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In roughly chronological order, the rallyemaster handbook comprises these pages:
Well Before the Rallye
- Rethrow, Partial Rethrow, or Completely New Rallye
- Writing a Coursemarker Rallye
- Writing an A-B Rallye
- Writing a Q-A Rallye
- Gimmick Types
- Gimmicks That Should Be Avoided
- Sample General Instructions (CM)
- Sample General Instructions (A-B)
- Sample General Instructions (Q-A)
- "Typical" Definitions in Gimmick Rallyes
- Writing the Critique
- Recruiting Precheckers and Checkpoint Workers
- Awards and Par Plaques for TRC Rallyes
- Scoring a Rallye by Hand
- Using the Computerized Scoring System
- Getting Content Posted to the Web Site
Before the Rallye
- Printing for TRC Rallyes
- TRC Equipment
- Coursemarker Guidelines
- Prechecking Gimmick Rallyes
- Police Notification
- Obtain the password for TRC's Twitter account
- Tweet an invitation (practice tweet) 1-2 days before the rallye, perhaps when your PGIs are posted.
- Be prepared to tweet notifications during the rallye, if necessary.
- Remember to also have CP workers notify all cars, to reach those not following TRC on Twitter.
At the Finish
- Score the rallye, answer questions, evaluate protests.
- Provide all protests to the Protest Committee for review.
- Scores altered by protests are typically re-written in red.
- Announce the scores and issue awards.
- Save extra registration packets and critiques; we sell the pair for $1 or put them in the start box to sell at future rallies.
After the Rallye
- Take down any rallye signs (e.g., CMs)
- Send results to TRC-Talk and webmaster and BCC your rallyists.
- Request Reimbursement
- Save all scoresheets
See also Gimmick Rallye Timeline#After_Rallye