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2016 CNYMRA Membership Renewals
New members must join by mail. FORM

Every 2016 membership will include a chance to win a brand new 7x14 Haulmark trailer, supplied by North Norwich Motors & CNYMRA!


Membership renewal cost
is $30 (+ $1.50 online fee).

Enter Racer Name & No.

CNYMRA Race Gas/Rocky
Mountain ATV
Gift Card Program!

Every CNYMRA member will receive a $10 gift card as a member benefit AND a $10 gift card fore every race day they participate! Cards will be mailed directly to your home.Thanks Rocky Mountain!

"Thanks CNYMRA for the Race Gas Gift cards!! Just redeemed my cards for a new set of goggles to fend of the roost of my fellow vet riders." Great Program!!
- Brent Seymour #197

"We can't thank you guy's enough for the Race Gas gift card program, they really add up and have been a huge help in keeping us going this season." Thanks again!! -Brian, Jack & Maxx Miller

Send me your comments on the Race Gas Gift Card program for posting! -Gene

2015 Loretta Lynn's Results!!
Congratulations to the CNYMRA riders who raced at Loretta Lynn's
National Finish in BLUE

Hunter Layton
85cc 9-11 Ltd 7th
85cc 9-11 15th

Marshall Hurd
Two-Stroke 37th
Gene Nighman
Plus 50 9th
  Scott Phelps
Plus 40 22nd

Darryl Smith
Plus 45 19th
Plus 40 31st


since 2.13.10


Until the next race at Royal Mountain
May 28-29

Congratulations to all 2015 Class Champions
Photo updates in progress. Send 2015 champion pics to Gene!

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Breaking News
Unadilla results
May 24

Unadilla race results posted HERE.

Royal Mountain results
May 17

Royal Mnt. race results posted HERE.

May 12

Points have been tabulated thru the first three races and are posted HERE.

Unadilla Results
May 9

Unadilla race results posted HERE.

Unadilla - Amo fundraiser!
May 4

This week's raffle at Unadilla will be a fund-raiser for Kevin Amo who's lost his house in a tragic fire this past week!

The race will be a Double Points race and a great chance to race Dilla before the LL Area Qualifer in two weeks! Come out to one of just a few races at Unadilla this year AND help support a fellow D3 rider!

Thunder Ridge Results
May 2

Thunder Ridge race results posted HERE.

Frozen Ocean Results
Apr. 18

Frozen Ocean race results HERE.

Practice at Frozen - Sat., April 16

Apr. 10

Practice on the "Big Motocross Track" at Frozen Ocean on April 16th. Come get a feel for what the track will be like for the race on Sunday April 17th.

Gates and practice sign up will open at 9am. Cost is $25.00 More details.
First Race at Frozen - April 17

Apr. 7

Frozen Ocean is celebrating its 30th year of motocross racing in 2016.  Join them April 17th for the first race of the year.  Track will be prepped to perfection..... Gates will open on Saturday from 4-11pm, with a Sat. sign up from 6-10pm for Sunday racing. More details.
2016 Race Schedule Posted

Mar. 8

The 2016 Race Schedule has been posted. See it HERE.

Letter from Mike Dougherty

Mar. 2

A letter to all CNYMRA members from president Mike Dougherty, pertaining to recent developents within D3, is HERE.

2015 Awards Banquet
Jan. 19

All banquet photos courtesy of Jacq photography. Refresh page to see more!

The 2015 CNYMRA awards banquet was a huge success. It was filled with good food, family fun and hundreds of prizes from all of our generous sponsors. In fact, everyone attending won at least one prize!

The featured awards (Motocross Camps) were won by Anyssia Ingersoll and Jacob Henry!

Jacob won a Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) camp and Anyssia won an FCA and a Millsaps Traning Facility (MTF) 65cc camp! Congratulations to these two up and coming young riders!

Camp Winners
New Rider Reps for 2016-2017

Nov. 14

The Nov. 10 CNYMRA Board Meeting was well attended by riders where new reps and officers were decided.

