CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR 2005

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Date Trails 2005 Grade Type Area
         
9-Jan-05 GUANAPO HEIGHTS 3   North
23-Jan-05 Pitch Lake 1 Family Sunday

South

         
13-Feb-05 NEW TRAIL GRAND COUVA 3   Central
27-Feb-05 2004 Awards Ceremony and Caura River Lime 1 Grade 1 Trail

North

         
13-Mar-05 GUANAPO HEIGHTS 4+++

Helpers welcome

North
27-Mar-05 Toco for Easter Lime 1 Family Sunday

North

         
10-Apr-05 (Cancelled)      
24-Apr-05 St. Augustine to Piarco 1 Grade 1 Trail North
         
8-May-05 MAMORAL 3   Central
26-May-05 Wallerfield 1 Family Day North
29-May-05 On/Off Road Rally      
         
12-Jun-05 MORNE DIABLO TEAK FIELDS 3   South
26-Jun-05 Rousilac Trial Site
(Pics of Preparation on 2nd July)
1 Grade 1 Trail South
         
10-Jul-05 COMPETITION #1 4   South
30-Jul-05 Mayaro Camping Trip 1 Family Weekend South
         
6-Aug-05 Rousilac Preparations-Pt.2     South
14-Aug-05 INDIAN TRAIL 4   Central
26-Aug-05 QUINAM 1 Grade 1 Trail South
         
11-Sep-05 OFF-ROAD TRAINING ROUSILLAC 1, 2 & 3

All Members

South
         
9-Oct-05 Verdant Vale Trail 3-4   North
23-Oct-05 Rousillac Training / Fundraiser / Competition #2 preparations 1-4   South
         
13-Nov-05 COMPETITION #2 4   Central
27-Nov-05 TTASA at Wallerfield 1 Family Sunday North
         
4-Dec-05 CEDROS OVERNIGHT 4   South
16-Dec-05 Xmas Party 1 Grade 1 Trail North
17-Dec-05 Erecting Swings at Children's Home 1 Family South

 

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Trail Grading

Grade 1 : For All 4WD Vehicles / No special equipment / road tyres.

Grade 2 : Some Mud & Slight Scathing Possible / Ropes, basic pulling equipment / Mud terrain / lug tyres required

Grade 3 : Mud, Rough Terrain / Winches, Ropes, Shovels / Mud terrain / lug tyres required

Grade 4 : Mud, Difficult Terrain, Possible Damage / Full complement Recovery & Clearing Equipt / Mud terrain / lug tyres required .

Grade"TBA" : To Be Announced.

PLEASE NOTE: CHANGES IN WEATHER CAN TURN A GRADE 1 TRAIL INTO A GRADE 4 TRAIL.      

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SCRUTINEER'S CHECK LIST

MANDATORY - Valid Driver's Permit, Insurance Certificate, Working Seatbelts, First Aid Kit, No Alcohol, Fire Extinguisher, Optional-Inspection Sticker

TOOLS - Wheel, Spanner, Jack + Handle, Toolkit 25', 3/4" Rope (max4), Sharp Cutlass, Spade + Fork, Winch + "Cumalong", Bow Saw + Axe, CB Radio, Mud Ladders (max2)

SPARES - Spare Rad.Hose T/B, Spare Fan belt, Water, Brake fluid

OTHER -   Roll Cage (2 on chassis), Towing Eyes (max 4), Snorkel

ELECTRICAL - Headlamps, Stop Lights, Horn, Wipers, Ignition/Kill Switch

TYRES -    Spare (max 2) Grade 1 trails All terrain tyres required. Grade 2 and above Mud terrain / lug tyres required

ENGINE - Radiator Hoses (2), No loose wires, Battery(s) Secure, Fan / Vee Belt, Throttle Return Spring, Fuel Lines Secure

DRIVE TRAIN/UNDERSIDE - Prop shafts Secure, Fuel Lines Secure, No loose wires below, All Wheel Nuts Present

 

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