On the way to the 2021 edition of the Mondial du Quad / 12 hours de Pont-de-Vaux (Ain, France), and for a 34th edition that is being set up in connection with the deconfinement calendar.
For several months, the organizing team has been considering multiple scenarios to accommodate pilots and spectators in accordance with the current health protocols.
Following the latest government information, it is now confirmed: the quads will be back in the prairie on next August 27, 28 and 29.
After the break in 2020, the Mondial du Quad will be held in the Pont-de-Vaux’s meadow with a program focused on the quad. For this 2021 edition, SSVs and motorcycles are therefore taking a break while waiting to return for the 35th edition in 2022. Indeed, this edition is complex to set up and the organization has decided to focus on the fundamentals: only quads will ride, keeping the 3 types of categories: 12H, Contest and Kids.
To ensure the success of the event and because of its late announcement, the price of € 1,135 on December 15, 2020 will be applied for any new commitment instead of the € 1,435 initially provided for in the competition rules. A link is set up on the website and on the Facebook page to access the registrations.
The organization specifies that the social distancing rules could possibly modify the capacity of reception and recommends to the pilots decided to participate and whatever their category not to delay in making a commitment so that all are welcomed in the best conditions in paddocks redesigned for this 2021 edition.
Regarding access to the circuit and, according to the rules announced on June 30, access to the pilot and paddock teams is linked to the presentation of a compulsory health pass or PCR test.
This rule is the same for the spectating public: they can enter the enclosure of the event with a health pass or PCR test.
The organization of the Mondial du Quad will update this information according to the instructions validated by the prefecture.
Among the events associated with the Mondial du Quad / 12 Hours de Pont-de-Vaux, the quad ride is maintained. On the site, the public will find the whole traditional village: The Freestyle trial, Quad Expo, the test track, the initiation for children, the fun fair, the bars and snacks ‘booth. However, the evening Holeshot parties remain to be confirmed.
The presentation of the teams and the parade in the streets of Pont-de-Vaux on Thursday evening are not yet confirmed and will depend on future health instructions.