Fancy a weekend of scooters, sun and racetrack fun at a brand new event in Italy?

The first time a mass of British Lammies will go up against European Vespas on a short track that suits the smallframes. How will the Brits fare?
The first time a mass of British Lammies will go up against European Vespas on a short track that suits the smallframes. How will the Brits fare?
What has this got to do with racing? Not much, except the rally will be held here!
What has this got to do with racing? Not much, except the rally will be held here!

 

‘Run to the Race’  event 16th-18th September  2016 – POMPOSA Race Circuit ITALY

 

We mentioned earlier in the year about a new event aiming to get all of the different scooter racers from all over Europe together for a meeting at the same time as an Italian scooter rally by S.I.R.

 

Well that event is going ahead as planned and you can take part as a racer or a rally-goer. While the racing takes place at the Pomposa circuit, the evening rally element of the event is located nearby in a holiday camp known as ‘Florenz Holiday Village’ on the Adriatic coast.

 

 

Already 3/4 of the accommodation in the holiday camp is full, but there are some more chalets available by emailing gianluca.luciani@campingflorenz.com 

 

The Price

 

For just Euro 60 (approx. GBP £47!) per person you get : 2 x nights accommodation, breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, evening meal on Saturday, entrance to the party on Friday, the Saturday night concert and party and full use of the Florenz complex’s beach, pool and on-site facilities!

 

Other costs are Euro 25 (Euro 20 for SIR, ESC, BSSO members) which gives you entrance to the scooter rally and a goody bag. The only other cost is for the actual racing, although that is a mere fraction of current UK costs.

 

The Location/Rally events

 

Some people have asked us why we have chosen to use the Florenz facility? The answer is that it is situated just 2km’s from the Pomposa circuit and this is a nice modern complex, with a private swimming pool, private beach, beauty spa facilities for the ladies, two restaurants (one on the beach), bar and sports facilities. Your scooters can be brought into the complex and can be parked alongside your bungalows. Italy in September is normally VERY warm and you’ll put the beach and pool to good use. Check out the pics here: Florenz Holiday Village

 

The Friday night party will be inside the main hall with all the S.I.R. DJ’s spinning the tunes until the early hours. The Saturday night concert with ‘The Beat’ will be open-air with a full party to follow. The German and Austrian E.S.C. racers and Italian S.I.R. scooterists REALLY know how to party and as it’s their end-of-season finale, it has all the promise of being a mental jolly-up!

 

 

The Racing

 

This is the first time in years that serious numbers of scooter racers from several countries will be racing against one-another and we will do everything possible to ensure that you can all partake without having to change your machines. We guarantee you that if your scooter is eligible for racing in any current European race series you can race at the Pomposa event without any modification whatsoever!

 

Want to partake? Then we need to know your details and your scooter make/type. We’ll then organise the signing on with the E.S.C. as a block booking. The E.S.C. has both on-the-day race insurance and on-the-day race licenses available – both of which are VERY cheap. ANYONE can enter! 

 

If you have any questions, contact us or check out the FAQ section here : Rimini Run & Race

 

 

Race Scooter Transport from UK

 

We have finalised some indications of the prices for having your race scooters collected (from 3 possible UK collection points) and then returned to these same points, immediately after the event (as the BSSO final is on at Cadwell Park the following weekend). The prices are GBP £300 per scooter, there and back. That includes scooter, helmet, riding gear and possibly some space for spare parts / tools etc. Don’t forget that lots of tools and spares are not really needed as the Casa Lambretta Racing Team race-station Motorhome will be present on site for the duration of the event and all UK riders will have FULL access to the facilities. After speaking with BSSO committee members, we have three possible UK collection points. These are : Darlington area/Mansfield area/Southend area. We also have a van leaving the Swindon area that has 4 possible spaces available if needed. For more on this contact dean@riminilambrettacentre.com 

 

 

The Event

 

This year sees the ESC (‘European Scooter Challenge’) holding an event in Northern Italy, combined with a SIR (Scooteristi Italiani Riuniti) National Scooter Rally. The event is being held at the famous Pomposa race track with Casa Lambretta, Parmakit and Rimini Lambretta Centre being the main sponsors. The event is called ‘RUN & RACE – la Corsa al Raduno’.

 

The Location :

Pomposa Race Circuit

Via Orto Alfierino 32

(Statale Romea Km. 29,8)

44022

San Giuseppe di Comacchio (FE)

Italy

 

Contact Info :

Phone :(0039) 0541 686449 (English / Italian) & (0039) 339 1612633 (Italian / English) & (0039) 333 1333244 (Italian) .

Emails : dean@riminilambrettacentre.com (general enquiries) / scooter_italiano@hotmail.com (SIR scooter rally) / Alexander.Haecker@n3k.de (ESC Races)

 

The Date :

The ‘RUN & RACE – la Corsa al Raduno’ event will be held on the weekend of Friday 16th – Sunday 18th September 2016.

 

Friday 16th September 2016 :

– Welcome to the ‘RUN & RACE – la Corsa al Raduno’ event and signing on. 

– All day restaurant + multiple bars

– Track time for racers & novices alike (open to everyone with the correct protective riding gear).

– Possibility to try the ‘Casa Lambretta Racing Team’ Lambretta SS200 on the track (via pre-booking)

– Aperitifs followed by SIR night-time party until the early hours. Music supplied by SIR DJ’s

– Possible evening (hired) racing kart session

 

Saturday 17th September 2016:

– Welcome to the ‘RUN & RACE – la Corsa al Raduno’ event and signing on. 

– ESC qualifying time sessions in the morning

– All day restaurant + catering + multiple bars

– All day scooter dealers market

– Dedicated scooter parking + display + on site Custom Show

– ESC scooter races in the afternoon + possibility of a 1 – 2 hour Endurance race (time permitting).

– Possibility for rally goers to enter the Street Class (with correct protective riding gear)

– Night-time scooterist concert with The Beat! Followed by a full-on scooterist party with the SIR DJ’s until the early hours. The Prize giving for the ESC riders and SIR rally goers will take place at the do!

 

 

Sunday 18th September 2016:

– Breakfast and goodbyes until 2017!

– For those who wish to remain in the area and use the Pomposa track, it will be open to the (paying) public and you too can get all the track time you want!

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