Results from votes for Rider reps and election of officers for 2016-2017 are as follows.

President                Mike Dougherty
Vice President        Mike Murray
Points keeper         Denise Thompson
Treasurer                Kelley Tripple            
* All seats were uncontested
2016-17 Rider Reps
Mike Murray
Mitchell Dougherty
Grant Gastrom
Jeff Briscoe
Aaron Bell
Jacob Tripple
1st Alternate - Scott Grenga
2nd Alternate - Adam Tilbe
Final 2015 Points
Oct. 17

Final 2015 CNYMRA points are HERE.

Thunder Ridge Results
Sept. 30

Race results from the 9/27 race at Thunder Ridge are posted HERE.

Points Update
Sept. 17

CNYMRA points updated thru the race at MotoMasters on 9/20 posted HERE.

Thunder Toss Tournament
Sept. 16

Thunder Ridge will hold a Corn Hole tournament on Saturday, Sept. 26. More info and the registration form is HERE.

Frozen Ocean results
Sept. 16

Race results from the 9/13 race at Frozen Ocean are posted HERE.

Thunder Ridge Results
Sept. 3

Race results from the 8/30 race at Thunder Ridge are posted HERE.

Frozen Ocean Results
Aug 17

Race results from the 8/16 race at Frozen Ocean are posted HERE.

Points Update
Aug 4

CNYMRA points updated thru the race at Broome-Tioga on 8/2 posted HERE.

Broome-Tioga Results
Aug 3

Race results from the 8/2 race at Broome-Tioga are posted HERE.

MotoMasters Results
Aug 3

Race results from the 7/26 race at MotoMasters are posted HERE.

Frozen Ocean Results
July 13

Race results from the July 12 race at Frozen Ocean are posted HERE.

Zach Fancher injury update
July 9

Zach came home Tuesday afternoon, after treatment for the broken fibula and tibula sustained at Royal Mountain. He had surgery to place a rod and pins in his leg. "We would like to thank all our CNYMRA family members for there help and support."

Sincerely, The Fanchers

Royal Mountain Results
July 6

Royal Mountain race results from July 4 are posted HERE, July 5 HERE

Points Update
June 26

CNYMRA points updated thru the race at Royal Mountain on 6/1 posted HERE.

Royal Mountain Results
June 15

Race results from the June 14 race at Royal Mountain are posted HERE.

Thunder Ridge Results
June 12

Race results from the June 7 race at Thunder Ridge are posted HERE.

New CNYMRA appointment!
June 11

Josh Stout has been appointed as the new CNY Special promotion coordinator. Josh will be reaching out to external organizations for advertising sponsorships. Welcome Josh!

CNYMRA Open Meeting
June 6

There will be a CNYMRA board meeting Tuesday, June 9 at 7:30pm at the American Legion 1448 in Oriskany, NY | 7908 State Route 69. All members are welcome!

Points Update
June 1

CNYMRA points updated thru the 5/31 race at Frozen Ocean are posted HERE.

Frozen Ocean Results
May 31

Race results from the May 31 race at Frozen Ocean are posted HERE.

Royal Mountain Sunday Results
May 27

Results from Sunday, May 24 at Royal Mountain are posted HERE.

Royal Mountain Saturday Results
May 26

Results from Saturday, May 23 at Royal Mountain are posted HERE.

Two Days of Racing at Royal Mnt.
May 19

Royal Mountain will be holding races Sat., May 23 and Sun., May 24. Two separate CNYMRA points events with Free camping. Gates are open all night!  Practice starts at 8:30am each day.  Lots of fresh dirt has been newly added to the track!!!!

MotoMasters Results
May 19

Race results from the 5/17 race at MotoMasters are posted HERE.

Points Update
May 15

CNYMRA points updated following the Unadilla race are posted HERE.

Unadilla Results
May 12

Race results from the 5/10 race at Unadilla are posted HERE.

Thunder Ridge Results
May 6

Race results from the 5/3 race at Thunder Ridge are posted HERE.

