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D14 Web Page Updates PDF Print E-mail
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Jun 13, 2017 at 02:36 PM

Click this link to recieve notifications when points are posted or the web page is updated. Yes it's free.

Last Updated ( Jun 13, 2017 at 02:37 PM )
MMC Iron Man June 9, 10 and 11 PDF Print E-mail
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Apr 12, 2017 at 10:49 PM

2017 Iron Man June 9, 10 and 11

Friday night Drags

Saturday day - Hill Climb

Saturday night - Hill Climb

Sunday day - Hill Climb

Ironman challenge at Bridgeton. A true challenge.....drags and all three hillclimbs. You have to take part in all four events. Gets a point for drags and normal hillclimb points for the three climbs to determine the top ironmen/women in each class. What do you say riders...are you up to that challenge?

D14 Newspaper Correction PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Mar 28, 2017 at 04:44 AM

D14 Newspaper Correction

The correct date for the Goshen May Hill Climb is May 21st.

Reminder the Iron Man will be held in June. 3 hill climbs and a drag race. More information will be coming on this action packed weekend.

 



AMA Rules 2017 - D14 Rules PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Jan 23, 2017 at 04:20 PM

Click here for the 2017 AMA Rule book

 

If you have any constructive criticism about the D14 rules please contact.

Brix McFee – Co Chairperson

616 836 8105

Or

John Radke - Chairperson

616 308 9544

 

 

AMA/D14 Hill Climb Rules 2017

GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR ALL CLASSES

1. All riders will use the last two digits of their AMA D14 membership card and thefirst letter of their last name for their riding number. Clubs or promoters may issue a temporary rider number to be used until the member receives his or her card. Numbers must be at least 5" high with standard block letters and be on the front of the motorcycle as a minimum.

 

2. Riders who finish in the top five places in every class will be awarded their finishing place as their riding number for the following year. This awarded number may be used only in the class in which it was earned and only used for the next year races.

 

3. Tether length no longer than 36" inches when taunt.

 

4. Minimum age of participants is 4 years old.

 

5. No riding, practice or any type of closed competition will be allowed on a hill 5 days prior to a District 14 event on that hill.

 

6.        a. Youth riders are limited to 3 classes per event (age 15 and under).

b. Adult riders are limited to 4 classes per event (age16 and older).

c. Riders may use the same motorcycle in more than one class. Two riders may use the same motorcycle in the same day's program, but they must compete in different classes.

d. The motorcycle that is used on the 1st attempt must be used on the 2nd attempt. No changing out motorcycles between attempts.

 

7. The rider must be physically capable and mature enough to control his/her machine at all times, and to ride it safely. This includes stopping, starting, standing still, mounting, dismounting, and putting one or both feet on the ground.

The referee has the authority to disqualify a rider who can’t safely control his/her machine. Training wheels are not allowed.

 

 

EXHIBITION CLASS:

a) Will be run after the District program has been completed.

b) No points awarded in this class and this class does not qualify for the fastest time of the day award.

c) Motorcycles that run in exhibition class must conform with all amateur Hillclimb equipment rules.

 

 

POINTS:

Points will be awarded in each class (except exhibition class) according to the following schedule.

Points will be awarded as follows.

1st - 20 pts

2nd - 16 pts

3rd - 13 pts

4th - 11 pts

5th - 10 pts

6th - 9 pts

7th - 8 pts

8th - 7 pts

9th - 6 pts

10th - 5 pts

11th - 4 pts

12th - 3 pts

13th - 2 pts

14th - 1 pts

Classes with five riders or less will receive half points. Double points will be paid at State Championship Climb.

To qualify for the year end Championship awards you must attend 90% of the races in that class.

Two dollars ($2.00) for each rider at each event to be sent to division chairman for year-end awards fund.

 

 

CLASSES:

Classes are as follows.

Youth Classes

1. 50cc - 4 to 8 years old, 0cc to 50cc.

2. 65cc - 6 to 11 years old, 0cc to 65cc 2 stroke, 0cc to 90cc 4 stroke.

3. 85cc JR - Riders 7-11 years old, 52-85cc 2-stroke and 52-125cc 4-stroke,

maximum 16” rear and 19” front wheels

4. 85cc SR - Riders 12-15 years old, 66-85cc 2-stroke and 75-125cc 4-stroke,

maximum 16” rear and 19” front wheels

5. 125 JR – Riders 11 – 15 years old, 86 to 125cc

6. Woman’s JR – Female Riders 4 to 11 years old, 0-85cc 2-stroke or 0-125cc 4-stroke, maximum 16” rear and 19” front wheels.

