MINI WHEELERS ARE KICKING OFF AT SOUTHSIDE
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.
They will need a licence to race. This can be used at any track in Australia.
Go onto BMX Australia website, click on Mini Wheelers.
The membership will cost $50 per year.
YOU WILL NEED
Balance or Strider bike.
Helmet, can be any bike helmet, but preferably a full face BMX helmet.
Gloves - buy from a bike shop.
Long sleeve top, long pants and sneakers.
You can buy BMX jersey and pants.
WEEKLY RACING AT SOUTHSIDE
Nominate at the canteen, costs $2.50 per week for 4 motos (races).
Nominations are from 2.30pm.
Meet the Mini Wheelers Coordinator Paul Winfield behind the fence at the finish line for:
3.20pm Racing (last straight) - 4 motos (races);
Races are not scored, they are for fun!
We have 2 rounds per year, so 2 trophy presentations.
All Mini Wheelers that qualify receive a trophy.
You can miss 3 weeks of racing per round (Non scoring weeks do not count);
A parent must volunteer 2 times per round, name must go in the Volunteer book at the canteen.
Medals are presented if you race every week, non-scoring weeks do not count.
A parent must volunteer 2 times per round.
Mini Wheelers can race at Super Series and States - all riders receive a trophy.
They are held once per month at tracks around Perth and country tracks, see Southside calendar for dates or go to BMX Sports WA website to enter.
See Paul on Saturdays, ask for him at the canteen.
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org