Version No. 2.0
revised: July 1, 2017
ACT Insanity--21 laps of the
Capital Territory in 24 hours!
Butt Association, Chicago, Illinois
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One of our smallest Territories housing the City of Canberra and our
In November of 2011 a group of three riders, Margaret Peart, from
Tasmania, Australia; Derrick Sutton, Australia and Michiel Kerkhof
Kapellen, from Belgium, completed 21 laps of the Australian Capital
Territory in less than 24Hours. This is the original circuit used:
Some comments shared by Margaret: "Each lap was about 80.4km from
memory. We used ONE fuel stop, in Hume. Friends parked there for the
whole of the ride and, with Mike Kneebone's prior permission, we used
only them as "lap scorers/checkers", a la the Isle of Man TT1000 ride a
few months beforehand. For each lap, our odo reading, time of day and
lap number were recorded for each rider on a master sheet."
the instigation of this ride, roadworks have now allowed for a
requiring 20 laps of a 84.1Km circuit.
Read the rules
the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Ironbutt
Association site. The rules for this ride are similar and you
will get valuable background information.
DBR - Dated
A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time and LOCATION
on it. Check it - do not assume it is correct. A
with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless. Check and
Prior approval for an attempt of this ride should be directed to
Contact@ibaaustralia.com.au , your information needs to include:
• A map (preferably an electronic copy of
showing your route and lap witnesses location.
At the completion of each lap your odometer reading, time of stop and
lap number is to be recorded
by an independent witness not on
the ride with you. (this document will be required for verification)
Before you can apply for
this ride, you must have completed at least one of these rides:
You are required to complete the
ride of 20 laps in less than 24Hours.
You need a
witness statement for the
beginning and end of the ride. Some rides, notably “Gold” or
“Insanity” level rides, require the statement be signed by two
witnesses. As this is an Insanity level ride two witnesses will be
required unless you are a Premier member submitting your ride in line
with the current trial for ride submissions.
The route used should be the same or similar to that shown on the map
below. Should riders wish to use an alternate route, please
discuss this in your ride approval request.
Your official time is determined by the
and ending receipts. PLEASE check these documents and make
the clock and date is correct!
is strongly recommended but not
Remember it is YOUR responsibility to
required stops. Spotwalla goes a long
way towards this proof.