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The second qualifying round of the New Zealand Hillclimb Championship is again hosted by
Waimate 50 Motorsport Inc. on the 12/13 March, 2016
Friday 11 March – From 4:00pm
Driver sign in and documentation
McKeown Petroleum – Waimate
Saturday 12th March – Start 8:00am
Zig Zag Road – Gravel Hillclimb
sign posted from Waimate – approx 20 minutes from town
A new hillclimb introduced by the host club last year to raving reviews from the those that competed in 2015. A genuine hillclimb complete with steep, twisty and fast sections to challenge any accomplished driver at just over 4km in length
Saturday Night is back to the hospitality of the Forks Hotel for meals and entertainment.
last year everyone had a ball. Vans will again be running into town.
Sunday 13th March 2016
Tara Hill Hillclimb – Tarmac
2.5ks of exhilarating hillclimb that can only be Tara Hill. Starting on the flat for the first 150 metres then negotiating a hairpin that you have to get right to be in the with a chance before the starting the steep climb. A few sharp corners loom up fast before the half way point starts to open up into a very fast finish over a couple of whoops.
Sunday – immediately following Tara Hill
Prize-giving at the Forks Hotel
Buses will also be running from the Forks Hotel during both days of the competition – please support the hosts Sandy and Shane who are also sponsors of the event.