Last year’s Conquer the Carpet event had more than 200 entries. (Gord Goble)

‘Conquer the Carpet’ at Cloverdale Fairgrounds this weekend

Outlaw RC’s indoor, off-road RC racing challenge takes place on Jan. 27 and Jan. 28 in Cloverdale

Outlaw RC’s Conquer the Carpet indoor off-road challenge will take place this weekend at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds.

Ten classes of RC (radio control) racers will compete in the two-day trophy race.

Saturday (Jan. 27) will feature three qualifying rounds for all classes in five-minute heats. The lower mains and Triple-A mains for all classes will take place on Sunday (Jan. 28).

The event is put on by Outlaw RC, a volunteer-run, non-profit association that brings together racers from across the Lower Mainland.

FOR MORE: Small cars bring big camaraderie in Cloverdale

Doors open at 7 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The drivers meeting is at 8:30 a.m. and racing starts at 9 a.m. The races will be hosted in the Cloverdale Fairgrounds Show Barn, tucked behind the Cloverdale Agriplex at 17824 62 Avenue.



editor@cloverdalereporter.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

Plane crashes in Langley farm

No one was believed seriously injured when a single-engine aircraft tried an emergency landing.

Car driven into bushes at Langley credit union Saturday

No one was injured in a midday vehicle mishap.

Letter: Anti-SOGI sign at Langley protest is the reason SOGI needed

A boy at a June 19 rally held a sign opposing the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity program.

UPDATE: Clayton shooting leaves one man dead

Multiple RCMP vehicles on site Saturday evening as police investigate homicide

VIDEO: Langley schools graduating students looking back and to the future

Graduation includes a mix of old traditions, new traditions like grad walks, and occasional pranks.

B.C. teacher ends Jeopardy! winning streak, taking home US$69,000

Ali Hasan, from New Westminster, has been gaining fans as a “one-man invasion,” says Alex Trebek

1 man in critical condition after ‘serious’ stabbing in Downtown Eastside: police

Vancouver police say there was an altercation and stabbing appears targeted

Jett Woo highlights 5 Canucks choices on Day 2 of NHL entry draft

WHL star out of Moose Jaw tabbed in Round 2

Seal pup rescued near White Rock pier

Animal was moving and “barking” when rescue crews arrived

In a matter of hours, women in Saudi Arabia will be allowed to drive

Change was announced as a royal decree in 2017 by Crown Prince Mohammen bin Salman

Feds announce measures to protect endangered whale species

Canada’s Whale Initiative is part of the federal government’s $1.5 billion Ocean Protection Plan

COC session vote approves Calgary as potential host for 2026 Olympics

Scott Hutcheson, chair of Calgary’s Olympic bid corporation — called vote a positive step forward

B.C. man wins job he was denied after saying he had depression

Transport Canada has been order to give Chris Hughes a high-level job and nearly $500,000

Most Read