Safety and Policy

Safety is of paramount importance to us all. 

Some of our members are qualified First Aiders and no club event will take place without a qualified First Aider on site. Please make sure all riders follow a few simple rules.

  • Do not ride the wrong way around the track unless instructed by a coach.
  • Do not cross the track or stop behind a jump where riders will not see them.
  • Always, Always, Always wear a helmet when riding on the track

Compulsory Clothing

  • Full face helmet
  • Long sleeved top and long pants
  • Shoes, with socks that cover the ankles
  • Gloves
  • Elbow pads (under 8yrs) *
  • Knee pads (under 8yrs) *

Recommended

  • Elbow pads

* Note: From July 1st 2020 all sprocket class riders MUST wear knee and elbow protection at all BMX events, within the categories 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 in the BMXNZ Event Matrix. Such protection must be of the type that is specifically designed, constructed and sold to protect knees and elbows in BMX, Motocross or Mountain Bike racing events. This rule excludes Strider licenced riders.


Code of Conduct

Please ensure all riders and parents understand the BMX New Zealand "BMX Code of Conduct". A link can be found in the list on the top right of this page.


BMX NZ Regulations

Please ensure all riders and parents have read and understand the BMX Regulations. A link can be found in the list on the top right of this page.