Bowie BMX hosts state qualifiers

Bowie BMX race park is hosting a four-day event that is free to the public and expecting big crowds.

Bowie BMX Racing Park is the site of four days of racing this weekend from June 9-12.
Racers from all over the state are expected to come in large numbers to compete.
The third day on June 11 the races will be a part of the Race for Life Leukemia Fundraiser.
There also will be pro-am double points format races as well. Signups will be open from 12-2 p.m.
The fourth and final day on June 12 will be the biggest races of the event.
It will be official state qualifier races for all age groups. Signups will be open from 9:30-11 a.m. Races will start at 11:45 a.m.
“All spectators are free in BMX,” Sean Reno said. “Only the athletes pay to be part of the race. So come on out. There is no charge to watch. We will have a full concession stand with vendors out here. You’ll see the fastest BMX riders in the state of Texas.”
The track is located at 801 S. Mill Street, taking the first left right after crossing under the highway overpass and before getting to the Haggar Baseball Complex.

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