Up for Bid: 2018 USA BMX National Events

USA BMX is currently seeking bids to host events during its 2018 season, running from January through late November. Events typically draw 800 to 2,000 athletes and up to 15,000 fans over the course of a weekend. Approximately one-third of the events will have "Olympic qualifier" status. In 2017, USA BMX will host 43 national races, a model expected to be followed in 2018. Here are the details: Deadline to bid: May 5, 2017 Dates: Flexible; throughout the year Venue requirements: Standard BMX track or arena/civic center capable of being converted into track; seating for at least 1,500-3,000; night lighting Estimated number of participants: 800-2,000 Hotel requirements: Near major airport; nearby racing venue Room nights: 2,000-5,000 Rights fee: N/A For the complete RFP, click here. For more information, email John David, COO at USA BMX, at john@usabmx.com.