About this event
YOU CAN STILL REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT BY CONTACTING THE REGISTRAR, PEGGY DIETZ @ email@example.com or 330-460-6706 (before 9pm EDT)
Open to ALL SCCA GCR and Great Lakes Division race classes
Featuring a one hour Todd Cholmondeley Memorial enduro Saturday for all IT and Spec classes (plus STL)
YOUR CREDIT CARD WILL NOT BE CHARGED UNTIL REGISTRATION CLOSES
Sanction #'s pending
Saturday Race sanction # 18-RQ-5436-S Sunday Race sanction # 18-RQ-5437-S Enduro sanction # 18-E-5861-S PDX Sanction # 18-PDX-5435-S Time Trial sanction # 18-TT-5860-S
Welcome to the Todd Cholmondeley Cincinnati IT/SPEC*tacular page for PDX, Race Participants and Worker Registration.
If you are a volunteer Lake Erie Communications worker, please go to the LEC registration page. All other worker specialties continue on this site. There will be a Saturday night worker party hosted by LEC in the worker campground, beginning 30 minutes after the track is cold. Drivers & crew are encouraged to attend to socialize with the workers and officials.
Providing on-site tire support for the event will be Aaron Quine of Stupid Fast Tires. He sells and services Hoosier, Goodyear & Pirelli tires. Advance orders can be placed with Aaron by calling 330-573-4338. Deadline for pre-orders is July 27.
The following forms are final but missing Sanction #'s, which are currently being assigned. Please check back for final versions soon, but you may use these in the interim. No changes are anticipated, but final versions of the Supplemental Regulations will be the official ones.
Friday features a Performance Driving Experience (PDX), an opportunity for those without a competition license to experience driving the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in their own car. For Intermediate and Advanced participants with PDX experience, you will have the opportunity to also participate in a Time Trial event and have your lap times captured by the Timing & Scoring staff (transponder required - can be rented from the region-contact Brian Walker at 513-519-3876 for information)
Test and Tune
The Mid-Ohio School will be holding an Open Test and Tune on Friday, typically from 5:00 PM until 8:30 PM. Call them directly at (419) 884-4000 to register for this non-SCCA sanctioned event. Information is on their website (http://midohio.com/mid-ohio-courses).
Saturday features a 20 minute qualifying session followed by a 14 lap race - with grid positions determined by morning qualifying times.
Sunday continues with a 20 minute qualifying session followed by a 12 lap race - with grid positions determined by the best time posted throughout the weekend.
Race Participants for Double Regional:
Cost : $400 ( both days), $300 ( one day); to enter an additional class along with full entry, ( ex. ITA & SM) add $125 for one day, $230 for both days. $410 ( for two drivers, one car both days.) In case of over-subscription, second class entries will be bumped to a waiting list in the order they were received. Add $20 to the weekend total for SRF, SRF3 and FE compliance fee.
The 2.40 mile Club Course configuration will be used on Saturday and the 2.258 mile Pro Course will be used on Sunday. A maximum of 60 cars will be allowed on the course at any time.
This is an unrestricted double regional. All SCCA classes are eligible to compete along with Great Lakes Division approved classes IT7, ITE, CFF, CFC and S2000.
Races are part of the Great Lakes Divisional Championship Series and will earn full points in the classes being run for the afternoon races each day along with qualification for the Runoffs by the Regional/Divisional path.
Cost: $230 with a valid SCCA membership; additional $20 for non members to cover the required SCCA weekend membership.
PDX Driver Eligibility: A valid state vehicle driver's license is required.
