CES Season Opener at Blackhawk Farms Raceway Set for May 31-June 1

CES logoThe RA Adams Enterprises “Championship Enduro Series”, sanctioned by TAG Racing International, and produced by GEM Promotions returns to the track at Blackhawk Farms Raceway in South BeloitIllinois for what promises to be one of the most anticipated events in the Midwest this season.

Presented by GPI Racing, the race weekend at Blackhawk Farms Raceway truly offers something for everyone with a full set of sprint classes in addition to the traditional Laydown and Enduro classes. KPV\HPV’s, KT100’s, TAG’s, LO206’s, Clones and Shifters will be joining in the fun the weekend of May 31st and June 1st on the 1.7 mile Illinois based track.

Why is this one of the most anticipated events? Well, here are just a few reasons…

The Online pre-entry deadline for this event is May 26th. On-Line entry’s available at www.motorsportreg.com . And the Post mark pre-entry deadline for this event is May 23rd.  Drivers opting to enter early will save $20 per entry.

(Class 8) Age 15 years & up – 360 lbs. – Alcohol only – Briggs & Stratton Animal engines. Exhaust silencers required. Aftermarket connecting rods are allowed. . Minimum Nose width 38.5”, 5” Wheels only, 450 min front Tires, 600 min Rear Tires, Chain Drive Only, Floor Pan inside frame rails only, sprint style seat only, 14” minimum height cannot pass rear axle. Brake Tether required.

The New “Sprint” Briggs animal class is designed for the Sprint track racer that wants to try Road Racing. The only thing needed is a larger clutch gear and you are able to run a road race competitively.

Briggs Animal Classes will run two 15min races each day instead of the single 25min race format. This will change their Season point’s structure to a best 14 of 16 race series. The classes participating in this new format are: Animal JR– LO206 JR—Animal 360—LO206 SR and the new Sprint Briggs Animal.

Move in, Pre Tech, Registration & camping Available Friday May 30th — 6pm to 10pm
– 4-hours of practice prior to racing available on Saturday May 31st

With close racing, an abundance of track time, cool online features, a great atmosphere and a fantastic track offering modern facilities with camping there is no better time to come road racing.  Join in the discussion, ask questions and find all the forms or other information you might need on our Blackhawk event discussion thread:  https://www.facebook.com/#!/CESkarting

Remember to send in your Membership forms to retain your personal race number. Hit the Link  below for the fillable form.


The race at Blackhawk Farms will also see the continuation of our partnership with www.race-monitor.com  We will be working to provide live, as it happens coverage of results. These live results will be available to view via the www.tagracing.net  and www.championshipenduro.com  websites as well as the well-known Race-Monitor application available for your Smartphone.

www.redlinephoto.com  has signed on as the “Official Series photographers” and will be sending one of their photographers to the Blackhawk Farms event along with all other series events. Visit Redline’s website to see their work which is certainly top-level.

We would like to welcome our other supporters and class sponsors:
GPI Racing – TW Metals – 4-Cycle Central – Red Line Photo – TAG Shipping Solutions – State Line Signs – Badger Kart Club – GEM Promotions – Force MFG. – RVKC –KartPulse.com – getswooped.com – LEATT – A I Satellite – Parker Power Equipment –Baltic Brands – Briggs & Stratton – TAG Karting Insurance –

Championship Enduro Series, one of the longest running series in the United States, still has outstanding sponsorship programs available. These programs offer a wide and economical promotion opportunity each of which can be fully activated in time for the first race at Blackhawk Farms. Here are just 2 options:

Class Sponsor
$500.00 For (1) –Competition class
Logo and Link on Website
Name and or logo on Series Banner
Name or Web address on Series T Shirts
Sponsor supplied banners will be displayed at events
Includes sponsor name on year end trophy’s
2 event pit passes per event weekend

Event Weekend –“Sponsored by”
$1000.00 — for (1) Race Weekend Sponsorship as “Sponsored by”
Sponsorship includes name and or Logo on all
Web ads, Press Releases and all event documents for each weekend sponsored.
Sponsor Mentions on PA Announcements
Logo and Link on Website
Name and or logo on Series Banner
Sponsor supplied banners will be displayed at events
Preferred Parking
Up to 10 event pit passes per event weekend sponsored
“Sponsored by” Logo will be incorporated in all of the event advertising

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