We have TWO BIG Days of racing this weekend. Featuring our Saturday Night Special Under the Lights with a Special 125 Lap SR Honda Main event.
That's right, 125 Laps for the SR Honda. It's Not about winning on the first lap, it is about pacing yourself and racing smart! This should be something fun and different for the kids.
We want to THANK our sponsors for your "Saturday Night Special" Trophy & Awards:
Top Three All divisions receive Trophies
Winner All Divisions receive 1 Case motor oil, Top three SR Honda receive 1 case of motor oil
SR Honda: Raffle for Box Stock Honda 120 engine ($300 value)
These are the details for this weekends events:
Gates open 12:00 noon
Motorhome/ Camping at track available (Track will be closed at 8:30 and you will be locked in for the evening so plan accordingly)
Friday practice is $15 per car (per our terms with IMI)
Gates open: 9:00 a.m.
Sign-in: 12:00 - 2:00
Open Practice: 11:30 - 1:45 p.m.
NOVICE TRAINING: 2:00 - 2:45
Pit meeting: 3:00
Heats: 3:15/ Mains Follow
Gates open 9:00 a.m.
Sign-in 9:15 - 10:15
Pit meeting: 10:15
Tech Inspection following the Last Main Event
QMA HONORS ALL CURRENT 2015 TECH INSPCTION DECALS FROM VISITING CLUBS
TRACK FUEL IS REQUIRED FOR ALL RMQMA RACE EVENTS. KUM-N-GO, MID GRADE (Kum-n-Go is located on the South East corner of Hwy 52 and I-25 East frontage Rd)
RACE FEES FOR THIS WEEKEND ARE AS FOLLOWS:
SINGLE/ ONE DAY entry Fee: $30 per car/ division
TWO DAY(covers both days) Entry Fee: $50 per car
We look forward to seeing everyone!
RAIN SCHEDULE: In the event that we have severe weather on Thursday or Friday that does Not allow us to run our Saturday Event. We will move our Saturday event to Sunday and will move the start times to our Regular start times. WE WILL RUN THE SATURDAY LINE-UP w/ 125 LAP SR HONDA RACE!
RACE FEES WILL REVERT TO SINGLE/ ONE DAY RACE DAY
Gates open: 9:00 a.m.
Sign-in: 9:15 - 10:15
Open Practice: 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
NOVICE TRAINING/ HOTLAPS (Last group in Hot laps)
Pit meeting: 12:00
Heats/ Mains Follow
Weather is always a concern so please check the RMQMA website; www.rmqma.com or Facebook often for updates. We will make every attempt to inform you as soon as we have answers in the event of inclement weather.
RMQMA reserves the right to make adjustments in the race day schedule or format.
Sorry folks, Today's Work Day is CANCELLED FROM LAST NIGHTS RAINS.
We may try tomorrow but it will need to dry.
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. ...are you ready for the biggest weekend of racing at RMQMA this year?
SATURDAY: 125 LAP SR HONDA RACE, ALL other divisions standard format
***Trophy top 3 all divisions (compliments of Scott's Fort Collins Auto, Lawson Construction, Canyon State Oil, Rocky Mountain Stanley & Tad Fiser racing) Saturday
***Feature winner for all classes receives a case of motor oil (compliments of Canyon State Oil) Saturday
*** Box Stock Honda 120 - For One Lucky participant
SUNDAY: TIMING & MAINS - Early start, standard format
STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS!
Saturday May 30th there will NOT be Novice Training. We will be doing a little track maintenance on the tower, weeds and checking the lights for the Saturday Night Special race.
We do encourage practice on your own! Make sure you check in with the office at IMI and pay if you plan on practicing.
We also encourage anyone to help with the minor work.
Mother Nature held off long enough to get the show complete! It was a cold and dreary morning on Saturday but warmed for the afternoon racing.
There was even a couple track records broke!
Colby Sokol (Mod) - 6.887
Cam Fiser (Sr. Animal) - 6.876
Daytona Spicola (Hvy 160) - 7.022
Kaylee Esgar (Lt. WF) - 6.518
Sunday's Club race did not fair so well with Severe Weather and Tornado warnings, racing was cancelled around 1:30.
The raffle was a big hit with the kids and parents.
For a complete listing of Timing and race results go to: rocky Mountain Quarter Midget Association's Facebook.
JUNE 13TH features the "SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL" under the lights weekend.
What is so Special about this weekend? 125 LAP SR Honda Main Event!
Standard race format for all other divisions
IT IS STATES RACE TIME AGAIN!
Those that don't plan on traveling South for the race could take advantage of going out to our track and get some valuable practice. We will not have Novice training at RMQMA this weekend.
Here is the information provided by PPQMA (Ellicott) for the upcoming States Race on May 23rd and race day May 24th.
Track address/ Location:
24225 Colorado Hwy 94
Calhan, CO 80808
Camping is available at the track otherwise you will need a room in Colorado Springs. There are several hotels on the East side of Colorado Springs near the Hwy 94 junction.
* Kona Ice Truck will be available from 10am - 5pm!
NO RAIN LAST NIGHT! Whoo Whooo
RMQMA is ON for today
Suns out, a little cool but we should have a good day of racing!...
Lets go racing!
Saturday May 16th Race day CANCELLED!
Mother nature delivered more rain to the track overnight making it too muddy to get in.
We will let the road to the track dry out today....
Tomorrow Sunday May 17th we will resume with our regular racing schedule.
Gates open at 9 am
Thank you for your patience and understanding
Its great to see the sun come out again!
We hope things will dry out and mother nature will cooperate for this week ends Double Header.
Through long deliberation we have decided to run our Double Header weekend at Home/ IMI rather than an Off-site location....
We are going to use this weekend for a Pre-run of our "Saturday Night Special" race coming up in June under the lights.
HERE IS YOUR WEEKEND SCHEDULE:
OPEN PRACTICE: Please be courteous and work with each other on track time/ laps.
CAMPING IS AVAILABLE FREE OF CHARGE. Make arrangements because you Will be locked in the facility at 8:00-9:00 p.m. You WILL NOT be able to come and go all night!
Weather is always a concern, so stay tuned for updates!
We hope to see everyone there.
LETS GO RACING!!!!