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Round two of the 2018 BMX Australia National Series at the Frankston Sharks BMX Club is just over two weeks away and with more than 600 entries, it is expected to be an event just as thrilling as February’s season opener in Sydney.

With entries closed and a riders list finalised, the schedule for the event has been released. Among the highlights for those making the trip to Frankston, is the host club throwing open their doors on Friday April 20 for a club event.

See the riders entered HERE

Riders wishing to get in some extra racing on the eve of the national series event will be able to register on the Friday evening between 5:30pm and 7pm for that event, at the small cost of $10.

Other key items to note are that motos one and two for CHALLENGE classes will take place on Saturday April 21. Moto three, qualifiers and finals will take place on Sunday April 22. Championship classes will race all motos, qualifiers and finals on the Sunday.

For a full run down of the event schedule, you can view the PDF version HERE, or see below:

Saturday 21st April

10:00 – 15:00              Registration (No Registration on Sunday)

11:00                           BMXA Takes Control of Venue

11:00 – 11:45              Officials Briefing

Practice

12:00 – 12:45              8yr – 12yr

12:45 – 13:30              13yr – 16yr

13:30 – 14:15              17+

14:15 – 14:45              Championship & Masters 1

14:45 – 15:15              Sprockets

Racing

15:30 – 16:30              Moto 1 (Excl Championship Classes)

16:30– 17:30               Moto 2 (Excl Championship Classes)

Sunday 22nd April

Warmup (No Gates)

07:30 – 07:45              8yr – 12yr

07:45 – 08:00              13yr – 16yr

08:00 –  08:15              17+

08:15 – 08:45              Championship & Masters 1 (Gates practice)

08:45 – 09:00              Sprockets

Racing

09:15 –  10:15              Moto 3  (Moto 1-3 Championship Classes)

10:30 – 11:30               Qualifiers

11:45 – 13:00              Finals

Age practice is for both 20” & Cruiser i.e. there will NOT be a specific cruiser practice time slot.

Championship Classes Moto 1 at the beginning of the challenge Moto 3

Championship Classes Moto 2 in the middle of challenge Moto 3.

Championship Classes Moto 3 at the end of challenge Moto 3.

The above Moto times may change pending rider numbers and incidents outside of the event management’s control.

Presentation will be done as riders complete their respective finals across the finish line.

For further information on the event, please click here.

 

Featured image: Frankston Sharks BMX Club Facebook page