“Welcome to the North Armagh Motor Club Ltd February Lanes Rally, which will run as a Targa Rally in accordance with Motor Sports Association (MSA) Regulations and with the protocol prepared by the Association of Northern Ireland (ANICC) Targa Rally Monitoring Panel. The rally is kindly sponsored by Shane Branniff and his eurocables (Belfast) Ltd specialist cabling and component supplies company.
The event will comprise of a number of timed Special Tests which will run in private grounds on a mixture of tarmac, concrete, gravel, mud and grass surfaces. The route between Special Tests will be identified on maps which will be supplied by the organising club.
Special Test information will be supplied in the form of diagrams and other information. Bogey times for Special Tests will be set on the basis of an average speed of 30mph and a range of measures will be used to ensure that bogey times are not beaten. Such measures will include chicanes, slaloms and stop boxes. Both the nominated driver and co-driver (subject to having the necessary grade of driving licence) are permitted to drive on Special Tests. Timing on connecting sections will be set to a very easy schedule and crews will be permitted to wait at Main Time Controls for their due time.
The event will be based at Loughgall Country Park, County Armagh, and all Special Tests will be located within a 5 mile radius of the Park.
The schedule for the event is as follows:
•Entries open on publication of these Supplementary Regulations;
•Entries close on Tuesday 11 February 2014;
•Final Instructions No 1 will be posted on the club website, www.namcc.com, on Wednesday 12 February 2014;
•Saturday 15 February 2014
1. 08.00 – 09.30 Car scrutiny and documentation
2. 09.45 Drivers Briefing
3. 10.01 First car starts
4. 15.00 First cars finishes
5. 16.00 Prize giving
The entry fee for the event is £75.00, and this includes a breakfast bap and a cup of tea for both crew members following signing -on.”