Welcome to the VICS BMX 2017 Series!
The VICS BMX Series caters for students aged 6 - 18 and will feature five fantastic events across the state in 2017. Once again the series has received strong support from BMX Victoria and it's affiliated clubs. Students can enter multiple events and race to their heart's content as they strive for glory at one of the four zone events and the state final, which heads to Bendigo as part of the VICS State Final Festival!
The event is coordinated by BMX Victoria, Cycling Victoria and Park Orchards BMX Club. Please keep reading for information about the event and program for the day.
The event will be held at Park Orchards BMX Club. Food and drink will be available at the event site throughout the day.
Event Parking is available behind the club.
Entries via the Cycling Victoria website will close at 11.59pm on Sunday the 3rd of September. On the day entries are $30 cash, paid on the day, and riders must fill out a form that is signed by a parent or guardian. The amount of on the day entries allowed is at BMX Victoria’s discretion.
Upon arrival at the event, riders must visit the scoring tent/shed to check their names off and receive their number. Riders must register between 9:00am and 10:00am. Riders who do not register will not be able to compete. The registration tent will open at 9:00am.
Numbers must be attached to the front handlebars of your bike. BMXV will provide small zip ties for this purpose.
VICS BMX events start at 9.30AM and will conclude by 3PM. Proposed Schedule is as follows:
9:00am - 10:00am – Registration for ALL riders
9:30am – 10:30am – Novice Coaching Session with club coaches
10:15am – 10:45am – Open Practice on course
11:00am – 1:00pm – Racing – Qualifying Motos
1:30pm – 2:00pm – Racing – Finals
2:10pm – 2:30pm – Presentations
Tom Whiting - BMX Victoria Manager - 0439373905
Riders must be scored in one moto in a nominated age group in a Zone Final to qualify for the State Final in Bendigo on Saturday 21 October.
Medical support will be provided by St Johns. A mobile medical team will be on course at all times to attend to any medical issues. An emergency contact number is provided below. For all serious issues please make your emergency calls in the following order: 1. Call ‘000’ 2. Call the appropriate Medical Support number 3. Call the Events Team
This event would not be possible without the support of the following organisations: • Seight Custom Clothing • Winning Edge Presentations • Park Orchards BMX Club • St Johns Ambulance First Aid • Event Volunteers
A payment card fee of $0.30 will be applied.