Seatacbmx C O M M U N I T Y I M P A C T R E P O R T S P R I N G 2 0 2 3 it'stimetofly!
OUR VOLUNTEER-LED NONPROFIT PROVIDES VALUABLE PROGRAMMING, ACCESS TO EQUIPMENT, AND COMMUNITY SUPPORT
WE AIM TO CREATE ACCESSIBLE OUTDOOR RECREATION FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES.
SeaTac BMX is in a public park, open to all, free of charge outside of sanctioned events May 1 - Nov 1.
BMX truly is America's greatest family sport In BMX, there is 100% participation–NOBODY sits on the bench!
100+ 2+ RACES
Loaner bikes and helmets were used for over 100 races by families that did not have a bike/helmet to use of their own
HOURS OFFUN EQUIPMENT MORE
We are planning on extending our programming window by two months in 2023, significantly increasing our ability to serve the community
3+ 57+ 70+
YOUTH CAMPS PROGRAM DAYS AGE RANGE
Sessions of cost accessible and inclusive recreation in the form of multi-day youth day camps for kids age 5-17
Provided at no cost to families and youth without the financial ability to participate on their own.
Structured days with organized safe space and equitable programming for families between July 1 and November 1, 2022
With girls and boys starting at 18 months old on balance bikes to regular racers over 72 years old, SeaTac BMX serves all genders, all ages, all people
RACEFORLIFE DONATIONS $1,807
Raised by our home-track members and donated to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society as part of a national fundraising campaign that raised $255,014 total.
IMPACT ON FAMILIES AND THE COMMUNITY WE SERVE
RIDERS THAT RACED AT SEATAC BMX IN 2022 BY HOME COUNTY/OUT OF STATE
2,230 Race entries for the season This includes all single and multi-point races Based on average rider count per race
Over the 2022 season, SeaTac BMX hosted racers from all over the state, Canada, Idaho, Oregon, California, South Dakota, and more
Of the 398 race entries for the State Qualifier race/Ribbon Cutting on July 23rd, 47% of entries were families with multiple entries or a race entry with a family member volunteering for the event
53 Volunteers donated time to help run events/races, help with grounds maintenance and more
Volunteer hours at events, practices, and work parties All events are ran by volunteers from the community
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SEATAC BMX IS
THE TRACK WHERE
CHAMPIONS ARE MADE.
Developed their skills and earned enough wins to move up in proficiency Novice to Intermediate or Intermediate to Expert.
Brand new riders that started racing BMX at SeaTac BMX in 2022
LOCAL TEAMS MAKING A DIFFERENCE CALL SEATAC BMX HOME
62 RIDERS RIDER
More than a race team, this registered nonprofit provides support to families with youth struggling with mental health by introducing cycling with a specific emphasis on BMX racing as a healthy outlet
As the only primarily Latino BMX race team in the state, Toros cycling club is a 501(c)3 nonprofit with an objective to improve the quality of life through different branches of cycling
We are beyond proud that one of our local riders, Sean Day, went to France and represented the region with skill and grace earning the title of World Champion in the extremely challenging 15 year-old Expert Class
In the 2022 season, our home-track riders impressed on multiple stages
STATE CHAMPIONS GOLDCUP REGIONAL CHAMPIONS NATIONAL AGEGROUP CHAMPIONS
AN OPPORTUNITY TO WELCOME PEOPLE TO SEATAC AND SHINE A POSITIVE LIGHT ON OUR COMMUNITY.
Moto count for our State Qualifier race
Total race entries for three races over the weekend
Estimated Hotel Rooms per night Based on USABMX estimated 2 8 nights per athlete
Amount of race entries compared to all 309 USABMX race tracks %
Amount of motos raced compared to all 309 USABMX tracks %
Total estimated weekend attendance Based on the USABMX estimate of 3 2 spectators per athlete
Estimated economic Impact to the community of the 2022 State Championship qualifier weekend
"Absolutely remarkable example of how local and government can partner with non-profits to uplift community need and make something we all can be proud of"
-Jake Simpson, City of SeaTac Mayor
HOW WE WILL CONTINUE TO GROW AND FLY TO NEW HEIGHTS.
$200K GRANTAWARDED REGIONAL QUALIFYING RACEEARNED
A $200,000 grant was awarded to SeaTac BMX to continue our facility upgrades into 2023 This grant was awarded to us from the City of Seatac, WA
EXPANDING OPTIONSTOMEET OURCOMMUNITIES NEEDS
We will host a Gold Cup Championship qualifying race in 2023 in addition to a Washington State Championship Series qualifying race.
A hand-picked team of expert hometrack members that have shown they have the skill and desire to reach the next level A traveling team with coaching from professional and world champion level racers and coaches
The SeaTac BMX Home-Track Club is all about celebrating our local BMX community and taking pride in the incredible scene we are building together in North SeaTac Park. Our track and program is all about a safe space to ride bikes and inclusion for all–everyone is welcome, regardless of gender, age, or ability!
Club members will receive one complimentary home-track jersey, early information on camps and clinics, updates on our capital improvement plans, an invitation to our year-end awards ceremony–and new members will always have a contact for questions or guidance navigating this sport we all love
DIRT TRENDZ PRO START GATE Renowned USABMX national track builder was flown out to build the new SeaTac BMX New safety gate installed The same gate used at national and world level races BUILT BY THE COMMUNITY FOR THE COMMUNITY SEATACBMXISAVALUED COMMMUNITYASSET NATIONAL LEVEL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS, TRACK REBUILD AND FACILITY UPGRADES. In 2022 SeaTac BMX was transformed into a competitive national level BMX track A track that is on par with the elite tracks in the nation BEFORE AFTER $393,223 $350,000 Raised through private donations, a successful gofundme campaign, fundraising events and track sponsorships In kind donations from local construction companies in the way of earth work, dirt delivery, and equipment rental MONEYRAISEDANDDONATEDBYTHECOMMUNITYIN2022
DONORS AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS 2022MajorFunding Partners $50,000ANDABOVE $2,500-$4,999 $1,000-$2,499 COMMUNITYPARTNERS Bryce and Elise Phillips The Shepherd's Foundation "The Community" via GoFundMe Campaign Highland Civil $10,000-$49,000 Ken Block 43 Blue and Jackie Montgomery Clark Construction Company KLB Construction Schuff Steel Company Apollo Sheet Metal, Inc Michael Rechnitz EVO Valley Electric United Rental Palensky Dozing Jamie Stenson Anthony Grasher Mike Lewis Kenny Birge Mark Young Stanley Milepost 35 Sennet Curtis Wayne Hickey Kenny and Teresa Savage Jack and Evelyn Pickering Coal headwear SignDog DieCutStickers com Mystery Made Liquid Death S&M Fit Bike Troy Lee Designs GHY Bike Shop City of SeaTac Germer Construction Fine Line Striping Convey Plumbing Evil MTN Bikes BCRA KPFF Brandsafway Services, LLC Mithun Largo Concrete HOK MacMiller Casual Industrees Airport Towing CAPiTA Snowboards Union Binding Company ACG Builds Law Offices of James Newton Zumiez Performance Contracting, Inc Prime Electric Auburn Mechanical Hudson Bay Mechanical University Mechanical Contractors Inc Affiliated Engineers, Inc Pioneer Masonry Restoration Company, Inc DCI Engineers Sunstate Equipment $5,000-9,999 Magic Mike Girvin Ben Abrams Joey Gambescia Wild Mike's Pizza Fat Tire Krueger Sheet Metal VECA Electric & Technologies Crown Corr McKinstry ISEC Gaylor Electric Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park