Goldcoast BMX Club

Impact data and claims within this report are provided by the project creator and have not been independently verified by Spacehive.

Goldcoast BMX Club

Goldcoast BMX Club

Goldcoast BMX Club By Goldcoast BMX Club

To help purchase BMX bikes, Full face Helmets and gloves for the local BMX club to lend to visitors of the track so they can try the sport of BMX is a safe and secure environment.

Fylde District Fundraising stage

3
backers
£2,620
pledged of £17,538
135
days left

Pledges will only be charged if the project hits its funding goal of £17,538 by 01 May 2018

Goldcoast is a BMX Club has been apart of Queen Elizabeth II Park View Playing Fields for over ten years and in that time it has provided a safe environment for its members & visitors of the park. To come along and try the sport of BMX. We run sessions every Saturday 10am - 5pm. Offering coaching sessions, gate sessions & open session. Within these session anyone can have a go. We would like to run free sessions for visitors of the park and local primary and high schools by being able to provide all the equipment needed for a session around the track including some free coaching by a qualified British Cycling coach.

What we'll deliver:

  • Buy BMX race bike of various sizes
  • Buy Full face Helemts & Gloves of various sizes
  • Offer Free "Try BMX" sessions to local primary / High schools
  • Offer Free "Try BMX" sessions to visitors of the park

Why it's a great idea:

It provides an intro introduction it the sport of BMX and because the club is providing the equipment for Free it means anyone from any background is able to take part and to help them enjoy the experience they will also get taught the basic by a fully qualified British Cycling coach.

Steps to get it done:

  • Buying BMX race bike of various sizes
  • Buying Full face Helmets of various sizes
  • Buying full finger BMX gloves of various sizes
  • Providing Free "Try BMX" sessions to local Schools
  • Advertising Free "Try BMX" sessions locally
  • Providing Free "Try BMX" sessions to visitors of the park and track
  • Providing Free bikes & equipment at club sessoin beyond that of the "Try BMX" sessions

The track has already proven it's self as a major part in the community it has helped lower the crime rate of under 18's & it has also contributed in tackling child obesity. The club prides it's self in being part of the community and with this investment can invest even more into the community.

Location Fylde District

Fylde District has 5 other projects and £355,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

Goldcoast BMX Club. Queen Elizabeth II Park View Playing Fields in Lytham

Council

Fylde Borough Council

Post a Comment

How will the money be spent?Total £17,538

32 x BMX bike various sizes - £12,160 (69%)
Coaching - £1,300 (7%)
Coaching - £1,300 (7%)
24 x Varoius sized full face BMX helemts - £720 (4%)
40 x BMX Gloves various sizes - £600 (3%)
Advertising posters - £20 (0%)
Other - £1,438 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

69%
32 x BMX bike various sizes
£12,160
7%
Coaching
£1,300
7%
Coaching
£1,300
4%
24 x Varoius sized full face BMX helemts
£720
3%
40 x BMX Gloves various sizes
£600
0%
Advertising posters
£20
8%
Other
£1,438
  • Spacehive fees
    £674
  • Transaction Fees
    £629
  • VAT
    £135

Total £17,538

Our Wish List

We're currently looking for people to offer skills and stuff to develop our project! Check out the list of what we need below and then use the 'Offer Something' button to the right to get involved.

Want to help?

Do you have stuff or skills to contribute to this project? Use this tool to offer something to the project creator.

Offer something