Zone 1 48 Hours at the Glen DE

Zone 1 48 Hours at the Glen DE


05/17/2019 - 05/19/2019    
All Day


Watkins Glen International
2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, New York, 14891

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The Zone 1 48 Hours Driver Education at Watkins Glen began in 1975. Continue the tradition and join us for the 45th consecutive year on May 17-19, 2019. Watkins Glen International is the continuation of a road racing tradition dating back to 1948, when sports cars raced on the 6.6 mile course through the village of Watkins Glen. The permanent road course was built in 1956 and has remained the home of a great racing tradition for 55 years.

  • We will maximize track time by adding an extra hour of track time on Friday and Saturday by keeping the track open until 5:30 pm for 26 hours of hot track throughout the weekend.
  • There will be expanded passing in the Instructor Run Groups throughout the weekend.
  • PCA National Instructor Training will occur on Friday for those who qualify with a referral from their region’s chief instructor.
  • Friday is still instructor day. However all drivers in the white (intermediate), black and red run groups will be accepted to drive on Friday. The intermediate group will be given four driving sessions on Friday.
  • PCA Zone 1 will host a Saturday evening cocktail hour and dinner.
  • Not only great driving, great instructors and a great track, but there’ll also be Zone 1 swag for all registrants who attend.

Don’t miss the Friday evening track walk available to all registrants. Saturday and Sunday will be run in the traditional DE format with the track open until 5:30 PM on Saturday.

We will also allow for early trailer drop off beginning Thursday evening from 6-8PM. There will also be camping at the track from Thursday through Saturday for those who are interested.

For more information regarding this and other Zone 1 PCA events, please visit Registration for the event will open on April 1, 2019. To register for the event, log onto For further information, contact your local track chair or email the registrar: Lou Dauerer at [email protected].


Green & Yellow (Sat & Sunday): $380

White & Black (Friday, Saturday and Sunday): $505

Instructors & Instructor Candidates (Friday, Saturday and Sunday): $310

Instructors with 2 Students (Friday, Saturday and Sunday): $100