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Race Report: Thursday 28th April 2011

Right off the top let me start by saying that we saw some absolutely fabulous racing tonight.  Some of the races were close the best we’ve ever seen.  If this is the standard of racing we’re going to reach….then bring … Continue reading

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2011 Season Details

We’re just over one week away from the first race meeting of the 2011 Launceston R/C season.  Racing kicks off on January 27th, and we’ll post specific details for that event in the next few days. For now though, here’s … Continue reading

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Race Report: Thursday 11th November

Some excellent racing highlighted another enjoyable night at Rutherglen tonight.  Numbers wise it was a quiet night, but those present enjoyed some of the best track conditions we’ve yet seen.  With construction works in the building slowing down, dust levels … Continue reading

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Race Rule Questions….answered?

Over the last week or two, a few questions have emerged about the rules we’re running under at Launceston R/C, and our race formats.  The questions relate to marshalling arrangements, motor rules for Short Course class, driver behaviour, and class/heat … Continue reading

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Night of the Shockpopper: Race Report 14/10

  The new Rutherglen Raceway layout, courtesy a tonne of hard work from Chris, Paddy and Greenie, was the star tonight.  New challenges, longer lap times, and the mighty “shockpopper” jump put everyone to the test.  Those who responded best … Continue reading

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School of R/C #1: The Racing Line

At our practice session last night, we kicked off what will hopefully be a semi-regular “School of R/C”.  This is all about helping you go faster, get more performance from your car, improve your driving and preparation.  If there are … Continue reading

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Scottsdale Show 2010

Click here for all the details: SCOTTSDALE 2010 INFO SHEET SCOTTSDALE 2010 ENTRY FORM SCOTTSDALE 2010 POSTER We’ll be posting any news or updates, an event preview and hopefully full results after the event.  The Scottsdale show is a super … Continue reading

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Race Report: 23rd September

43 cars gathered for an exciting night’s racing at Launceston R/C’s Rutherglen Raceway tonight.  Graham Viney (Tourer), Rodney Houghton (8th Big Banger), Steve Madziara (10th Buggy), John Silczak (Novice) and Scott Guyatt (Short Course) took the wins. Full results are … Continue reading

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Race Report: Thursday 22nd July

Another 35 cars and by all accounts some excellent racing at Rutherglen this Thursday just gone. In Tenth Buggy a small field with just Steve Madziara and Andrew Barrett. Steve was quick to take TQ and win over Bart. In … Continue reading

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