2006 PARTICIPANT RULES OF CONDUCT & RACE PROCEDURE
RULE BOOK DISCLAIMER
The rules and/or
regulations set forth herein are designed to provide for the orderly
conduct of racing events and to establish minimum acceptable
requirements for such events. These rules shall govern the condition
of all events, and, by participating in these events, all participants
are deemed to have complied with these rules.
No expressed or
implied warranty of safety shall result from the publication of or
compliance with these rules and/or regulations. They are intended
as a guide for the conduct of the sport and in no way a guarantee
against injury or death to a participant, spectator, or official.
The race director shall be empowered to permit reasonable and
appropriate deviation from any of the specifications herein or impose
any further restrictions that in his opinion do not alter the minimum
No expressed or implied warranty of
safety shall result from such alterations of specifications. Any
interpretation or deviation of these rules is left to the discretion
of the officials. Their decision is final.
On occasion when situations arise that are not covered by written
rules, special rulings may be put into effect by the track officials.
Once such rulings are acted upon, they become an act of policy and
will be added to the existing rules of procedures.
The Management, Breakers Speedway
Breakers Speedway is
private property. Spectators and participants are welcome to attend
the activities at the facility for entertainment purposes, but the
track reserves the right to remove person(s) causing a disturbance or
interference with the entertainment on said property.
A person must be able to
print and sign his or her own name on the required waiver to enter the
Armbands must be worn at all times. Failure to do so will result in
the purchase of another pit pass.
No baby strollers in the pit area.
No pets in the pit area.
Every person who enters the pit and racing area, or participates in
competition sanctioned or promoted by Breakers Speedway does
acknowledge, represent, and warrant that he or she has read,
understands, and agrees to abide by the rules in their entirety.
Ignorance will not be tolerated as an excuse. Application or
permission to participate or enter the grounds shall constitute
acceptance of the same. Drivers/owners are urged to share these rules
with their crew members. These rules are effective upon publication
by Breakers Speedway, regardless of when a person is subject to the
rules or receives actual notice of the rule(s).
All persons entering the pit area must read, understand, and sign the
Release and Waiver Liability, Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity
Agreement. Drivers/owners are urged to share the attached release
with all crew members so that they fully understand what they are
signing at each event.
In consideration of entering into any of the scheduled events,
drivers, car owners, pit-people or agents, agree to permit Breakers
Speedway and it’s assigned, the use of their names and pictures and
picture of the car for advertising and publicity before and after any
event, and to relinquish all rights to any photos or sell the same.
Drivers must be at least 14 years of age. Those under the age of 18
must sign the Parental Consent, Release and Waiver of Liability,
Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity Agreement at each race event.
Breakers Speedway reserves the right to inspect all vehicles and
trailers entering the pit area.
No alcoholic beverages or glass containers allowed in
the pit area at any time. Coolers will not exceed 14" and Breakers
Speedway security personnel will check the contents at the gate.
Please be cooperative with allowing them to check any coolers inside
Anyone caught dumping, or if it can be proven that they have dumped,
anything that is environmentally unsafe, such as oil or tires, will be
barred for ONE year, will incur a fine of $500.00, will lose all
points for the season and will be responsible for the cost of any
When in the pit area, it is your responsibility to maintain a constant
watch for your own protection.
promoter and/or track officials reserve the right to reject any car
and/or driver without recourse. Only suitable cars will be approved
for competition. All cars and drivers are subject to inspection at
any time by tech inspector and/or promoter. No car deemed unsafe or
illegal by a track official or tech inspector will be allowed on the
track at any time. If a car has been found illegal, upon his next
visit to the speedway, the car will be teched prior to the racing
It is your
responsibility to know and understand the rules before you
that do not pass inspection or those that do not meet minimum
requirements set by the track and/or tech inspector will not be able
to compete, NO REFUNDS will be given.
Mufflers are required in all classes.
No one is allowed to argue any call with Track Officials while a race
is in progress. Calls will be made at the best of the Official’s
abilities, and calls will not be changed. Abusive or improper
language by anyone will not be tolerated at Breakers Speedway. Any
type of physical assault towards anyone may result in arrest by the
Police. NO fighting/unsportsmanlike conduct/verbal abuse or
unprofessional displays will be tolerated. Fines and/or suspension
will be levied if necessary to any situation.
The driver and owner assumes responsibility for all actions of pit
crew, sponsors, and themselves at all times and shall be the sole
spokespersons for the car and crew in any and all matters pertaining
to the race and with officials in charge. If the driver is also the
owner, only he/she will be the sole spokesperson.
Anyone leaving his or her pit area to go to another pit area to cause
a disturbance may be suspended by track management for whatever period
of time is deemed necessary.
Firearms and any type of weapons are absolutely prohibited at all
times on the ground of Breakers Speedway, as the facility is private
property. At any time, the display of any type of weapon or threat of
bodily harm may result in permanent suspension and arrest.
Any driver committing unnecessary contact, harassment, or using any
driving tactic that is considered dangerous by the flagman or track
official will be deemed rough driving. This rule applies to hot laps,
preliminary events, and features. Reprimands for rough driving are
covered in the Rules of Procedures.
Absolutely no fighting
for any reason. Drivers, owners, crew members, etc. fighting will be
subject to a suspension.
