A Time Control. There are 3 Timed Sections today – just a certain distance in a maximum time. This is not a sprint so the distances are  anywhere from 30-90km and achievable (even in a MkII Jag) as long as you don’t go too far off track or have a major car problem. The time checks are also the sweep crews – but they get to sunbathe all day in palatial surroundings (I’m working on the safe assumption that the sweep crews are to reading this journal)