Fastrack Riders Academy & Apex Club
2017 Fastrack Academy Winner will take Home a BMW S1000RR
SAN DIEGO, CA – May 19, 2017 – In collaboration with the Southern California BMW Motorcycle Dealers and BMW Motorrad, Fastrack Riders announced today that the 2017 Fastrack Academy grand prize will be a BMW S1000RR. Fastrack Owner, Mr. Imad Samhat, comments: “Having seen how extremely happy the 2015 and 2016 academy winners were when they took home their grand prize bikes, I can’t wait to see the excitement from the 2017 winner. I believe the BMW S1000RR is the most powerful sportbike in the market; which is exactly what a Fastrack Academy winner deserves; only the best!”
The fee to participate in the Academy is $3,500 and is limited to 16 students. One of the 16 will be the lucky winner of the grand prize. All students receive exclusive personalized training during six meets over three weekends at ACS from AMA and MotoAmerica renowned Roadracers such as Eric Bostrom, Jake Zemke, Chris Ulrich, Jeremy Toye, Chris Fillmore and their assistant coaches whom are expert level roadracers and also experienced instructors. Second through fifth place will also win prizes: 2nd: Five Sets of Dunlop Slicks; 3rd: Six months of Fastrack Unlimited Trackdays; 4th: A Set of Chicken Hawk Standard Pro Tires Warmers; 5th Place: Alpinestars Gloves.
As of today spots are still available for 2017 entry despite the number of applications received this year. Refer to the Fastrack Riders website for application to sign up:
Doug Higham from BMW Motorrad adds: “We are very excited to continue the support of Fastrack Riders and the 2017 Fastrack Academy through efforts of the of the SoCal BMW Motorcycle Dealers. Fastrack Riders provides the highest level of coaching and instruction to fully exploit the capabilities of the S1000RR, The Ultimate Riding Machine , and sportbikes of all types. BMW Motorrad USA will also be providing Technical Race Support to the team at Fastrack Riders, and look to further develop the S1000RR through feedback their team of coaches. The coaches of Fastrack moved to the S1000RR exclusively in 2017, and their extensive experience with the RR will help us develop the motorcycle to a level needed to compete in today’s top Roadracing Series. Working in conjunction with the Fastrack Academy will allow us to develop both Rider and machine in parallel, and will ensure the winner of the Academy will graduate with a machine capable of reaching the top of the podium. This is a very exciting opportunity for all of us, and I look forward to the next steps of our collaboration.”
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ABOUT FASTRACK RIDERS ACADEMY
An exclusive rider development academy led by professional racers. The three-months program will offer many prizes including a Brand new motorcycle. Every Participant who completes the Academy will be recognized by the Pro Coaches and will receive a Fastrack Riders Certification signed by all the coaches. Some highlights of what the Academy will include: on and off track training from the Pros; In-helmet live communication while on track; In-class and On-board videos; Social Media involvement and voting.
Academy details and application download: https://fastrackriders.info/academy-program-detai…
2015 Academy Video: https://www.facebook.com/fastrackriders/videos/10…
About Fastrack Riders Academy & Apex Club
Established in 1989, the Fastrack Riders Academy & Apex Club is Auto Club Speedway’s official exclusive motorcycle partner. This world-class, multi-use superspeedway facility is ideally located in Fontana, California, just 30 miles from Los Angeles.
Sponsored by BMW and KTM, Fastrack unites riders of all skill levels in a unique environment while hosting Southern California’s most convenient, best organized, all-inclusive trackdays on a challenging 2.36-mile, 21-turn roadcourse.
Much more than a simple trackday organization, Fastrack Riders added the Academy and Apex Club monikers in 2016 to better reflect the diversity of its offerings. Blending a five-stage moto-education program with an array of extracurricular activities on and off the racetrack, every Fastrack day a multi-layered event for sportbikers to enjoy in an open, friendly, club-like atmosphere.
For more in-depth information about the Apex Club’s many unique programs and special events, please visit FastrackRiders.info. Trackday enthusiasts have an open invitation to become engaged members of it growing community by liking Fastrack’s Facebook page and following the action on its YouTube, Instagram and Twitter feeds.
Fastrack Riders Academy & Apex Club
PO Box 270251
San Diego, CA, 92198
Auto Club Speedway
300 Cherry Avenue
Fontana, CA 92335