The Boyndie Drome Open Challenge was established to create a fun, easy and affordable way to go racing. This series is an ideal stepping stone into Motorsport UK Racing – where classes are more tightly regulated by trained officials.

2021 Calendar

  • Round 1 – 7-8 May
  • Round 2 – 19-20 June
  • Round 3 – 10-11 July
  • Round 4 – 7-8 August
  • Round 5 – 11-12 September
  • Round 6 – 9-10 October

Race meetings will be run as split events as per 2020, divided as follows:


  • Bambino
  • Honda Cadets
  • Mini Rotax Max
  • Junior Rotax Max
  • Twin Engine Prokarts Junior
  • Club Hire Karts


  • Twin Engine Prokarts Senior
  • Senior Rotax Max
  • Senior Rotax Max 177 & Clubman
  • Historic Gearbox
  • KZUK

GKC can withdraw any feature trophy if not enough entries.

Owner Drivers

GKC is an inclusive club and will try cater for all kart types and give classes their own grid where there is demand.

The most popular classes catered for are:

  • Bambinos (Comer C50)
  • Honda Cadets
  • Twin-engined prokarts
  • Mini Max
  • Jnr Max
  • Snr Max & Snr 177 (heavies)
  • KZUK (6 speed gearbox)

For a full breakdown of the rules please download the ‘BDOC rules’ which can be found at the bottom of the page.

Hire Karts

For 2021 Grampian Kart Club will run a hire kart / arrive and drive series on Saturday afternoons. For more information visit the hire kart series page.

Race Format

Amended race format for Round 1. Saturday 11 July will be for bambinos, cadets, mini max and junior max. Sunday 12 July will be for Twin-engined prokarts (both jnr & snr),

Open practice from 9am-midday of 8min sessions. Racing will commence from 12.40pm with:

  • Timed qualifying session of 6mins
  • 2x 8min races + 1 lap (grid based on entry order for heat 3 and reversed for heat 2)
  • 1x 9min final + 1 lap (grid on points of timed quali and heats)
  • Bambinos will get 4x 8min time trials, best points of day wins


The Boyndie Drome Open Challenge for 2020 consists of 6 rounds with 5 to count. To compete in the championship you may only use either 2 or 3 sets of tyres for the season (check the rules for your class).

You can enter our race meetings online the week before the event, follow the link below to complete the entry form.

Online Entry Form