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2019 Annual Membership Meeting

Please come and join us for our 2019 Annual Membership Meeting. -Save $10 on each membership. An annual membership is $100 at the meeting, or $110 after March 17th.  Spousal Membership is $50, $60 after the meeting.  Gold Membership is $550, $600 after meeting. -Drivers receive a free plaque to display weekly finishing positions.Returning members: find out what’s new for 2019.New members: Ask questions and get info. To save time, we encourage you to fill out your membership forms in advance and bring them to the meeting. (Please note that each junior driver must also have a sponsoring adult who is enrolled as a member.) If you were a member last year there will be an envelope mailed to you before the Annual Meeting that will include forms.  If you were not a member and would like to get in on this mailing please email me at GVKC 2019 Annual Membership MeetingSunday, March 17th, 201911:00 amAvon VFW / American Legion5480 East Avon RoadAvon, NY...
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2019 Rookie School

Are you new to karting? Each year, the club hosts a Rookie Driving School to help new drivers of all ages get their season off to a successful start. Mark your calendars for Rookie School 2019! GVKC Rookie Driving School Saturday, April 13, 2018 9 AM until complete 2123 Lakeville Road Avon, NY 14414 This event gives new drivers the basics of driver safety, track rules and kart maintenance. Learn what to expect on race day, with a review of safety gear, flags and rules for overtaking other drivers. Weather allowing, drivers will finish the day by walking the track, and heading out with your karts for a few rounds of practice. The “classroom” portion of the event will take place rain or shine. Please dress warmly, as it can still be cold at this time of year. Student Driver Fees: $35 for current GVKC members, or $50 for non-members, payable by check or cash at event sign-in. All minor drivers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and each person attending the event must purchase a pit pass. Membership forms will be available at the track for attendees who have not yet registered by mail or at the annual membership meeting. Pre-registration: Please let us know you plan to attend through our online pre-registration form. This will ensure that we can contact you with any updates regarding Rookie Driving School. Payment by check or cash is due at sign-in. Registration, Practice & Race Day Schedules Track/Pit Safety Safety Gear Basic Kart Maintenance & Set Up Flagging Driver Etiquette/Sportsmanship Demonstration of Race Start Walk the Track / Question Session Practice* *Club rules require new drivers to complete three practices before competing. Rookie drivers who wish to participate in opening weekend on April 28 should plan to attend practice on Sunday, April 14th and Saturday April 27th. Notebook &...
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New 2-Cycle Sportsman Class for 2018

New in 2018 for 2-cycle cadet racers ages 8-12, the Yamaha Sportsman class will convert to a 2-Cycle Sportsman class that opens up the option for additional motor types. This will be scored as a single class. Eligible options include: Yamaha KT-100 with small carb, RLV 4-hole can exhaust: 235 lbs Yamaha KT-100 with large carb, RLV 3-hole can exhaust: 250 lbs Vortex Mini Rok 60cc tag: 245 lbs IAME Mini Swift 60cc tag: 250 lbs Comer 80cc: 225 lbs Other 2-cycle engines eligible with tech and board approval. Weights and specs are subject to change at the discretion of the board. Spec tires will be 10×4.50-5 MG reds or LeCont reds. For questions, contact 2-Cycle Representative Don Foley at (585)...
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Find out what’s new for 2018

Missed our 2018 membership meeting? Here’s what you need to know for the coming season: • Senior Yamaha Can & Pipe will run as a combined class this season, and be scored together. For this season, tire specs for this class will be MG Reds, effective the third week of the season. Please plan to use up any other tires you may have at the beginning of the season. Contact 2-Cycle representative Don Foley at (585) 944-7684 if you are interested in joining a group tire buy that offers discounts pricing. • For 2-cycle cadet racers ages 8-12, the Yamaha Sportsman class has converted to a 2-Cycle Sportsman class that offers the option for additional motor types. This will be scored as a single class. Learn more. • New this season, pit passes for non-drivers will be priced the same on both Saturday and Sunday ($5 for members and $15 for non-members). Additionally, practice fees will be the same for both oval and road course drivers ($15 for members and $25 for non-members).  A spouse membership is for any spouse of a full paid member for $50. • Drivers are required to have both a fire extinguisher and first aid kit in the pit. Safety directors will check for these during the first weeks of the season. You can still mail in your membership forms and payment to: Darla Frederick at 560 Middle Road, Caledonia, NY 14423. Stay tuned for our 2018 rule book to be available soon. Let’s get ready to race!...
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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...
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