Archive for the ‘Competitor Bulletins’ Category

2017 Radio Frequency Restricted Use Radio Interference/Frequency Use So far this week, the PPIHC has encountered significant issues with communication devices due to radio frequency interference. The following radio frequencies are restricted for PPIHC Official Use only throughout the 2017 Race and Practice Days: 2412MHz-2484MHz 5100MHz-5900MHz 24.0GHz – 24.2GHz 151.500MHz-151.700MHz VHF 157.500MHz-157.700MHz VHF Your cooperation […]

Race Day On-Course Vehicle Failure

Thursday, Jun. 22 2017

  Race Day On-Course Vehicle Failure Posted Online: 6/22/2017 Last Updated: 6/22/2017 During your run on Race Day, if you experience a vehicle failure and/or have determined that your vehicle will not be able to safely finish the run, please be courteous to the rest of the field.  Attempt to pull your vehicle off the […]

Ducati Offers 2017 Competitor Tracking / Crew Information Area  Posted Online: June 18, 2017 Last Updated: June 18, 2017 Thanks to our partnership with Ducati there will be a Ducati Competitor Tracking / Crew Information Area for both motorcycle and car crews.  This area provides a place where crew members can watch the times as […]

2017 Competitor Pit Assignments  Posted Online: June 9, 2017 Last Updated: June 9, 2017 Competitor pit spaces have been assigned for the 95th running of the Race to the Clouds. Please remember all information below is important as pit set-up and arrangement has changed from 2016. Pit Map: http://www.ppihc.com/wp-content/uploads/Master-Pit-Map.pdf Competitor Pit Assignments: http://www.ppihc.com/wp-content/uploads/Pit-Assignments.pdf 2017 NEW […]

Purse/Awards/Race Records Bulletin Posted Online: June 1, 2017 Last Updated: June 1, 2017 (Subject to Change) Awards: The PPIHC is pleased to collaborate with Colorado Springs-based Glassical Designs to produce crystal trophies featuring the original Penrose Trophy design from the inaugural 1916 race.  In addition to the crystal trophies, the following awards will be presented: […]

Motorcycle Race Day Bulletin

Thursday, Jun. 1 2017

Motorcycle Race Day Bulletin Posted Online: June 1, 2017 Last Updated: June 1, 2017 Motorcycle Grid/Race Day: This year’s Race will have the following starting procedure for Motorcycle Division competitors. Please review the illustration of the Ducati Hot Grid at the end of this bulletin. Race Day Staging Protocol:  Motorcycle and Quad Competitors will move […]

2017 Summit Accommodations

Thursday, Jun. 1 2017

Summit Accommodations Posted Online: June 1, 2017 Last Updated: June 1, 2017 The PPIHC has worked closely with Aramark, the Cog Railroad and Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain Staff to secure a competitor lounge for PPIHC finishers on Race Day.  The PPIHC has also coordinated access to the official Summit House on Pikes Peak.  Here is an […]

Schedule and Mandatory Meeting Bulletin Posted Online: May 30, 2017 Last Updated: May 30, 2017     Competitor Race Week Schedule:  http://www.ppihc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017-Competitor-Race-Week-Schedule.pdf Race Week Mandatory Meetings for All Competitors: June 19, 2017 – 11:00am-3:30pm – Mandatory Rookie Orientation Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain http://www.ppihc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017-Rookie-Orientation-Bulletin.pdf June 19, 2017 – 5:00pm-6:00pm – Mandatory Driver/Rider Meeting Hotel Eleganté […]

2017 Race Smart Program

Wednesday, May. 24 2017

2017 Race Smart Program  Posted Online: May 24, 2017 Last Updated: May 24, 2017 The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo, is pleased to partner with Ducati and the Race Smart Team to provide mentors for both car and motorcycle competitors for the 95th running of the Race to […]

Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain Highway Protocol Bulletin Posted Online: May 19, 2017 Last Updated:  May 19, 2017   IMPORTANT REMINDERS The following will be strictly enforced: Under no circumstances is the parking lot at Santa’s Workshop to be used for parking of any passenger vehicles, race vehicles, and/or trailers, of competitors and/or teams, at […]