The schedule for the 2018 BMX Australia National Championships and UCI Oceania Continental Championships has been released.
The schedule for the 2018 BMX Australia National Championships week has been finalised, and with more than 1,950 entries for the event it is set to be a blockbuster on the Australian BMX calendar.
Racing will commence with the 2018 UCI Oceania Continental Championships on Wednesday March 21, and it will be Cruiser Classes who take to the track first from 9:30am local time.
On Thursday March 22 Sprockets and Cruiser Classes take to the track for their Australian National Championships events. Sprockets will have their annual party at the end of the day.
Friday March 23 will present the largest day on the schedule. Block one racing begins for 8-11 boys and girls from 8am local. Block two will begin from 1pm local time and sees a plethora of age group classes on track, from 12-13-years all the way through to 50+ riders.
Come Saturday March 24 it will be time for 14-16, 17-24, 25-29, Masters 2 open wheel and Championship classes to light up the track. Racing begins 10am local time, and for riders who competed earlier in the week, this block of racing isn’t one you want to miss!
All participants and supporters should be aware that the schedule will act as a guide for the week, and times can be subject to change at short notice. Changes will be communicated via the 2018 BMX Australia National Championships event page on Facebook.
Other key items for riders to be aware of is that they MUST have registered for the nationals event prior to riding on the track for any official session, including practice sessions.
Riders MUST also bring their own transponder for the event, and ensure that it is tested and works. Transponders should also be on hand for registration, although riders need not take their bike to registration.
You can download the schedule HERE. Participants are encouraged to save the schedule to their phone via the iBooks App (IOS devices) or Google Play Books (Android devices).
You can also view the schedule below.