MO Rookie Racers final generalWe are thrilled to announce the launch of the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course ROOKIE RACERS kids club program.

The club is designed to help young racing fans to get the MOST out of their Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course weekends, and is best suited for those 5-12 years of age.

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course ROOKIE RACERS will get up-close access drivers and cars, and have hands-on opportunity to learn how racing cars operate. The ROOKIE RACERS 'Membership Kit' includes gifts from Cooper Tires, Summit Racing and NASCAR Acceleration Nation.

2018 benefits:

  • Rookie Racers Credential
  • NASCAR Acceleration Nation Drawstring Bag and activity book
  • Cooper Tires hat, sunglasses and lanyard
  • Rookie Racers T-Shirt from Summit Racing
  • INDYCAR Carabiners and postcards
  • Free Pizza Slice at each of the 5 Major Events
  • $5 off a souvenir purchase at each of the 5 Major Events
  • Welcome Letter
  • More Race Weekend Activities to be announced!

Upcoming Event Experiences

  • Rock N Roll Tequila 170 Presented by Amethyst Beverage
    • Saturday - Garage Tour at 9:00AM - Meet at Middle Paddock Entrance
    • Saturday - Driver Pre-Race High Five Line at 2:00PM - Meet at Middle Paddock Entrance
    • Saturday - Photo opportunity with Race Winner at End of Race - Victory Lane


 Past Event Experiences

  • Acura Sports Car Challenge
    • Up Close Paddock Tour with IMSA teams
    • Grid Kids (Saturday and Sunday, 16 available spots only)
  • Vintage Grand Prix
    • Saturday, June 23rd - Sign the Start/Finish Wall

      • Meet Up @ 5:30PM
      • Look for the Rookie Racers sign at the Mid-Ohio Tower for our super friendly staff (Make sure to get there a few minutes early!)
      • Our staff will gather you all up to watch the last SVRA race and then we'll all walk over to the Start/Finish line and SIGN IT! Cool, right? 
      • Parents! Remember to bring your camera to snap a quick pic of your little one signing the wall. 

      Sunday, June 24th - Rookie Racers Car Judging

      • Meet Up @ 11AM * Revised Time
      • Look for the Rookie Racers sign and staff at the Car Corral located in the infield in front of the Mid-Ohio Deck.
      • Help us by voting on which car is your favorite for the first ever 'Rookie Racers Best in Show' Award!
      • Parents! Bring your Rookie Racer over early to look at the cars before hand so they can judge thoroughly. 
  • AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days
    • A Scavenger Hunt - first 10 children to complete win a SPECIAL Rookie Racers prize!
  • The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio
    • Friday - Ice Cream meet-up at Victory Circle @ 2:00 PM
    • Saturday - DEForce exclusive, behind the scenes paddock tour at Mazda Road to Indy Hospitality Trailer @ 2:00 PM
    • Sunday - Verizon IndyCar Series Pre-Race Driver High Five Line at the Pre-Race stage in the infield @ 2:30 PM

Club Registration is now open, limited number of memberships available.

Enroll Today!