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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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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Greg Morse Memorial Money Race: September 27, 2015

Join the Genesee Valley Kart Club for a day of money racing in memory of club member Greg Morse. MONEY RACES FOR TAG & YAMAHA Entry fee of $60, payable at registration. The larger the turnout, the larger the payout. For drivers who pre-register on Saturday, practice day fees are included in your entry fee. Registration opens at 9 am and practice begins at 10. Eligible classes:  Sr. Yamaha Can Sr. Yamaha Pipe TaG Anticipated format will be a time trial, 10-lap heat, and 15-lap feature. Heats may be split based on class turnout. WKA engine rules and class specs apply. Karts that do not meet minimum weight requirements will be disqualified from competition. Please see page 10 of the 2015 GVKC handbook for info on club tire specs. Tires will be marked in the scale house following time trials, and must be kept on the kart throughout the day. SPECTATOR INFORMATION GVKC’s standard sprint kart race schedule will also take place on this date. Racing generally begins at 11:30 am. As always, grandstand admission is free for spectators, and concessions are available onsite. Questions? Email...
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Alan Decker Memorial Money Race – This Sunday!

Last year we lost a dedicated member of our club. For those who did not know Alan Decker, he could be found just about every Sunday at the track. He started racing at the age of 5, and was a member of the Genesee Valley Kart Club for over 30 years. He raced at tracks all over the region, and in more recent years was focused on developing the driving skills of his sons, Leo and Justin. On non-race days, he spent much of his spare time at our track too, mowing, doing club maintenance, or just lending a hand. Alan also held the position of 2-Cycle Representative on our Board of Directors. I have to say its somewhat eerie writing this post, as last year it was Alan who would contact me about other club events and what information I should post on our website. ***Please show your support this weekend and wear some red and white.*** This Sunday, September 21st, The Genesee Valley Kart Club will be hosting two separate money races. We will run a combined class of Yamaha Pipe and Senior Yamaha Can, and one class of Tag karts. We will be running in regular club format. Racers will draw for starting position of the first heat, the second heat will be run in inverted race order. First and Second heats will be 10 laps. Points from the first 2 heats will designate starting position for the feature, which will be a 14 lap heat. In the event of a tie in the first two heats, order will be decided by the original draw number. Winner of the feature event wins the race. Entry fee is $50 60% of the pot to be paid out in prize money. WKA manufacturers cup weights/engine specs. WKA tires and club tires allowed – 5″ Dunlop SL4, Bridgestone YLC, Vega...
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