BP Sprint League - Round 1
The BP Sprint League is a multi-ability event catering for varying levels of experience. Drivers are classified by weight, both classes receive trophies for the top 3 finishers.
Racing takes place on the full International circuit using 390cc Sodi RT8 Karts.
Pro Class - 4* Graded Event
The Sprint League is all about short sharp racing. A practice session is followed by three point-scoring minute heats for each driver and a final for the top-scoring entrants. Trophies are awarded to the top three finishers in each class.
In light of the latest government guidance, we have implemented strict new precautions to ensure the safety of you and the team. Before you book your session, it is important that you read through and understand the following information.
You can only attend on your own. No unnecessary public will be allowed on-site, this includes spectators. The only exception will be if you are under the age of 18, in which case one parent or guardian can attend with you.
Social distancing measures will be mandatory during your visit. The precautions we have taken will impact the way you move around Buckmore Park and there will be signage to help guide you. It is imperative that you follow social distancing measures at all times. We also advise you to wear face masks and gloves when on site.
If you have or have had any symptoms of COVID-19 (high temperature, a new continuous cough, loss or change to your sense of smell or taste) within the last 14 days, please do not complete your booking. Follow NHS guidance
We encourage you to bring your own racewear, including: Race Suit, Helmet & Gloves. If you do wish to use your own, the helmet must comply to British Standard or EU equivalent. Suits must be one piece overalls or bike leathers. Gloves must be full fingers. If you do not have your own equipment then you can use our equipment and there are also options to purchase your own balaclavas and gloves on the day if you would like to.
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The minimum age to take part is 16 (16 & 17 year-olds must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 plus). No previous driving experience is necessary to take part in the Clubman Class. However, in order to compete in the Pro Class previous racing experience is required.
The total time at the circuit is approximately 3hrs from your arrival to departure.
18:30 Arrival & Registration
19:00 Safety Briefing
19:30 Pro Class Practice (1x10 min of up to 18 karts)
19:45 Heats (Each driver competes in 3) and final
21:45 Presentation of Awards
The “Pro” Classes of the BP Sprint League forms an 8-round Championship, of which the best 6 scores count.
The Pro Classes are run in two separate weight categories: Light (<85kg) and Heavy (85kg>). Both weight classes will share the grids but have their points allocated separately.
Championship Fixture List
Future rounds to be confirmed
As part of our COVID-19 precautions, spectators will not be allowed to attend.
The cafe will not be open during the session. Canned soft drinks and bottled water are available for purchase from the sign in desk. We suggest you bring your own snacks.
Please bring comfortable clothing and suitable footwear, preferably trainers or similar flat shoes. All the safety equipment necessary will be provided.
Please check the weather forecast before you travel and pack a change of clothes if rain looks likely. Only in the most extreme weather conditions (i.e. ice or snow) will there be a possibility of your session being postponed or cancelled.
All payments made are non-refundable, it may be possible to transfer your booking, but, it would be subject to an admin fee.