PDX Instructor Eligibility: One must hold a current recognized competition license (SCCA, NASA, IMSA, FIA, PCA, BMWCCA, etc.) or have equivalent racing, time trial , or track day experience, which is deemed satisfactory by the PDX Chief Instructor. If you have any questions about being an instructor please contact Bill Niemeyer at 859-512-0280 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Required Driver Safety Equipment: Drivers will be required to have the following safety equipment to present for Tech inspection . Helmet meeting 2018 SCCA National Rules (see PDX Supps for details) or higher, suitable eye protection, long sleeve shirt, long pants and shoes that fully cover the foot to at least the ankle. Driving gloves are not required but are recommended. For Drivers using race prepared vehicles it is recommended that they be fully covered by at least one layer of an accepted fire resistant material.
Vehicle Eligibility: Open to all vehicles conforming to the following.
1. Street legal cars with current and valid registration
2. Vehicles prepared to the Solo Rules classes of Street, Street Prepared, Street Touring, Street Modified, Prepared
3. Vehicles prepared to SCCA GCR classes of Spec Miata, Touring 4, Improved Touring, BSpec, Production, or Super Touring Lite.
PDX Mandatory Drivers and Instructors Meeting:
1. A mandatory Instructor Meeting will be held in front of Garage 12A at 7:30 am on Friday, August 3rd
2. A mandatory Driver and Instructor meeting will be held in front of Garage 12A at 7:45 am on Friday, August 3rd
3. It is required that all Novice participants, and recommended for participants who have never driven at Mid-Ohio, to complete one classroom session. All classroom sessions will be held in the Goodyear garages ( located behind concession stand in the lower paddock)
1. Thursday, August 2nd, 8:00 PM
2. Friday, August 3rd immediately following the 7:45 am mandatory meeting.
Group 1 Instructor
Group 2 Advanced / Intermediate
Group 3 Novice
DETERMINE YOUR RACE GROUP BEFORE CONTINUING TO REGISTRATION
Group 1 SM, SM5
Group 2 GT1, GT2, GT3, GTA, ITR, ITE, ITS, SP, ST, AS, T1, T2
Group 3 ITA, ITB, ITC, IT7, B-SPEC, T3, T4, STL, STU, SPU, EP, FP, HP, GTL
Group 4 SRF, SRF3
Group 5 F5, F6, FV, FST, FF, CFF
Group 6 FA, FB, FC, CFC, FE, FM, FS, ASR, P1, P2, S2000, F1000
Group 7 Saturday Enduro Group - SM, SM5, SRF, SRF3, ITA, ITB, ITC, ITE, ITS, IT7, B-SPEC, STL
Sunday Race Only - F1000
Registration Hours: Tech/Scales Hours:
Thursday: 6 pm - 9 pm 6 pm- 9 pm - no scales - in garages 7 & 8
Friday: 7 am - 11 am 7 am- 11 am - no scales - in garages 7 & 8
6 pm - 9 pm 6:30 pm - 9 pm
Express Tech available at registration Friday evening at registration
Saturday: 7 am- 12 pm 7:30 am - 11 am
Sunday: 7 am- 11:30 am 7:30 am - 9 am
PDX Schedule - Thursday August 2nd, 2018
Novice Classroom Session #1: 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm in the Goodyear Garage
PDX Schedule - Friday August 3rd, 2018
Instructor Meeting: 7:30 am
Driver/Instructor Meeting: 7:45 am
Novice Classroom Session #2: Immediately following Driver/ Instructor meeting in the Goodyear Garage
Friday On Track Schedule - PDX:
----ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND MAY BE ADJUSTED - LISTEN TO PA FOR ANNOUNCEMENTS---
8 am - 12 pm 25 minute PDX sessions per group, 20 minute Time Trial session - using the 2.40 mile Club Course configuration
Lunch: 12 pm - 1 pm
1 pm - 4:45 pm 25 minute PDX sessions, 20 minute Time Trial session - using the 2.258 mile Pro Course configuration
Saturday and Sunday race events will operate on a "No-Schedule" Schedule. Starting time is planned for 8:00 am. Listen to PA announcements to assure timely arrival for your Group's sessions.
DETERMINE YOUR RACE GROUP BEFORE CONTINUING TO REGISTRATION-YOU WILL SELECT GROUP FIRST