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District Hamilton

Operational Date Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Programme Overview

BMX MINI WHEELERS
Hamilton BMX Club & The Waikato Region BMX is excited to have a category of participation to children as young as 2 years old within the sport of BMX. Known as "BMX Striders or Mini Wheelers" participants will be able to ride what is commonly known as balance bikes/striders - bikes with no pedals.

BMX Striders ( Mini Wheelers) is an introductory level where riders develop balance, gross motor skills and independence to begin riding a bike. Riders will be able to develop skills that allows their progression in the sport to become seamless as they progress on to the more traditional BMX bike.

BMX Striders (Mini Wheelers) becomes the new entry point into the sport for riders too young or not competent in progressing to the Kiwi Rocket Sprocket programme.
Due to our current alert level 2, we can only have a maximum of 100 at any one time at an event, includes riders, volunteers, parents, spectators..... We have decided to get us on our bikes, under alert level 2 we will run club nights twice per week, being Wednesday's & Friday's. Wednesday's will be all striders & sprockets (up to & incl 7 years old) Friday's will be all riders 8+ years old Same time, BUT there will be no shop operating & NO HIRE AVAILABLE (no bikes, helmets, gloves) Bring your own drinks, snacks etc... Use QR code tracing app or complete attendance form Follow current requirements - distancing, hygiene........ hand washing available inside club rooms hand sanitiser will be readily available If you are unwell please do not attend Also to eliminate lining up to register, please register online: Options for non members/new riders: Non Members (new riders) via our website under 'online registrations' - use the online shopping cart to add rider attending or family & purchase online. Either do a bank transfer of amount due or the club will invoice you at the end of the month. Please ensure you add in the notes - date attending, name & age of rider registering & anyone else attending eg. parent.... http://www.hamiltonbmx.co.nz/online-registrations/new-riders-non-members-online-registration/ If you have any questions please ask, please submit your registrations as early as possible.
New Riders: First 3 nights are FREE must be fully covered including full face helmet & gloves which you can hire from the club.  Bikes also for hire, first in first served basis.

Once you have completed your 3 nights up to 10 nights you are required to join the club to continue to ride and train at Hamilton BMX Club or become a casual rider.

Hamilton BMX Club Nights are held on Wednesday's from 5.15pm for everyone to join in! We start back on the 19th August 2020! Watch our Facebook page for our announcement of 2020 promo ! We have a huge number of young balance bike riders (mini wheelers) which is awesome to see. Get your young riders on the track with their balance bikes & then progress to pedal bikes which you can then continue to participate in club nights & sprocket training (coaching)

Held at your local BMX Club on their club nights. Hamilton BMX Club, Te Awamutu BMX Club, Cambridge BMX Club, Paeroa BMX Club, Te Kuiti BMX Club, Te Aroha BMX Club

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Beginners
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