RSVP today for our Awards Banquet on November 4, 2017

It’s time for GVKC’s annual awards banquet! Please join us to celebrate another season of racing.

Saturday, November 4th
5:00 pm
River’s Edge Party House
31 Paul Road
Rochester, NY 14624

RSVP by: Friday, October 20th

A social hour with a cash bar begins at 5 pm; dinner will begin around 6 pm. An award presentation will follow, with door prizes given away throughout the evening.

All friends, family and guests are welcome to attend. Admission is $25 per person, to be prepaid by check. Please place in the mail by Friday, October 20th and send to: Shaylan Johnson, 32 Church Street, Honeoye, NY 14471.

For questions, email shaylanj84@gmail.com

Vote on winners for our 2017 special awards

Calling all members: it’s time to select winners for the special awards that will be presented at GVKC’s annual banquet. Each current club member is eligible to submit one paper or electronic ballot. Categories include:

  • Most Improved Driver: Junior and Senior
  • Safest Driver: Junior and Senior
  • Best Appearing Kart & Driver: Junior and Senior
  • Most Helpful Mechanic: Oval and Road Course
  • Family of the Year: Oval and Road Course
  • The Dick Castor Sportsmanship Award: Junior & Senior

Please note, award recipients must be active members for the 2017 race season. For your convenience a list of eligible members is provided in our online submission form, and with your hard copy ballot.

Watch for paper ballots to be mailed along with your banquet invite; or use the link below to submit your vote online. ALL SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE BY 8 PM ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22nd.

Submit your ballot for 2017 special awards.

Greg Morse Memorial Money Race: October 8, 2017 [NEW DATE]

GREG MORSE MEMORIAL MONEY RACE

GVKC’s annual fall money race, the Greg Morse Memorial Race, has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 8th to accommodate drivers’ and staff schedules.

Classes eligible for money racing include: 

  • Sr. TaG
  • Sr. Yamaha Can
  • Sr. Yamaha Pipe

Other senior classes interested in participating in a money race, please contact us.

Entry fee of $65 will be payable at registration. The larger the turnout, the larger the payout! (A minimum of three entries required per class.) Entry fee will also include practice time for any entrant who attends practice on Saturday, October 7th and pre-registers at that time.

Anticipated format will be a time trial, 10-lap heat, and 15-lap feature. WKA engine rules and class specs apply. Karts must meet minimum weight requirements and use a single set of tires for qualifying, heat and feature. TaG weights: 375 lbs for X30 / Rotax and 365 lbs for Leopard. View weight and tire specs for other classes.

Normal club racing will also take place on Sunday, October 8th.

Fall Series Begins + Money Race Rescheduled

Greg Morse Memorial Race

2017 FALL SERIES BEGINS

Our summer series has come to a close – but it’s not time to put away your kart just yet! Join us for our six-week fall series, starting on Saturday, September 23rd. All active GVKC members who participate in at least four races will be eligible for a fall series award to be presented at our club banquet, scheduled for November 4th, 2015. For questions, please email info@gvkc.org or message us via Facebook.

FALL MONEY RACE TO BE RESCHEDULED

GVKC’s annual fall money race, the Greg Morse Memorial Race, will be rescheduled from its original date of Sunday, September 24th to accommodate drivers’ and staff schedules. Please check back or stay tuned via our Facebook page for the new date!


Classes slated for money racing include: 

  •  Sr. Yamaha Can
  • Sr. Yamaha Pipe
  • TaG

Other senior classes interested in participating in a money race, please contact us. Entry fee of $65 will be payable at registration. The larger the turnout, the larger the payout. (A minimum of three entries required per class.)

Anticipated format will be a time trial, 10-lap heat, and 15-lap feature. WKA engine rules and class specs apply. Karts must meet minimum weight requirements will be disqualified from competition and use a single set of tires for qualifying, heat and feature. TaG weights: 375 lbs for X30 / Rotax and 365 lbs for Leopard. View weight and tire specs for other classes.

Nominate candidates for our 2018 GVKC Board

It’s that time again! Please tell us who you would like to see represent the Genesee Valley Kart Club as a 2018 board member.

Candidates can be nominated anonymously, either by paper form or online. Hard copy forms are available at the track; they can also be printed and mailed to the address on the form.

Download a hard copy form.

Nominate candidates online.

We are requesting that all nominations be submitted by Monday, October 9th.  Remember, your participation is key to ensure that a 2018 race season is possible. Thank you for your support!


FAQs:

Q: What are the responsibilities of each position?
A: For more information, talk with a current board member or check out Page 6 of the 2017 GVKC rulebook.

Q: Can I nominate myself?
A: Yes, please do!

Q: What happens after nominations are submitted?
A: Nominees will be contacted to confirm their acceptance. If two people are nominated to a single position, club members will vote by paper ballot to select a candidate.

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