CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR 2006

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Date Trails 2006 Grade Type Area
10-Jan-06 Marion Estate 1   South
21/22-Jan-06 Cumaca Over Night 3   North
12-Feb-06 Madamas Water Fall Hike 3   North
12-Mar-06 Caura Exploration 2/3

 

North
28-Mar-06 2005 Awards Ceremony 1 Family

Central

9-Apr-06 Heights of Guanapo     North
21-May-06 Verdant Vale 3/4   North
4-Jun-06 Preparing Comp.Site ?   South
30-Jul-06 COMPETITION #1 4   South
13-Aug-06 Siparia     South
6-Aug-06 Las Cuevas 1   North
20-Aug-06 Treasure Hunt      
27-Aug-06 Night Trail      
10-Sep-06 Mamoral 1, 2 & 3

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South
Oct06 Waterloo      
8-Oct-06 Princess Town 3-4   South
12-Nov-06 COMPETITION #2 4   Central
Nov-06 Las Cuevas      
10-Dec-06 CEDROS OVERNIGHT 4   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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