Junior Karting School 2020

JUNIOR KARTING SCHOOL – 2020

Junior Karting school

Ideal for the next Lewis Hamilton or the complete beginner! Learn how to improve your lap time, how to overtake and defend your position, finally competing in a small event to test your skills.

The school will consist of 4 consecutive days during a week of the Easter holidays. Arrival at 9:30am and lasting for 2 hours, we will teach all the basics of karting followed by continuous assessment to improve their skills. The final day will be a race event with the winners taking home a trophy.The Courses will be limited to 12 children so each child can have full attention, ages 8 to 16 years old, minimum height 1.3m.

Dates for the course:

EASTER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday April 7th – Friday 10th April

Tuesday April 14th – Friday April 17th

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday July 28th – Friday July 31st

Tuesday August 4th – Friday August 7th

Tuesday August 11th – Friday August 14th

Tuesday August 18th – Friday August 21st

Cost is £120 for the week, ring 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk for more details or to book your place on the grid!

Winter Junior Karting Championship 2019/20

Junior Karting Winter Championship 2019/20

The Junior Karting Championship is the ultimate hobby is for junior karters aged 8-16 years!!  This is the best way to test and develop your skills as an up and coming karter!! 

The championship will consists of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Junior Winter Champion!!

Each event consists of 2 x 7 minute heats, these are both preceded with a 5 lap qualifying session. The heats determine where you start for the 10 min final.  Championship points and trophies will be awarded on positions in the final.

There will be 3 classes, overall class, novice class & a beginner class.  All drivers will score points towards the overall table, drivers who have scored 1 or less podiums will be in the novice class, new drivers will score towards the beginner class.  There will be championship awards for top three overall, top 3 novices & top 3 beginners at the final round.

For  the more inexperienced drivers the Time Trial Championship below may offer a better alternative to start racing

It would be advisable that the participants have used the track several times to familiarise themselves with the layout of the circuit and performance of the karts.  There will be a minimum weight limit of 9 stone, drivers less than this will carry lead weights on their kart.

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 13th October
  • Sunday 10th November
  • Sunday 8th December
  • Sunday 12th January
  • Sunday 9th February
  • Sunday 15th March

Signing on starts at 9:30am, racing 10am – midday

The cost of each event will be £40.  To book call 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk.  Each round will be limited to 20 drivers so booking is essential to avoid disappointment, a deposit may be required.

Optional practice sessions – this is a 10 min session prior to the actual GP event, cost £10, sign on 9:15am.  This is limited to 20 drivers so please book 01544318334.

 Junior Karting Winter Time Trial Championship 2019/20

The Junior Karting Time Trial Championship is a beginner event.  This is a great way for new karters to build experience before they enter the main junior championship.

Each event will consist of 3 x 10min sessions against the clock.  The fastest average time over the 3 sessions will win the event.

The performance of the karts will be adjusted to suit the experience of the junior driver.

The championship will consists of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Junior Time Trial Champion!!

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 13th October
  • Sunday 10th November
  • Sunday 8th December
  • Sunday 12th January
  • Sunday 9th February
  • Sunday 15th March

Signing on starts at 9:30am, racing 10am – midday

The cost of each event will be £30.  To book call 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk.

Each round will be limited to 10 drivers so booking is essential to avoid disappointment, a deposit may be required.

Optional practice sessions – this is a 10 min session prior to the actual GP event, cost £10, sign on 9:15am.  This is limited to 20 drivers so please book 01544318334.

WINTER ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 2019/20

WINTER ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 2019/20

Herefordshire Raceway endurance championship is a Le Mans style team race teams of between 2-3 drivers. Teams will be required to make driver and kart changes, using teamwork and consistency to win the race.

The championship will consist of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, however you do not have to enter every round.  There will be championship awards for top three at the end of the season.  There will be a novice championship for inexperienced teams.

Each round will consists of a 20 minute practice/qualifying followed by a 60 minute race.  There will be a minimum weight limit of 13 stone, drivers under this will be required to carry lead weight.

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 13th October
  • Sunday 10th November
  • Sunday 8th December
  • Sunday 12th January
  • Sunday 9th February
  • Sunday 15th March

Signing on starts at 2pm with racing 2:30pm to 4pm

Minimum age to compete is 16 years old unless permission from race director Chris Powell.

