VIMX Race Event Information

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Welcome 2021! Here is our 2021 Island Championship Series Schedule and info.

April 10/11 - AVMX

April 25/25 - NMA Wastelands

May 15/16 - AVMX

May 22/23/24 - TRIPORT MX

June 12/13 - NMA Wastelands

 

A big shout out to Honda Canada for coming on as our series Sponsors this year 👏👏

 

A bit of housekeeping info to get you prepared...

 

Covid Protocols will be in place. Please enable us to continue racing by observing social distancing or wearing a mask when you are unable.

 

****All race registrations for classes will be via the individual track website and deadline for registration will be the Friday prior to race weekend at 8pm. (No exceptions)****

 

We will be running under MRC rules and regulations again this year, but YES you can race as a non-member.1) PLEASE read the MRC rule book and follow ALL guidelines for color plates & numbers....bike size, age & class requirements....and ALL rules and regulations related to the race format 

 

4) VIMX is run by volunteers again this year, NO board of directors.....during race wkds please direct all questions, concerns to the Ref if race related or the host tracks president 

 

Your VIMX/Club Presidents are as follows; 

AVMX - Geoff Brown

NMA - Ward Wiltsey 

TRI PORT - Martin Northey

 

5) RACE FEES FOR THIS YEAR

*PRACTICE DAY Saturday $25

*Each Class $45

*Paybacks Classes $50

(MUST HAVE 5 RIDERS FOR PAYBACKS TO BE ISSUED) 

 

6) Over Night Pitting Fees $20 for the weekend 

(if members to the host track, NO FEE)

Please choose and pay for overnighting when registering for race classes.

 

7) Race Weekend Registration​

  • Registration for classes will be via track website only (exception is TriPort details will be announced)

    NMA Wastelands Race - www.nanaimomx.com

    Alberni MX Race - www.avmxcoldcreek.com

    TriPort MX Race - TBD

 

 

7) 2021 Classes - please make sure you choose the class you wish to run all year to accumulate Overall Series points 

 

Tyke Class (4-6) - trophy

50cc (4-6)  - trophy 

50cc (7-8)  - trophy

50cc Open **new  (must have 5 riders to run moto)

65cc (7-9) - trophy 

65cc (10-11)  - trophy 

65cc Open  **new  (must have 5 riders to run moto) 

85cc (7-11)  - trophy 

85cc (12-16)  - trophy 

Supermini  - trophy 

Schoolboy (85cc to 125cc 2 stroke) -trophy 

Schoolboy 2 (150cc 2 stroke to 250 4 stroke) - trophy 

Beginner Open  - trophy 

Junior Open  - trophy 

Ladies  - trophy 

Intermediate Open - payback 

Pro Open - payback 

Youth Open (17-29) - payback 

Vet Junior  - payback 

Vet Master - payback 

Plus 30 - payback 

Plus 40 - payback 

Racing Etiquette

  1. All racing will be conducted under the current season’s MRC Motocross Competition Rules.

  2. Waivers must be signed by a parent/guardian for all riders under the age of 19 years. This must be done in the presence of one of the Executive or someone appointed by the Executive.

  3. The referee has the authority to ride off any rider with the black flag.

  4. Each bike shall be equipped with a legible number displayed on the front & side number plates.

  5. If tied in points, the second moto shall count for the win.

  6. No rider shall ride on the track from time of pre-race grooming until race day.

  7. Practice and track use is for club members only. If you are a club members and you bring a non-member with you to practice at the track without a day pass, you will be suspended from racing at the next event in Nanaimo. If you consistently bring non-members to the track for practice, you will be disqualified from any series points, trophies and/or payback; and/or suspension of track privileges. If a non-member comes to the track to practice on their own, it is the obligation of any members present to request they sign the insurance waiver and purchase a day pass from a Sponsor location- -OR ASK THEM TO LEAVE.

  8. Club meetings will be held on a regular basis. Any member with a complaint is welcome to attend a meeting, as issues will be discussed at meetings – not at the track. Please visit our Events Page for meeting dates

  9. Riders are not to ride to/from the track on public roads. If known to do so. the member will be suspended from the next Nanaimo race and face suspension of track privileges.

  10. No one other than flaggers and first-aid attendants are allowed on the track while a race is in progress.

  11. The Executive has the authority to move a rider to a different class (up or down) with a majority vote from the Executive.

  12. Any riders known to be partaking in alcohol/drugs, during/prior to a race, will be suspended for the day.

  13. There shall be no pit riding or riding on the roads. Pit riding is dangerous and causes erosion to our Club property.

  14. Dogs are allowed providing they are on a leash and under control.

  15. No riders under the age of 16 shall use the facilities with out parent/guardian written consent.

  16. Members of the club are encouraged to attend all General Meetings and as many work parties as possible. Help at the track is always needed and appreciated.

  17. Any rider continually ignoring club rules shall be banned from using the track.

  18. A family membership is for immediate family members only who live under the same roof.

  19. Do not litter or leave behind unwanted items like used tires, broken parts, etc. If you bring it in – take it out! Please keep our track clean!!

  20. Close the gate after you enter the track; if you are the last one to leave, ensure the gate is locked behind you.

  21. When camping or staying late at the track, all fires must not be left unattended. Fires are subject to all Local and Provincial campfire regulations and bans. Quiet time will be enforced after 10:00 pm. Non-compliance will result in immediate removal from the track.

  22. Those riders that are not practicing or using the track in a safe and/or appropriate manner will be requested to leave the track and should similar behaviour occur, track and membership privileges will be suspended.

  23. All riders must wear protective gear including: helmet, goggles, protective pants, long sleeve jersey & protective footwear/boots. Chest protectors, knee/shin guards, & gloves are strongly recommended.

  24. Good sportsmanship is encouraged at all times. We are all here to have an enjoyable riding experience.

PLEASE RESPECT THE RACE FACILITY, THE VOLUNTEERS AND YOUR FELLOW RIDERS.

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