Race calendar for the rest of 2014.
Sun, 31 August – Rd 4 Point Score catch up + AGM
Sun, 7 Sept – Rd 7 Point Score
Sun, 19 Oct – Valley to Coast @ Maitland
Sun, 2 Nov – Rd 5 Point Score catch up
Sun, 23 Nov – Rd 6 Point Score catch up
Sat, 29 Nov – Presentation
Rd 4 Point Score (catch up)- Sun, 31 Aug + AGM
Maitland DMCC AGM will be held on Sunday, 31 Aug prior to the start of the days racing.
All positions will be declared vacant on that day and open for interested people to put forward their nominations.
In particular the positions of Treasurer and canteen coordinator need to be filled as Nicole Wiessel is standing down and does not wish to be re-elected.
Please see the attached position description & election form for more details:
Hunter Open Series
The Hunter Open Series awards are ready to hand out. They will be at Cessnock this weekend, if you are planning on going to the practice days this weekend ask Alana for your Overall Hunter Open Series pit board.
Please see the list of awards winners below:
Maitland DMCC are seeking fun, friendly and enthusiastic individuals to help out the club!
We’re always seeking new committee members to have a say in how the club is run, and to assist on race days. We are also seeking people who are interested in becoming race day officials.
If you might be keen, but want to find out more, then shoot us an email today – firstname.lastname@example.org or see us on race days
Mini (nipper) class
There has been some confusion regarding which bikes can be used by riders in the Mini class.
Below is a link to the 2014 Manual of Motorcycle Sport which outlines clearly which bikes will be accepted in this class, scroll down to point 15.24.6.
Senior classes and bike size changes
2014 MANUAL OF MOTORCYCLE SPORT 15. MOTOCROSS AND SUPERCROSS
SECTION 15B: COMPETITION CLASSES
15.5 SENIOR COMPETITON CLASSES: MOTOCROSS AND SUPERCROSS
126.96.36.199 The senior capacity classes for Motocross and Supercross machines:
a) Other than for Junior competitions,
b) Other than Australian Championships, are:
Open (MX1) 255cc and over (2 or 4 stroke)
Lites (MX2) Up to 250cc (2 or 4 stroke)
Under 19 (MXD) Up to 250cc (2 or 4 stroke)
(16 to under 19 years)
Unless you have the paperwork to prove the bike has been worked you ride in class as per above.
It is the rider’s responsibility to enter the correct class.