June 1 we host "Beat The Heat", a benefit for Special Olympics. Created by the Police Departments of St. Joseph County, South Bend, Mishawaka and North Liberty, teams of racers compete in a pair of 2 hour endurance races.
Racing starts at 10am, with spectators free. Also take advantage of the dunk tank with Officers in it, cotton candy, face painting, cornhole tournament, Food will be available from the F.O.P., as well as a huge display of police and SWAT vehicles.
This Saturday, May 11th is your chance to win our first Rock Kart endurance race of the season. Teams of 1-10 drivers will compete in a 3 hour endurance race. With 6 mandatory pit stops, larger teams will not be at a disadvantage. There will be a 60 minute practice before the race, allowing teams to brush up on-track skills as well as pit stops.
As one of the qualifying tracks for the Rotax MicroMax & MiniMax Invitational race, we will be awarding a spot to our two fastest drivers. We will count the best 4 of the following six dates, and take the driver with the highest points from each class.
An opportunity to see our drivers go to the World Finals is a great honor, and we look forward to the competition!
Use your best 4 of these 6 dates:
These events were huge last year, and we expect them to be even better this year. Online event registration and final details are coming soon!
Sprint Races allow you to race our karts for the day, in 7 on track sessions. Every driver gets one practice, qualifying, 3 heat races, pre-final, and final race. At the end of the day, awards are given out for all three drivers weight classes based on finish position. Beginners are always welcome, it isn’t hard to drive the kart, but it is VERY tough to win!
We'll be celebrating an incredible 2012 as well as kicking off an exciting 2013 this Saturday the 12th at the Silver Hawks stadium in South Bend. I'm really looking forward to the cool venue, and hope you come out too. Doors open at 2pm, and there will be appetizers, awards, and a cash bar.
Do you watch the LeMan and Daytona endurance races obsessively like we do?
Saturday, October 27th is YOUR chance to win at the final Rock Kart endurance race of the season. Teams of 1-10 drivers will compete in a 3 hour endurance race. With 9 mandatory pit stops, larger teams will not be at a disadvantage. There will be a 60 minute practice before the race, allowing teams to brush up on-track skills as well as pit stops.
It's that time of the year again, time to find out the fastest Rock Kart driver to walk the paddock! Okay, so the name of the event is a little ambitious, but if you've been around to see some of the racing this summer, you know the front pack is pretty tight.
No matter your experiance level, come for a huge day in the karts. We start with drivers meeting at 12:00, so be here a little early to check in. Every driver will compete in all seven sessions for the day, including: