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Join Date: Mar 2000
DSC Avanti - June 2009
Everyone should by now of recieved the Avanti that was sent out earlier today to all registered site users.
Here is a repeat of the mail out for those that might not have seen it.
__________________________________________________ ______________ Welcome to the June 2009 DSC 'Avanti' email newsletter
(To prevent this email from going to your Junk folder please add firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book, or similar).
DSC Annual General Meeting 2008
First, a reminder that the Club's AGM is to be held in the clubhouse at Cadwell Park at 6pm on Monday the 15th of June 2009.
The AGM is a chance for club members to have their say on the running of the club & as such it is important that as many members as possible attend the meeting. An agenda and details of recommended revisions to the clubs Constitution document has been posted out to full members recently. Refreshments will be available in the bar afterwards - hopefully, not too much alcohol will be needed!
Cadwell Park Track Attack 8:
Our two day Track event is less than a week away on 15th & 16th of June 2009 at
Cadwell Park circuit. We will have exclusive access to the track for both days and will be running the normal 3 classes, with up to 38 riders in each class.
Ducatis only on day 1 but any marque on day 2.
Uptake on places has been excellent, so thank you to all who booked early and guaranteed the event would go ahead:
The cost is final now at - £115 per day
Ducati UK will be there with a selection of test fleet bikes to ride on track.
Amongst others support is being offered by JHP for suspension setup and general bike assistance.
MotoRapido have confirmed their presence & Guy (Guido) has confirmed he will be taking his stunning quality photo's as usual.
Holbeach tyres have confirmed that they will be in attendance for both days, they will have a range of tyres that they would normally take to a trackday. If however, you want something specific or DD tyres then you are advised to call Holbeach on 01406-423611 by Thursday 11th and they will bring the tyres to Cadwell for you.
Guy is able to accommodate custom photograph requests and will try to help where possible and has posted details on the forum he can also be contacted via email: email@example.com
Wee JonnyB is also leading the now (in)famous Sunday track walk at 7.30pm, starting in the assembly area.
Everyone is welcome, riding or not to join in, its a great way to see the track. Comfy shoes advised!
Hopefully the Cadwell microclimate will be kind for both days – we wish everyone and safe and enjoyable event.
The Ducati Roadshow has its busiest period during June this year.
The demonstrator fleet showcases the 2009 range including the legendary Monster, the 1198, 848, Hypermotard as well as the Multistrada, GT1000 and the latest addition to the test fleet, the new Streetfighter ‘S’.
To take a test ride at any of these events, riders must have a valid motorcycle licence (both parts required) and appropriate clothing and safety gear. Local dealership staff will be on hand to give expert technical and service advice and trained riders will there to guide all test rides.
The Ducati UK event truck along with a fleet of 14 demonstrator and display bikes will make its next stop in the Sammy Miller Museum in New Milton, Hampshire.
For the latest information on a Ducati Roadshow event near you telephone 0870 1222 996.
Confirmed dates and venues:
Sammy Miller Museum – New Milton, Hampshire – June 14th
British Legion Bike Night – Main Parade, Weston-Super-Mare – June 18th
Bike Safe – Police Training Centre, Hendon – June 20th and 21st
World Superbikes Donington Park 26th – 28th June 2009
If the excitement of World Superbikes coming to Donington park is not enough, Ducati UK will be creating a Ducati Village and hosting a Ducati WSBK Party on the evening of Saturday 27th at "The Launch Pad".
The Ducati SBK PARTY will be held at the exclusive "Launch Pad" venue next to Redgate between 8-12pm on the Saturday evening (strictly over 18s only). This is a unique opportunity for all Ducati and race fans to party the night away with live music, a bar, BBQ, and confirmed Special Guest appearances from the Xerox Ducati race Team, including Noriyuki Haga and Michel Fabrizio (race commitments not withstanding).
Be there early to make sure you don't miss out on rider appearances. Tickets are just £12.50.
The Ducati Village, located near the new main entrance at Redgate, will showcase all that is Ducati. Together with a display of 2009 model year bikes; including the limited edition Troy Bayliss 1098R, the breath taking 1198S and the eagerly awaited new Ducati Streetfighter. We will also have a display of historical Ducati bikes and Ducati clothing. Joining us in the Village will be:
Ducati are offering special DUCATI ONLY weekend or race day tickets that will entitle Ducati riders to park in the Ducati Only parking area, within the Ducati Village. For an additional ticket fee you can watch the race in the Ducati covered grandstand at Redgate from which you will be able to catch the best views of the race and be alongside other cheering Ducati fans. Those visiting the Ducati Village will also have the unique opportunity to win a fabulous Ducati Corse Bianchi Bicycle from the new 2009 range.
- Ducati Owners Clubs (Including the Ducati Sporting Club)
- Ducati Race teams
- Bianchi Bicycles
- The Pirelli display truck
- Ducati Technical Area
- Ducati Only Parking Area
The winner will be drawn on Sunday after the race, so stop by and see if you are a winner!
All tickets can be bought by phoning 01332 819527 between 9am to 5pm Mon-Fri:-
For your Ducati only raceday, weekend and Redgate grandstand, quote 'Ducati Village Offer'.
For your party ticket Call Alison on 01332 819527 quoting 'Ducati Party' for this not to be missed event. This ticket will only grant access to Donington for the evening of Saturday 27th June and can be purchased separately or in conjunction with weekend or race day tickets.
- Adult Raceday - £35 Inc Ducati Only parking
- Adult Weekend - £50 Inc Ducati Only parking (Sat & Sun)
- Redgate Covered Ducati Grandstand (Raceday) - £35 (Additional Cost to Entry Ticket)
- Ducati SBK Party (Saturday Night) - £12.50
The riders move to the venue of Mallory Park on June 21st.
The Class A championship lead is being stretched out by Andy Sheppard from Tim Pritchard, while the Class B lead of Dominic Clegg is being followed closely by a superb ride from Harriet Ridley.
Mallory park always provides some hard riding so please come along and support the riders and teams if possible.
Wherever you end up riding during the month, please do so safely, so you can get on the forum and tell us all about it!
Best Wishes - The Ducati Sporting Club
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