AX Tour Opening Round – Jackson, MS
The 2011 Arenacross Tour get under way this weekend in Jackson, Mississippi. Online registration is open at http://www.arenacrosstour.com. The schedule for Saturday is as follows:
7:30am-9:00am amateur rider registration. All riders and mechanics will need to register at this time. Pre registered riders will need to check in and pick up wristbands and practice stickers. Mechanic passes must be signed for by the riders mechanic. Mechanic passes will be sold one per rider and are $15. Mechanic passes will serve as their thicket to the event. Pit passes will be sold at this time for all guests. Pit passes serve as tickets to the event and are $15. Pit passes are unlimited in number and do not need to be signed for. Pit pass prices will rise to the regular admission price of $18 after 1:00pm on Saturday.
9:00am-9:10am rider/mechanic track walk. The track will be open at this time for the riders and their mechanic to inspect. Spectators with pit passes will not be permitted on the track, for any reason, at any time.
9:10am riders meeting. All amateur rider and mechanics are required to attend riders meeting. The event manager will be giving details to how the event will run and touch on major rules. All riders should read the rules posted on arenacrosstour.com under the “Racer Info” tab listed as “Rules” prior to the event. Copies of the rules will be available at the registration office on the day of the event.
9:30am-12:00pm amateur practice. All amateur riders will have the opportunity to practice at this time. The practice order will be posted the morning of the event and will be announced at the riders meeting. The practice order will be run through once with a shorter second practice of the same order to follow. In order to allow more practice time all open classes will practice their appropriate age or discipline i.e. a 7 year old 50cc rider racing in the 50cc open class will practice with the 50cc 7-8 practice, there will be no “open” class practices. Each racer will only be allowed two practices total. All riders will need to have their practice sticker on their front number plate. Riders will receive practice stickers at registration. All riders will need to wear their event wristbands in order to practice. Event wristbands will be sold at registration.
12:00pm-12:30pm Lunch break
Afternoon Races and Pro Practice/Races
12:30pm-5:30pm Afternoon Races and Pro Practice/Races
(THIS IS NOT THE ORDER OF EVENTS BUT THE FOLLOW CLASSES WILL RACE AT THIS TIME. THE RACE ORDER WILL BE POSTED THE DAY OF THE EVENT)
See the AX Tour Website for class info
Pro Riders meeting
AX Lites Pro practice
Quad Pro practice
AX Pro practice
The following amateur classes will race their second and final moto at this time.
(NOT IN ORDER)
50cc 4-8yrs Beg Moto 2
50cc 4-8yrs Open (No Beg) Moto 2
65cc 7-11yrs Beg Moto 2
65cc 7-11yrs Open (No Beg) Moto 2
85cc Beg 9-15yrs Moto 2
85cc Open 9-15yrs (No Beg) Moto 2
Schoolboy 12-15 yrs Moto 2
College boy 16-24 yrs (No Pro) Moto 2
Open Outlaw (No Beg) Moto 2
Quad Youth 12-15yrs max 150cc Moto 2
Pit Bike Open
AX Lites Pro (1st Moto)
Quad Pro (1st Moto)
AX Pro (1st Moto)
Doors Open to the Public
6:00pm doors open to general admission ticket holders
7:00pm night show
All remaining classes and feature events will take place at this time.
X-Games Gold Medalist Scott Murray will be on hand as well.