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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-27-2011, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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Trackday Questions...

I'm looking to do a trackday, but dont really know where to start.. A few years ago I did a track day with my dad who would go out with his club (N.I.T.R.O.). I also participated in a race school for a day long class with Reg Pridgmore at Road America. What's the best way to experience a track day now? Also how much does it cost? I have all the gear, good tires, etc..
A friend of mine and I want to give it a shot but just aren't sure where to look or how much to expect to pay. Any info is appreciated.
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I believe NESBA is at Blackhawk this coming weekend. There are no gate fees with NESBA and you can do some easy recon. It is a great opportunity to chat up some folks, watch some riders in the various skill groups and get a feel for the day.


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You can do a free intro with Nesba. You get to ride the first two sessions of the day free of charge. We'll be at Blackhawk farms in Rockton Illinois if your up for coming out this weekend. Even if you can't ride, come out and watch, meet other track riders and get all your questions answered. There is no gate fee, so come on out.

If you're going to come out and ride, read the forms and riders handbook on the site. You can also sign up on the site.

With our partnership with CLSB you can even enter to win a free trackday on this site.
Drawing to be held by me on Thursday. (I think it's Thursday)

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