No person signing into the pit area shall drink intoxicants and/or use
narcotics during a racing event. Any driver or crew member who
arrives at Breakers Speedway under the influence of intoxicants and/or
narcotics will be denied participation in the events of that day. No
exception to the rule. Breakers Speedway reserves the right to check
teams’ hauler, trailer, or race car for narcotics and/or intoxicants
at any time. Any participant suspected of narcotic and/or intoxicant
use may be subject to testing. Refusal of testing may result in
expulsion or suspension from Breakers Speedway.
No driver, car owner, or crew member will have any claim for damages
or expenses against the promoter or any track official by reasons of
disqualification, damages to the car, or injuries to the driver. All
parties agree that the track grounds are considered safe if they take
part in the event. It is the duty of all drivers, car owners, and
crew members to bring to the attention of track officials any unsafe
equipment, practices, or any rules infraction of any car or driver,
The driver further acknowledges that the driver is aware that auto
racing involves risks and that by competing in an event, the driver
assumes these risks with full awareness and knowledge.
No public address interviews, display of signs, or paintings on
racecars that use obscenity or profanity, or are considered in bad
taste by track officials.
All drivers must have full fire suit and driving gloves.
Helmets must meet ANSI Specifications.
Five point racing harness required. Belts are subject to inspection
Racing Cars will not be pushed off unless the driver is wearing a
helmet and are fully suited.
Excessive speeding in the pit area will not be tolerated and will be
subject to a fine.
Owners of the ATV’s are responsible for their use and all injuries
that could occur. ATV’s are not permitted in the grandstand area.
Speeding or reckless driving will not be tolerated!
All drivers are required at any time to submit to a physical
examination whenever requested by Breakers Speedway officials.
Any injured or suspended driver or team member shall
not participate in any event without approval of Breakers Speedway
officials. Breakers Speedway officials have the right to request a
doctor’s release at any time.
The score booth and flag stand are off limits
to drivers, owners, crew and/or family members and to the general
Drivers should exercise patience on the race track. Driver should
respect the other drivers on the track. Please realize that nobody
wants unnecessary and unneeded damage to their cars.
Cars black-flagged for blatant behavior such as rough driving, failure
to obey officials, deliberately trying to stop the event, etc. will be
disqualified and will receive the finishing position, and
last place of that race.
These above infractions
will not be tolerated at any time, no exception.
Any Disorderly conduct from driver or crew member toward any driver or
track official will be disqualified for the remainder of the night.
Second offense will be disqualified for the remainder of the year.
Any driver who stops on the track to protest
will be disqualified.
RAIN OUTS/CANCELLATIONS/UNCOMPLETED EVENTS:
Track officials may cancel a race if dangerous or unsafe conditions
arise. The race may be called because of an accident or severe
ANY SITUATION THAT ARISES
THAT IS NOT COVERED WILL BE DETERMINED BY THE OFFICIALS.
Breakers Drag Strip Track Rules
TRACK RULES 2006
Breakers Drag Strip
is still undergoing development and with your co-operation and
assistance will soon be one of the best facilities for motorsports in
the region. Please follow the rules and guidelines set forth and have
UNSPORTSMANSHIP CONDUCT WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. Any
verbal abuse to officials or staff will result in immediate removal
from track and/or possible suspension.
Pit area speed limit is 5mph. Return road speed limit
No Refunds will be given after first burnout. Please
see Breakers 2006 Rain Out Policy.
Drivers of all racecars must wear helmets. Drivers of
cars running faster than 14.00 must wear helmets of minimum 95 Snell
as required by NHRA.
Drivers must wear sleeved shirts and long pants. No
open-toed shoes allowed.
Drivers must have proof of valid driver’s license, sign
waiver, tech card and must wear appropriate armband to race. Tech
cards must be filled out fully and accurately.
Anyone entering the restricted areas, e.g. staging
lanes and track area, must sign waiver and wear appropriate armband.
No One under 14 years of age allowed in staging area or
starting line. Anyone under 14 years of age must be in an enclosed
vehicle while in restricted areas. No one under 15 years of age is
allowed to drive any type of people movers (I.E. bikes, scooters,
ATV, golf carts, etc.) and they must have a valid driver’s license,
competition numbers and flags.
Only ONE tow/support vehicle is allowed in the pits per
racecar. All Pit/Tow vehicles must be insured and numbered to
corresponding race vehicle. All drivers of any motorized vehicle in
the pits must have a valid driver’s license. Anyone under 15 years
of age must be in an enclosed vehicle while in restricted areas.
If someone other than original driver is going to make
a pass in a vehicle, they must go to the tech, show proof a valid
drivers license, sign the tech card and release waiver.
Lane choice will be determined by coin flip or
Tailgates must be removed or in the upright stock
position unless welded open.
No water burnouts with street tires; please straddle
the slick grooves. No burnouts allowed on any return road or in any
Passengers allowed in racecars that run 13.99 and
slower only. Passengers must wear the same helmet as required of the
driver. Passengers under 18 must have signed parental release form.
No passengers allowed during elimination rounds.
The same vehicle may not be entered in two ET
classes on the same day.
If a driver makes a pass and the vehicle oils down the
track a warning will be given. If the same vehicle makes another
pass that same day and oils down the track there will be a $25.00
fine and will be parked for the rest of the event.
NO vendors allowed to sell their product on Breakers
Management, Breakers Speedway
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