CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR 2014

If the Event Name is underlined, click on the Event Name  to see the pictures of the event.
Go to bottom of page for Grade Descriptions & Scrutineer list

Month Date Event Grade
January 18th Scout to Caparo Grade 3
  19th Las Cuevas Family Day -
  25th Scout to Mamoral Grade 4
February 9th Ravine Sable Grade 3/4
  15th Scout to La Vega Estate -
  22nd  Las Cuevas BBQ -
March 3rd Scout to Waterloo Grade 1
  16th Gran Couva (Night Run) Grade 1
April 13th Platanal Grade 2/3
May 11th Mahawal Grade 3/4
June 8th Mamoral Grade 3/4
July 13th Verdant Vale Grade 4
August 17th Competition ALL
September 14th Indian Trail Grade 3
October 12th Heights of Gunapo Grade 4+
November 9th Morne Diablo Grade 2/3
December 13-14th Cedros (Night Run) ALL

 

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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