2020 REGULATIONS

EAST MIDLAND RACING ASSOCIATION

BUILDBASE ALLCOMERS TROPHY

(Promoted by E.M.R.A., Buildbase.)

**Open to 598 – 1300cc open machines. Complying to specifications laid down in EMRA 2020 regulations, this competition will be run over six rounds, 1st race 6 laps -- 2nd race 15 laps. The points will count double for the last round, to be eligible for this final round you must have raced in at least three of the previous rounds. The winner will be awarded the Buildbase Allcomers Championship Cup and also cash awards at the AWARDS EVENING.

**The Fastbike / Bridgestone 500 Championship will be run over six rounds. The points will count double for this last round, to be eligible for points this final round you must have raced in at least three of the previous rounds. The winner will be awarded the Fastbike / Bridgestone 500 Championship Cup and also a cash award at the AWARDS EVENING.

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS. The following classes will be run for 2020 over six rounds.

Solo - Formula 50 -125cc

Sidecar - Open 590cc -1300cc

Solo - Earlystocks 175 – 1300cc

Solo - GP 125 – 450cc Single and Twin Cylinder

Solo - Lightweight 250 two-stroke & 400 4 stroke. Formula machines

Solo - Mini Twins Up to 650cc Water cooled. Air cooled 820cc

Solo - Open 401cc – 600cc 4 cylinder. 750cc two cylinder. Kawasaki 636 pre-2007 eligible.

Solo - Buildbase Allcomers Mallory Trophy Up to 600cc and 601cc – 1300cc Open

Solo - Rookies 175cc – 1300cc licence restrictions see page 4.

Solo - Mallory Stock 1000cc.

Solo – Fastbike / Bridgestone 500cc.

Solo – Pre-electronic injection up to 600cc and 601cc – 1300cc.

Solo – D J Emanuele Open upto 500cc excluding formula 125cc

Two races for each class will be held at each round, points are awarded on both races on the basis of 25, 20, 16, 13, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5 ,4, 3, 2,1, Trophies awarded second races only, (Awarded as follows: number of riders up to 2 first only, 1-4 first and second, 1-5 onwards first, second and third place). Grid positions for each meeting will be based on timed practice. The final round of ALL Club Championships will carry DOUBLE POINTS. The Champion for each class will be the rider with the most points scored; ties will be decided by the greatest number of lst, 2nd, 3rd places etc. Competitors in the final round will only be eligible for points if they have scored points in previous rounds, with the exception of the Buildbase Mallory and EMRA 500 Championships.

Championship awards will be presented at the 2020 E.M.R.A. Awards Evening and riders who win cash awards MUST attend to qualify for receipt of same or they will forfeit their awards. All main classes have a runner up award and some classes may have an award for third place. To be eligible for a trophy and prize money where applicable at the Awards Evening competitors must have competed in at least 4 rounds of their class.

MALLORY PARK:

5th APRIL. 3rd MAY. 31st MAY. 5th JULY, 1st – 2nd AUGUST,
20th SEPTEMBER 2020.

PRESENTATION OF ANNUAL AWARDS

7th November 2020

2020 SPONSORS:

Bill Fry, Buildbase, Bitubo. Complog Ltd. Ducati Coventry, Marine Fabrications Ltd, Real Motorsport, Tamworth Yamaha, W.A.S. Autocentre, Dirty Weekenders. 100%Suspension. Bridgestone. D J Emanuele. Powerslide Suzuki.

E.M.R.A. would like to take this opportunity to thank all our very kind Sponsors for the 2020 season.

FOR ANY FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

IAIN RANKIN

55 ROBERT ROAD, EXHALL, COVENTRY, WARKS, CV7 9GT
TELEPHONE: 02476 317273 / 07947 254037

MARK JESSUP

54 MONKS ROAD, BINLEY WOODS, COVENTRY CV3 2BS
TELEPHONE/FAX: 02476 544463

EAST MIDLAND RACING ASSOCIATION
(On behalf of East Midland Centre A.C.U. Ltd.)

