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Alan Decker Memorial Money Race: August 6, 2017

Help us celebrate the life of longtime GVKC member Alan Decker with a special day of racing. **Please note the new date: August 6, 2017.** MEMORIAL CELEBRATION Commemorate Alan by wearing his race colors of red and white. Participate in two parade laps in memory of Alan to kick off the race day. Suggested donation of $5. Launch a sky lantern at the end of the race day in memory of a loved one. Suggested donation of $10. Purchase a 50-50 raffle ticket to benefit the Alan Decker Fund. $5 for a strip of tickets, or $1 for two tickets.   Proceeds from these activities and all drink and snack sales will benefit the Alan Decker Memorial Scholarship Fund, supporting club race fees for drivers with financial need. Donations to the fund can also be made directly, at the concession booth. MONEY RACES FOR TAG & LO206 Entry fee of $65, payable at registration. The larger the turnout, the larger the payout! For any entrant who attends practice on Saturday, August 5th and preregisters at that time, entry fee will also include practice time. Two separate money races will be held for: Sr. LO206 TaG Other senior classes interested in participating in a money race, please contact us. Anticipated format will be a time trial to qualify for grid position in a 10-lap heat, followed by a 15-lap feature. Heats may be split based on turnout. Registration opens at 9 am; racing generally begins at 11:45 am. **Spectators, please note: GVKC’s standard sprint kart race schedule will also take place on this date. Grandstand admission is free.**...
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Karting for a Cause: August 26, 2017

Karting For a Cause 1st annual benefit for Golisano Children’s Hospital Saturday, August 26th, 2017 9 am to 5 pm 2123 Lakeville Road Avon, NY 14414 Entry: $5 per person Free for ages 5 & under Join us for a day of fun to support a great cause! Come see what karting is all about and enjoy activities for both kids and adults. Kart and supermoto bike demonstrations, live music, vendors, great food, 50-50 raffle, clowns, a bounce house and more. Plus: donate $25 or more, and sign up for a chance to take a competition kart for a run around our paved asphalt track!* All proceeds raised through the event go to the Golisano Children’s Hospital, serving children and families in the Greater Rochester Area. For questions, email info@gvkc.org. *Try a kart: Donate $25 or more, and sign up to take a kart out on our paved asphalt track. Laps will be available on a first-come basis, on a dry track. Drivers must sign waivers and wear appropriate safety gear. Some helmets, jackets and driving suits in limited sizes will be available at the track; visitors are invited to bring their own helmet, jeans and jacket. Visitors who wish to enter the hot pit area may purchase a $10 pit pass. With thanks to sponsor FM...
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AKRA Northern Tour Round 2 coming to Avon: June 9-11, 2017

The Genesee Valley Kart Club is excited to once again welcome the American Kart Racing Association / Vega USA America Sprint Cup Series to Avon for a weekend of competitive racing! Pre-register at discounted prices for Round 2 of the AKRA’s Northern Tour in Avon on June 9-11, 207, presented by Boon & Sons. Online pre-registration closes at 5 pm on Tuesday, June 5th. Get info on classes, tire specs, practice and parking. Pre-register for Northern Tour Round 2. For more information on this event, contact Keith Shampine at (704) 662-5350 or...
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Welcome to the Board

The GVKC Board would like to welcome Brenna Orlop, Dylan Weber and Anthony DiMaggio as our Teen Representatives! We also would like to welcome Ted Moreau as our Safety Director!...
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2017 Teen Representative Nomination Form

We are trying something new this year! Who would you like to see represent the Genesee Valley Kart Club Youth as a 2017 Teen Representatives? Now is your chance to nominate three candidates! Each nominee will be contacted to confirm their acceptance. This year it was brought to the boards attention that the youth in our club feel like they are not always heard. So we decided to add 3 youth representatives to the board. There job will be to bring suggestions, concerns, needs, want ect of the youth in our club to the board. They will be the voice for all the youth in the club. Due to them not being 18yrs they will not have a vote in and decisions made by the board.  All nominations must be received by Monday, February 20th . Nomination Form  *This nomination is for our youth only. Adults can not nominate please* We are very excited as a board to be doing this this year as we think it will bring good ideas to the...
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