What does short course truck mean?
Short course off-road racing is a form of auto racing involving the racing of modified vehicles on a dirt road closed course of a short length (tens of kilometers / miles or less).
What is short track RC racing?
Short course RC racing is an RC racing event in which all the racers attempt to get the most number of laps in a set time. This winner of the race is not the one who reaches the finishing line first but the racer that completes the most laps in the given time.
How long is a short course race?
Short course triathlons consist of the sprint and olympic distance. In the sprint, athletes cover a 750m swim, 20km bike, and 5km run. The Olympic distance is doubled, with athletes covering a 1500m swim, 40km bike, and 10km run.
How big are RC tracks?
12′ x 24′
The ideal track size is 12′ x 24′ with a 3′ wide racing lane. You can obviously make it larger or smaller depending on your available space. The 12′ x 24′ size makes for good racing and keeps the cars controllable for all racers. Be sure your area is fairly smooth.
What is an RC stadium truck?
A stadium truck is a small, off-road radio-controlled car, either rear wheel drive (example: Arrma Voltage) or four wheel drive (example: Arrma Vorteks).
What is a short course?
A short course is a learning programme that gives you combined content or specific skills training in a short period of time. Short courses often lean towards the more practical side of things and have less theory than a university course – this gives you a more hands-on experience within your field of interest.
Why are short courses faster?
Short course is significantly faster than long course swimming because of the turns! Each turn does two things: 1) increases speed, and 2) allows for a period of inactivity. Pushing off the wall is much faster than swimming any stroke (including underwater dolphin kick).
What is the advantage of short course?
Short courses offer a more condensed form of learning that allow you to both study at your own pace and keep to deadlines and only take an average of 25 hours to study. This allows you to more manageably fit study around the other priorities in your life.