International ESR NSU Spring Cup 2017

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  1. Esr Admin

    Esr Admin Well-Known Member

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    Under the NSU Spring Cup 17 we are running two five race events. The events are a "Rookie" Cup and a Mini Championship. Details can be found below.

    Timings are; 19:00 Saturday EDT, 23:00 Saturday GMT, 09:00 Sunday AEST
    Race 1 - 05/20/2017 @ Red-Bull Ring Südschleife
    Race 2 - 05/27/2017 @ Shanghai West Long
    Race 3 - 06/03/2017 @ GELLERÅSEN - KARLSKOGA MOTORSTADION SHORT
    Race 4 - 06/10/2017 @ MANTORP PARK SHORT
    Race 5 - 06/17/2017 @ SILVERSTONE CIRCUIT NATIONAL

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    Mini Championship Rules and Regulations

    1. Sign up.
    To be considered for the championship you have to be a member of ESR.

    If you're interested and want to be part of the group please send a Steam friend request to @MeMotS

    1.1 Eligibility

    To be eligible to join the championship new potential competitors will need to participate in a leaderboard challenge to assess driver abilities for the grading process. The track for this will be Brands Hatch.

    1.2 Car Class and livery selection Series.The Cup will be contested in the NSU TTs. You will need one of the cars from that pack to participate. If you do not currently own one of them you can either purchase the pack or you can wait until the members that do own that car have chosen their vehicle for the championship before you buy one.

    1.3 Competitors

    Championship competitors will be limited to a maximum of 32 on a first come first served basis. If there is a shortfall of full time racers wild cards will be allocated up to that number.

    1.4 Team Assignment
    Teams will be balanced as far as is possible. Teams will be drawn by an independent person. Team size will be notified once registration is complete.
    You can personalize your team name and send it to Admin for registration. If a Team Name is not submitted a sequential number will be assigned.

    2. Race Details
    Timings are; 19:00 Saturday EDT, 23:00 Saturday GMT, 09:00 Sunday AEST

    2.1 Race Calendar

    Race 1 - 05/20/2017 @ Red-Bull Ring Südschleife
    Race 2 - 05/27/2017 @ Shanghai West Long
    Race 3 - 06/03/2017 @ GELLERÅSEN - KARLSKOGA MOTORSTADION
    Race 4 - 06/10/2017 @ MANTORP PARK
    Race 5 - 06/17/2017 @ SILVERSTONE CIRCUIT NATIONAL

    2.2 Race Format
    Mode: Get Real
    Fuel: On – Normal
    Tyre wear: On – Normal
    Cut Rules: Slow-down
    Mandatory Pit stop: Off
    Mechanical Damage: On
    Wrecker prevention: On
    Flags: Black only
    Start type: Standing
    Practice (Morning): 15min
    Qualifying (Noon): 15min
    Race (Afternoon): Race 1 of 15 minutes Race 2 of 20 minutes (the second race is a reverse grid race)

    3. Scoring System
    3.1 Drivers.

    Every driver scores points at the end of the race and bonus points apply for completing the race as per below

    3.2 Points
    1st -> 2nd: 6pts difference
    2nd -> 5th: 3pts difference
    5th -> 10th: 2pts difference
    11th->: 1pt difference

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    3.3 Bonus points
    Race finished: +5pts

    3.4 Teams
    Team points are the points earned by the team drivers

    3.5 No Points scored situations
    DNS: Did not start (player absent)
    DSQ: Disqualified (player fails to comply with a requirement)

    3.6 Dropped Round
    There will be no dropped round in the Mini Championship.

    4. Racing Rules
    We have all been racing together for quite a long time now so we should know what is fair and what is not. If you've caused an incident you'll probably get reported at the end of the race and a penalty may be applied if you're found guilty (see below)

    4.1 Reporting an incident:
    I
    f you believe you were disadvantaged you should report it to the Chief steward @Andy Blade on discord or Admin if incident involved Andy Blade.

    4.2 Penalties
    In the event of an incident or complaint to the Stewards video evidence will be obtained and reviewed.The Stewards are Andy Blade, Jesse Hampton & Steve Carman and they will consider and vote on an incident with a minimum of a 2 to 1 majority constituting the final decision.
    If in the event of a steward or stewards being involved in an incident or 1 or more of the stewards being unavailable, one or both of the Admin staff (Paul Darke or Martin Edmunds)will join the panel.
    In cases where guilt is apportioned a penalty will be awarded.
    Penalties will depend on the severity of the incident/infraction according to what follows:

    4.2.1 Tier 2 (Racing incident)
    When a driver has caused an incident but is not considered to have been 100% responsible. 5 pts deducted on Cup total.

