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New This Season!

Two new things changed as of 3/25… Vega Reds are allowed for the Sr. Sealed Animal Master class. Road Course Non-Member Driver fee will be $50 to keep the $10 difference between member and non. Did you miss the Membership Meeting? Let’s fill you in on what’s new for the upcoming season. 2019 Schedule & Main Events No Fall Series!  We are running April thru October with 22 club race weekends and taking the best 15.  One of those weekends will be double points actually giving you 23 scoring opportunities!  This is to give racers the opportunity to stay competitive without having to worry about missing out on getting enough races in.  It gives you time to travel for the New York Karting Championship, take vacations, and it also should give us enough weekends to not worry about making up rain dates. Rookie School – Saturday April 13.  If you are new to karting you must attend Rookie School and have three practices in before you can participate in race day.  April 14 will be open practice along with April 27th.  Bring your kart and safety equipment!                                            Register for Rookie School here! Oval Racing begins April 27th and Road Course begins April 28th! 2nd Annual Karting and Mini Bike Antique and Historic Event will take place May 30 – June 1.  (will post flyer with more info later) New York Karting Championship will have 6 races this year!  We will be hosting Race #1 on June 9th and Race #4 on August 4th.  For more information on the series, classes, rules, track info, etc… go to www.nykc.com This year is the 60th Anniversary of the track! This event will be held on SATURDAY, JUNE 22.  It is also...
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Enduro Day/$1000 to win Sr. LO206 August 10th (Date Changed)

Date changed from Sunday August 11th to Saturday August 10th.  Also payout for Sr. LO206 up to fifth place! One catch, if we do not have a 20 driver minimum pre-registered by July there will be NO prize money. This race is intended to bring out serious drivers and to have a clean race between them! Entry fee: $290 (Includes entry fee, practice, and a set of tires) First place – $1000! Second place – $500, third – $250, fourth – $150, fifth – $100. Pit passes for any non-driver (non-member) is $15/day. Pre-register by May 14th and get $20 off! Second pre-registry date is by June 28th. Last possible date to enter is July 19th. Must have payment in full by then as well so we can get tires ordered. Tires: Must be paid for with pre-registry. Everyone will run a new set to level the playing field. All tires will be picked up at the track when you arrive. Tires are Hoosiers 4:50, 6:00 Fuel: 87 non-ethanol. There is a gas station right down the road from the track on the corner of Rt. 5 and Rt. 15. Weight: 370lbs. Friday – Open practice 10am – 5pm. Must be registered for Enduro Day to practice. Saturday – Enduro Day with $1000 to win Sr LO206 main event. All classes get one round of practice followed by mandatory drivers meeting. Everyone will then qualify followed by racing. If we do not reach our 20 driver minimum there will be no prize money that’s why it is important to pre-register sooner than later. Drivers will be contacted for a refund if we do not reach that minimum. Trophies for top 5. PRE-REGISTER NOW!! Click on the link to register. http://bit.ly/1000towin For all other classes participating in Enduro Day.... 5 driver minimum for a classEntry Fee: $40/members, $45/non-members. Pit passes...
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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 gvkc60@gmail.com. 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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$1000 to win! Sr. LO206 50 Lap Endurance Race. August 11th

One catch, if we do not have a 20 driver minimum pre-registered there will be NO prize money. This race is intended to bring out serious drivers and to have a clean race between them! Entry fee: $290 (Includes entry fee, practice, and a set of tires) First place wins $1000! Second place wins $500. Any non-driver (non-member) that needs a pit pass it will be $40 for the three days, $25 for two days, $15 for one day. Pre-register by April 14th and get $20 off! Second pre-registry date is by June 21st. Last possible date to enter is July 26th. Must have payment in full by then as well so we can get tires ordered. Tires: Must be paid for with pre-registry. Everyone will run a new set to level the playing field. All tires will be picked up at the track when you arrive. Tires are Hoosiers 4:50, 6:00 Fuel: 87 non-ethanol. There is a gas station right down the road from the track on the corner of Rt. 5 and Rt. 15. Weight: 370lbs. Friday – Open practice 10am – 5pm Saturday – Oval racing will still take place in the morning but we will have open practice throughout the day with qualifying at the end of the day. 10am – 5 or 6pm Sunday – Enduro Day. All classes get one round of practice. Other classes will qualify. Mandatory drivers meeting. First race up is Sr. LO206 50 Laps. If we do not reach our 20 driver minimum there will be no prize money that’s why it is important to pre-register sooner than later. Drivers will be contacted for a refund if we do not reach that minimum. Trophies for top 5. PRE-REGISTER NOW!! Click on the link to register....
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