First Time Competitor Information

Welcome to the Competition side of the Club.

The following information will hopefully give you an insight on how to prepare and what to expect on your first race day

Supplementary Regulations – Read them thoroughly! They can be found at www.supermotowa.com top menu under ‘competition’. They give you all the race rules, eligibility, format, times and details for the race day.

RACE DAYS: Gates open 7:00 am (unless otherwise stated in Sup Regs)

Pit Bays – These are first in best dressed with no allocated pit bays.
Limited Power is available – some bays are powered by a distribution board – supplied by the Club courtesy of Tiger Kart Club.
Be prepared and bring your own extension lead/double adaptor, or you are welcome to bring your own backup small generator. Leads must be fixed/ taped overhead, not running along the ground or across walkways. The onus is on the rider to ensure that they are OHS safe.

Pit Paddock Parking – All support vehicles, trailers must be parked in car park areas and not in carports.

Sign on – Will take place in the sign on office located near the toilets. Be prepared with your MA licence & membership card.

Machine Examination – Commences for all Rounds from 7:40am. Be prepared with your bike and you must be wearing your riding gear.
Machine examination will take place in the carports in front of the race office.

Riders Briefing – 8:30am sharp. This will take place under race countrol– attendance is compulsory.

Practice & Qualifying – Commence 9:00am (see Event Supplementary Regulations for order of sessions).

Timing Transmitters & Brackets – Transmitters are compulsory and are issued race morning from the Race Office. They must be fitted for practice/qualifying.
Fix to front forks (BUT to be kept away from heat source)
NOTE: Fixing brackets will be required. Brackets can be purchased from the race office at $15 each.
Transmitters are the rider’s responsibility and must be returned to the race office end of day.
Any loss of or damage to a timing transmitter is the responsibility of the competitor.
Replacement cost approx. $100

Grid Positions – are determined as per Sup Regs. Please make yourself familiar with your grid position for each race.
Row numbers are indicated on the grid sheets and also row markers are placed on the side of the race track as you line up for your race start.
For 2015 Solos are 3 per row echelon style.
Grid Positions will be posted on the notice board in the pit area after qualifying.

Medical Centre / Race Control – enquiries any issues relating to Race Control or on track issues or enquiries with regard to a fallen or injured competitor are to be made thru the Race Secretary. Please notify your support crew and or family.
Medical Clearance: if you are transported to hospital or recommended to visit a hospital/Doctor you will require a “medical clearance to race a motorcycle” to either continue on the day or take part at the next Race/ Practice or Tuning day. Copy is to be forwarded to both Motorcycling WA and the SupermotoWA email prior to you practicing or competing again.

Gate Entry – is free

Jewellery – you are required to remove or tape over any jewellery, piercings etc. Long hair must be secured under helmet or tucked into your leathers.

Trophy Presentations – At the end of each race day you and your crew are invited to attend the Presentations to be held in the pit bays. Trophies and prizes will be presented.

Note:
Please make your crew, family members aware of the following.
No alcohol Pit Bay/paddock area.
No smoking Pit Bays or grass area. For designated smoking area please check the site area map
Children must be under parental supervision at all times.
No dogs unless they are seeing-eye dogs.