Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Knockhill Stages Rally Sunday 9 December 2018


Following the success of the inaugural MSN Circuit Rally Challenge at Knockhill in 2017, Dunfermline Car Club has been asked to run the Knockhill Stages, on Sunday 9th December 2018.   As last year, the event will be using the off-road section around the car parks on the hill opposite the service area as well as the circuit. 

BRITPART Scottish "Borders" Hill Rally 17th & 18th November 2018



It is time for my annual plea - I am looking for a full team of Marshals from all forms of Motorsport, to carry out a full range of duties, with all and any levels of experience for this years Premier Scottish Cross Country Event, the BRITPART Scottish "Borders" Hill Rally  17th & 18th November at Forrest Estate, Dumfries & Galloway, DG3 7XS 

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

MSA Operational Guide for Radios and Radio Marshals Handbook

Following the latest issue of the Stage Rally Safety Requirements the MSA has updated the Operational Guide for Radios and at the same time Chrys Worboys has updated the Radio Marshals Handbook. 

These can be found on the SMMC downloads page, or via the above links. 

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

MRG Kingdom Stages

Before the rallying attention starts to focus on the Welsh forests here is the usual Club advice for the final round of The Cobble Shop Scottish Tarmack Rally Championship, the Kingdom Stages.
Please note that this event is being held at Leuchars and NOT Crail.
If you can assist please contact Grahame Douglas direct.
Thanks

Garry 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The Application of motorsport engineering to create the electric cars of the future.

We have been invited to a lecture by Paul McNamara, Technical Director, Williams Advanced Engineering on Wednesday 3rd October at 2pm in Edinburgh Napier University, Craiglockhart Campus, Colinton Road Edinburgh.

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Memorial Garden Stages, Condor MC

Please see the following from Condor MSC:
Condor MSC are running the Memorial Garden Stages Senior and Junior rallies on the airfield at the Royal Marines RM Condor base in Arbroath on 15th September. 

Saturday, August 25, 2018

This September, the hills are alive with……

The sound of competition cars in various speed and rally events.  These events are looking for your support:

Friday, August 3, 2018

MRG – Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally

The final round of the 2018 ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship, the Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally, is being held on Saturday 8 September and your help in providing safety communications is requested.
The event is based in Castle Douglas with stages in the Galloway Forest Park – as featured in the TV series ’The Forest’
A reminder that the week before the rally, Rally and Cross Country Marshal Training will be held at the Barony College, Dumfries.  Sessions will cover Fire Theory, Fire Practical, Introduction to Radio, Incident Handling, FMOS, Incident Reporting or Spectator Safety, Stage Set up and Chain of Command.  To register go to: https://goo.gl/forms/Cb6kJuuGSveeMB7k2 
I look forward to hearing from you.
Garry 

Sunday, June 24, 2018

MRG Events - Grampian Forest Rally


On Saturday 11th August the action returns to the forests for the penultimate round of the 2018 ARR Craib Scottish Rally Championship, the Grampian Forest Rally. 
Stages are in and around Fetteresso, Drumtochty and Durris, all close to Stonehaven.  A number of Radio Operators and Controllers are required to provide safety cover.
Please contact Craig direct if you can assist

Solway Coast Rally

On Saturday 4 and Sunday 5, Solway Car Club will organise three rallies at Dundrennan Military Ranges, near Kirkcudbright.  The usercarparts Solway Coast Rally will take place on Saturday followed by the Historic and Junior events on the Sunday. 
Basic accommodation will be available on site on both Friday and Saturday night.  Bookings will open in June – check out the event website (http://www.solwaycarclub.co.uk/solway-coast/faqs/) for more information.  Catering and bar facilities will also be available as will a dedicated area for tents, caravans and motorhomes.
Please note that as this is a working MOD facility no dogs or pets are permitted inside the Rally HQ compound (which includes Service Area, Accommodation Block and campsite).
If you can assist please contact Garry Headridge.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

SMMC Privacy Notice

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Scottish Training Programme 2018

We have a training programme for marshals and officials of all levels of experience, from complete novice to guru level, and the courses are all free, and run by qualified instructors licensed by the MSA
To sign up for a training event, use the Register link in the right hand columnin the table below.