4.20â€ƒ CREW MEMBERS 4.20.1 START LINE NUMBERS Crew persons present at the start line must be performing specific duties, crew members not required for start line duties must not be present. Maximum crew members are as follow; Class
Maximum Crew (including Driver/ Rider)
Top Fuel & Nitro Funny Car
TA, TD, PS, TFM, PSM
All Group 2, Supercharged Outlaws & Top Sportsman
All other Group 3 and Group 4
It is highly recommended that all crew present at the start line should have adequate hearing protection. A minimum clearance of 3 metres must be maintained from the rear of the vehicle and any persons when the vehicle is in Full Stage.
4.20.2 COMPETITOR/ CREW APPAREL The wearing of motorcycle club colours in conjunction with leathers or otherwise is expressly forbidden. Participants wearing motorcycle club colours will not be permitted to be issued with Restricted Area wristbands.
4.20.3 CREW MEMBERS Persons responsible for guiding vehicles back from burnouts must be formally listed as team members, must complete the ANDRA Acknowledgement of Risk statement, and be issued with relevant passes. The onus to ensure that this requirement is met, and all associated responsibilities, lies with the relevant competitor. Apart from participation of minors in ANDRA Junior Competition as drivers or crew members, the minimum age for crew member participation is fourteen (14) years old. Junior Dragster crew members aged between 8 and 14 years must be supervised by an adult crew member.