Thunder Ridge
May 4

Despite a slow start on the day, racing at Thunder Ridge was well received with a large rider turnout and good dust control all day long. The generous pay-pack deep into the Expert Classes was well received by all of the A riders. Hope to see even more riders at Thunder's next race!
MotoMasters Video
Apr. 30

Check out the cool video shot from Frank Calandra's drone at MotoMasters! https://youtu.be/eNvH2NXkmw4?t=12

MotoMasters Results
Apr. 30

Race results from the 4/26 race at MotoMasters are posted HERE.

Frozen Ocean Results
Apr. 21

Race results from the 4/19 race at Broome-Tioga are posted HERE.

Broome-Tioga Results
Apr. 16

Race results from the 4/12 race at Broome-Tioga are posted HERE.

2015 Double Points & Vintage Dates

Mar. 24

Each CNYMRA track will host one round that includes a Vintage class this year. If you own a vintage bike, here's your chance to race against other vintage bike enthusiasts!

The 2015 CNYMRA schedule with Double Points and Vintage Race dates has been posted HERE.

2015 CNYMRA Schedule
Jan. 11

The 2015 CNYMRA schedule has been posted HERE.

We want your opinion!
Nov. 6

Are races better held on Saturdays or Sundays? Give us your feedback HERE.

Final 2014 CNYMRA Points
Oct. 12

The final 2014 CNYMRA points standings are posted HERE.

Fellow Racer Passes Away

Oct. 3

Tom Hanson, former CNYMRA racer #103 passed away yesterday morning.

Complete obituary and more information is available HERE.

2014 Awards Banquet
Sept. 1

The 2014 CNYMRA awards banquet will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Harts Hill in in Whitesboro, NY. This is a change from a Nov. 15 date originally set. Mark your calendars - tickets on sale soon!

Unadilla Riders
Aug. 10

Great job by these Central New York riders who qualifed for the main events at the Unadilla Pro National (w/moto finishes):

Matt Babbit - 450 class - 32nd & 22nd
Sean Ballard - 250 class - 29th & 32nd
R.J. Beck - 250 class - 24th & 26th
Andrew Bristol -250 class - 21st & 23rd

Above are listed in alpha order (it's now clear that if your last name begins with
B you have much better odds of being a successfull pro-rider)!

Passing of District Members
July 8

Sad new comes with notice that Cody Veverka was killed in a car accident on the night of July 4. Cody was a young and promising expert rider. He will be missed on and off of the track!

Jerry Levy passed away on June 14. He was a district race promoter (MotoMasters) from 1980 to 1990. A "Celebration of his Life" on July 26th at the Northern Pines Golf Course in Cicero, NY.

Condolences to familiy and friends of both these members of the motocross community!

Results - Royal Mountain
July 7

Great racing and great track at Royal Mountain July 4 and 5. Nicely groomed and watered!

Royal Mountain results posted HERE.

Points Update
June 25

Points update thru June 22 posted HERE.

Results - Unadilla
June 23

Unadilla provided arguably the best track conditions of 2014 with an immaculately groomed and maintained track. Results are posted HERE. Kudos to the Robinsons for such a great job!

Results - Royal Mountain
June 16

Royal Mountain results posted HERE.

Points Update
June 4

Updated are posted HERE.

Results - Frozen Ocean
June 2

Once again, Frozen Ocean shows it is one of the best tracks in NY by providing a great track surface with full grooming between sets of motos! F.O. also offered a generous pro purse with paybacks to the top half in the A classes. Great job!

Results are posted HERE.

Jan. 10

The CNYMRA race schedule has been released and is posted HERE.

Dawson Driscoll 2013 Youth ROY
Jan. 4

Dawson Driscoll was named the 2013 CNYMRA "Youth Rider of the Year" at the annual awards banquet. Unadilla received the 2013 "Track of the Year" award. Congratulations to Dawson and Unadilla!

Wendy Blowers - passing

Dec. 1

This news is posted with great sadness, as Wendy Blowers passed away on Friday after a private battle with liver cancer. Wendy's friendly smile and cheerful voice will truely be missed at the races. Condolences go out to her family and friends.

