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    RCSkool opens doors to new students

    October 9, 2014 - 16:46 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

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    Tom How at RCSkool wanted to offer a chance to others who would like to join in the RCSkool, so he had a word with Fen Bilimleri School, and together have come up with an offer to other students not attending the school. RCSkool will run a club every month on race days (Saturday) from 09:00 – 11:00 which will give track tips and classroom lessons with Tom How. Once the students have finished the club they can then join in with the other students and race together! Read more…

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    Champions are crowned at Thumb RC

    October 9, 2014 - 16:35 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Thumb RC Champions

    Round #4 of the Thumb RC Championship Series was held this past weekend in Gagetown, MI. The event featured 9 racing classes from Novice up through 1/8 scale electric buggy. Two qualifying heats and one main event per class were run. The race capped off a four race season series at Thumb RC. Total signups for the day was 55 making it the second largest of the season. Read more…

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    Joe Kerry takes British Onroad Nats win

    October 8, 2014 - 17:52 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    BRCA Onroad Nats

    The last round of the 2014 1/10 British Onroad Nationals was at the Mendip track last weekend. On Saturday morning it was raining, and it took until 2pm for the track to dry out. At the end of practice Serpent’s Joe Kerry was fastest with 16.9 second laps, 0.5 seconds quicker than team mates Mark Green and Alex Thurston in 200mm Touring. Glyn Beal and Andrew Hastings lead the field in 220mm GT. Read more…

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    Mathieu & Evens take Belgian SCT titles

    October 8, 2014 - 17:39 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Belgian SCT Cup

    The penultimate race of the Belgian SCT Cup was held this past weekend on the BRTC race track, the club where SCT started in Belgium some years ago. It’s the last outdoor event of the year, and despite a sunny start to the weekend, race day started on a very wet track. Despite the very wet conditions, a few brave drivers chose to run the first qualifier only to find very heavy and muddy cars at the end of it. As the time passed, the track dried out a bit, and most drivers chose to run the remaining qualifiers in hopes to make the finals. Read more…

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    Julen Parnot wins at 2014 French Cup

    October 8, 2014 - 17:26 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    French Cup

    Under the French sun, approximately 150 cars were present this past weekend for the 2014 French Cup, organized this year on the beautiful Astro track of M.A.R.C.V. Club in the center of France. In the 2wd Buggy class it was Schumacher Racing’s Julen Parnot who drove his way from third on the grid to a solid first place finish. This marked Parnot’s first national level victory. Sylvain Gallo Selva finished up a strong second, with Stephane Deroch taking the final podium spot in third.

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    Hornum wins Danish Indoor Nats Rd.1

    October 8, 2014 - 17:18 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Hornum

    Round 1 of the Danish Indoor Nationals was held at the sports hall in Randers, Denmark this past weekend. The track surface was not carpet designed for R/C racing, but instead a long haired surface which quickly tangled and gathered within the cars. Despite the strange surface and lack of traction, the track layout had racers all smiling as it was fast, fun, and flowing. Read more…

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