Saturday & Sunday February 20-21st
*New for 2016 - Front and Rear wheel guards required on motorcycles.
Registration takes place on the ice at the Riverside Honda and Ski-Doo enclosed trailer, please see below for practice and race day schedule. Practice day is $20 and riders will require a CMRC license. Race day cost is $80 dollars per rider and each rider must have a valid CMRC license which can also be purchased at the event ($50 for a day license or $130 for a full year).
Practice Day Schedule
Race Day Schedule
Official classes for the Sandy Beach 4hr Endurance Ice Race:
Bike Pro Open
Bike AMA Rear Tire
Metal Melisha (2hr solo bike)
UTV - SxS Unlimited Studded (1.5hr)
UTV - SxS Studless Rubber (1.5hr)
Ice Racing Rules and Requirements
In addition to the AEIRA rules the PDRA requires Front and Rear guards on all motorcycles. The Sandy Beach 4hr Endurance Ice Race is part of the Alberta Endurance Ice Racing Association (AEIRA) series. You can find a copy of the ice racing rules (Bike/Quad/SxS) on the AEIRA website www.aeira.com . You can also find information about transponders on the AIERA website.
2016 Track Information
Details to follow
Try not to take up too much room. Don't park horizontal to the pit. Back trailers or vehicles in.
Pit is open to all fans so be aware of lots of pedestrian traffic.
You need 2 fire extinguishers per team.
UTVs will be at a different but connected pit area. There will be signs.
There will be no food vendor in the hall or on the ice this year. Be sure to bring enough water, food and supplies for your team. Onoway is the closet town about 20 minutes away with a grocery store, gas station etc.
Come out, watch the race and support the riders! The racing starts at 11am on Sunday and will go for about 4 hours. We will have a ring road this year that will provide spectacular views of the race. There will be parking areas along the ring road that will provide almost a 360 degree view of racers.
Spectator access to the ice is $5 (Kids under 8yo are free). All proceeds go to be community league and is collected by volunteers. They will have a waiver for everyone to sign to access the lake. Parking and access to the ring road available on the ice.
Map showing ice access from Edmonton.
Conversion Factors and Ice Thickness
Use this as a guide for your ice safety! It can be printed off and used as a reference guide to ice thickness and weight of machines and vehicles on the ice.
Click here to download the PDF
Due to increasing environmental concerns, the Pembina Dirt Riders Association agree to provide decontamination of the main ice pit area. It is however, your team's responsibility to prevent contamination of your own area and to provide the subsequent cleaning.
Your team will be asked to fill out the following Environmental Agreement by the Referee/Organizer at the race. Please help us to keep the ice spotless and help us to prove to the public that Dirt Riders aren't dirty!!
PEMBINA DIRT RIDERS ICE RACE PIT ENVIRONMENTAL AGREEMENT
I _______________________________ UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANCE OF LEAVING THE PIT AREA USED BY MYSELF AND MY TEAM FREE OF ALL GARBAGE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: HAY BALES, OIL, GASOLINE, ANTI-FREEZE, SUNFLOWER SEEDS, ORANGE PEELS, FIRE PIT, HUMAN WASTE (INCLUDING URINE) ETC. I AGREE TO LEAVE THE PIT AREA IN THE SAME CONDITION THAT I FOUND IT (SNOW & ICE ONLY).
I FURTHER AGREE THAT IF DECONTAMINATION OF THE MY PIT AREA IS NECESSARY, I WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE COST OF CLEAN-UP & DECONTAMINATION OF THE SITE AND I WILL PAY THE COSTS INCURRED BY THE PEMBINA DIRT RIDERS IN FULL OR RISK THE REVOCATION OF MY RACING LICENCE AS WELL AS LOSE THE PRIVILEGE OF ATTENDING ANY CMRC EVENT IN THE FUTURE.
TEAM CAPTAIN (PLEASE PRINT)______________________________ADDRESS:__________________________
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