Firstly email your club and put in a request for a number.
Provide three different sets of numbers between 50 - 1000 that you might like.
Ie: 98, 398,999 Advise which class you are racing in ie: 20inch or Cruiser
Your club will advise which number selection is available for you to have and allocate it to you on the club database.
Please note Numbers 1 -50 are protected for National rankings.
Riders must use the correct colour combinations as below when ordering plates:
Men Elite / Women Elite - White Plate, Black Numbers
Mens Juniors / Womens Juniors - Black Plate, White Numbers
Male 20" - Yellow Plate, Black Numbers
Female 20" - Blue Plate, White Numbers
Cruisers - Red Plate, White Numbers
Next order your number plate through the points hut, or email email@example.com.
Plates are $40.00 Each, payment to be made into the club account - 03 0156 0137767 00
Riders must have the correct plate attached for all national race meetings and club points nights.
Tyre Tread Design
With so many brands and options out there it can be tough to find the right gear. To get started you just need to be fully covered including gloves and most importantly a full faced helmet - We do have a limited number of hire helmets available to have a go and see if you like racing.
What to Buy
Choosing the right size bike for the rider is important. Here is a height to bike guide
Bike Sizing Guide
Micro Mini - children aged 5 or under who are shorter than 120cm.
20 Inch Wheel Diameter:
Mini - Between 115 and 135cm tall
Junior - Between 130cm - 145cm tall
Expert - Between 140cm to 160cm tall
Pro - Between 155cm to 175cm tall
Pro XL or above - For larger adult riders, or those who prefer a longer frame
Cruiser - 24 Inch Wheel Diameter:
Generally available in Junior, Expert and Pro sizes.
Where to Buy
There are a number of local stores that stock a range of BMX gear to suit those just starting out to those who are at the top of their game and where every gram is important.
We always recommend supporting your local bike store as they will be able to provide the best advice and support as you grow into the sport. Below are our recommended Auckland based stores, both are heavily involved in the BMX circuit and you will see their owners at most race meets both locally and nationally:
21 Fernhill Drive, Massey, Auckland
Phone: +64 9 832 8090
616 Gt South Rd, Ellerslie
Phone: +64 9 9740001
There are also a number of facebook groups dedicated to BMX Racing where members sell their second hand gear:
BMX NZ Racing Buy Sell or Swap
BMX Racing NZ Exchange
BMX Race Bikes NZ for Sale
Repairs Parts & Servicing
Phone: +64 21 844130
The Bike Maintenance Shop
2 Akatea Road,Glendene, Auckland
Phone: +64 9 818 5448