AusCycling Membership is required by all riders
RACING AT SOUTHSIDE BMX CLUB
Costello Place, Bob Gordon Reserve, Bull Creek. Turn in at tennis courts on Benningfield Rd.
Every Saturday, all year round February to December.
We have breaks during school holidays.
Gate Practice: 2.40pm
Mini Wheelers: 3.10pm
Racing: 3.30 - 5pm approx
Cost: $8 per week plus $1 for transponder hire (needed for scoring), Mini Wheelers is $3
Mini Wheelers are riders aged 2-5 years that are beginning BMX racing.
They ride balance bikes or strider bikes.
The aim is to get them into the sport and excited about BMX racing.
When they are ready, they can transition onto a BMX racing bike with pedals.
Available at our club from $10 per session and run on a school term basis.
Beginners are Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
More experienced riders on Tuesday $15 per session.
For more information email
YOUR RIDER WILL NEED
Long sleeve pants and top, (eventually you can purchase jersey & BMX pants)
Sneakers / BMX shoes
BMX full finger length gloves (approx $30)
BMX full face helmet (approx $150)
Gloves and helmets can be loaned from club for racing.
Your rider will need a BMX race bike.
Size will depend on height of rider, ask at a BMX bike shop for advice.
If you have a street BMX bike, it must be fitted with a back brake. You must remove front brake, reflectors, pegs, bell, mudguard and will need bar ends.
Bikes can be borrowed from the club for first 4 weeks only, for racing and must be returned after the last race on each Saturday. We do not loan bikes outside of racing days which includes during the week.
BUYING BIKES AND BMX GEAR
See Georges Bike Shop in Willetton for bikes, helmets and gloves.
See Mark at Freedom Wheels, in Bibra Lake.
Check out "BMX gear for sale Perth" on Facebook. All WA BMX community sell secondhand bikes and gear here.
Please come down and have a look when we race on Saturdays.
If you have questions or need help, please ask at the Nominations Hut.
Any further questions please email us at email@example.com