The cost of each event will be £100 per team, to book call 01544318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk

Open Grand Prix Championship 2019

OPEN GRAND PRIX CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

2013 Champion Rhianna Purcocks

The Open Grand Prix Championship is the ultimate hobby for karters!!  This is the best way to test and develop your karting skills!! 

The championship will consists of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Champion!!

Each event consists of 2 x 8 minute heats, these are both preceded with a 5 lap qualifying session. The heats determine where you start for the 12 min final.  Championship points and trophies will be awarded on positions in the final.

Optional practice is available, see below

There will be 3 classes, overall class, semi-expert class & a novice class.  All drivers will score points towards the overall table, drivers who have scored 1 or less podiums (and selected other drivers) will be in the semi-expert class, new and less experienced drivers will score towards the novice class.  There will be championship awards for top three overall, top 3 semi-expert & top 3 novices.  Drivers may only win one trophy per event, if you finish top 3 overall and top novice, the next best novice driver will win the trophy and so on.

There will be a minimum weight limit of 14 stone, drivers less than this will carry lead weights on their kart.

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 14th April
  • Sunday 12th May
  • Sunday 16th June
  • Sunday 14th July
  • Sunday 11th August
  • Sunday 15th September

Signing on starts at 2:30pm, with racing to commence at 3pm.

The cost of each event will be £50, to book call 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk.  Each round will be limited to 30 drivers so booking is essential to avoid disappointment, a deposit may be required.

Optional practice sessions – this is a 10 min session prior to the actual Open GP event, cost £10, sign on 2pm.  This is limited to 20 drivers so please book 01544318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk

Junior Karting Summer Championship 2019

Junior Karting Summer Championship 2019

Junior karting championship trophy winners

The Junior Karting Championship is the ultimate hobby is for junior karters aged 8-16 years!!  This is the best way to test and develop your skills as an up and coming karter!! 

The championship will consists of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Junior Champion!!

Each event consists of 2 x 7 minute heats, these are both preceded with a 5 lap qualifying session. The heats determine where you start for the 10 min final.  Championship points and trophies will be awarded on positions in the final.

Optional practice is available, see below

There will be 3 classes, overall class, novice class & a beginner class.  All drivers will score points towards the overall table, drivers who have scored 1 or less podiums will be in the novice class, new drivers will score towards the beginner class.  There will be championship awards for top three overall, top 3 novices & top 3 beginners at the final round.

It would be advisable that the participants have used the track several times to familiarise themselves with the layout of the circuit and performance of the karts.  There will be a minimum weight limit of 9 stone, drivers less than this will carry lead weights on their kart.

Junior Karting Time Trial Championship 2019

The Junior Karting Time Trial Championship is a beginner event.  This is a great way for new karters to build experience they enter the main junior championship.

Each event will consist of 3 x 10min sessions against the clock.  The fastest average time over the 3 sessions will win the event.

The performance of the karts will be adjusted to suit the experience of the junior driver.

There will be 3 rounds counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Junior Time Trial Champion!!

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 14th April
  • Sunday 12th May
  • Sunday 16th June
  • Sunday 14th July (inc Time trial)
  • Sunday 11th August (inc Time trial)
  • Sunday 15th September (inc Time trial)

Signing on starts at 9:30am, racing starts at 10am!

The cost of each event will be £40 for the main championship or £30 for the time trial championship, to book call 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk.  Each round will be limited to 30 drivers so booking is essential to avoid disappointment, a deposit may be required.

Optional practice sessions – this is a 10 min session prior to the actual GP event, cost £10, sign on 9:15am.  This is limited to 20 drivers so please book 01544318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk

JUNIOR KARTING SCHOOL – 2019

JUNIOR KARTING SCHOOL – 2019

Junior Karting school

Ideal for the next Lewis Hamilton or the complete beginner! Learn how to improve your lap time, how to overtake and defend your position, finally competing in a small event to test your skills.