 

Amateur Classes

7. Woman’s SR – Riders 12 or older. 86cc to open. Must be 14 to ride 251cc and over.

8. 125 - 86cc to 125cc

9. 200 - 126cc to 200cc 2 stroke, 126cc to 250cc 4 stroke

10. 250 - 201cc to 250cc

11. 450 -251cc to 450cc

12. 600 - 451cc to 600cc

13. 750 - 601cc to 750cc

14. Open - 751cc to Open

15. Senior 40+ - Riders 40 or older

16. Super Senior 50+ - Riders 50 and older

17. 4 Stroke - 86cc to 600cc

18. 400 Stock - 86cc to 400cc Stock wheelbase

19. Open Stock - 401cc to Open Stock wheelbase.

20. Vintage - 86cc to open, motor over 30 years old.

 

 

CLASS RULES:

1.     The minimum age for amateur riders is 12. In all events, a rider must be 14 or older to ride motorcycles above 250cc.

 

2.     If you sign up for a class, you are not authorized to race in you will not be allowed to race and you will forfeit your entry fee for that class. No points will be awarded.

 

3.     If you race in classes that break the rules you will not be awarded any points for all that day’s race and you will forfeit all entry fees for that day.

 

 

CONDUCT:

1.     If you and your crew do not attend the mandatory riders meeting you will not be allowed to race and you will forfeit your entry fees for that day.

 

2.     Hot pit limited to one crew person. Crew member must be signed in at tech inspection.

 

3.     All race personnel, officials, riders, mechanics, photographers and anyone associated with riders must not consume or be under the influence of intoxicants or drugs that could affect their normal mental or physical ability. Failure to comply may result in disqualification of the rider and/or a fine. Besides affecting the safety of the meet, any such use is inconsistent with the concept of good sportsmanship and is harmful to the sport of motorcycling.

 

4.     Riders and/or family and pit crew who direct foul and abusive language to an official of the sponsoring club, organizer, AMA official or district official are subject to disqualification for the entire meet.

 

5.     Each rider is responsible for the actions of his/her family and pit crew, and any detrimental action by these individuals puts the rider at risk of disqualification. Riders and pit crew are expected to conduct themselves in a manner respectful to the club, the sport, and the environment.

 

6.     Riders are expected to comply with any and all club rules, and any direction from club members and/or the event referee while present on the event grounds.

 

7.     Competition motorcycles must be in the pit area. No competition motorcycles in the spectator area.

 

PROTEST:

Procedure and time limit for protest: All protests must be submitted and signed only by the person directly concerned. Each protest must refer to a single subject only and must be presented to the Referee together with a $50 security deposit, before trophies are handed out and submitted on an official protest form located in the AMA Racing Rulebook.

 

Last Updated ( Jan 25, 2017 at 05:10 AM )
2017 Hill Climb Schedule PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Dec 04, 2016 at 06:46 PM

Race Schedule for 2017

May 21 -Goshen


June 10 - Bridgeton

Day - Day Clmb

Evening - Night Climb

June 11 - Bridgeton

Day - Day Climb

Note - there will be drags Friday night


August 27 - Goshen


September 23 - Bridgeton

Evening - Night Climb

September 24 - Bridgeton

Day - Day Climb

Note - there will be drags Friday night

 

 

Last Updated ( Apr 12, 2017 at 10:25 PM )
D14 Hill Climb Web Page Updates - New for 2017 PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Nov 29, 2016 at 05:05 AM

For the 2017 race season, we will be trying a new notification system to let you know when the D14 Hill Climb page has been updated or the points are posted.

This will be a free service that you can subscribe via text or email. When the D14 page is updated a notification will be sent out letting you know.

The service is free so there may be a small link for an add at the end of the notification.

Subscribe by - texting "hillclimb" to 84483.

or

Use this link for email or text

https://www.rainedout.net/team_page.php?a=70e4700add712707afb7

Feel free to contact Brix McFee with any questions or comments.

