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Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:18 am
by 7ish
Easy piece of old state highway just north of Cheviot .. Ratec 10 Nov. Plenty of clips on youtube..

Ideal introduction to sealed sprints. See you there.

[url}https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Iza3KdNhW0[/url]

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Tue Nov 06, 2018 5:21 pm
by Talkiet
Ok, you talked me into it. Entered. (but will withdraw if it's wet)

Cheers - N

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Tue Nov 06, 2018 5:22 pm
by Talkiet
You don't happen to have any onboard from your car(s) there do you?

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:43 am
by 7ish
Hi Neil,
good work! I don't have any gopro footage , but there is plenty on youtube. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nDoBfc5u5E[/youtube] You will like the road...

I will go up there even if its wet in the morning. The forecast is for it to clear up during the day.

Last year I did a practise run and one timed run before it started raining.

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:06 am
by Talkiet
Yeah - I'm watching the weather too... I'll probably go if it's forecast to improve through the day.

Although since I lack a full cage and any sort of side intrusion protection, my aim for the day is to not go too fast :)

N

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:47 pm
by Talkiet
I may be sunk by the lack of an SFI suit. I have the SFi underwear, gloves and boots, plus helmet and HANS, but suit may not be good enough and not sure I can find one by Saturday... :-(

I'll call Palmside and Silvester in the morning - any other local suggestions?

Cheers - N

Re: Hawkswood sealed sprint 10Nov

Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 7:30 am
by 7ish
PM sent what you have will be fine...