Rules - (Last update: 27-11-2016)

Rules

Race Rules: The WSA Dryland Race Rules apply.
These rules do apply this season in Belgium! Check them out here below..

Race: Please find below some very important rules.

  • As from 4 dogs, a 4 wheeled cart with all 4 wheels braked, is mandatory. This means that in the C category, 3 dog teams still can use a 3 wheeled cart.
  • A dog cannot be used twice on the same day. It can run in one category for one musher only.
  • Open teams need to travel with a passenger or use a quad.
  • Any complaint must be made official as per WSA race rules in order to be valid.
  • The trails are clearly marked. It is the musher's responsibility to follow the correct trail.
  • Any team must be handled the second day by the musher who raced the first day.
  • If a class has less then 3 entrants this class will be combined with a other class as with the decision of the Race Director
  • WSA Dryland Race Rules EN Vers.16.1 -- review the most recent WSA race regulations.
  • WSA/IFSS Anti-dopingrules -- review the WAS/IFSS anti dopingrules.

General and training rules: during all Pampa events.

    Training during the Pampa Race event
  • Free training is allowed during the race event, but only with a valid starting BIB and after approval on a case by case basis by the Race Director.
    First start of free training 30 minutes after last race departure.

  • Trail and Night Training
  • When you are on the trail you have to follow the instructions from the Pampa Trail team at all times.
  • Before you go for night training you have to sign in on a list @ the tent with your BIB and the distance you plan to run.
    When you are back from your trainingsrun you have to sign out @ the tent again.
  • During night training a spare lamp and battery is mandatory.

  • General
  • You have to follow the instructions from the Pampa crew which is competent/authorized at all times during both events.

Veterinary info: mandatory during all Pampa events.

  • Please read the vaccination rules under the 'Veterinary info' tab which are mandatory during all Pampa events.
  • During the Pampa Race event your dogs vaccinations will be checked!

Stake-out Rules: the following stake-out rules are applicable throughout the Pampa events.

  • Pampa Crew members will assign a stake out zone to you upon arrival. This is non-negotiable as space is limited and certainly during the race event.
  • You have to follow the Pampa stake-out crew instructions at all times during both events.
  • We are hosts on this magnificent site. Therefore, make sure to treat it with respect. Pick up all your waste before you leave and CLOSE ALL HOLES!
  • Open fires (bbq, camp fires, ...) are strictly forbidden as per fire fighter orders and will result in immediate disqualification. You will be asked to leave immediately.
  • It is forbidden to drive any vehicle on the helictopter landing area (marked with a big H).
  • No parking on the concrete road to the facility! The road should always be kept free.
  • Use your ATV only with your dogs in front. You are not allowed to drive with your ATV/4x4 car on the Pampa site without permission.
    Avoid excess noise and damage to the terrain!

By signing up for the event, you agree with all rules and regulations that apply. Stay tuned for updates!

If you have any more questions consult our FAQ pages and please feel free to contact us through the Contact page.

 

The Pampa Crew