2019 BMX Australia BAD BOY National Championships


 

ABOUT

VENUE

ENTRIES

TECHNICAL GUIDE

SCHEDULE

OFFICIALS

COACHING CLINIC

PIT TENTS AND SPECTATOR TENTS

PRO SHOP APPLICATION

SHEPPARTON: WHERE TO STAY

LONG SERVICE AWARDS

MEDIA ACCREDITATION




ABOUT


The 2019 BMX Australia BAD BOY National Championships will be held at the Shepparton BMX Club in Northern Victoria from May 20-25.

Located just two hours outside of Melbourne, Shepparton has proved to be a hotspot of BMX competition for a number of years. Regular hosts of the BMXA National Series, the club also hosted the national titles back in 2014 and 2010.

With support from the Victorian State Government and Greater Shepparton City Council, it is expected that there will be 2000 entrants for Australia's premier BMX race week next year.






VENUE


Shepparton BMX Club

96 Packham St, Shepparton VIC 3630





ENTRIES


Entries for the event will open on December 1, 2018.

For Challenge classes - ENTRIES CLOSED

For Championship classes - CLICK HERE

Entries close: May 6, 2019 (11pm AEST)

For Pro Spectacular - CLICK HERE

Entries close: May 6, 2019 (11pm AEST)

TEAM ENTRIES

For the Technical Guide on State Teams, Corporate Teams and Club Teams - CLICK HERE

For the Team Entry Form - CLICK HERE




TECHNICAL GUIDE


To download the 2019 BMX Australia BAD BOY National Championships Technical Guide CLICK HERE 




EVENT SCHEDULE



To see a DRAFT schedule of the 2019 BMXA BAD BOY National Championships - CLICK HERE

NOTE: This is subject to change and should be considered heavily as a draft.




OFFICIALS


All BMX events in Australia, and in fact the world, rely on the hard work of officials. There is a vast network of experienced officials in Australia. Those with the relevant skills and who are eager to work alongside a great team of dedicated individuals can soon.

To join our team - CLICK HERE

(To officiate at a national event you must have State (Level 2) or above accreditation. Provisional State officials are also welcome to apply.)




COACHING CLINIC


Led by Luke Madill, BMXA National Coaching Manager, beginner and level one accredited coaches are invited to attend a free coaching clinic to assist them with coaching BMXA skills and be updated on what's happening in BMXA coaching.

Attendance at the clinics can be used for Trainee Level 1 coaching hours and to meet coaching re-accreditation criteria which requires attendance at a BMXA sanctioned coaching clinic in the last two years of accreditation.





For re-accreditation requirements - CLICK HERE

Sign up - HERE


(Clinic time is subject to change once the event schedule is released.)






PIT TENTS AND SPECTATOR TENTS


The Pit Tent area will be located in the velodrome next to the Shepparton BMX Club.  General spectator sites will be available on a first-come first serve basis from 9am on Monday May 20.

State Teams and Pro Team will be allocated space as outlined in the information document below.  Tent hire is also available.

Within the trackside precinct, states will be allocated covered space based on the number of entries received. The allocated space will be determined at the close of entries.

For all information regarding Pit Tents and Spectator Tents, including tent hire - CLICK HERE

For a draft velodrome layout - CLICK HERE

Tent Hire Application - CLICK HERE

Pro Team Application - CLICK HERE




PRO SHOP APPLICATION


Pro Shop applications have now closed

To view the pro shop prospectus including event operations, bump in details, insurance, security etc.   - CLICK HERE






SHEPPARTON AND SURROUNDS: WHERE TO STAY


The first thing to know is the Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre should be your best friend when looking to find something that suits you and the needs of your travel party.



Greater Shepparton offers an extensive range of accommodation styles to suit a wide range of requirements and budgets. With over 1800 beds available within 15-20 minute radius of the event venue, accommodation options include: serviced apartments, quality hotels and motels, bed and breakfast facilities, caravan parks, cabins and camping.

This wide variety of options allows fantastic flexibility and value for money for people attending the nationals.

The Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre is open 7 days a week and provides prospective visitors with a professional service coupled with knowledgeable staff to take the hassle out of finding accommodation. Contact them using the details below:

By reaching out, you'll get the best assistance to help you find suitable accommodation to match your requirements.

The Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre can work with individuals, families, clubs, states or pro-teams to provide information on accommodation to suit their requirements.

When it comes to food, it’s important to note, most of the restaurants are within the Central Business District of Shepparton. And there are of course a number of supermarkets to buy your own to prepare at your accommodation, if that’s what you are after.

If you're looking for assistance in transport to Shepparton, BMXA advise to go through normal channels - either via the web or a travel agent.




LONG SERVICE AWARDS


If you have competed in 10, 15, 20 or 25 CONSECUTIVE National Championships you are eligible for a Long Service Award.
Presentations will take place during the Opening Ceremony on Saturday 25th May at Shepparton BMX Club (approximately 9.30am)


Apply HERE!




MEDIA ACCREDITATION


If you are interested in obtaining media accreditation over the weekend - CLICK HERE

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