Xavier Bitz

Xavier Bitz

BMXers have showdown on spokes

The Marie Davidson BMX Park was the place to be for anyone on two wheels this past weekend. The Nanaimo BMX Association held three days of activity at the newly named track at Beban Park.

The Marie Davidson BMX Park was the place to be for anyone on two wheels this past weekend.

The Nanaimo BMX Association held three days of activity at the newly named track at Beban Park. The weekend started, in fact, on Friday night with the unveiling of a new legacy sign dedicating the facility as the Marie Davidson BMX Park. Riders then participated in the Race for Life charity event that night.

After double-points racing on Saturday, the weekend concluded with Sunday’s triple-points B.C. Provincial Race Series finale. Final rankings after the series include:

Nine-year-old boys – Drew Johnson, first.

11-year-old boys – Kyeuno Patterson, third.

12-year-old boys – Benjamin Leslie, second.

14-year-old boys – Mackay Leslie, first.

15-year-old boys – David Osborne, first.

16-year-old boys – Mitchell Vipond, first.

Seven-year-old girls – Sadie Smith, third.

Eight-year-old girls – Allison Churko, first.

Nine-year-old girls – Reese Beadall, second.

17-year-old girls – Alissa Seddon, first.

11-year-old cruiser – Ayden Houle, first.

16-year-old cruiser – Hunter McGill, first.

56-year-old cruiser – Greg McGill, first.

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