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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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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...
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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...
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Fall Series Begins + Money Race Rescheduled

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...
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In Memory: Richard S. Maas

Longtime GVKC friend Richard S. Maas, of Webster, passed away on September 1st at age 71. Richard spent much time at the Avon track helping members to get started in karting, and supporting drivers in their racing development. Calling hours will be held from 1 to 5 pm on Saturday, September 9th at the Falvo Funeral Home at 1295 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road (Route 250) in Webster. A funeral mass and burial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Veteran’s Outreach, 791 South Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620. Read more and share...
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