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The Thunderbird is a winter driving adventure, round 1 of the 2023 BC TSD Rally Championship, and round 1 of the Pacific
Coast Challenge. The rally follows the current BC TSD Rally Regulations, which are posted on
The rally runs on straight-forward instructions.
In addition to the route instructions, maps will be provided.
The rally will be about 850km long, entirely within the province
of BC, and will start with an odometer check section of about 15km.
Roads will be about 40% clear pavement, 60% snow-covered pavement and gravel.
Instructions are provided in both km and miles, but the official measurements and
calculations are based on the km figures.
Officials of the Event
(604) 617 4132
(604) 537 6760
Provisional Schedule - to be confirmed when regs are posted Saturday January 28: Close of early entries. Preliminary start order assigned.
who pay after this date will be assigned at the back of the field.
Thursday February 2: Novice training seminar on Zoom, at 7pm
If you wish to attend, please contact Paul (firstname.lastname@example.org) to confirm a spot.
Friday February 3:
Registration & Technical inspection, at rally HQ in Merritt (Best Western Plus Hotel)
Final start order posted, based on current paid entries.
Any entries received after this time, or without payment yet confirmed,
will start at the end of the field.
Saturday February 4:
Late Registration & Breakfast, rally HQ, Merritt (Best Western Plus Hotel)
Technical inspection, rally HQ, Merritt.
Novice drivers' meeting
First car out
End of day 1, Dinner & Scoring, Penticton
Sunday February 5:
No drivers' meeting for day 2, but if there any notes, they will be posted in the
hotel lobby by this time.
First car out
End of day 2, (restaurant TBA), Merritt, Dinner, Scoring &
Awards presentation (start making up your stories)