    4.2.2 Tier 1 (Intentional incident)

    Where a driver has caused an incident and considered to be 100% responsible. 5 pts deducted on Cup total + Drive through penalty*
    *The drive through penalty which is to be taken at the next event attended. The penalty is to be taken between lap 2 and lap 5. If the drive through is not carried out no points will be assigned for that race (DSQ)

    4.3 Infractions
    4.3.1 Leaving Pits:
    stay within the pit exit lane until the very end.
    A 2pts deduction will occur if you don’t respect these boundaries
    Please note that any driver penalties are carried over to his team score.

    5. Communications
    Discord is mandatory
    for all communications.
    **Note: A microphone is not required to participate.
    Team voice Channels are provided for chat. However all participants must be on the ESR Championship voice channel prior to practice commencing for any last minute admin issues.
     
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  2. Esr Admin

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    The Rookie has been cancelled. Only the Mini Championship will be run on Saturdays
    Rookie Cup Rules and Regulations


    1. Sign up.
    To be considered for the Cup you have to be a member of ESR. If you're interested and want to be part of the group please send a Steam friend request to @MeMotS

    1.1 Eligibility
    This Cup is not open to Aliens! This is purely for fun and bragging rights! We will also try to get a seasoned driver to join practice to assist or offer any help or advice you may need.
    To be eligible to join the Cup new potential competitors will need to participate in a leaderboard challenge to determine ability. The track for this is Brands Hatch
    Anyone discovered to be “sandbagging” will be removed from the cup. An Admin will be monitoring races with tools such as ProRacing Dashboard etc

    1.2 Car Class and livery selection Series.The Cup will be contested in the NSU TTs. You will need one of the cars from that pack to participate. If you do not currently own one of them you can either purchase the pack or you can wait until the members that do own that car have chosen their vehicle for the championship before you buy one. That is to ensure that everyone has a different livery.

    1.3 Competitors
    The Cup will be limited to 21 competitors (the number of liveries) on a first come first served basis. If there is a shortfall for full time racers wild cards will be allocated up to that number.

    2. Race Details
    Timings are; 21:30 Friday EDT ,01:30 Saturday GMT & 11:30 Saturday AEST
    This Cup will run at the times shown above and is a mimic of “Mini Championship Season 1” except for race format. All "Rookie" participants are eligible to also race in the “Mini Championship”

    2.1 Race Calendar (Dates TBA)
    Red Bull Ring Südschleife
    Shanghai West Long
    Karlskoga Short Circuit
    Mantorp Park Short
    Silverstone National

    2.2 Race Format
    Mode: Get Real
    Start: StandingFuel: Off
    Tyre wear: Off
    Cut Rules: Slow Down
    Mandatory Pit stop: Off
    Mechanical Damage: On
    Wrecker prevention: On
    Flags: Full
    Race Finish duration: 120 seconds
    Practice (Morning): 30min
    Qualifying (Noon): 15min
    Race (Afternoon): 20min

    3 Scoring System
    3.1 Drivers

    Every driver scores points at the end of the race and bonus points apply for completing the race as per below

    3.2 Points
    1st -> 2nd: 6pts difference
    2nd -> 5th: 3pts difference
    5th -> 10th: 2pts difference
    11th->: 1pt difference

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    3.3 Bonus points
    Attendance bonus: +5pts
    Race finished: +3pts
    Pole: +2pts
    Fastest Race Lap: +2pts

    3.3 No Points scored situations
    DNS: Did not start (player absent)
    DSQ: Disqualified (player fails to comply with a requirement)

    4. Racing Rules
    We have all been racing together for quite a long time now so we should know what is fair and what is not. If you've caused an incident you'll probably get reported at the end of the race and a penalty may be applied if you're found guilty (see below)

    4.1 Reporting an incident:
    I
    f you believe you were disadvantaged you should report it to the Chief steward @Andy Blade on discord or Admin if incident involved Andy Blade.

    4.2 Penalties
    In the event of an incident or complaint to the Stewards video evidence will be obtained and reviewed.The Stewards are Andy Blade, Jesse Hampton & Steve Carman and they will consider and vote on an incident with a minimum of a 2 to 1 majority constituting the final decision.
    If in the event of a steward or stewards being involved in an incident or 1 or more of the stewards being unavailable, one or both of the Admin staff (Paul Darke or Martin Edmunds)will join the panel.
    In cases where guilt is apportioned a penalty will be awarded.
    Penalties will depend on the severity of the incident/infraction according to what follows:

    4.2.1 Tier 2 (Racing incident)
    When a driver has caused an incident but is not considered to have been 100% responsible. 5 pts deducted on Cup total.

