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Crosshills (RTV) Trial 4th March 2018

Last updated: 5th March 2018
The traditional opener to our trials season at this varied site. A trials competition for road taxed vehicles (RTV), all marques, models and experience welcome. Always an interesting and demanding trials sites regardless of the weather. Online booking and directions for the event are available here.

Trial Information...

Scrutineering starts at 9.00am, closing at 10am with the trial starting by 10.30am.

We can always use more marshals so if you don't want to compete on the day why not come along and marshal instead or volunteer to heck set out on the Saturday.

This event is being run under an MSA permit. Full SR's for the event will be available to view on the day or can be supplied on request. An extract of the most relevant parts is given below:

    * All drivers must produce a valid Club Membership Card at signing on and must hold a full a currently valid R.T.A. Licence.
    * Only one passenger aged over 16 may be carried on a vehicle during an observed section. This minimum age is reduced to 14 providing the vehicle is fitted with seat belts and either a manufacturers hard top, truck cab or a roll bar. The minimum age is further reduced to 12 where the vehicle is a road legal, mass produced production vehicle retaining the original hardtop or truck cab and where the seat belts comply with K2.1.1 (In a soft top vehicle without a roll bar the passenger must be at least 16) (P41.1.13).
    *and the seats adequately fixed. All occupants must wear an approved seat belt at all times. No passenger to be carried in the rear of the vehicle.
    * The same driver must drive throughout a competition and except with official approval, the people carried at the start of an event must not change during the event without official approval (P25.2).
    * The starting order will be allocated by the clerk of course (D10.1.9).

    The following regulations are amended as stated
    * J5.20.4 Seat belts are mandatory
    * P60.2.2 Towing points need not be painted in a contrasting colour
    * P41.2.3 Competition numbers need not be displayed
    * P56.6 The use of TUV Approved hub adapters/wheel spacers up to a maximum of 30mm depth are allowed
    * P56.8.2 None OE Torque biasing and locked differential are permitted
    * J5.20.5 Fixed cameras/videos carried on board a vehicle are subject to written approval of the Organisers and of the Chief Scrutineer
    * J5.20.6 Vehicles of a commercial type are allowed
    * J56.7.1 A spare wheel and tyre need not be carried

    Entries will be divided into classes based on wheel-base and suspension type.
    Class 1: Leaf sprung under 100 inch wheel base
    Class 2: Leaf sprung, 100 inch wheel base and over
    Class 3: Coil Sprung under 100 inch wheel base
    Class 4: Coil sprung, 100 inch wheel base and over

If you are unsure or need any clarification, please contact Dave or Matthew.


OS Ref. SD 985 456 for the GPS users amongst us !

Nearest post code BD20 8JB

Map available here

Route: From the "old" A629 turn in Crosshills on to A6068 the Colne Road, in Glusburn turn right at the Police Station toward Lothersdale, follow the road up the hill, site about 1 mile on right, Manor House Farm.

The trial site entrance is the gateway before the farm, do not go into the farm and stick to the track - under no circumstances drive on the grass between the gate at the road and the gate at the entrance to the trials site

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