So, you went to your first motorcycle race and got bit by the racing bug, didya? But you aren’t sure what or how to go about getting into racing…. Well we make it easy for you!!
1. Do you own/have a motorcycle? Yes/No
2. Do you own/have a helmet? Yes/No
3. Do you own/have eye protection? Yes/No
4. Do you own/have riding boots? Yes/No
5. Do you own/have riding gloves? Yes/No
Optional Equipment is Recommended, but not REQUIRED….
1. Chest Protection
2. Elbow/Knee Pads
3. Neck Restraints
If you have all of the required racing equipment, your well on your way to becoming a full-fledged racer!
Now what is next on the list for you to become a rider??? Well to be able to race at the Famous Piston Poppers T.T. Track, you need to be a member of the American Motorcyclist Association. Applications to apply to the AMA can be found to the right of this screen in the IMPORTANT LINKS tab, where it says JOIN THE AMA
This is a YEARLY Membership!
:::UPDATE::: To ALL Racers…. It is strongly recommended that you download and fill out an annual release and have it on file at the American Motorcyclist Association. It makes it that much more easier on Race Day!
Here is the Annual Release Forms
Minor: Annual Release (MINOR) – 2018
Download and print the form out, have it notarized and sent to the address below.
American Motorcyclist Association
Racing Administrative Assistant
c/o Organizer Services
13515 Yarmouth Drive
Pickerington, OH 43147
Questions call: (614) 856 – 1900 ext. 1287
They will mail you a card back that you can show at all amateur races.
NOTE: You do not have to have the annual release card done, we will still have the DAY of RACE forms available, but BOTH PARENTS of a Minor Rider Must be Present on Race Day and sign the waiver… NO EXCEPTIONS!
Once you have completed that step, the next step is to apply for a District 6 Membership.. This is also a yearly Membership from January 1 to December 31. New Applications will be available soon!!!
This is the application and waiver for 2018 below:
District 6 Application and Waiver – 2018
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU MAIL IT TO THE PROPER ADDRESS LISTED ON THE FORM!
If this is your first time racing the FASTEST T.T. on the East Coast, we strongly recommend you download and fill out this last form for race days.
Try to have it filled out and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org no later then 3 days prior to our event, so we have time to get your information loaded into our computer system. We would also like to request that we be notified prior to each event, if you plan to attend and race. It helps us with shorter lines at signup!
COSTS TO GO RACING!
1. AMA Membership = $29 Youth (available at track only) which is for racers 11 Years and Younger/$49 Competition Membership, which includes magazines and discounts(Competition PLUS is recommended) or you could go for the $98 FAMILY Membership (Good for up to 5 Family Members).
2. District 6 Membership = $20.00 per year
3. Race Day Costs = $30.00/$35.00 depending on the class that you sign up for.
***DISCLAIMER*** Other race tracks may have a different cost to race, It’s at their own discretion.
WE ACCEPT PAYPAL!
PAYPAL INSTRUCTIONS: USE THE OPTION SEND MONEY TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY AS IT MAY CHARGE YOU A SMALL FEE IF YOU DON’T.. ALSO IN THE COMMENTS PLEASE LET US KNOW WHICH RIDER THE MONEY IS GOING FOR, AND FOR WHICH CLASS THEY ARE RACING IN, SO WE CAN PROPERLY GET YOU REGISTERED!
Follow these simple steps and you will be racing in no time flat! We hope to see you at our track!
Any questions, comments or concerns please feel free to contact us on Facebook or at email@example.com!