April 3 2014 Cambridge, On – Flat Track Canada is pleased to announce the new CHAMPIONSHIP RACE SCHEDULE for 2014. The opening race still remains at The Paris Speedway Half Mile, Saturday May.17th, at the Paris Fairgrounds in Paris, Ontario.
The changes come at an exciting time in flat track racing. “We are building momentum in the sport and the energy put in, cannot go unnoticed. The eventual goal is to create a healthy National Race Series with a very well structured Provincial and Regional grass roots race events. We are aiming very high, but by building a strong network of unity, together we can obtain the goals in a realistic fashion. The fundamentals of flat track racing are powerful to the industry and exciting for any motorcycle enthusiast. I’m proud to be a part of a sport that people are so passionate about,” states Aaron Hesmer, president of Flat Track Canada.
A recent addition to the schedule is the Western Fair District, London, On, a world class facility which sees millions of users per year and features an OLG Slots and Casino. The Racetrack is a 5/8 mile, premium cushion dirt, grandstands that seat 4500 people and offers an exclusive VIP lounge. The Western Fair District is a co- promoter of the event and confident to see a sold out venue.
Another recent addition is the Erie Ramblers Motorcycle Club promoted events in Leamington, On, a premium cushion dirt half mile and Wheatley, On, a premium cushion dirt quarter mile. The Thunderfest weekend events are amazing to watch and have a long traditional history of flat track racing. The seamless event features a built in audience which typically sees over 7500 people per weekend!
2014 Championship Race Series Schedule
May.17th – Paris Half Mile – Paris,On
May.18th – Paris Short Track – Paris,On
May.24th - Burford Fairgrounds – Burford,On
June.7th - Welland County Speedway – Welland,On
June.21st - Welland County Speedway – Welland,On
July. 19th – Leamington Half Mile – Leamington, On
July.20th – Erie Ramblers Club – Wheatley, On
Aug.2nd - Woodstock Fairgrounds -Woodstock,On
Aug.23rd – Western Fair District – London,On
Aug.30th - Paris Short Track – Paris, On
Sept. 13th – Erie Ramblers Club – Wheatley, On
For schedule times, addresses and entry fees, please visit our website; www.flattrackcanada.com
The simplicity and value of entertainment of flat track are obvious reasons that the sport is growing in popularity. Our job at Flat Track Canada is expose the sport and show people what it really has to offer. The sport is rich in history and has a culture that is second to none.
For more information about the Western Fair District, please visit; www.westernfairdistrict.com
For more information about the Thunderfest weekend events and the Erie Ramblers Motorcycle Club, please visit; www.thunderfest.ca