Location of 2017 Gold Cup Finals Announced
Regional racers will rejoice at the news, today, that USA BMX has announced the location of five of the six Gold Cup finals. DK Bikes is back as presenting sponsor of the series, which promises to have more in store than ever before.
For 2017, there will be roughly 75 GC qualifiers throughout the six regions which stretch the full-length of the USA BMX and BMX Canada map.
Let’s take a look at where the final events for each region will be held:
September 8-10, 2017
Gold Cup South Central – Desoto, TX
Gold Cup Northeast Finals – Kingston NY
September 22-24, 2017
Gold Cup North Central – Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Gold Cup Northwest – Eugene, OR
September 29-October 1, 2017
Gold Cup Southeast – Dothan, AL
Gold Cup Southwest – TBA
For those of you joining our program, already in progress, a rider counts their best two scores from Gold Cup qualifiers, plus their scores from Saturday & Sunday at the Gold Cup Final. Riders may race a Gold Cup Final in any region; however, may only earn a number plate in one region per bike.
First place finishers ears a Gold Cup #1 plate and a jacket. Second and third place finishers for each age group earn a GC #2 and #3 plate, respectively.
Saturday and Sunday at the Gold Cup finals also earns quadruple district points. Wowza!
Check out the list of Gold Cup qualifiers on the USA BMX website under Events—>Gold Cup.