WAUSAU, WI (July 10, 2019) - The Badger State Games' Summer Games are celebrating 35 years of bringing Olympic-style sporting events to Wisconsin, allowing athletes of all ages and abilities to "Go for the Gold". Custom spinning medals in Gold, Silver, and Bronze are new this year to commemorate our 35th Anniversary. Those who medal, are then eligible to compete in the State Games of America taking place in Lynchburg, VA. Here's what's coming up this weekend.
BMX Series Racing
The fourth race in this series of seven takes BMX racers to the Madtown BMX race track in Deforest, WI. The Badger State Games BMX Series 2019 takes us around Wisconsin with USA BMX clubs from Deforest, Elkhorn, Fond Du Lac, Oshkosh, Rhinelander, and Wisconsin Rapids. The series began in Elkhorn on February 10th and concludes with the Championship in Deforest on October 5th. On-site registration is available. More details available at www.visitwausau.com/bmx.
Friday, July 12
Madtown BMX, 6996 Hickory Lane, Deforest, WI 53532
Registration: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Racing: 7:00 pm
Badger State Games' events are hosted in various cities and towns around the state of Wisconsin. For information regarding schedules, locations, athlete sign-ups, becoming a sponsor, or volunteering, please visit us at www.badgerstategames.org or call 715-355-8788.
2019 BSG Summer Games sponsors include CoVantage Credit Union, Fox WZAW & WSAW-TV 7, Habush Habush & Rottier S.C., Marshfield Children’s Hospital, MBE CPA’s, Auto Select, ESPN Sports Fan 100.5, and MSA Professional Services. Badger State Games are brought to you by Wausau/Central Wisconsin Sports Authority – Wisconsin’s Leader in Sports, Events & Tourism.
[PICTURED: BMX racers on a curve - Central Wisconsin BMX]