Dirt Riot Dirt Riot Southwest Series Round 1 Congress AZ

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Jan 29, 2012
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This year, Dirt Riot will host its exclusive weekend in Congress, Arizona. Previously sharing the weekend with Rock Crawling and becoming the Sunday show, Dirt Riot will now be a main attraction with PRO Qualifying on Friday night and fast paced racing all day Saturday.

Multiple classes of racers will be hitting the track, from Pro’s to the ability for you to race your almost stock trail rig or UTV. Yes! You can race too!

UPDATED INFORMATION AND LINKS AT www.werocklive.com/2016/dirt-riot-southwest-series-round-1-congress-az

Title Sponsors:
Jones Ford – Visit Site
Fly-N-Hi Offroad – Visit Site

Location: Thompson’s Ranch
Physical Address:
MM5 Date Creek RD/ Yavapai County Rd 62
Congress, AZ 85332
MM5 Date Creek Rd/Yavapai County Rd 62 , Congress, AZ 85332

From Wickenburg: take Hwy 93 N, left on Hwy 89 toward Congress, continue past Congress (pass Frog Rock) to a left on Cty Rd 62 (Date Creek Road) – go 5 miles to Thompson’s Ranch.

From Prescott: Hwy 89 W toward Congress, Pass Yarnell Hill. At bottom of Yarnell Hill, turn right on Cty Rd 62 (Date Creek Road) – go 5 miles to Thompson’s Ranch.

From Kingman: Hwy 93 S, left on Hwy 71 toward Congress, North on Hwy 89, continue North (pass Frog Rock) to a left on Cty Rd 62 (Date Creek Road) – go 5 miles to Thompson’s Ranch.

Ticket Pricing:
$10.00 One Day Pass
$5.00 Children 8-15
Kids 7 & Under Free
Coupon for 20% Online Only with code: DIRTRIOT16
Military(with ID) $5.00

Friday March 4
1pm to 4pm – Pre-Run for Dirt Riot or 1 lap Saturday Morning
4:30 p.m. – PRO Drivers Meeting
5:00 p.m. – Qualifying for PRO Classes

Saturday March 5
7:00 a.m. – 1 Lap for Pre-Run Available
8:00 a.m. – Drivers Meeting
9:00 a.m. – Racing Starts **Subject to Change**
9:00 a.m. – Sportsman UTV/PRO UTV
10:30 a.m. – Stock Trail/Mod Trail/ 4600
12:00 noon – SuperMod/4500
2:00 p.m. – Pro 4400

Teams: Free for 2 RV/trailer per team in pit
Additional Team Members & Spectators: Camping is $15/night $25/weekend; Pre-Pay Online and display receipt in window or pay at trailer and get receipt

Recommended Hotel:
Los Viajeros Inn
1000 North Tegner Rd, Wickenburg, AZ

Additional Information:

All persons taking the course must have signed the waiver prior to going out. Please see Shelley at the trailer to complete your registration and get your wristbands. Registration opens at noon on Friday.
Wristbands are provided to all teams: Driver/Co-driver wristband to Stk Trl/ModTrl/SuperMod Trl/Pro UTV and Sportsman UTV teams; Driver/Co-driver wristband + two pit bands to 4400/4500/4600 teams. Additional pit bands are available for $10/each
All persons onsite MUST have a wristband, no exceptions.
Rich will be doing tech during registration, all teams must be teched prior to taking the course
Pre-running will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 4th. Green flag controls the course, if no green flag, do not take the course.
If teams can not pre-run on Friday, pre-running will be available on Saturday morning beginning at 7:00 a.m. for one lap; you must be done by 8:00 a.m. for the driver’s meeting.
Qualifying for PRO classes will be on Friday at 5:00 p.m.; Driver’s meeting will be at 4:30 p.m.
You are expected to qualify in your draw order.
Determination of start order for non-pro classes is done based on random draw
Helmet and harness must be worn during pre-running
5 mph speed limit EVERYWHERE, except the race course
Immediately following event, awards will be presented. Please plan to attend to pick up trophies; cash payments for purse are also awarded for top placements – please review the Dirt Riot rule book
Dogs need to be on a leash.
No fireworks.
All fire pits must be controlled. Bring your own firewood
Food vendor will be onsite on Saturday – no food available on Friday
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Bower Media

I'm Not Just A Girl
Jan 29, 2012
Sunny CA and On the Road

Dirt Riot Kicks Off 2016 Season in Arizona This Weekend

Professional Rock Racing Saturday March 5th starting at 9am​

CONGRESS, AZ MARCH 2, 2016: This weekends Dirt Riot in Congress, Arizona at Thompson Ranch will more than likely look entirely new to racers and spectators. The race course will be run in the reverse direction of years passed affording the potential of more rock portions in and around the start finish area for spectator viewing. Thanks to Fly-N-Hi Racing and Jones Auto Centers for supporting the event from a local arena and helping with getting the course ready.

“After the huge weekend of Rock Crawling out here at Thompson Ranch, we are looking forward to a fast weekend of Dirt Riot racing,” said Rich Klein, President and founder of W.E. Rock Events. “The course is exciting and different. Taking the course and rotating it in a reverse direction will add some new challenges for the teams.”

Pre-registered in the Pro 4400 4×4 Class includes Goodall Racing Kenneth Goodall, MRM Racing Matthew McCowan, McGhie Offroad Racing Rawlin McGhie, Team 602 Airen Patrick and Casey Beach. Pro 4500 Class Pre-Registered drivers include Team 602 Beverly Croy and Havasu Crawlerz Brian Schultz. Pre-Registered for the 4600 Class is driver Joshua Jackson among others not already pre-registered.

Pre-registered in the Pro UTV Class are Goodall Racing Logan Goodall and Fly-N-Hi Frank Minice. Drivers pre-registered for the highly anticipated Southwest SuperMod Trail Class include Short Bus Mafia Racing Carlos Gonzales, Hecks Offroad Racing Rick Heck, Kroger Offroad Racing Paul Kroger, Bad Boyz Racing Chris Langen, Miller Racing Ryan Miller, 409 Racing Jayson Mitchell, Blind Squirrel Racing Jason Reeves, Pandemonium Motorsports Chad Schoonover, Tyler Racing Paul Tyler, AZ Racing Joe Whitcomb. Other racers include 2 Junkys Racing Richard Heckman in the Modified Trail Class.

Racers can sign up and register on site during tech and registration Friday March 4th. Spectators are encouraged to come and enjoy the full day of racing with the gates opening at 8am, and the action starting at 9am until around 4pm. The awards ceremony immediately follows the final race on Saturday. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 8-15 with a parent, children 7 and under free and Military with ID get $5 off. You can pre-purchase tickets at www.werocklive.com/events/dirt-riot-southwest-round-1-az.

There are vendors, food and amenities on site, and we encourage you to bring chairs and shade structures. There is camping available onsite. After the event we will have the results, pictures and stories posted at www.werocklive.com/2016/dirt-riot-southwest-series-round-1-congress-az for the Dirt Riot Race.

Past Event Coverage: http://www.werocklive.com

Event Sponsors: Maxxis Tires, Artec Industries, NitroGear and Axle, Branik Motorsports, MetalCloak, Crown Automotive, Superchips, PSC, Fox Shox, JM Rigging, Spidertrax, Tom Wood’s Custom Drive Shafts, KC Hilites, Raptoworx, Dirtskins, PCI Radios, Sickline T’s, Advance Adapters, Race Team Store
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