MRCZ Open International Race

Edition 2021 is in the books. We thanks everybody who participated. Due Covid we allowed only 60 drivers and no visitors. See you back in 2022 on 26 – 27 November 2022!

Edition 2021 News & Rules

We are proud to announce the next edition of the MRCZ Open International Race. On 27-28 November 2021 you can participate in one of Belgian largest races.

Our annual race shall be organized according the actual COVID19 rules/restrictions. Be aware and follow the pandemic situation of Belgium if you are a foreign citizen. The pandemic situation can change quite fast. We’ll keep you informed about the last regulations one week before the event.

You can participate in following classes:

  • 1/10 Rookie
  • 1/10 Fun (17.5)
  • 1/10 Stock (13.5)
  • 1/10 Fronti
  • 1/12 Euro GT (17.5)
  • 1/12 Stock (13.5)
  • 1/12 Modified (6.5)

Check out the report of edition 2018.

Inscription form MyRCM.

We look forward seeing you there,
Pieter Saelens,
Rico Claeys,
Gregory Werniers
Board Members MRCZ

Race track and facilities

  • ETS carpet
  • Pit tables and chairs (90 persons);
  • 230V
  • Air compressor
  • Tire true zone
  • Restrooms         
    • our famous “croque monsieur” / toastie
    • soup
    • Saturday evening possibility to order burgers, pizza, pasta
    • Sunday morning breakfast
  • Cafeteria (wide choice of drinks – Belgian Beer)

General rules

  • Driver is responsible for his/her PT;
  • Make fun!

Classes

In last editions we preferred the usage of control tires, especially in 1/10 touring classed. We replaced the control tires in the principle of Bring-Your-Own-Tire. Tires will be marked before first qualification.

  • 1/10 Rookie
    • Speedo: open
    • Motor: only slow motors allowed or adjustment on transmitter
    • Tires: rubber – manufacturer open
    • Weight: doesn’t matter
    • Ride height: 5mm 
    • Drivers should have no experience on (inter)national races. Class only opened for unexperienced, mostly youngsters.
  • 1/10 Fun (17.5)
    • Speedo: open, blinky mode
    • Motor: 17.5 Brushless Motor Rush Stock 17.5T (FBA)
    • Tires: Volante V5 TC 28CP Indoor Carpet Rubber Tire
    • Weight: 1320 gram
    • Ride height: 5mm
    • Ratio: 5
  • 1/10 Stock
    • Speedo: open, blinky mode
    • Motor: 13.5 free choice of motor
    • Tires: Volante V5 TC 28CP Indoor Carpet Rubber Tire
    • Weight: 1320 gram
    • Ride height: 5mm
    • Ratio: 5
  • 1/10 Fronti
    • Speedo: open, blinky mode
    • Motor: 17.5
    • Tires: Hudy or Ride Fronti tires
    • Ride height: 5mm
    • Ratio: 5
  • 1/12 Euro GT(17.5)
    • Both pan car and GT Cars are allowed
    • Only 1/12 GT bodies allowed
    • Speedo: open, blinky mode
    • Motor: 17.5, free choice of motor
    • Tires: foam
    • Weight: 790 gram
    • Ride height: 3mm
  • 1/12 Stock (13.5)
    • Speedo: open, blinky mode
    • Motor: 13.5, free choice of motor
    • Tires: foam
    • Weight: 730 gram
    • Ride height: 3mm
  • 1/12 Modified
    • Speedo: open
    • Motor: 6.5, free choice of motor
    • Tires: foam
    • Weight: 730 gram
    • Ride height: 3mm
    • No trophies

Entrance fee

Entry fee : 18€

!!! Payment in advance by bank transfer = -3€ (pay only 15€) !!!

MRCZ vzw

Otegemstraat 238/8
8550 Zwevegem
Belgium

BNP Paribas Fortis BE84001177983659
BIC: GEBABEBB

Provisional timetable

Saturday 27th November 2021

  • Track opens: 7h30
  • Free practice: 8h-12h
  • 2 practice rounds
  • Reseeding based on practice
  • 4 qualification rounds (till 20h)

Sunday 28th November 2021

  • Track opens: 7h30
  • Free practice: 7h30 till 09h30
  • 1 qualification round
  • 3 finals

About us

Maybe you don’t know but MRCZ is one of the pioneers in the Belgian RC scene. Founded in 1984 and since then yearly organizing the MRCZ International Open Race.

The steering committee of the MRCZ International Open Race is a group of “young” drivers with approx. 20 years’ experience in RC. Most of them participated multiple times in nationals, ETS, EC, …

Rico Claeys: Treasurer

Pieter Saelens: Secretary, time keeper

Gregory Werniers: President MRCZ, referee

Data protection

By participating, the driver or his legal representative agrees to the preparation, use and publication of photos and videos of his person. The consent applies to photos and videos for publication and dissemination in publications of the host or the organizer and for publication in print media, television as well as on websites and in social media of MRCZ, and by appointed media representatives. The granting of rights takes place without remuneration and includes the right to process, as far as the processing is not disfiguring. The consent is revocable at any time in the future for individual illustrations. In the case of multi-person portraits, the consent is irrevocable, unless a balance of interests is clearly in favor of the driver.

By participating in events of MRCZ the driver or the legal representative agrees to the publication of race results of his person. The consent applies to the publications in the publications of the host or the organizer for publication in print media, radio, television, on the Internet on the website of the host, the organizer, on myRCM.ch as well as in social media and commissioned media representatives