing, Maps & Accumulative. The afternoon will see you tackle two Regularities and a Test, with the team on hand to point out your errors, explain the right way to do it, before retiring for a debrief and a one to one in the bar area.
Taking the ‘results’ from Saturdays two regularities you will be seeded for the mini-rally on Sunday morning. After Saturdays helping hand you are now on your own, to show how much you have learnt, as you tackle a Classic Car Rally.
To allow flexibility we have not included accommodation in the package. Crews are free to book what suits them in the surrounding area of Oswestry.
Start time 17:00
Over two days
This is a training event
(Car of period built before this date)
other than in the bar
Including Training Regularities
For the Mini Rally on the Sunday
PLEASE NOTE: Accommodation isn’t included for this event. The start venue, Lion Quays Luxury Hotel & Spa – Oswestry, are offering a discounted rate, just quote HERO when booking.
17:00 - 18:30 - Time card of the event issued and explained,
General event timings,
Tulip diagrams and tests.
Explain pre event procedures
Check the notice board for:
Individual Scrutinerring Time
Saturday Start Time
08:00 - 10:00 in numerical order
10:00 - 12:00
Start at one minute intervals
Set trip at measured distance.
Short section to follow using tulip diagrams,
Team on hand
A short test
12:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00
One tulips the second a marked map
16:00 - 18:00
Q & A session
17:00 the days results revealed
08:30 Drivers Briefing
09:00 First car leaves
13:00 first car returns
14:30 Results & Awards
(all times provisional)
There are no previous events