Last Updated ( Dec 03, 2016 at 02:01 AM )
D14 Hill Climb Banquet 2016 and Awards PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Nov 20, 2016 at 03:38 PM

Hill Clinbers

2016 Hill Climb Awards Banquet will be held at Mt. Garfield Dec 10th at 2pm. Please bring a dish to pass, chicken and pork will be provided.


Additional Sweatshirts can be ordered for $28 each. Contact Jack (616 308 9544) by Nov 27th with size and rider info to place your order.

 

Goshen Hill Climb Added to the Schedule PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Jul 27, 2016 at 05:42 PM

Racers,

There has been a District 14 Hill Climb added to the schedule.

Date - Aug 21

Start - 11:00 am

Get there early for signup.

More informaion here.

Information on the Goshen Hillclimb - May 15, 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Apr 26, 2015 at 03:22 AM

Racers, The gates to the pits will open at 8am, Race will start at 11am.

Rules to be aware of that were posted by the Goshen Iron Horseman

-No open face helmets.
-All bikes must have kill switches ( no dead man wires to the spark plug ) and must be hooked to the rider such as around the wrist, to the chest protector etc. Must be no more than 36 inches long.
-Boots must be 8 inches or taller.
-ATV riders must be 16 or older.

Have fun and be safe.

 

 

Last Updated ( Mar 12, 2016 at 03:54 PM )
1st Hill Climb 2016 - Count Down Clock PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Apr 26, 2015 at 03:11 AM

Click on this for the Count Down Clock

Last Updated ( Mar 12, 2016 at 12:32 AM )
2016 Hillclimb Schedule PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Dec 23, 2014 at 12:15 AM

It's that time of year again. here's the schedule for 2016.

May 15, Goshen Iron Horsemen, Goshen, IN

  • Signup 8am
  • Start 11am



June 18 and 19 Muskegon Motorcycle Club, Bridgeton, MI.

MMC SPRING CLIMB. BRAPP TO THE TOP

Jun 18 Saturday

  • Sign up 7am - 8:30am
  • Start 10am

Jun 19 Sunday

  • Sign up 7am - 8:30am
  • Start 10am



July 9 and 10 Muskegon Motorcycle Club, Bridgeton, MI.

MMC SUMMER CLIMB. PIN IT TO WIN IT

Jul 9 Saturday

  • Sign up 7am - 8:30am
  • Start 10am

Jul 10 Sunday

  • Sign up 7am - 8:30am
  • Start 10am



Sep 24 and 25 Muskegon Motorcycle Club, Bridgeton, MI.

MMC D-14 IRON MAN CHALLENGE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP HILL CLIMB. 3 Hill's in 2 DAYS

Sep 24 Saturday Day Climb

  • Sign up 7am - 8:30am
  • Start 10am

Sep 24 Saturday Night Climb

  • Sign up 3pm - 5pm
  • Start 6pm

Sep 25 Sunday D-14 State Championship Hill Climb

  • Sign up 8am - 9:30am
  • Start 11am

The State Championship will be very exiting. The Muskegon Motorcycel Club has decided to do an Iron Man Challenge again this year!!! We will be climbing Saturday morning, and Saturday night, with the points championship on Sunday.

Last Updated ( Mar 12, 2016 at 02:23 AM )
Hill Climb Signup Info PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Jul 13, 2014 at 09:49 PM
Hill Climb Signup

One Rider may compete in up to three different classes in one day's program but the rider may not use the same motorcycle in more than one class, except stock wheel base and Senior class.

Two riders may use the same motorcycle in the same day's program, but they must compete in different classes.
Hill Climb Classes PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Jul 05, 2014 at 03:18 AM

Hill Climb Classes 2014

 

 

Last Updated ( Jun 19, 2016 at 12:33 AM )
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Attention Hill Climbers - AMA and D14 Cards PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Mar 22, 2014 at 01:08 AM

Now is a great time to join or update your AMA and D14 memberships. Having your cards in hand before the first race will help you and the people signing you up for the race. I did my a few weeks ago.

Here's the links to signup online.

AMA (click here) $49

D14 (click here) $15

Note - you must have a D14 card to receive D14 points.

 

Last Updated ( Mar 22, 2014 at 01:14 AM )
Want to start Hill Climbing? PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by Brix McFee Webmaster   
Jan 30, 2014 at 11:32 AM

Here’s what you’ll need:

Last Updated ( Jul 05, 2014 at 03:14 AM )
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