DRIVERS PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS MESSAGE
FOR DAY OF EVENT SEPT 7/8
LOCATION DICK BARTLETT PARK
8:00 am registration gate opens
8:15 am tech starts
10:50 am tech ends
11:00 am driver meeting
11:30 am meet n greet
STARTING APPROX 12:00 PM
Car heat 1
Car heat 2 if needed
INTERMISSION 30 MIN
KIDS POWER WHEELS after intermission
Car consolation derby (winner goes to final)
Truck derby (run and done no final)
15 min intermission
Powder Puff derby (must register by intermission) (3 cars min)
Grudge derby ( 3 cars min)
end of show approx. 3:30 PM
Awards 5 PM
8:00 am registration gates open
9:10am tech ends
9:20 am driver meeting
9:45 am meet n greet
STARTING APPROX 10:15 AM
Figure 8, 8 laps full contact racing
Figure 8, 8 laps full contact racing
INTERMISSION 15 MIN
Show ends approx. 12:05 PM
Awards 1:30 pm
ANY DISPUTES REGARDING RULES, PLACEMENT ETC MUST BE BROUGHT TO OUR ATTENTION WITHIN 15 MINUTES OF THAT HEAT ENDING, A DISPUTE FORM LOCATED AT THE STAGE MUST BE FILLED OUT AND A $100 DEPOSIT PAID IN CASH AT TIME OF DISPUTE. IF YOUR DISPUTE IS VALID YOU WILL RECEIVE THE $ BACK
DRIVERS BRING A FLAG FOR YOUR CAR
Number of heats depend on the number of vehicles that register for that class an example is: i.e. 16 vehicles will be 2 heats of 8, of which top 4 will go to final, bottom 4 to consolation round. 6 or less vehicles will be last man standing, clocks are not officially running unless you are sitting there or not making hits for an obvious amount of time, if it looks like you are sitting or not making hits within the 90 seconds it will be up to the head timer or arena director to flag you out. Be aware you can’t just sit there and still be in the competition •
Consolation round top 2 cars go to final •
Vehicles will be timed at 90 seconds from green flag to next hit. If you do not make a hit within the 90 seconds you will be timed out, you will need to put your flag up to show you are out. Be aware of flagger • Heat ends when the second to last car has timed out •
The clock will be reset after a red flag. Watch the arena director or flaggers, you must stop when the red flag comes out •
Make big hits, this is a demolition derby show where carnage happens. The crowd and driver’s love it. No sandbagging, no clock running, no wimpy hits, make big hits. The flaggers, arena directors are watching •
If the driver is caught making obvious door hits, we will stop the derby (all drivers but the driver in question will have a clock reset) the driver in question will be given 1 warning, after that you will be disqualified for that heat
PLEASE PREFILL OUT YOUR WAIVER FORM, PRIOR TO ARRIVAL (FOR DRIVER AND PIT) THIS WILL GIVE YOU FRONT OF THE LINE ACCESS TO THE REGISTRATION TABLE
GO TO WWW.GRANDFORKSDEMODERBY.CA UNDER REGISTRATION FOR WAIVER FORM
ALL DRIVERS AND CREW MUST BE REGISTERED, WAIVERS SIGNED AND A DERBY SPECIFIC WRISTBAND PUT ON BEFORE ENTERING THE PITS
2 FREE PIT PASSES PER CLASS REGISTRATION PER DRIVER, YOU CAN PURCHASE ADDITIONAL PASSES FOR $10 EACH
NO DRINKING ALCOHOL BEFORE OR DURING THE EVENT BY ANY COMPETITOR OR PIT PERSON , GET CAUGHT YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE
PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO RELEASE
At anytime you maybe subject to being photographed or recorded for result or marketing purposes
IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED AND PLAN TO COMPETE, PLEASE REGISTER NOW $75
GO TO WWW.GRANDFORKSDEMODERBY.CA
In the late summer of 2017 Demolition Derby was brought to the Grand Forks Fall Fair. With the support of the Fall Fair and a dedicated committee group that includes Wes Tetlock, Darrell and Corinna Chard, Craig & Jan Beliveau, Rod & Kerry Plotnikoff, Darcey Yates Roberts, Jason and Kelly McIver, Paul Whitford, Kristin Tetlock
The committee worked hard and it paid off. The show was a hit with spectators and a saviour to the fair as they were struggling for attendance.
2018 brought an even more exciting show, more cars, more spectators, Kids Power Wheels Derby and a professional events crew to help with running and promoting the show. Light Up The Sky Events brought a crew from throughout BC.
With the help of a great crew 2019 is bound for even more excitement. Stay Tuned...
Our delightful community is home to beautiful tree lined streets and heritage homes. Its downtown core and bustling city centre, located on Market Avenue, offers quaint cafes, galleries and the City Hall. Grand Forks boasts four season living with recreational activities to match. This small community has been home to a large Doukhobor population since the early 1900´s and continues to celebrate and embrace their rich culture.
Grand Forks is the perfect backdrop for families and retirees, with a strong commitment to healthy living, affordability and great quality of life. Incorporated in 1897, Grand Forks is the “hub” of the Boundary Region, located between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenays. Our community is surrounded by fresh, pristine water from the Granby and Kettle Rivers and is nestled in a breathtaking and unique east/west running Valley.
Our central location means that we are only a couple of hours drive from 2 major centres; Spokane and Kelowna and that the closest regional airport is a 1 hour drive to Castlegar or a 2 hour drive to Kelowna to the International airport.
If it’s rugged recreation, clean living or new opportunities that you’re after, Grand Forks offers it all.car shows near you!
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