About this event
New England Region, SCCA
Competition Drivers School
at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, Thompson CT
June 12, 2020
Sanction # 20-ADS-8351
Originally scheduled for April and postponed per CT COVID protocol, this School is now rescheduled for June 12 using the adjusted schedule as listed in the Supps.
Registration will open at the track at 5:00pm Thursday, closing at 8:00pm.
Friday morning, Registration opens at 7:00am until 9:00am.
Please arrive no later than 8:00am on Friday.
Tech will be open Thursday evening, pending availability.
THIS IS A PARTICIPANT ONLY EVENT, LIMITED TO STUDENTS AND THEIR CREW (MAXIMUM OF THREE ADULT CREW IS ALLOWED).
STUDENTS AND CREW MUST PROVIDE THEIR OWN PPE (MASKS, HAND SANITIZER, ETC.), MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING AND ADHERE TO CT'S MAXIMUM OF 5 PEOPLE IN A GROUP.
SPECTATORS ARE NOT ALLOWED.
Do not hesitate to call Lou at 860-460-0930 or email with any questions or concerns, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students must have a current SCCA Membership, and valid SCCA Novice Permit, prior to the event.
For Info see: https://www.scca.com/pages/i-want-to-road-race
The car must have an SCCA Vehicle Log Book.
This Competition Driver School starts Friday morning at 8:00am with a mandatory class starting at 8:30. Friday includes classroom sessions; track walk-arounds, on-track sessions, and ends with a thank-you party for all.
Pre-approved NER Volunteer Workers should also enter here, including "On-Track Instructors" (please include your car info.).
THURSDAY 11June 2020
5:00pm – 8:00pm Registration. Participants must arrive by 8:00pm to camp in the paddock. Gate closes at 8pm. After 8pm can park before gate, and/or camp behind the white building to the right of the gate. Please do not block the gate.
5:00pm – 9:00pm Tech Inspection, pending staff availability
FRIDAY 12 June 2020
7:00am – 9:00am Registration
8:00am Tech Inspection, Tech Garage
8:30am Classroom seminar. Novice Drive-around & tour of Specialties. On-track orientation by group followed by 20-minute practice sessions. approx. 12 noon: mandatory track walk- around for students. See Supps for sessions' schedule.
1:00pm - 1:20pm. Lunch
1:30 - 5:30 Practice sessions including practice starts and races.
5:45 Garage party & Graduation, everyone welcome!
Group 1: Open Wheel - See Supps for classes
Group 2: Closed Wheel – See Supps for classes
Note: Groups are subject to change according to entries received. Schedules are approximate.
FEES: Entry Fee: $ 395
REGISTRAR: MSReg (MotorsportReg.com) Registration: Marilyn Freeman, email@example.com, 508.561.2188.
Lou Gingerella, entry questions, event schedule, track questions: 860.460.0930, firstname.lastname@example.org;
If using a paper entry (last page of Supps), please mail (at least one week prior to event) to: Lou Gingerella, Thompson Speedway, PO Box 278, Thompson,CT 06277. Paper entries can also be emailed to email@example.com
Students must have a current SCCA Membership, a valid SCCA Novice Permit, and the car must have an SCCA Vehicle Log Book. You must bring all three items with you to Registration at the track.
All drivers are required to use approved head and neck restraint equipment per GCR section 9.3.19.C.2
Payment be will made at the track. Accepted payment methods: Visa, MC, American Express, check, cash. Payment will not be accepted through MotorsportReg. Checks for the School only should be made out to OTB Productions. Any payments for SCCA Membership and Novice Permits (pre-arranged to pick up at track) will each require checks, (not to OTB, will advise 'payable to' at track).
Car numbers will be confirmed by the Registrar; only single and double digit numbers may be requested. Please provide three (3) number choices with your entry.