ANNOUNCEMENT

The East Midland Racing Association will organise Restricted Road Races at

Mallory Park, Nr. Hinckley, Leics on -

5TH APRIL 2020 | Permit No. ACU 58231
3RD MAY 2020 | Permit No. ACU 58232.
31ST MAY 2020 | Permit No. ACU 58233
5TH JULY 2020 | Permit No. ACU 58234
1ST – 2ND AUGUST 2020 | Permit No ACU 58235
20TH SEPTEMBER 2020 | Permit No ACU 58236

PCL No’s. -- Mallory Park No. 002

SECRETARY OF THE MEETING

Mark Jessup, 54 Monks Rd, Binley Woods, Coventry, CV3 2BS
Tel / Fax 02476 544463

ENTRIES SECRETARY

lain Rankin, 55 Robert Road, Exhall, Coventry, CV7 9GT
HOME CONTACT: 02476 317273 - Between 09.00 and 20.00.
RACE DAY CONTACT: 07947 254037 | Between 08.00 and 20.00.

CIRCUIT

MALLORY PARK. 1.39 miles in length. Practice and racing will be in a clockwise direction.

JURISDICTION

The meeting will be held under the National Sporting Code of the Auto Cycle Union, the Standing Regulations for Road Racing of the A.C.U (2020 edition), these Supplementary Regulations and any further instructions issued or official announcement.

OFFICIALS

Clerk of the Course Mr. K Merrick/ Mrs T. Churcher

Incident Officer Miss H. Colebrook

Chief Technical Officers Mr. A. Oliver

Chief Timekeeper Mr. M. Craggs

Starter Mr R Capon

E.M.R.A. Stewards Mr. P. Bates

Chief Steward Mr. I McLeod

Club Safeguarding Officer Mr. M. Jessup

ELIGIBILITY

All drivers and passengers must be registered members of E.M.R.A. Must hold a current ACU or SACU license and be eligible to ride the machine they have entered (see 2020 ACU handbook for details). Novice riders (Orange Jacket Holders) are accepted. Any entry that does not quote a License No. will not be accepted. All drivers must have a working transponder fitted to their machine.

NUMBER OF DRIVERS ALLOWED

Maximum starters at all circuits will be Mallory Park, 32 solo’s, 24 sidecars. These start numbers may be increased by 50 percent for official practice.

ENTRIES AND ENTRY FEES

All entries must be made on the Official Entry Form (faxed copies are not acceptable), and sent to Entries Secretariat of the Meeting not less than ten days before the Meeting.

MALLORY PARK 1st event solo’s £160.00. Sidecars £185.00. Additional classes £45.00. Each class will have two races for this fee. Two- day meeting Solo’s 1st event £270. Sidecars £285. Additional classes £45.00.

CHEQUES

(dated - no less than - 14days before the meeting) and POSTAL-ORDERS to be made payable to EAST MIDLAND CENTRE A.C.U. Ltd. Debit and Credit payments as per entry form. Any person(s) entering less than seven days before the meeting will be subject to a £10 surcharge, any person wishing to pay CASH ONLY on the day, must send a non-returnable £50 deposit. Incomplete entry forms will be returned to the competitor. The club reserves the right to refuse any entry and abandon, cancel or postpone the meeting, or alter the programme of events or awards. If the meeting is postponed due to unforeseen circumstances a proportion of your entry fee only will be returned.

INSURANCE

The organisers undertake to insure each driver and passenger, indemnifying him against any third-party claim made, arising out of the races or official practice, excluding claims by other drivers or passengers, entrant, sponsor or mechanic.

TECHNICAL INSPECTION

All drivers and passengers will present themselves dressed in full racing clothing and novice jacket (if applicable). All machines must display the correct racing number, which must comply with A.C.U. 2020. Regulations and must be inspected before practice. (DON'T FORGET YOUR TECHNICAL INSPECTION CARD). CHANGE OF RIDER, PASSENGER OR MACHINE. It is not permitted to change a rider, passenger, make or capacity of motorcycle, after the start of any meeting (see National Sporting Code).

