Big meeting at Herlington this weekend
BMX stars from across the country will descend on the city to chase the cash on Sunday.
Peterborough Phantoms are behind a big open meeting at their Herlington base in Orton which is expected to pull in more than 200 competitors and boasts a near £600 prize fund.
Peterborough City Council have stumped up the money which will add plenty of spice to a packed programme of racing.
Phantoms members Jonathan Hastings, Arron Shrosbree and Matt Allen will be among the racers in the 16+ category doing battle for a share of a £350 jackpot.
All eight riders who advance to the final will be in the money with the winner going home £150 richer.
And another age group will do battle for £220 in their final.Which bracket receives that ‘Golden Ticket’ will be determined by a random draw ahead of racing.
There will be action in all age groups from Under 7 to 30-plus during a packed programme which runs from 1pm to 5pm. Admission is free but parking costs £3.