    4.2.2 Tier 1 (Intentional incident)
    Where a driver has caused an incident and considered to be 100% responsible. 5 pts deducted on Cup total + Drive through penalty*
    *The drive through penalty which is to be taken at the next event attended. The penalty is to be taken between lap 2 and lap 5. If the drive through is not carried out no points will be assigned for that race (DSQ)

    4.3 Infractions
    4.3.1 Leaving Pits: S
    tay within the pit exit lane until the very end. A 2pts deduction will occur if you don’t respect these boundaries

    5. Communications
    Discord is mandatory
    for all communications.
    **Note: A microphone is not required to participate but is advisable.
    Team voice Channels are provided for chat. However all participants must be on the ESR Rookie Cup voice channel prior to practice commencing for any last minute admin issues.
     
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  3. Esr Admin

    Esr Admin Well-Known Member

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    For registration to either of the above championships contact one of the following;
    @Andy Blade, @Paul Darke, @MeMotS or @Zetoyoc.

    Fastest overall time57.607s

    Driver sign ups 26 so far

    @Goran Gorgiev Reigning GT3 champ time ??.???'s
    @chunky40monkey 57.878s
    @Yevgeny Lazorenko57.898s
    @MeMotS57.932s
    @Filipe Ferreira57.965s
    @Andy Blade57.986s
    @Stephen Allen 58.061s
    @Mike O'Leary58.071s
    @Sean Kenney58.109s
    @Gerbuho 58.160s
    @Clapper58.206s
    @Jonathan Uyan58.224s
    @Zetoyoc58.258s
    @Genghiz Kahn 58.301s
    @Sdemonnz58.308s
    @DaveS58.324s
    @Paul Darke58.442s
    @D.Boon58.497s
    @nycpcgamer 58.506
    @CheerfullyInsane58.584s
    @SylverFyre 58.677s
    @DaleJSmith58.731s
    @Zzas 58.755s
    @davidantx58.827s
    @svt4cam 59.020s
    @Riverside1m 01.671s

    @Mike Demers
     
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  4. MeMotS

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    To join ESR Steam group Add me as a friend.
    Profile here
     
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  5. Mike O'Leary

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    sup guys. ill run both
    ran a 58.954 @ brands hatch
     
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  6. Zetoyoc

    Zetoyoc Active Member

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    Ill sign up for both as well. hopefully (or not) ill not be too fast for the rookies :)
     
  7. Andy Blade

    Andy Blade Well-Known Member

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    Anyone who wants to be part of championships get posting a leaderboard time :)

    **cut off, for a time to be posted on leaderboard will be posted later today **
     
  8. CheerfullyInsane

    CheerfullyInsane Well-Known Member

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    @Andy Blade @MeMotS Friday evening? Which time-zone are we talking here?
    I'd love to join in, but if memory serves ESR is US-based, correct?
    (And while I love racing the NSU, I'm not getting up at 3am to do so. :D )
     
  9. Andy Blade

    Andy Blade Well-Known Member

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    Correct North American based
    Friday (Rookie) 21:30 Edt , 1:30 Sat Gmt , 11:30 Sat Aest
    Saturday (main mini champ) 19:00 Edt , 23:00 Gmt , 9:00 Sun Aest

    Dates TBA
     
  10. CheerfullyInsane

    CheerfullyInsane Well-Known Member

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    Yep, that's what I thought. Too late for me unfortunately. :)
     
  11. Zetoyoc

    Zetoyoc Active Member

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    I posted a time. I think I broke it. It said I was faster than Andy :)
     
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  12. Zetoyoc

    Zetoyoc Active Member

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    that's too bad , but understandable . Be nice to race with you more.
     
  13. D.Boon

    D.Boon Well-Known Member

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    OK @Andy Blade the PM on steam got my interest. I'm in. lol
     
  14. Filipe Ferreira

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    Sup guys. Though hard on timezones would like to try for both. Cheers
     
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  15. Gerbuho

    Gerbuho Well-Known Member

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    I was hoping to see the mini champ on fridays like the last one. May I be in the Rookie series?
     
  16. Paul Darke

    Paul Darke Moderator Beta tester

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    I think you will be a bit too quick for the Rookie Cup. Even my time on the leaderboard is to quick. Lol
     
  17. CheerfullyInsane

    CheerfullyInsane Well-Known Member

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    Well....I can sleep when I'm dead, right? :D
    In for the main championship. 1am on a Saturday should be doable.
    Already have a time on the leaderboard, currently 47th (and plummeting wildly as people sign up to this.....)
     
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  18. Clapper

    Clapper Well-Known Member

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    Signing up.
     
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  20. Yevgeny Lazorenko

    Yevgeny Lazorenko Well-Known Member

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