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2019 VET NATIONAL — SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 28
This is Motopark’s 48th Anniversary and our last race weekend of 2019. The Vet National takes place on Saturday, September 28.
VET CAMP – THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 26
HOURS: 9 am to 4:30 pm.
ACCOMMODATION: Camping is also included for those wishing to stay on the property. A hotel or bunkhouse room may be available to rent. You can contact us for more information.
The Vet Motocross Camp is great for all riders and ability levels. On Thursday morning, we separate riders into two different groups based ability.
PRICE: $200 (all-inclusive food package $15, includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
9:00 am: 20-minute warmup moto & lap times
9:30 am: Lesson 1, body position, braking, and flat corners
10:30 am: Lesson 2, Cornering
11:30 am: Lesson 3, Cornering
12:00 pm: Lunch break
1:00 pm: 20-minute moto
1:30 pm: Lesson 4, Passing
2:30 pm: Lesson 5, Starts
3:30 pm: Lesson 6, Jumping
4:30 pm: End of instructor supervision
VET NATIONAL AND VET CAMP SCHEDULE
Thursday, September 26 – 8:00 am to 9:00 pm – Vet Camp Sign in.
Thursday, September 26 – 9:00 am to 4:30 pm – Vet Camp
Thursday, September 26 – 10 am to 6 pm – Open Practice
Friday, September 27 – Vet Camp Rain Date
Friday, September 27 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm – Open practice
Friday, September 27 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm – Early Vet National registration.
Saturday, September 28- 7:00 am – 8:30 am, Vet national race sign in
Saturday, September 28- 8:30 am, MANDATORY RIDERS MEETING
Saturday, September 28- 9:00 am, race practice starts
Saturday, September 28 – Pot Luck Dinner
THE OFF-ROAD CAFÉ
The Off-Road Café will be serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Featuring a full menu including our most popular items, Moto Muffins and Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches. No need to stock the fridge when you come to Motopark.
Dinner will be available at the Off-Road Cafe each evening. Full service is available in the Restaurant at the following hours:
Monday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
TRANSPONDERS REQUIRED TO BE SCORED, (MORE INFORMATION BELOW).
NO RACING LICENSE REQUIRED, Motopark welcomes all racers to race the Vet National. No membership or licensing fees required to race.
The main gate is staffed 24 hours. No one will be allowed into the main pit area between the hours of 11:00 pm and 7:00 am. Vehicles arriving during those hours will be staged in the overflow area. Please shut generators off at 11:00 pm.
Security will be on duty and Motopark has a number of video security systems on the property. Should you have any concerns overnight please report to the main gate. There is no beer tent at Motopark. Firewood is available at the main gate which is staffed 24 hours Wednesday through Saturday.
CAMPING AND HOTELS
All of Motopark’s serviced sites and hotel rooms are booked for this special event. Local hotels to contact include the Key Motel in Chatsworth (10 min) 519-794-2350, In Owen Sound (20 min), Inn on 6th, 519 376-3510, Quality Inn 519-376-1551. There are other Hotels in Owen Sound. There is lots of primitive camping available. Any vehicles arriving after 11:00 pm will have to wait until morning to park so as not to disturb the campground. Generators must be shut off by 11:00 pm for the same reason.
Sign in for the race can be done online or at the scoring trailer at the finish line from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Friday and 7:00 am to 8:30 am Saturday morning.
Want to beat the lines or sleep in an extra half hour on race day? Pre-register by following this link: http://secure.tracksideonlineresults.com/motopark/ (Once you register online all you have to do is head to the registration trailer located at the finish line check-in and sign a waiver.)
Main track classes have your transponder number ready for registration. Online registration closes at 2:00 pm on Friday, September 27. If you do not have a transponder you may not be able to register online.
Pre-registration is not mandatory you can sign up at the event.
TRANSPONDERS REQUIRED TO BE SCORED.
50cc GP does not require transponders.
Vintage classes do not require a transponder.
main track classes will be using transponders.
You can race without a transponder but you will not be scored or win any awards.
Buy one from MyLaps – buy a transponder.
Bike numbers are mandatory. If you do not have bike numbers on your bike you will be black flagged.
Fort Moto paintball will be open Friday and Saturday. The fee is $25 per player and includes a mask, gun and a hopper of balls. Commander Jeff will officiate at all games. To register you can sign up in the registration area in the Off-Road Café.
Firewood, head up to the front gate, $10 a grain bag full.
No Fireworks. PLEASE DON’T BRING ANY FIREWORKS.
No pit bikes are allowed at Motopark on race days. Golf Karts are to be driven by licensed adults only, passengers must be seated. Race bikes may be driven to the starting line. First gear only. No motorized vehicle of any kind to be ridden in the spectator/vendors/sign-in area in front of the restaurant.
$10 per person, 8 and under free.
Primitive camping fees per vehicle:
$25 the first night and $15 each additional night.
Practice fee is $35 per day.
Race Entry Fee:
$40 per class (2 moto format)
Sign up for the race in the black Motopark trailer by the finish line.
Vet National Classes (6 laps)
- Ladies 25+
- Vet 25+ B
- Vet 25+ A
- Vet 30+
- Vet 35+
- Vet 40+ B
- Vet 40+ A
- Vet 45+
- Vet 50+
- Vet 60+
Vintage National Classes (no transponder required)
There are different classes based on the year of the bike. The Vintage Class is pre-1975 (short travel suspension). The Heritage Class is vintage bikes 1975 to 1982 (long-travel suspension no disc brakes). The EVO Class is vintage bikes from 1983 to 1995.
- 50cc Pee Wee GP (4 – 8) (no transponder required, main track)
- 65cc Pee Wee GP (7 – 11)
- Supermini (9 – 16)
- Ladies B
- Open Beginner
- Open Junior
- Open Int/Pro