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Hobby Haven 2011 Off-Road Shootout



Signup here: http://events.rcsignup.com/events/di...nt.cfm?ID=2153

The biggest off-road race in Iowa is just under 2 months away and I'm happy to announce that JConcepts is our title sponsor for the 3rd year in a row! Along with JConcepts we have 33 other great sponsors so this year's Shootout will be bigger than ever! For this year's race we have gone to an all electric program that runs for 2 days and we expect to see over 200 entries again. Last year's Shootout had 181 electric entries alone and 214 total when you added in the nitro entries.

The official entry flyer can be downloaded from this link and additional details not listed on the flyer are listed below in this thread:

http://www.iowarctracks.com/uploads/2011_Shootout.pdf.

What:

Hobby Haven 2011 Off-Road Shootout

Where:

Hobby Haven
2575 86th Street
Urbandale, IA 50322
(515)276-8785
http://www.hobbyhaven.com

When:

Friday 9/2 – Managed Practice from 8am-7pm
Saturday 9/3 – Practice 8-9:30am, 10am 3 Rounds of IFMAR qualifying begin
Sunday 9/4 – Practice 8-9:30am, 10am last chance qualifier, Mains

Classes:

2WD Stock Buggy
2WD Modified Buggy
2WD Modified Truck
4WD Modified Buggy
1/8 Electric Buggy
1/8 Electric Truggy
2WD Stock SC
2WD Modified SC
4WD Modified SC
Novice

Race Rules/Format:

5 minute qualifiers
10 minute AAA mains for 1/8 Buggy and Truggy
Single 5 Minute A Main for Novice
6 minute AAA mains all other classes
Qualifying points for best 2 of 4 rounds
ROAR rules observed
Stock classes= 17.5 brushless/27t brushed only – no boost
A minimum of 7 entries needed for a class on race day
House transponders, water, and power available

Cost/Registration:

$25 1st entry
$15 each additional entry
$15 for Novice (Doesn’t count as 1st entry when running multiple classes)
Pre-register online at RCSignup.com: http://events.rcsignup.com/events/di...nt.cfm?ID=2153
Registrations also accepted at Hobby Haven or in person on race day

Hotel Info:

Stoney Creek
5291 Stoney Creek Court
Johnston, IA 50131-1799
(800)659-2220 or (515)334-9000

Microtel Inn
8711 Plum Drive
Urbandale, IA 50322
(800)771-7171 or (515)727-5424

Hilton Garden Inn
(515)270-8890
8600 Northpark Drive
Johnston, Iowa, 50131

Also you can just Google Map search for, 2575 86th Street Urbandale, IA 50322 hotels, and you'll get lots of hits.

Below are links to the 2010 entry flyer, race day pictures, and videos from last year:


Pictures from practice on Friday (9-3) - http://s487.photobucket.com/albums/r...view=slideshow

Pictures from 1/10 Electric Saturday (9-4) - http://s487.photobucket.com/albums/r...view=slideshow

Pictures from 1/8 Electric/Nitro Sunday (9-5) - http://s487.photobucket.com/albums/r...view=slideshow

Videos - http://www.youtube.com/view_play_lis...466DE85A20BD49
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We are 30 days away from the 2011 Shootout and door prizes are starting to come in already. We are expecting large numbers again this year so please try to pre-register early so it will be easier for our race directors to get you into the computer. And remember if you pre-pay by 8/26 you get a free pit towel (1 per driver).
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The track rebuild has begun and should be ready soon!





Also, our sponsors are coming through again this year with a ton of door prizes so you definately don't want to miss this year's race!

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