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National Level BMX Commissaire course: August 21-23

Cycling Canada is coordinating a National Level BMX Commissaire in conjunction with a BEM Sec/Admin operator course.  The course is scheduled to take place before the BMX Canadian Championships on August 21-23 in Saint Albert, AB. The course will be presented in English by Loyal Ma, UCI Designated Track Course Instructor assisted by Lyndon Downing the BEM creator.

Thursday August 22

-National BMX Theory Component, Presented by Loyal Ma

Friday August 23

-Advanced BEM/Secretary Component, Presented by Lyndon Downing

Saturday August 24 & Sunday August 25

-Practical experience at the track with running the BEM system for the event and actual track experience with Lyndon & Loyal.

(note that Loyal intends to run a Basic BEM course for local tracks on Wed Aug 21


In order to be considered a candidate for National Commissaire, the person must be a minimum of 18 years of age at time of application. The person must also have held the status of Provincial A Level Commissaire in the applied cycling sport for a minimum of 2 years.

The person shall also have received a favorable review from the Provincial Chief Commissaire, or other provincially recognized competent authority for commissairing matters, in the province/territory in which they reside.


Eligible candidates that are interested in participating should email Elizabeth Kiraly Commissaries selected for the course will be sent final details, including exact dates, location and a course outline.

Registration fee: $100.00

We require a minimum of 6 candidates to hold the course and registration will be capped at a maximum of 12 candidates.

The deadline to express interest is August 10th 2013.


Candidates are responsible for their own costs and arrangements associated with travel, accommodation and meals. However, CC will most likely have hotel rooms blocked off at a discounted rate.