2017 Mid East Area Qualifier

WELCOME!!! We hope that you have a great time at our track! Ride safe and have fun! The following is basic information about the qualifier weekend…

The Mid East Area Qualifier at Malvern MX will be held on April 7-9, 2017. Current AMA membership is required for the entire weekend, including Friday practice. Our track is cash only, please plan accordingly. Please convert Canadian dollars to US prior to arrival.         Any up to date weather or other relevant information can be found at www.facebook.com/racemalvern

The weekend schedule is as follows:

Thursday- gates open at 4 pm and close at 11 pm sharp. No exceptions!   Vendor parking only prior to 4. You will be parked in the order of arrival. If you want to pit with someone, plan to arrive together. (There’s a big empty parking lot across from the McDonald’s/Speedway in Waynesburg less than 5 min. from the track.)

Friday and Saturday- gates open at 6 am and close at 10 pm sharp. No exceptions! If you will be arriving after 10 pm, please make arrangements to sleep elsewhere. Our gate workers need their rest too!

Sunday– gates open at 6 am

Weekend gate fees:

*All racers must pay gate fee regardless of age.*

*5 and under non racers are free but still need to be signed in.*

Arriving Thursday- $40 per person

Arriving Friday- $30 per person

Arriving Saturday- $20 per person

Sunday only-$15 per person

Absolutely no refunds!! Arm bands must be worn at all times. If you break it, simply take it to the gate for a replacement. If you lose it, you must purchase a new one.

Friday practice:     Sign up starts at 8 am at the trophy building. AMA memberships will be available if needed. They are required by the AMA to practice and will be checked. $30 per class, not per person. Some classes will be combined. Sorry for any inconvenience. 3 practice sessions per class guaranteed. Practice will start at 10 am and end at approximately 4 pm.

Saturday and Sunday race registration:     Friday from 10 am to 1 pm, and 3 pm to 6 pm $10 MX Sports forms (one per class) are required if you are trying to qualify for regionals. Please come to sign up with arm bands on, AMA card, and cash. No credit/debit cards. Sorry for any inconvenience. Race fees are $35 per class. Pro classes will be 100% pay back.

On Saturday morning, race sign up will be from 6-830 am. This will be for Saturday race classes only.

On Sunday morning, race sign up will also be from 6-830 am.

***The top 8 in each class will be awarded for this event only.***

All rules, classes, etc. can be found at http://www.mxsports.com

General information:

  • free primitive camping     generators permitted
  • camp fires allowed- please don’t burn pallets or other wood with nails
  • pets welcome- please keep on a leash and clean up after them
  • port a pots will be cleaned daily.
  • non potable water only available for bike wash behind trophy building and from water truck.
  • please keep noise to a minimum after 9 pm. Our racers are top priority,  and they need to sleep.
  • trash bags will be provided at the front gate. Place full bags in or beside metal trash barrels located throughout the pits.
  • pit vehicles are to be used to go to and from sign up, staging, concession, restrooms only. Joy riding through the pits will result in a no pit vehicle rule. Don’t ruin it for everyone. Bicycles highly recommended. Drivers license required to operate all motorized vehicles.
  • Live broadcasting during practice and race days on FM 107.1
  • food and drinks will be available at our concession stand all weekend. No alcohol sales. BYOB if you want it.

2017 Faircross Schedule

The race dates for the faircross series will have the following time schedule:

Sign up at 4:30, practice at 6, and racing immediately following, at approx. 7.

July 24  Knox County- Mt. Vernon, OH

July 25  Summit County- Tallmadge, OH

July 27  Lake County- Painesville, OH

Aug. 1  Medina County- Medina, OH

Aug. 10  Holmes County- Millersburg, OH

Aug. 15  Jefferson County- Rayland, OH

Sept. 21  Ashland County- Ashland, OH

Oct. 5  Coshocton County- Coshocton, OH

 

 

2017 Motocross Schedule

These are only the dates for Malvern races. The entire OMA schedule can be found at www.omxa.net  and click on the schedule tab.

Gate fees for all race weekends (except qualifier and battle weekends) is $10 per person, 5 and under free.

~~NEW ADDITION FOR 2017~~ SPOTLIGHT RACES!! See spotlight post for additional information! (coming soon)

March 26  Season opener

April 7-9 Loretta Lynn Qualifier (AMA card required) (bikes only) (non OMA sanctioned)

April 22  Kames Saturday Series

May 13 Kames SS

May 27-28 Battle for Ohio Round #1 (AMA and OMA cards required) **Battle format**

June 3 Kames SS

June 24  Kames SS

July 7 Kames SS

July 22  Kames SS

Aug. 5  Kames SS

Aug. 19  Kames SS

Sept. 9  Kames SS

Sept. 23 Kames SS

Oct. 7 Kames SS

Oct. 28 Kames SS

 

**Battle format**– practice Saturday for all classes. Saturday afternoon–all quads and PW 50’s race. Sunday morning–all bikes races (except PW 50)

 

 

 

Hotels

There are several hotels in the area. The closest ones to the track are located in Carrollton. There is also one in Bolivar, and one in Strasburg. And there are several in Canton near the Belden Village mall. All of these areas are between 20 and 30 minutes from the track. You can Google search for any of these areas to choose which one is best for the direction that you are coming from or going to.