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Launch of Regional BMX Track at Douglas Park, Newton Stewart
August 17 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pmFree
DG8 6DS 17 August @10.30am
On 17 August 2019 the Newton Stewart Initiative and the people of Newton Stewart and Minnigaff will witness the realisation of a dream of a project that started back in 2004 when a community group formed with the aim of improving a playpark in Newton Stewart.
Come and join us at Douglas Park for the Launch of the regional BMX Track. Display riders will be joining us on the day. Braden Bradford, UK elite National Winner, Former British Championship Number 2 and World Cup Athlete and Elissa Bradford, Multiple National and British Campion, Youth Olympics Athlete, World Cup Athlete and former World Number 5.
There will be organised races in three categories Under 10s, Under 15s and Over 15s. These races are being sponsored by the Star Inn Newton Stewart.
Registration for the races will be at 10.30 on the day. There will also be an opportunity for free time on the track.
Don’t have a bike – no problem, we have bikes, helmets and pads to use on the day. This event is free and will be a fun day for all the family with a bouncy castle, face painting and a glitter station and BBQ.