Saturday Night Racing Under the Lights

Saturday Night Racing Under the Lights

Six Day style racing returns to the FCV. This will be a special night under the lights with a DJ spinning the tunes. Special guest announcer, Kelya, from the Burnaby Velodrome is set to take the mic. Youth and adults racers will take to the track in a fast ability based race night. Come one, come all.

Racers are $30 in advance, $40 cash at the track. Spectators welcome. Tickets for the stands are available at the door. $10 adults, $5 seniors, and kids are free. Timing chips will be provided for visiting riders.

Saturday Night Racing is an ability series which allow racers of different is an ability based series where racers pick they category based on speed and endurance.  This allow racers of different abilties to race together and gain experience and speed. Racing categories will be A, B, C, and D so that race and have fun. Races will be open to all youth and adult track racers from Ontario and abroad.

The FCV has its own insurance plan for racing. As such, all US racers are welcome to race on a domestic race license. We _do_ require riders to have track experience on a small track.

The race night will start off with and opening light show followed by matched sprints. Each night racers will participate in scratch, points, and elimination and Last man standing races (for non-madison racers). Madison is back. Race teams will race both a 500m TT and Madison points race to showcase their Madison skills.

All races will be run on abiltiy based categories and distances will be set to the level of each category. If you have questions on which category to select, check out our FAQ's, Question #9 HERE.

Track open at 4pm for warmup. Strongly advise out of town racers to come early and get used to riding the small track.

Race Schedule:
4pm - track open for warmup
4:30pm - Registration open
5:30pm - Registration closes
5:45pm - track closed, rider meeting
6pm - opening light show/rider introductions
6:05pm - demonstration track sprints and Madison 500m.
All riders must be ready prior to rider meeting.

PLEASE NOTE: The show will use flashing lights, strobes, and other lighting effects in between races. While mass start races are running, lighting effects will be at full brightness. No smoke or fog machines will be used prior to or during the show. Overhead lighting will be turned on to full brightness for the Madison race ONLY. At no time will participants safety be comprised. If you have concerns, please bring them to the attention of the race director prior to the event, preferably in writing (racing@forestcityvelodrome.ca).

 

 

Event Properties

Event Date 2017-11-25 6:00 pm
Event End Date 2017-11-25 9:00 pm
Registration Start Date 2017-10-31
Capacity 60
Cut off date 2017-11-25 10:00 am
Individual Price CAD30.00
Late Fee CAD5.00(From 2017-11-25)
Location
Forest City Velodrome
2809 Roxburgh Rd, London, ON N6N 1E1, Canada
Forest City Velodrome
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