Codriver/Pacenoting seminar March 13th Alexandria VA

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Codriver/Pacenoting seminar March 13th Alexandria VA

Postby prorallycodriver » Wed Feb 16, 2011 11:36 pm

Presenting a codriver and pacenoting seminar on March 13, 11AM at Bilbo Automotive, 4938-A Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304. Cell 571-220-4168
While aimed at novice codrivers, the movement plan example and pacenoting information includes a couple tricks and terms that could benefit experienced codrivers. Some tidbits useful for drivers to avoid penalties and there'll be some pacenoting terms and tricks for drivers worth adding to your pacenoting dictionary. Also tire selection and modification. Useful for service crew as well.

So much for the cut and paste non-formatting of a basic outline of the seminar
1. Pre-event duties
A. Familiarize yourself with sanctioning body’s rulebook
B. Familiarize yourself with event supplemental rules
C. Movement plan
D. Checklist
E. Car setup
F. Codriver’s bag/Camelback
G. Dealing w/ motion sickness

2. During the rally
A. Registration
B. Scrutineering/Technical Inspection
C. Odo check
D. Parc Expose/Parc Ferme
E. Controls

i. Main
ii. Arrival
iii. Finish
iv. Regrouping
v. Observation
vi. Quiet zones
vii. Missing controls
viii. Quebec

F. Timing
i. Stage schedule
ii. Scorecard
iii. Reseed/regrouping
iv. Time penalties
v. Maximum permitted lateness/earliness

G. Following route
i. Routebook
AA. Routebook Contents
a. Stage schedule
b. Glossary of terms and symbols
c. Emergency contact #s
d. Maps
e. Blank inquiry forms
f. Blank withdrawal notice form
g. Blank incident report form
h. Odo check instructions
i. Blank competitor stage time’s comparison chart
j. Blank event competitor event evaluation form
k. OK sign/Red cross
l. Tulip instructions

BB. Routebook preparation

CC. Calling routebook instructions
a. Routebook instruction vocabulary
b. Routebook instruction timing

ii. Stagenotes
AA. Types of stagenotes
a. Jemba inertia notes
b. Human measured notes

BB. Preparing notes prior to start of rally

CC. Notes familiarization pass

DD. Preparing during rally, calling note and getting lost

iii. Pacenotes
AA. Recce
a. Be ready and equipped
b. 1st pass
c. 2nd pass
d. Rewrite vs. edit original

CC. Preparing notes during a rally

DD. Calling stagenotes

EE. If you become lost in stage notes

H. Service area

I. Emergency procedures
i. Use of warning signs
ii. Reaction to warning signs (and absence of warning signs)

J. Sweep

K. Results

L. Inquires

M. Competitor event evaluation

N. Thank workers

3. Appendix
A. Sources
B. Movement plan example
C. Related websites

Includes for you photocopying pleasure; blank codriver event checklist, blank stage times comparasion chart and blank service checklist.
Includes 5 examples of pacenotes from well-traveled N American teams with notes describing each style.

Course is $50, $25 of which covers your copy of N. American Codriver's Manual. Counts toward a noobie seminar for NASA RallySport East licenses.
PM me your RSVPs so I know how many manuals to bring.

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Re: Codriver/Pacenoting seminar March 13th Alexandria VA

Postby Sabre » Thu Feb 17, 2011 9:40 am

I *think* I helped with your formatting :) You're getting a PM from me shortly... Thanks for posting this up!
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Re: Codriver/Pacenoting seminar March 13th Alexandria VA

Postby Sabre » Fri Mar 11, 2011 8:18 pm

Looks like I won't be able to make it. I totally spaced on plans that had been made before. Please host this again as I'm very interested!
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Re: Codriver/Pacenoting seminar March 13th Alexandria VA

Postby supasixfo » Thu Mar 24, 2011 1:26 pm

This seminar was great insight into getting into stage rally from end to end. great job by dave - thanks for putting this together!
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