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AT/Rec - Learn the Sport of BMX Bike Racing - Winter


Youth Activities and Classes / Youth K to 5th grade / Athletics -
AT/Rec - Winter 2023

Learn the Sport of BMX Bike Racing at the Rum River BMX facility

Ages 3 to Adults are welcome

Register and come to Rum River BMX facility for classes on the January 2, February 6, March 6, April 3, and May 1, 2023

Learn the sport of BMX bike racing. Discover BMX fundamentals including what BMX racing is, racing bike types, BMX terminology, course set-up & safety and hands-on riding instruction from some of the top BMX riders in the United States.

Please wear long pants, a long sleeve shirt and tennis shoes. Bikes and helmets are required, so bring whatever you have. There are a limited number of loaner bikes and helmets available at the track on a first come, first serve basis.

A signed waiver is required for each participant, which is available upon check-in at the track.

Parents are encouraged to stay and watch their child during class.

Registration starts at 5:30PM, Class Starts at 6:00 pm

Class held at the Rum River BMX Facility - 101 Isanti Parkway NW - Isanti, MN 55040

BMX Balance Bike (Ages 1-5) Did you know that Rum River BMX is one of the top-rated BMX pedal bike racing facilities in the country? It has added a special youth track for your 1- to 5-year-old that are not able to pedal, but are on a running balance bike (strider bike). Come spend part of your day at Rum River BMX Track to learn about BMX balance bike racing from our coaching staff. This session will cover how you can stride like the wind! Students will receive hands on riding instruction and will practice their skills on the BMX Strider Track. This is designed for the young riders who want to fell like the big kids but can’t quite pedal a real bike yet. Balance bikes are required, we have some available at the track for use on a first come first serve basis. A full-face helmet is recommended, as helmets are required. You must wear long pants, long sleeve shirt and close toed shoes sturdy shoes. 

BMX Pedal Bike Racing This session will cover BMX fundamentals including “What is BMX racing?,” racing bike types, BMX terminology, course set up and BMX safety. Also, the most important lesson, how to RIDE LIKE THE WIND! Students will receive hands on riding instructions and will practice their new skills on the BMX track. It is designed for new riders (novice) who are interested in the sport. If you can pedal your bike with out training wheels, you can take part in this class. No special bikes required, if it has wheels, a few adjustments and we will make it work for this class (your bike will need to have the reflectors, kickstand, chain guard, and pegs removed). If you do not have a bike, we have some available at the track for use on a first come first serve basis. A full-face helmet is recommended, as helmets are required. You must wear long pants, long sleeve shirt and close toed shoes sturdy shoes. 

*Special Bonus! Riders are invited to test their new skills in an USABMX sanctioned race at the track on a scheduled race day for FREE as part of the class! Awards will be given in each skill level and age class. A signed waiver is required for each student when registering for this activity. Registration from 5:30 to 6:00 pm Class from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Families are strongly encourage to participate as it adds to the enjoyment of the class.

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AT/Rec- 4) January 2
Off Site - Rum River BMX
Monday, Jan 2
5:30 - 8:00 PM

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$ 15.00
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AT/Rec- 5) February
Off Site - Rum River BMX
Monday, Feb 6
5:30 - 8:00 PM

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$ 15.00
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AT/Rec- 6) March
Off Site - Rum River BMX
Monday, Mar 6
5:30 - 8:00 PM

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$ 15.00
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AT/Rec- 7) April
Off Site - Rum River BMX
Monday, Apr 3
5:30 - 8:00 PM

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$ 15.00
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AT/Rec- 8) May 1
Off Site - Rum River BMX
Monday, May 1
5:30 - 8:00 PM

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$ 15.00
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