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We are excited to host five huge races with lots of amazing BMX riders between August 28th and 30th. The weekend will be jam packed with fast-paced action and fun. Come watch some of the best riders in Canada and our own Alberta talent (age 5 and up) battle it out on the track. Canada Cup champions will be crowned this weekend! When hunger knocks, you can grab a bite to eat from our concession and BBQ. Great items are also available to be won on our fundraising raffle table. See you at the track!
Our newly renovated track will be the final stop on the Canada Cup BMX race calendar, with race #6 on Saturday August 29 and race #7 on Sunday August 30. We will also play host to a third UCI class C1 event, scheduled for Friday August 28th . Although the Friday event will not be a Canada Cup, riders will still be eligible to collect valuable C1 UCI points. Registration closed at 4 pm on Friday Aug. 28.
Provincial Cup Registration & Racing
Registration takes place in person at the track on friday until 8 pm, Saturday morning 8-9 am and Sunday from 7-8 am. Find the practice schedules and details on the Alberta BMX website .
Double Points District Race
There will be a double-points district race starting at 6:30 pm on friday. Registration closes at 4 pm and includes a BBQ Beef on a Bun dinner with sweet taber corn. For those not riding dinner costs $8.
Google Map Address: 5608 Burbank Cres SE Calgary AB T2H1Z6 (Google Map Address)
When: Friday August 28th to Sunday August 30th, 2015
Friday. 6:30-8:30 pm
Saturday 11 am - 4 pm
Sunday 10 am- 4 pm
We are having a provincials and a Canada Cup at our track next month and we try to raise as much as we can by raffle draws to help offset the cost. We are reaching out to you for donations for raffle table prizes.
Our goal this year is to have fewer but higher end raffle prizes on our table. We would be looking for prizes like a West Jet tickets, fine-dining gift certificates, tools, sporting equipment, Stampeders tickets etc.
Thanks so much for your help in advance! We are looking forward to an amazing event!!
Get your BMX photo taken this Thursday at the track by Champions Photography! Pose with your gear and get an action photo. Order forms will be available in the office.
Sample jerseys are also available for viewing in the concession at the track.
SUPERCAMP is creeping up on us next month...July 16-19!
Calgary BMX has extended the early bird special this week just for Calgary BMX riders:
Register by the end of racing on Thursday night, June 4th and just pay $275 instead of the regular price of $300!
To secure your spot we are just asking for a $100 deposit. We can take payment at the track of cash, check, credit or debit. The difference can be paid in July closer to the camp.
Berlin and his crew of trainers are some of the best around and they will be here for 4 days to help any riders from their first year on the track to Elites. The training will breakdown to each section of the track with low trainer/rider ratios. Everyone comes away with something!
For more details see our website page SUPERCAMP 2015.
Sign up now as spaces are limited and filling up fast! We have lots of tracks around that will want to come and join our camp!
Where: 5608 Burbank Cres SE Calgary AB T2H1Z6 (Google Map Address)
When: Sunday, May 31st
Time: 10 am - 3 pm
BMX day is a Alberta-wide event for anyone in the province who wants to try BMX! Its a great way for people who are curious about BMX but haven't been on a track to come out an try it the sport - including adults.
We provides a safety orientation and show new riders how to ride the track by taking them through a circuit of coaching stations. There will also be many wonderful, experienced riders on the track to offer tips and encouragement- so fear not - help will be there!
Our bike shed will be open with BMX bikes, helmets and gloves for new riders to borrow, if you don't have the right equipment. New riders will need to sign a waiver and wear long-sleeved shirts and pants for safety. Runners or skate shoes are recommended.
Come to the information booth to register and learn about our club. If you are interested in joining the club and are new to BMX, please read our Calgary BMX Starter Kit.
We’ll also be having a hamburger BBQ and drink fundraiser for KidSport. Please help us raise money for this great organization. The concession will also be open with basic foods and snacks.
BMX Garage Sale
Anyone that wants to sell their equipment can bring their stuff or for anyone that needs something, come and check it out! You may even leave with a new bike... .
DIRECTIONS to the track: From Blackfoot Trail to turn East onto 58th Ave. Drive past the Blackfoot Inn and take your first left (North) at the lights onto Burbank Rd. Follow Burbank R until the end when it becomes a gravel road. The track entrance is on the left just before the Wildrose Motorcross park.
We look forward to seeing you at the track!
If you are looking for a great way to volunteer at the track and get to know all the other members, this is a great opportunity! The role involves:
You will line-up people to fill a variety of positions which can be done in advance via email & online sign-ups, or at the track. You will also help track volunteer hours to ensure everyone's contributions are recorded toward their 25 hour volunteer commitments.
Thank you for your interest.