PRACTICE

Will be 9.30am, and all riders will have the opportunity of 10 minutes’ minimum practice.

WARM UP LAPS

Each race will have a minimum of ONE warm up lap of the circuit to be raced.

GRID POSITIONS

Will be by allocated timed practice.

EVENTS

Two races per event with a minimum of eight laps.

1 - Solo -- Formula 125cc
2 - Sidecar -- Open 590cc - 1300cc
3 - Solo -- Earlystocks - 175-1300cc
4 - Solo -- GP125cc – 450cc Single and Twin Cylinder
5 - Solo –Pre-electronic Inj. upto 600cc / 601 -1300cc
6 - Solo – Lightweight Formula 250cc to 650cc. upto 600cc single cylinder 4 stroke machines
7 - Solo – Bridgestone Minitwins 250cc – 650cc
8 - Solo -- Buildbase Allcomers Trophy 598cc - 1300cc
9 - Solo -- Open 401cc – 600cc
10 - Solo -- Rookies 175cc –600cc. 601 – 1300cc
11 - Solo – Mallory Stock 1000cc
12 - Solo -- Fastbike 500
13 - Solo – D J Emanuele Open 500cc
14 - FSRA SIDECAR British Championship

PLEASE NOTE:

All 600 Open and EMRA 500 machines may be subject to Dyno testing at any of our meetings at the club’s discretion. Slick tyres are allowed except for events 1 and 12. If in the opinion of the organisers insufficient entries are received for any particular class that class may be run with another event. The onus of eligibility rests with the competitor. All competitors must use a transponder and there will be a limited supply for hire on the day.

METHOD OF START

All races will be started by lights and will be clutch start. Any rider falling off on the sighting/ warm up lap through his or her own fault will be fined £50.00

FINISHING

Only drivers crossing the finishing line within two minutes of the winner and completing 75% of race distance will be declared finishers.

AWARDS

All second races carry souvenir awards as follows: - number of riders up to 2 first only, 1-4 first and second, 1-5 onwards first, second and third place). No awards/points to BSB Superbike riders and Day Members

NOISE LIMITS

The organisers will disqualify any machine that fails an A.C.U./ Circuit noise test (105 dba.).

ADMISSION TO CIRCUIT

Each accepted driver (solo) will receive two vehicle passes and three people passes, sidecar will receive two vehicle passes and five people passes. Sponsors passes are the responsibility of the Rider/Driver.

FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

All riders MUST carry a fire extinguisher in their vehicles as per ACU handbook; any competitor found in contravention of this rule will be fined £25.00 as per ACU regulations.

SIGNING ON

All drivers and passengers must sign on in the Race Secretary's Office. All drivers and passengers failing to produce a current licence will only take part in the meeting at the discretion of the Stewards of the Meeting and may be liable to a fine of up to £10.00 (to be Donated to the A.C.U. Benevolent fund).

CANCELLATION OF ENTRY

Any Driver or Entrant canceling an entry MUST send all passes and paperwork, arriving no later than 48 hrs prior to the meeting, to the Entries Secretary of the Meeting. A minimum of £30.00 administration fee and the value of any unreturned passes will be deducted from any refund of entry fee due. NO REFUNDS WILL BE CONSIDERED AFTER THE CLOSE OF THE MEETING.

MEDICAL EXAMINATION

The organisers reserve the right to carry out a medical examination by its chief Medical Officer of any driver or passenger to ascertain his/her fitness to compete. Any rider, drive
passenger who falls from their machine MUST attend the Medical Centre before taking any further part in the meeting. The Chief Medical Officers decision is fact from which there is no right of protest.

