• Text Colour:
  • C
  • C
  • C
  • C
  • Text Size: A A A

Media arrangements for the Ulster Rally this weekend

17 August 2016

Media Information

Where to sign on?
Media Office is located in the same area as Rally HQ in the following:
Eighty81 Creative Workspace
Buildings 80-81
Ebrington, Derry-Londonderry
BT47 6FA.
http://eightyeightyone.com/where-find-us

Media Office Open Hours
Thursday 18 August              17.00-20.30
Friday 19 August                   09.00-23.00
Saturday 20 August             08.00-20.00

Is this near the Service Park?
Yes, the Service Park is in the Centre of Ebrington overlooking the City. The Peace bridge which links Ebrington to the City. You can park at Ebrington and walk across the Peace Bridge to Guild Hall Square for the start of the Rally.

Is there Wi-Fi?
Derry/Londonderry is a Super connected City so there is free access to Wi-Fi all over the City.

Media Accreditation
As you are aware Media accreditation has been approved through MSA and those already in receipt of MSA accreditation automatically accepted. More information available on https://www.msauk.org/Resource-Centre/Media

Motorsport Ireland accreditation will be accepted with additional requirements. Please contact me directly for information. Details below.

All media should complete the following online Marshall’s Training (takes about 15mins) and a copy of the certificate should be forwarded to media contact below.

https://www.msauk.org/MSA-launches-online-marshals-training-and-accreditation

 

Rally information
·         When you sign on Media guides will be issued with passes.
·         Live Rally Radio – The free and easy to use news service is available through any of the following websites: 
o   Ulster Rally Ulsterrally.com,
o   John Mullholland Motors Johnmulhollandmotors.com,
o   MSA BRC msabrc.com
o   TROA irishtarmac.com
·         Schedule, a copy of the stage schedule is attached.
·         Social Media – updates will be given through social media throughout the day on Twitter and Facebook @ulsterrally
·         Live Timing – This is available throughout the event on www.rallyscore.net

As this is a new venue, if you need information in advance of the event, please contact me.

Contact details:       Nicola McCullough
Media Office
                                    T. 028 7187 8215
M. 07793 227 191
                                    E. [email protected]
                                    E. [email protected]

 

Please note – Autograph Signing Top ten drivers and cars will be in Guild Hall Square for autograph signing at 12.30pm in advance of the start ramp at 1pm.