February 2018 News

By SC Kart Club
In Events
Feb 19th, 2018

Next Club Day – Club Champs

Sunday, 25th February 2018 at Blair Cartwright’s property , Cartwrights Road, Timaru – the same paddock as last month and will be signposted from the corner of State Highway 8 (Pleasant Point Highway) and Cartwrights Road.

Entry is required by Sunday, 18th February  2018

The format for the Club Champs is….3 qualifying races to determine grid positions for a final one off race to determine the Club Champion for each Grade.  The 3 qualifying races will have pre-determined drawn grid positions and points awarded with the highest points then qualifying for front grid positions in the final race.

These will be placed on the board and updated at the end of each round

Please no dogs and remember to clean up after yourselves and respect this property.

Scrutineering is at 10:00am – 10:30 followed by drivers briefing.  Please bring karts to the sign in table and form 2 lines for karts to be scrutineered.  Please wait with your kart then sign in.

Can we please have clean karts for scrutineering.  Numbers must be on all four sides of the kart and be clearly readable, black on white or white on black.  No numbers, no points.

There will be NO BBQ running at lunchtime so please ensure you bring your lunch

At the conclusion of racing there will be a presentation and BBQ with food and refreshments supplied


Upcoming events

31st March  –  1st of April 2018  –  NZ Grass Kart Champs

Edmunds Road, Ohoka

Scrutineering – there are two options

Fri, 30th March    4.00pm – 6.00pm Mimico, Pilkington Way, Wigram, Christchurch

Sat, 31st March    8.00am – 9.00am  Race venue – Edmunds Road, Ohoka

The Prize Giving Function will be held on the Sunday evening at the Kaipoi Working Mens Club, 113 Raven Street, Kaiapoi beginning at 7.00pm with a light supper being served at 8.00pm followed by the prize giving

Entries close on the 25th February with the Christchurch committee therefore I must receive your entry along with your entry fee by Sunday, 18th February to enable time for me to check them and then post to Christchurch

As more details come to hand regarding the NZ Champs I will let you know



If you know of anyone who has a paddock available for the Club to race on please let one of the Committee know as it’s greatly appreciated to have new venues to race at



These will be published to our website www.sckartclub.co.nz and shared on our Facebook page South Canterbury Grass Kart Club. Please check out our website for news and race dates.

A big thanks to all our volunteers that help out leading up to and on our club days, your help is greatly appreciated.