RETURN TO THE PADDOCK

Drivers retiring or stopping during a race must remove their machines quickly and safely from the track at the instructions of the marshals and must return to the paddock via — official recovery vehicle. DO NOT TOUR, THIS IS NOT ALLOWED (see A.C.U. handbook 2020). under no circumstances during practice or racing must any driver proceed in the reverse direction. PENALTY WILL BE DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE MEETING.

Any Rider that want to fit a camera to their machine must have written permission from the relevant factions at Mallory Park, forms are available from the Race Office. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL HELMET CAMERA’S BE ALLOWED.

The use of remote-controlled aerial drones to take photographic footage is NOT ALLOWED AT MALLORY PARK

EAST MIDLAND RACING ASSOCIATION

THE ORGANISERS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO IMPOUND ANY MACHINE, ITEM OF EQUIPMENT OR CLOTHING AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT THE RIGHT OF PROTEST OR REFUND.

NOTE ANY CHEQUE RETURNED UNPAID AT THE BANK WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE OF £20:00. TOTAL ENTRY FEE PLUS CHARGE IS PAYABLE TO THE SECRETARY BEFORE YOU ARE ALLOWED TO COMPETE IN THE DAYS EVENTS OR IF AFTER THE MEETING WITHIN 7 DAYS. FAILURE TO PAY WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM ANY OTHER E.M.R.A. MEETING AND YOU WILL BE REPORTED TO THE A.C.U. FOR FURTHER ACTION.

CLASSES FOR 2020 THESE REGULATIONS ARE IN ADDITION TO AND NOT INPLACE OF THE ACU TECHINICAL REGULATIONS.

Formula 125cc - Production based machines up to 125cc includes the 72cc and 80cc GP, Jawa and Metrakit type machines. Slick tyres are not permitted.

Sidecar 590 - 1300cc Open - Open to all three-wheeler outfits of any capacity, specifications as per ACU 2020 Handbook.

Earlystocks and 175 – 1300cc - As per Earlystocks Club regulations.

GP 125 – 450cc Single and Twin Cylinder - Includes: - Moto 3 Honda NSF 4 Stroke. Kawasaki 400 & 300 4 stroke. Yamaha RS 400 Twin. KTM 390, Aprilia 450 (restricted) 4 Stroke Twin. Mahindra.

Pre-Electronic Injection - Up to 600cc and 601 – 1300cc machines. Generic and formula specifications

Lightweight - Production based machines 250cc 2 Stroke & 400cc 4 Stroke as per ACU Handbook 2020

Bridgestone Mini Twins 250 – 650cc - Any four-stroke twin made for road use. With Water cooled engine up to 650cc or an air cooled up to 820cc. Must not be more than 72SAE HP.

Buildbase Allcomers - Open Class up to 600cc. And 601cc to 1300cc.

Open 401 – 600cc - Open to all machines 401 – 600cc 4 cylinder. 675cc 3 cylinder

750cc two cylinder - Kawasaki 636, pre-2007 are also eligible.

Rookie 175 – 1300cc - Riders must not have held an ACU Licence before 1st January 2018. Slick tyres allowed if licence permits. Exceptions to the above date by approval by the Secretary of the meeting.

Mallory Stock 1000cc - Stock 1000cc machines. Generic regulations

Fastbike 500 - EMRA 500 specifications.

D J Emanuele Open 500cc - Open to all machines upto 500cc excluding formula 125cc

Slick tyres are allowed with the exception of events 1 and 12.

NOVICE AND INTERMEDIATE NOVICE COMPETITORS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR AN ORANGE VEST IN ALL RACES AND PRACTICE PERIODS.

OUR SPONSORS

BRIDGESTONE

www.bridgestone.co.uk

01926 488500

BUILDBASE

www.buildbase.co.uk

0345 6854467

WAS AUTOCENTRE LIMITED

www.was-autocenter.co.uk

john.wasltd@tiscali.co.uk

01905 350515

DIRTY-WEEKENDER

www.dirty-weekender.com

info@dirty-weekender.com

01905 353880