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Arriving Early & Camping

The gates for the Mens National Autograss Championships 2017 will open at midday on Thursday 3rd August.

Please note we will not be operating a holding area on site, so please do not arrive before midday.

If you are due to arrive before midday, there are local campsites that you could book to stay at, please visit Kington Tourist information for more info

Mr Mayglothing is offering camping for £10 a night: Tack Barn Farm, Penrhos Road, Kington HR5 3LH

There are no shower blocks on site, but there is running water.

If coming from Lyonshall, drive past the race track toward Kington, just before the roundabout there is a left hand turn with a picture of a caravan and a tent this is Tack Barn Farm. If coming from Rhayader across the bypass then it is a right off the roundabout.

Safe travels

Mens Nationals: Opening Times & Gate Fees

Fast Fuel Sponsored Mens National Autograss Championships 2017

Cwmdu Car Club presents the Fast Fuel sponsored Mens National Autograss Championships 2017

This championship requires qualification and each League is allocated places to represent them. Numbers are capped at 40 per Class, meaning you will see a culmination of the best 40 drivers in the country battling out over four races to be named the 2017 National Champion in their respective class – the paramount meeting not to be missed with 400 drivers and over 160 races to eventually find the Ultimate Champion of Champions of 2017.

Venue Opening / Closing times
Venue Opening Time: 12noon Thursday 3rd August
Venue Closing Time: 12noon Monday 7th August
Racing Start Time: 10am Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th August 2017
Scrutineering: Friday 4th August 2.00pm – 8.00pm
Saturday 5th August 7.00am – 8.15am

Evening entertainment will be provided throughout the championships including a live band on Sunday night.

Admission fees
Children under 12 years old – free
12-15 years old and OAPs – £5 per day
16-18 years old and Adults – £10 per day
Camping – £5 per unit per night

Parking
Please note that there will be NO parking within the race field. There will be plenty of car parking on site which will be clearly signposted and a short walk from the race field. Blue badge parking is available and we are also offering a drop off facility for our less abled visitors who will need assistance, again this will be clearly labelled and our site team will be briefed and will be able to direct you to the correct area. 

We look forward to seeing you all there
Cwmdu Car Club

Fast Fuel Sponsored Mens Nationals

Privileged Parking available at Mens & Ladies and Juniors Nationals

We’ll be offering privileged parking adjacent to the pits area during both the Mens and the Ladies and Juniors National Championships this August. There are 30 spaces available at a price of £70 per camping unit.

Mens Nationals: 
Available to reserve via Facebook from 9pm Wednesday 31/05/2017

Ladies and Juniors Nationals: 
Available to reserve via Facebook from 9pm Wednesday 07/06/17

Privileged parking spaces will be offered on a first come, first served basis by responding to the post that will appear at 9pm. Please respond by PM including your name, race number and email address. Bookings will then be added to a master list in chronological order, and a reserve list of 10 will also be populated. Once we fill the initial 30 spaces you will receive a message containing the BACS details for you to make your payment to secure your parking within 7 days. You will be notified if you are on the reserve list.

When booking, we will require the following information: contact name / race number / registration of camping unit / details of accompanying car trailer / Email / Address / Phone number.

PLEASE NOTE:
Payment to be made within 7 days to secure space.

Tickets for the privileged parking allocation will be printed detailing the information provided at time of booking relating to the camping unit that will occupy the space.

Each privileged parking area will be labelled with an A4 board showing the site number and allocation. The numbered spaces will have been pre-allocated and appropriate privileged parking camping passes sent out in advance. 

The allocated privileged parking space will be reserved for one camping unit and one trailer only. Any additional cars will need to park in one of the onsite car parks / general camping fields.

Privileged parking payment is separate to gate entry fees, you will need to pay event entry on arrival at the gate.

Fast Fuel

Cwmdu announce title sponsor for Men’s National Autograss Championships 2017

We’re delighted to announce Fast Fuel as the title sponsor of the Mens National Autograss Championships 2017.

Fast Fuel is an independent fuel distribution company, with depots in South Wales and the Forest of Dean, offering domestic and agricultural fuel and tank solutions.

The Men’s National Championships will be held on 5th and 6th August at our track at The Ovals, Lyonshall, Herefordshire HR5 3LN. Qualifying competitors and spectators will travel from across the UK and Ireland for the event which is expected to attract record numbers.

Fast Fuel continue to impress with their focus on customer service and support for the local rural community. Fast Fuel are turning their attention to the local farmers and the agricultural fuel market and they are alone in offering same day or next day deliveries in their area for no added surcharge. This ‘FAST PROMISE’ ensures that when you get busy you will never have to worry about experiencing machinery on stop.

To find out more about Fast Fuel please visit www.fastfuel.co.uk

Fast Fuel

Fast Fuel Sponsored Mens National Autograss Championships 2017

Cwmdu announce title sponsor for Ladies and Juniors National Autograss Championships

We’re delighted to announce Phill Preece Transport as title sponsor of the Ladies & Juniors National Autograss Championships 2017.

Phill Preece Transport is a road haulage firm based in Herefordshire. Phill’s growing fleet of immaculate trucks are a familiar sight on the roads and can often be seen on display at shows. A long standing Cwmdu Car Club member, Phil returned to autograss as a competitor last year along with his son Tyler who races Junior Specials. Phil says he’s honoured to sponsor the Ladies & Juniors National Autograss Championships and is pleased to support an event which is taking place in his home county of Herefordshire.

This Championship requires pre registration. Please visit http://www.national-autograss.co.uk/…/ladies/application.pdf to download a copy of the application form. Registration Closing Date: Friday 14th July 2017.

With any Lady or Junior NASA Competitor able to register for these Championships, it means that there are many top Class races to be witnessed and with so many drivers, a very worthy National Champion in each Class come the end of the weekend!

The Ladies and Juniors National Championships will be held on 19th and 20th August at Cwmdu’s track at The Ovals, Lyonshall, Herefordshire.

You can contact Phill Preece Transport on 07811 175635

Phill Preece Transport

Phill Preece Transport Hereford

New Website

Welcome to our new website. We’ll continue to keep you up to date with all the Cwmdu news, action and forthcoming event information. Our Nationals section will be launching over the next couple of weeks and we’ll include any details about the event on here.

If there is anything you’d like to see us include please get in touch with our website team through the contact us page.

Track building progress

Happy New Year – it’s going to be a good one and we’ve lots of work ahead as we prepare to host the National Autograss Championships in August. We’ve been making the most of the dry weather and the track team have been hard at work making essential preparations for the year ahead.