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Walton Raceway & Flat Track Canada Announce Partnership to add Flat Track Racing with The 2015 Parts Canada TransCan & COMP Expo
WALTON, Ontario. (March 17, 2015) – Walton Raceway & Flat Track Canada are pleased to announce their partnership together, to host Flat Track Racing on a what will be a new Flat Track built, as part of the Walton Raceway Facility.
Flat Track Racing will be a new addition as part of the Canadian Outdoor, Motorcycle & Power Sports Expo (COMP EXPO), in conjunction with the 24th annual Parts Canada TransCan; Canadian Motocross Grand National Championship, all taking place from August 12th to 16th, 2015.
Aaron Hesmer, President of Flat Track Canada Inc. expresses, “We are thrilled and honoured to be part of Walton Raceway and the experience of the Parts Canada TransCan and COMP Expo. It’s always wonderful to see crossover in motorsports but exceptionally here in Canada. I think going ahead and venturing into this project will become influential worldwide. Both motocross and flat track seem to be thriving and it’s a great way to draw all demographics together and get a fantastic experience in one great place, Walton Raceway”!
“We are very excited to enter into a partnership with Flat Track Canada and expand both the Parts Canada TransCan and the COMP Expo to include Flat Track Racing, said Mark Perrin, Director of Marketing for Walton Raceway. “This is another step forward toward our goal of partnering with all corners of the Motorcycle & Power Sports Industry, as we aim to ensure racers and consumers can view, touch and feel as many onsite demos and product releases as possible, while obtaining the live flat track and motocross racing experience”.
Walton Raceway and Flat Track Canada will release more details in the late spring, about both the Flat Track itself and Flat Track racing information during the Parts Canada TransCan & COMP Expo weekend.
For more information about COMP Expo or the 2015 Parts Canada TransCan “24th Anniversary” Canadian Motocross Grand National Championship (GNC) at Walton Raceway, please log on to: www.partscanadatranscan.ca orwww.waltonraceway.ca. For all media, marketing and partnership requests; please contact Mark Perrinmark@motocrosscanada.ca or call 519-384-1067.
About Flat Track Canada
Flat Track Canada is an organizing body that promotes, organizes and sanctions motorcycle race events in Canada. The organization is a member of the Motorcycle Confederation of Canada (MCC) competition counsel. For more information about the organization and the race schedule, please visit: www.flattrackcanada.com
About Walton Raceway
Walton Raceway is located in Huron Country on Ontario West Coast. The address of the facility is 42852 Walton Road in Walton, Ontario, Canada. Walton Raceway was opened in 1971 and is one the longest running and most prestigious Motocross facilities within Canada.
About The TransCan
In 1992, the TransCan was created as Walton Raceway would hold an annual event drawing on all the best things in the sport, an annual coming together for bragging rights, a celebration of Canadian Motocross. The TransCan was built from a great natural track, strong community support, accessibility and support from the Industry. The emphasis was to be real outdoor style motocross, highly competitive with lots of extracurricular attractions and opportunity for the best Canadian racers in all age classes to compete against each other for a Canadian Amateur and Pro Motocross Championship.
© 2015 Parts Canada TransCan Canadian Motocross Grand National Championship; Canadian Outdoor, Motorcycle & Power Sports Expo: An Annual Celebration of Canadian Motocross, Motorcycle & Power Sports – the Largest MX in Canada.