King Of The Hammers - 2013

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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Ken » Tue Jan 29, 2013 12:20 pm

hemingray wrote:It would be fun sometime to do a "chase car" view - maybe someone with a cam on a quad right next to it.
That would have been great....
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Ken » Tue Jan 29, 2013 12:21 pm

Weather is up for Race Day!

We're 10 days out.....

Thu Feb 7
Partly Cloudy
High 58°
Low 39°

Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain:
0%

Wind:
WSW at 8 mph



I like that!! 8MPH wind....
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Kodiak » Tue Jan 29, 2013 2:04 pm

8mph would be PERFECT just enough to keep the dust trails blowing off course. NOW SCOTT DON'T follow the dust... wait that was me :)
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Ken » Tue Jan 29, 2013 2:09 pm

Driver List

http://ultra4racing.com/wp-content/uplo ... s-List.pdf


Registration times
Fri. 2/1: 9AM – 4PM - Griffin Lounge
Sat. 2/2: 9AM- 4PM – Griffin Lounge
Sun 2/3: 10AM – 2PM – Griffin Lounge

We'll doing this Sunday at 10AM.
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Ken » Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:43 pm

OMG....This is going to brutal.....WAY, WAY more difficult than last year

Course
Here ya go....

Leave the lakebed over Short Bus

Up Backdoor/Resolution (if you want to)

Out to Melville and over to Lucerne A Race Course towards Galway

40 Miles of the worst desert you've ever seen.

Past Remote Pit 1 at Bessemer

Up and down the ridge lines and back to the lakebed

Finish Lap 1

Shortbus and up Backdoor (if you want)

Lucerne A but turn off towards Emerson Lake

Over Emerson Ridge and back to Aftershock

Up Aftershock and then back down to Hells Gate/Devils Slide

Up Sunbonnet

Up Highway 19/20

Out to Remote 2

Across Fissure

Down Jack, Up Chocolate Thunder, Up Wrecking Ball, Down Claw, Up Big Johnson, Down Balderdash

Around Barts Head and up Elvis, back over to RM 45 and the ridge route, back to the lakebed

End of Lap 2

Lap 3 you have to do Backdoor if you haven't done it yet.

Same as lap 2 but add Up Spooners and Down Outer Limits


Have fun fellas!

EMC/UTV is the same as KOH Lap 1 and 2 minus Sunbonnet and Backdoor


Yes, they are going up Wrecking Ball and Highway 19/20
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby DAVE » Thu Feb 07, 2013 6:57 pm

Looking for some race results, anyone have any info or a link. I have been looking but found nothing yet.

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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby hemingray » Sat Feb 09, 2013 5:33 am

Wherever I go, there I am

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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby DAVE » Sat Feb 09, 2013 8:10 am

http://www.rzrforums.net/polaris-rzr-ne ... ad-12.html

Scroll down for a couple of good pics.

If I understad the results only 3 utvs finished.......Brutal
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Re: King Of The Hammers - 2013

Postby Kodiak » Sun Feb 10, 2013 5:12 pm

heres a vid i took of the start!
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