GrandPrix Race Manageris an application that will help you manage your Pinewood Derby®, Awana®Grand Prix, Space Derby®, Raingutter Regatta®or similar race. GrandPrix Race Managerhandles registering racers to determining award winners, making your race more organized, shorter and enjoyable for all. GrandPrix Race Manageris highly customizable and easy to use.
Step By Step Use- The software indicates the steps to take to run your race. Check off each step as you complete it.
Adapts to Different Types of Races- Configure to race cars, semi-trucks, Space Derby® rockets, Raingutter Regatta boats, and other race vehicles.
Not Tied to One Specific Way- The software gives you the flexibility to run a race in many different ways. The software will not dictate how you should run your race.
Customize to Your Organization- You can structure your race groups and subgroups to your particular needs.
Number of Lanes- Supports from 1 to 8 lane tracks.
Audience Viewing- Several screens are designed to display to your audience on a projection system or large TV.
Simple Racer Registration- Manually enter racers or import racer information from an existing spreadsheet or database. Racers can choose their own car numbers or they can be assigned by the race staff or the program itself.
Built-in Perfect-N Type and Lane Rotation static schedulers.
Built-in Dynamic schedulermaximizes the number of racers to win at least one heat. Competition gets tighter for all racers as the race progresses, since racers are matched up based on performance.
DOES NOTsupport Single, Double or Triple Elimination- Here's why
Race Scoring- Score by total points or by cumulative, average or single fastest elapsed time. With times scoring, you can even ignore each racer's worst time. Points and Times can be entered manually or automatically via a timing system.
Timing Systems- Supports popular serial port timing systems, including Fast Track, NewBold Timers, RaceMaster IV, The Judge, SmartLine, The Champ, and Timestopper.
Other Hardware Supported- Supports triggering a solenoid start gate and drag racing style start light "Christmas Tree" via the serial port.
Race Rounds- Run any number of rounds for each race group. You can also run a Grand Finals round of the top finishers from each race group.
Fully Featured Racing Screen- Shows current and "On Deck" racers and race results, use sound effects, display track record, automatically receive input from a timing system, and other features. You can also run test races without having to register racers, and run tie breaker heats, if needed.
Awards Management- Define an unlimited number of design, speed and other awards. You can even print out awards and participation certificates!
Reports- Numerous reports are available, from rosters to race statistics and everything in between.
Race Statistics- Detailed statistics are provided for groups, racers, lane, and overall race performance measures.
Highly Customizable- Many options are provided to allow you to customize the software to better suit your needs.