Entries deadline looms for Rally Isle of Man


Anyone thinking of tackling next months 50th anniversary Rally Isle of Man powered by Microgaming is urged to act quickly – entries close this coming Sunday, 25th August!
The three-day event is a round of the Irish Historic Tarmac Rally Championship and a crucial double-points scorer for the Eurocars Motorsport Manx Rally Championship. As a result over one hundred crews are already set to take to the famous Manx lanes, including teams fromJapan and Belgium. There’s still time for you to join them!
The rally is open to all competitors from the island, the UK and Ireland, and further afield as it is registered as a ‘National Event with Authorised Foreign Participation (NEAFP)’.
The Historic section, Rallee Classicagh, will be run as a National A event and the Manx International Rally and Manx Trophy Rally (a one and a half day event with reduced entry fee) will be run at National B status.
With the start and a side-by-side stage on Douglas promenade the highlight of the opening day, Castletown taking centre stage on day two and a final run down the TT course to finish the event right alongside the TT Grandstand, it is an event that every competitor should have on their ‘to do’ list, and with a special anniversary and entry fees pegged at the reduced rate this may be the ultimate chance to tackle this ‘clubmans international’!
So act quickly and join us for one of the highlights of this rallying year – online entry and regulations for the 12-14th September event are available on the event websitewww.rallyisleofman.co.im
To help take the stress out of booking arrangements, the rally has once again teamed up with specialist trip planners Isle of Man Events Limited (www.iomevents.com), for competitors, officials and spectators alike, covering travel and accommodation, with great prices only available through Rally Isle of Man.  Contact +44 (0) 1624 664460 or email: sally@iomevents.comNatalie@iomevents.com.
For further editorial information contact:

Chris Boyde, Rally Isle of Man Media            media@rallyisleofman.co.im    +44 (0)7624 476 608

Anna McCanney, Rally Isle of Man Office     rally@rallyisleofman.co.im       +44 (0)1624 852 440