Mideast Amateur Regional Qualifier
June 8, 9, 10
Gate Hours and Prices
Gate opens at 4pm Thursday and stays open all weekend, including overnight.
STAGING AREA LOCATION – GOOGLE MAPS
NO EARLY ENTRY, AND NO PARKING ON THE ROAD NEAR THE GATE! It’s a busy road and school busses are running. Please obey the NO PARKING AT ANY TIME signs to keep us out of trouble with the police and our neighbors. There’s a staging area available in Buchanan for early arrivals. Get in line there and the police will escort the line to the gate when we open.
Gate fee for all racers, and for spectators age 12 & up:
Ages 12 & up/Ages 6-11
|$15||Camping fee, per camping vehicle;|
(1-time charge, not per day)
|$40/$20||Thursday (through Sunday)|
|$35/$20||Friday (through Sunday)|
|$15/ $5||Sunday only|
EVENT IS NOT OPEN TO ALL RIDERS! You must have qualified, or attempted to qualify, through a 2018 Mideast Area Qualifier in order to enter this event. No exceptions.
Alternates should register and practice! Alternates will be placed at 8:00 Saturday morning when registration is closed; race and transponder fees will be refunded if you don’t get to race. We will call alternates to registration class by class as they are placed. Alternates are placed according to the performance value set by MX Sports. The more racers you beat at your best Area Qualifier, the higher your performance value.
All racing is on the big track (amateur race version of the pro track).
Race order will be finalized Friday after registration closes. Printouts will be available at registration; an announcement will be made when they’re ready.
Mandatory transponder scoring. Check eScore for rental information. Make sure you get your transponder BEFORE you get in line for registration.
|Thursday||Signup||7pm - 9pm|
|9am - 6pm|
|7am - 8am for new registrations.|
Immediately following practice (approx. 9:30am)
Immediately following practice (approx. 9:00am)
AMA membership is required for all racers. Save time at the track and join AMA online! You can join at the track if needed. Full membership is $49 (or $29 for ages 11 & under).
The following discounted full memberships are available at the track but NOT online: Youth racer membership (age 11 and under) – $29. Family membership (for racers who live at the same address) – $98. Please note you cannot race with an Associate Membership.
|Friday Practice (optional)||$30 per group||Minimum three rotations per group.|
Only qualified racers and alternates may participate.
|Racing||$50 per class||Each class races 3 motos. Some will have 2 motos Saturday and 1 Sunday; some will have 1 moto Saturday and 2 Sunday, depending on where the class falls in the race order.|
|Transponders (mandatory)||$40 rental fee, + security deposit|
|Pit vehicles.||No charge.||Use responsibly or lose the privilege! Must be age 16 or older to use. Age limit strictly enforced!|
More Information and Links
No RV hookups available. Water fill stations are located throughout the pit areas. Pets must be on a leash. Must be 16 to use a pit vehicle.
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RedBud Physical Address:
13638 Redbud Trail North, Buchanan, MI 49107