Calling hours will be held at Benz, Rossi Funeral Home in Amsterdam NY, on Monday Dec. 2, from 4-7pm. Her funeral is on Tuesday.

Final 2013 Points

Oct. 13

Final 2013 Season Points update HERE.

CNYMRA Riders at Unadilla
Aug. 11

Bob Kiniry 39 grabs a great start in moto 1.Dilla Bobby ran in the top 5 in the first moto before a mechanical issue resulted in a DNF. He finished 17 in moto 2.

RJ Beck (250 class) and Mitch Dougherty (450 class) also qualified for the mains!

Loretta's Update
Bristol 3rd, Putman 8th
Aug. 3

Andy Bristol earned another coveted medal at Loretta's with a third in the final moto of the 450A class! His 5-3-3 moto finishes garnered him a third place overall finish.

Zach Putman stayed consistent in a muddy 3rd moto to earn an eighth overall position in the 2-stroke class. Congratulations, and great job representing the CNYMRA!

All final results can be found HERE.

Loretta's Update - Bristol top ten!
Aug. 2

Bristol takes 9th overall in the Pro Sport class. Congratulations Andy, great ride!

Aug. 2

Andy Bristol makes the podium in the 450 A class with a 3rd in moto two! His 5th in moto one puts him 3rd in his class with one moto to go!

Andy also has an 8th and 12th place finish in the Pro Sport class, putting him in the top ten thus far in this class as well!!

Zac Putman placed 9th in moto one of the 2-stroke class and 10th in moto two. He sits tied for 7th in the overall standings heading in to the final moto!

All results can be found HERE.

Desormeau & Bristol at Loretta's
July 28
Good luck guys!
Loretta Lynn's Qualifier
June 10

Congratulations to Hunter Layton who has "punched his ticket" to Loretta Lynn's in the 65cc (7-9) limited. Hunter recoverd from a 1st moto crash with wins in the second and third motos; an impressive accomplishment!

CNYMRA Rider Down
May 10

Cody Cooper #92, a well known rider for both CNYMRA and WNY is currently fighting for his life in ICU at Upstate Med. Center. He crashed while practicing at his home in Hannibal and has been left with seven broken ribs, a lacerated spleen, liver, kidney and both lungs have collapsed.
Kind thoughts and prayers are needed and appreciated.
Get well Cody!

Loss of D3 racer
March 17

It is with sadness that news of the loss of another young CNYMRA member is posted. Stan Pawlikowski IV, CNYMRA racer # 535 passed away from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. Condolences go out to all of Stan's family and friends. He will be missed by all. Godspeed Stan!

We honor you with a photo in the Gallery of Champions!

Feb. 24

2012 Champions who'd like a picture added to the slide show should send a nice color image to the Webmaster gnighman@gmail.com

Final 2012 CNYMRA Points
Nov. 8

The final 2012 CNYMRA points have been tabulated and are posted HERE.

NYS Championship Pics
Oct. 8

Check out Jim Sanderson's photos from NYS Championships at Broome HERE

Kudos to Thunder Ridge
July 23

Thunder Ridge provided a great race track yesterday. The track crew did a great job of advance track preping and grooming/watering on race day. The addition of some new safe and fun jumps was a bonus. Kudos! Results tba

Loretta's Qualifiers
July 15

Congratulations to Scott Phelps, Dennis Baldwin and Gene Nighman. These Vet riders have qualified for Loretta Lynn's in the +40, +45 and +50 classes respectively. Good luck at the ranch!!!

Central NY Rider - Sad News
July 10

Brian Cook, a CNYMRA rider, died when he was struck by a drunk driver while assisting a driver with vehicle problems along the roadside. Details of the tragic incident are unknown at this time.

"Cookie" was one of the nicest young men in the district we were lucky enough to have ever know! He will be missed for many, many years to come.

Calling hours are tonight from 4-7 in Tully, NY.


Non Flash


Gene Nighman

Email: gnighman@gmail.com