|Whip City BMX is built on the volunteers that come
out and help during our events. Without them, there would be
no Whip City BMX. If you are a parent of a racer, you know
that the time your child is on the track is only a fraction of the time
you are actually at the track. Why not come out and help!
of the volunteers are parents of racers; some are retired racers from
"way back in the day;" and some are parents of retired
racers. We even have a few racers themselves who volunteer
between their motos. We could always use more volunteers to
help us at any of our events. Here are some of the things YOU
could be doing at Whip City BMX:
||Responsible for monitoring the
riders on the track for any illegal moves, riders who intentionally cut
the track, and assisting as needed with any rider who has
||Responsible for helping our
head stager (Bob) organize the racers for their motos.
||Responsible for writing down
the finishes for each moto (there are usually three scorers needed for
||Responsible for keeping the
track moist (not wet) to keep dust at a minimum and provide track
||Responsible for announcing what
is happening on the track, reading moto sheets for number-name
matching, announcing other miscellaneous race stuff.
||Responsible for providing
medical assistance as needed to racers and spectators and filling out
accident reports as needed. Medical experience is
||This is usually done on a
non-race night or weekend and the track director must be
present. This can include anything from packing the track,
raking the track, filling in washed-out areas, repairing fencing,
maintaining electrical units and lighting, mowing grass, picking up
loose trash in the track area, etc. If you would like to help with
track maintenance, please contact Al.