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The Lethbridge Motorcycle Club is proud to host the 18th Annual Western Canadian Amateur National Motocross Championships!!

2015 WESTERN CANADIAN AMATEUR NATIONALS
JULY 2 – 4, 2015
TEMPLE HILL MOTORCROSS PARK, RAYMOND, AB

The Lethbridge Motorcycle Club is proud to host the 18th Annual Western Canadian Amateur National Motocross Championships!! This is the largest amateur motocross event in Western Canada and riders have set their sights on this event for past 17 years. Temple Hill offers a natural terrain, sand base track with good elevation changes to provide a challenge to all who attend.
Each CMRC region in Canada will be running a series of events, Amateur National Qualifiers (ANQ) that serve to qualify the top amateur motocross riders to compete for a CMRC Canadian Amateur Championship. This encourages riders to attend their regional qualifiers to guarantee themselves a starting position in their class. Putting Amateur riders on a national podium is our objective by giving them a chance to test their ability against other out-of-region rider. This event puts our best riders on the track with other top competitors from abroad.

The WCAN offers competitors of all levels a chance to race and to enjoy the family-festival type atmosphere that we strive to provide the riders, their families and the spectators. The event also has a whole range of amenities for the campers and spectators; fresh water service and septic service for those camping in RV’s, full concession, displays and is close to Raymond, AB.

Practice Day – Please note that there will be no separate practice day at WCAN’s this year.

Location: Temple Hill is located 3 km north of Raymond, AB (or 20 minutes south of Lethbridge, AB). Follow the signs on Highway #4 or see map on www.lethbridgemotorcycleclub.com.

Pit Entrance: Use the gate on the Southwest side of the facility.

Gates Open: Officially at 9:00am on Wednesday, July 1. Open 24 hours.

Sign In: Even though you can pre-enter you must still show up to sign-in to confirm your entry and pick up your riders package.
Bring your CMRC card with you.
Wednesday, July 1 – 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM (in the Big Tent)
Thursday, July 2 – 6:30 AM to 7:30 AM (in the Club House)

Riders Meetings: Thursday, July 2 – 7:30 AM – Mandatory for EVERYONE

Practice & Race Schedule: See www.lethbridgemotorcycleclub.com & in the rider’s package you will receive at sign in.

Entry Form: Click below for the WCAN entry form.

WCAN ENTRY FORM 2015

Awards Ceremony: There will be an awards ceremony held Saturday, 7:00 PM in the Big Tent.

Weekend Admission Prices (includes camping) for Competitors and Pit Crew (family):
Adults $40
5-17 years and seniors $30
4 yrs and under Free
Camping prior to Wednesday, July 1 will have an additional fee of $20/unit/day

Concessions: Concessions will be offering great food all day.

Camping: Is available, but no hook ups. NO open fires, there is a group campfire every night. Fresh water and septic service is available for RV’s. Please arrive with your fresh water tanks FULL. Also on site porta-potties, bike wash station, and a used-oil collection containers.

FAQ’S

Do I Need to Qualify?
Check out the “ANQ’s Explained” on the www.lethbridgemotorcycleclub.com website. It has all the answers to this question, as to how qualifying positions and pre-entry for the event works.

When Should I Enter?
NOW would be a good time. We recommend that you send your entries in immediately. You do not have to wait until the ANQ’s are completed. See www.lethbridgemotorcycleclub.com for more info on the ANQ’s.

What Are the Entry Deadlines?
Date received will be the deciding factor in determining order of entry after seeding qualifier positions. Pre-entries for riders who rode their qualifiers must be received no later than June 19th,2015. After June 19th, entries will be received on a first come basis.

Can Pros Enter At the WCAN?
Yes, Pros are eligible and welcome to ride the following Amateur classes, Vet Master, Plus 40, GP Pro/Am and the Pro Open. These are all pay out classes.

What is the Race Format?
There are three motos per class (except Vintage) over Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Total points from the three motos per class will be used to determine the champion for each class. Trophy presentation will be held on Saturday evening after the last motos.

Can I Cancel My Entry?
Yes, a written request received before June 24th will not have cancellations charge. After that, a $25.00 cancellation charge will apply. Refunds mailed out following the event.

Super BeeClass
This class is open to eligible (age, displacement, etc) 65cc and 85cc 7 – 11 year old riders who do not consistently place in the top 12 of their regional events. No 85cc 12-16 years or 150F riders. Trophies are the same as National classes.

Confirmations
Confirmations will be e-mailed only. Confirmed entries will also be posted on www.lethbridgemotocycleclub.com. Please bring your confirmation letter to sign in.

Vintage Bikes!
Bring your vintage bike for one moto, to be held on Saturday. There is an entry fee this year and it will be a payout class. You must pre-enter or register at the race office.

What Else?
Class Entries – There must be at least 10 entries in a bike class for the classes to be held. Smaller classes may be run at the same time as another class of similar size (for separate prizes), if deemed safe to do so by the Head Referee. Any changes to the pre-printed schedule will be announced at Riders Meeting.

We hope to see you all there, bring the whole gang!
Remember your sunscreen and mosquito repellent! If you have any questions, please call (403) 328-8973 or e-mail us at lethbridgemotorcycleclub@hotmail.com.
Check out www.lethbridgemotorcycleclub.com for more info on the event.

The Lethbridge Motorcycle Club