Rd4 25th July PORC – KentNPS 4X, NPS 4X Dates, NPS 4X News — By Chris Roberts on July 15, 2010 at 10:24 pm
Rd4 25th July PORC – Kent
There is a whole weekend of action on Saturday its the 661 Mini Downhill race, always good fun and open to anyone with a bike and a full face helmet.
Sunday its Rd4 of the National 4X series on the longest straight on the 4x calendar. Its also a great place to see the riders racing flat out just below your feet!
661 Mini Downhill?
Just for fun there is a downhill open to any one who wants to try DH out from 10 years old up full details on website.
The track is always being improved year on year, (changes to the start hill which has been raised and moved further back and work on bridge and the landing)
its hard packed sandy surface with multi lines making loads more opportunity to overtake and a whole lot more fun to race.
Video from 2009 – watch it here
REGISTRATION:Rd4 Sunday 25th July 2010.
Open from 9.00am until 11.00am.
Race Entry is £25 if you pre enter online, there is a late payment of an extra £5 for on the day entries.
The Online Entries have now closed.
You can now enter on the day for the race
At registration, you will be given your race number, ties and any final instructions necessary.
Find out who’s on the Entry List here
Please note that these times are provisional and the organizers reserve the right to alter them to suit weather conditions.
Practice will take on the following format:
10.00am Open Practice
11.00am Gate Practice – Fun, Big Fun, Juvenile, Youth, Master, Veteran, Girls
11.30am Gate Practice – Junior, Senior & Pro Elite
12.00 Midday Lunch Brake
12.30pm Racing starts
- Moto 1,2,3 & 4
- Run offs if required
1/8 Finals (** Minimum number of riders required in a class)
1/4 Finals (** Minimum number of riders required in a class)
Semi Finals (** Minimum number of riders required in a class)
There is a field right next to the track.
Cost for Camping is £3 per night or £5 for 2 nights per person.
Proper Flush toilets are onsite.
Please bring plenty of water with you its going to be hot hot hot.
Please take to your litter home with you, please don’t leave it all over the hill.
Directions To PORC
To get to PORC from the M25,
Turn off at J5 (A21 Sevenoaks/Hastings)
Take the A26 (Southborough/Tunbridge Wells) Follow this uphill.
Take the B2176 (Penshurst) On the Right.
Follow into Penshurst. Pub on your left
Leave Penshurst on the B2188.
Past a small garage on the left, over a narrow bridge.
Take the next right (GROVE ROAD)
PORC is up the hill on the left.
From Tunbridge Wells,
Take the A264 (East Grinstead)
Turn Right on to the B2188 (Fordcombe / Penshurst )
Follow downhill through Fordcombe and continue for approx 3 miles.
Take the left turn signed VINYARDS (this is Grove Road). This is just before a narrow bridge. If you get to Penshurst Village from this direction, you’ve gone too far!
PORC is about 1 mile up Grove Road on the left.
From Penshurst station,
Simply follow the signs to Penshurst from the station, as you enter the village, turn right. You will go passed a garage on your left. Shortly after, you will go round a sharp left hand turn and over a narrow bridge. We are the next right turn (signed Grove Road). PORC is up the hill on the left.