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Junior Club Championship - Round 3

The Buckmore Junior Club offers competitive sprint racing for junior kart drivers. Race meetings take place on the full International Circuit and all safety equipment is provided.

Key Information

Format

Each race meeting comprises of a short practice session for every driver which is followed by three points scoring heats for each driver to determine grid positions for the finals. All drivers will compete in a final.

Participant Restrictions

The minimum age to take part is 8 and the maximum age is 16. Potential drivers must have successfully completed a minimum of one training lesson at the Buckmore Kart School and a minimum of three Rookie Race meetings or similar and approved grades achieved elsewhere.

Duration

The total time at the circuit is approximately 5 hrs from your arrival to departure.

8:00 Arrival & Registration

8:30 Drivers Briefing (parents very welcome)

9:00 - 13:00 Practice, 3 heats for each driver and a final for each driver.

13:15 Presentation of awards

Championship Details

The Buckmore Junior Club organizes two championships a year. The summer series features seven rounds of which the best five scores will count. This allows for a missed round or to drop a disappointing result. The Winter series comprises of four races, of which the best three count.

Classes

The Junior Club is run in two separate age categories: Ages 8-13, & 13-16. The younger class use 160cc Junior Sodi Karts. The older class uses 390cc RT8 karts but are split into a further two subclasses: Lights(<55kg) and Standard (55kg>). There are trophies for the top three in all classes.

Spectators

Spectators are welcome. We have a state-of-the-art clubhouse facility featuring with a Café serving hot and cold food, and an upper tier balcony which provides a dynamic view of the whole circuit.

Dress Code

Please bring comfortable clothing and suitable footwear, preferably trainers or similar flat shoes. All the safety equipment necessary will be provided.

Weather

Please check the weather forecast before you travel and pack a change of clothes if rain looks likely. Only in the most extreme weather conditions (i.e. ice or snow) will there be a possibility of your session being postponed or cancelled.

T&C's

All payments made are non-refundable, it may be possible to transfer your booking, but, it would be subject to an admin fee.

Buckmore Park

Date: Friday 8th May 2020 9:00am
Junior 8-13 Price: £82.00
RT8 Junior 13-16 (Light) Price: £82.00
RT8 Junior 13-16 (Standard) Price: £82.00
Arrival Time: 8:00am

Experience Required