John Penton/Preston Petty National Cross Country Series
Reminder that this event is an AHRMA National; pre-entry deadline is April 7. Post-entries are accepted, but please try to pre-enter - it is a better value and less waiting at sign-up.
Entry Fees: AHRMA National Championship events require that you pre-enter. Post-entries are available, at an increased price. Use the National entry form below, or use the SeriesTracker online registration system for the best price.
Directions: From Hwy 59, take Hwy 49 East (also known as Broadway) toward Downtown Jefferson. Move to left lane. At stop sign, turn left onto Hwy 49 East toward Smithland. Track one mile on Right. Signs will be posted.
GPS Coordinates: Different from track address; use 404 E Broadway, Jefferson TX (This will take you to the Brookshire’s grocery store on Broadway). Then follow the directions above.
Gate Fee: 4 days/$50; 3 days/$40; 2 days/$30; 1 day/$15; children under 16, free.
Gate Hours: Wed. 8:00am-midnight; Thurs. 7:00am-midnight; Fri./Sat. 6:00am-midnight; Sun. gates open 6:00am.
Noise Curfew: 11:00pm (Music, Loud Talking, Engines, etc.)
Camping: Yes. Primitive/dry RV & tent camping included in gate fee. Showers and water are available at the track. RV pump-out services for accessible RVs, $25. Limited RV spaces, call for more info.
Concessions: Yes. Friday evening BBQ Meet & Greet for racers and families;
Saturday evening celebration and music for racers and families.
Lodging: Jefferson Hotel, 903.665.2631. Inn of Jefferson, 903.665.3983. Executive Inn, 903.665.3700. B&B’s contact Chamber of Commerce at www.marioncountycoc.org or 903.665.2672
Early sign-up for events:
Thursday – early Cross Country sign-up, 3:00pm-5:00pm.
Friday – early Vintage MX sign-up, 1:00pm-5:00pm.
Saturday – early Post Vintage MX sign-up, 4:00-6:00pm.
Trials Schedule, Friday: Sign-up, 8:00am; trial starts 9:00am.
Cross Country Schedule, Friday: Sign-up, 9:00-11:00am; rider’s meeting, 12:00pm; sighting lap, all riders 12:30am; Vintage Cross Country race start, 1:00pm; Post Vintage Cross Country, 3:00pm.
Vintage MX Schedule, Saturday: Sign-up 7:00am; mandatory rider’s meeting, 8:30am; practice, 9:00am; racing begins 10:00pm.
Track Address: 1602 Hwy 49 East; Jefferson, TX 75657. Note: this address will not work for GPS.
Contact: Francene DePrez Rainey or Melissa Moit, manager. Phone:
866.398.2038 ext. 705; cell number Francene 903.445.9796. Fax No. 903.665.8249.