The school will consist of 4 consecutive days during a week of the Easter holidays. Arrival at 9:30am and lasting for 2 hours, we will teach all the basics of karting followed by continuous assessment to improve their skills. The final day will be a race event with the winners taking home a trophy.

The Courses will be limited to 12 children so each child can have full attention, ages 8 to 16 years old, minimum height 1.3m.

Dates for the course:

EASTER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday April 16th – Friday 19th April

Tuesday April 23rd – Friday April 26th

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday July 30th – Friday August 2nd

Tuesday August 6th – Friday August 9th

Tuesday August 13th – Friday August 16th

Tuesday August 20th – Friday August 23rd

Cost is £120 for the week, ring 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk for more details or to book your place on the grid!

WINTER ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 2018/19

WINTER ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 2018/19

Herefordshire Raceway endurance championship is designed for teams of between 2-3 drivers. Teams will be required to make driver and kart changes, using teamwork and consistency to win the race.

The championship will consist of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, however you do not have to enter every round.  There will be championship awards for top three at the end of the season.  There will be a novice championship for inexperienced teams.

Each round will consists of a 15 minute practice/qualifying followed by a 60 minute race.   There will be a minimum weight limit of 13 stone, drivers under this will be required to carry lead weight.

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 28th October
  • Sunday 11th November
  • Sunday 9th December
  • Sunday 13th January
  • Sunday 17th February
  • Sunday 10th March

Signing on starts at 2pm with racing to commence at 2:30pm.

Minimum age to compete is 14 years old unless permission from race director Chris Powell.

The cost of each event will be £90 per team, to book call 01544318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk

Winter Junior Karting Championship 2018/19

Winter Junior Karting Championship 2018/19

The Herefordshire Raceway junior karting championship for children aged between 8 to 16 years is the best place for youngsters to test their skills against the best young drivers in Herefordshire.   

The championship will consists of 6 rounds with your best 4 scores counting towards the championship table, the highest points scorer over the series will be crowned Herefordshire Raceway Junior Winter Champion!!

Each event consists of 2 x 7 minute heats, these are both preceded with a 5 lap qualfying session. The heats determine where you start for the 10 min final.  Championship points and trophies will be awarded on positions in the final.

There will be 3 classes, overall class, novice class & a beginner class.  All drivers will score points towards the overall table, drivers who have scored 1 or less podiums will be in the novice class, new drivers will score towards the beginner class.  There will be championship awards for top three overall, top 3 novices at the final round & top beginner.

It would be advisable that the participants have used the track several times to familiarise themselves with the layout of the circuit and performance of the karts. Please note, a minimum weight will be set at the 1st round.

The dates for each round are as follows:

  • Sunday 28th October
  • Sunday 11th November
  • Sunday 9th December
  • Sunday 13th January
  • Sunday 17th February
  • Sunday 10th March

The cost of each event will be £40, to book call 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk.  Each round will be limited to 30 drivers so booking is essential to avoid disappointment, a deposit may be required.  Signing on is between 9:30am and 10am, racing starts at 10am!

Optional practice sessions will run before the main event, this is a 10 min sessiont, cost £10, sign on 9am.  This is limited to 30 drivers so please book 01544318334.

JUNIOR KARTING SCHOOL – 2018

JUNIOR KARTING SCHOOL – 2018

Junior Karting school

Ideal for the next Lewis Hamilton or the complete beginner! Learn how to improve your lap time, how to overtake and defend your position, finally competing in a small event to test your skills.

The school will consist of 4 consecutive days during a week of the Easter holidays. Arrival at 9:30am and lasting for 2 hours, we will teach all the basics of karting followed by continuous assessment to improve their skills. The final day will be a race event with the winners taking home a trophy.

Courses will be limited to 12 children so each child can have full attention, ages 8 to 16 years old, minimum height 1.3m.

Dates for the course:

EASTER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday April 3rd – Friday 6th April

Tuesday April 10th – Friday April 13th

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

Tuesday July 31st – Friday August 3rd

Tuesday August 7th – Friday August 10th

Tuesday August 14th – Friday August 17th

Tuesday August 21st – Friday August 24th

Cost is £120 for the week, ring 01544 318334 or email info@herefordshireraceway.org.uk for more details or to book your place on the grid!