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Entries nearly full…

Following a recent surge of new entries for the Classic Outback Trial, only a few places remain in the entry list before a full capacity is reached.

Event Director, Phil Bernadou has confirmed that following the reinstatement by the Federal and State Governments of sporting events, after the long Covid-19 induced lockdowns and travel restrictions experienced in most states, that there we only nine spaces left in the Special Stage event and seven spaces in the regularity event.

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Updated Supplementary Regulations

Updated Supplementary Regulations for both the COT Rally and COT Regularity competitions are now available.

Classic Outback Trial Supplementary Regulations V8.2 for the Rally competition are on the Rally Docs and Forms page.

Classic Outback Trial Regularity Supplementary Regulations V6.2 for the Regularity competition are on the Regularity Docs and Forms page.

These updated Supplementary Regulations have been approved by Motorsport Australia and replace previous documents. They have been rewritten from the original document issued in 2019 and subsequent updates, and should be re-read.

Philip Bernadou
Clerk of the Course

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Co-driver needed…

Are you an experienced co-driver and interested in competing in #COT22?

A potential entrant has called and he’s looking for a co-driver to team with him.

It will be a fast ride – it’s in a Ford Capri Perana with an experienced driver. As co-driver, you need to have some experience and be prepared to share some costs.

If you’re interested, contact Philip Bernadou (philip@classicoutbacktrial.com.au, 0412 498 602) and we’ll put you in touch.

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Competitor Bulletin 4 now available

COT Competitor Bulletin 4, for the COT Classic, COT Allcomers and COT Regularity competitions, has been released.

It is available on both the Rally Documents and Forms and Regularity Documents and Forms pages.

Bulletin 4 has been approved by Motorsport Australia and incorporates Further Regulations. The bulletin covers:

  1. REGULARITY SR 107 and COT SR 109 – POSTPONEMENT /CANCELLATION OF EVENT
  2. ARTICLES 203.6 and 204.5 – REFUNDS

Phillip Bernadou
Event Director

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Fifth time lucky: put 27 March to 2 April, 2022 in your calendar

Event Director, Philip Bernadou, today announced the new date for the rescheduled Classic Outback Trial: 27 March to 2 April, 2022.

He said that the event program will be exactly as planned, but rescheduled to start on Sunday March 27, 2022.

Originally calendared for August 2020, the event was postponed to November 2020, March 2021, August 2021, and now to March 2022.

“We envisage that by March/April 2022 the vaccination rate will be high enough to allow state and international borders to reopen,” Phil Bernadou, said.

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Updated Supplementary Regulations

Updated Supplementary Regulations for both the COT Rally and COT Regularity competitions have been released.

Classic Outback Trial Supplementary Regulations V7 for the Rally competition are available on the Rally Docs and Forms page.

Classic Outback Trial Regularity Supplementary Regulations V5 are available on the Regularity Docs and Forms page.

These updated Supplementary Regulations have been approved by Motorsport Australia approval and replace previous documents. They have been rewritten from the original document issued in 2019 and should be re-read.

Tom Snooks
Clerk of the Course

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Updated Supplementary Regulations now available

Updated Supplementary Regulations for COT Rally competitions are now available on the Rally Docs and Forms page.

The changes made to the V6 Supplementary Regulations are

  • Dates changing March to August;
  • Article 105.2 changing the Competitor Relations Officer to Alan Patterson;
  • Article 204.5 updating the refund conditions for the August date.’’

Updated Supplementary Regulations for COT Regularity competition are now available on the Regularity Docs and Forms page.

The changes made to the V4 Regularity Supplementary Regulations are:

  • Dates changing March to August;
  • Article 105.2 changing the Competitor Relations Officer to Alan Patterson;
  • Article 203.6 updating the refund conditions for the August date.’’

Tom Snooks
Clerk of the Course