BMX pedal bike racing – fun for ALL ages! Did you know that one of the top rated BMX pedal bike racing facilities in the country is right in your own back yard? Here is your chance to spend part of your day at the Rum River BMX Track learning about BMX pedal bike racing from some of the top riders in the United States! This camp will cover BMX fundamentals including "What is BMX racing?” racing bike types, BMX terminology, course set up and BMX safety and most importantly… how you can ride like the wind! Students will receive hands on riding instruction and will practice their new skills on the BMX track. This camp is designed for novice/new riders who are interested in the sport. If you can pedal your bike with out training wheels you can take part in this class. No special bikes required… if it has wheels with a few adjustments it will work for this class. IF you don’t have a bike you can make arrangements to use a Free loaner bike by calling the track hotline – 763-244-0314. You will need to bring your bike with reflectors, kickstand, chain guard, and pegs removed, a full-face helmet is recommended, as helmets are required, wear long pants, long sleeve shirt and sturdy shoes. A limited amount of helmets will be available for use-inquire at the track. (763-444-5429) Special Bonus! Riders are invited to test their new skills in an USABMX sanctioned race at the track on a scheduled race day for FREE as part of the class! Awards will be given in each skill level and age class. A signed waiver is required for each student when registering for this activity.
Camp times would be as follows: Registration from 5:30 until 6:00 pm – class will last from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.
Families are strongly encourage to participate as it adds to the enjoyment of the class.
Cost of the class is a $10 registration fee made prior to the start of the program with CE and $5.00 paid on site, which includes (Camp instruction, a race entry fee for the race, and track fee’s.) My time and my assistant trainers time is donated. This is a family event and parents are strongly encouraged to come watch the kids as it will give the kids and the parents a sense of pride.
Web-site – www.rumriverbmx.com