Follow Vehicle Information P#1

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General Information

All follow vehicle personnel are required to read and abide by the rules as specified by Chapter 5 of the Rule Book. The following is a short form reminder to be read by ALL FV Crew members.

Follow Vehicle Check In

All Follow Vehicles shall report to the Check-In area (2miles south of the Start Line) at least 1 hour before their team’s scheduled start time. Your runner will NOT be allowed to start the race until your vehicle crew has checked in, inspected and have been given last minute instructions.

Follow Vehicle Staging Area

Follow Vehicles will be convoyed to the Staging Area where they shall await their first runner. Park as directed by Staging Area Officials. Someone must remain in the vehicle and monitor the FRS radio at all times. Staging Area Officials will announce Team Numbers as the runners approach the Staging Area so that you may prepare to merge with your runner.

Amber Rotating / Strobe Light

All Follow Vehicles shall be equipped with an Amber Light {Rotating or Strobe} mounted on top of the vehicle so as to be visible for 360 degrees. It is advisable to carry a spare. If your light fails while on the course, replace it or use your 4 way flashers.

FRS Radios Required

It is mandatory that the Follow Vehicle Driver shall monitor (Using Ear Buds) the FRS Radio at all times. Race Motors, other Follow Vehicles and Race Officials may cite you for failure to respond to a call to your vehicle. It is mandatory that you have a set of spare batteries for your radio.

5 Minute penalty for each occurrence of Not Responding to Radio Calls.

Sound Systems

Vehicle Sound Systems Are Allowed On The Course!

Runners may wear personal sound systems from the Start Line to Stage 18. Runners are prohibited from ANY sound device from Stage 18 to the Finish line. This is a safety issue and will be strictly enforced.

15 minute penalty for each occurrence of sound systems violation

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