Motorcycle Racing News 2020 American Flat Track Schedule: Updated July 2

2020 American Flat Track Schedule: Updated July 2

July 2 update: The Lima Half-Mile doubleheader at Allen County Fairgrounds has been postponed. No new date has been set, but is expected within a month.

The 2020 American Flat Track schedule has been released, with the format of nine doubleheader weekends from July to October. There are a few holes to be filled in the calendar, though the American Flat Track organizers are giving us an idea of the general location of those races.

2020 American Flat Track Schedule

Not only will there be racing, but AFT is working on getting spectators at each venue. AFT has consulted with public health experts to come up with a plan that will satisfy all levels of government at each track. Here is what AFT has planned:

  • Reduction in ticket availability to conform with state and local guidelines for sporting events.
  • Reserved seating areas to include buffer zones to provide ample space between fans.
  • Fans entering each venue will be provided with complimentary facial coverings.
  • Enhanced sanitation and disinfection protocols with frequent cleaning throughout each facility.
  • Enhancements to mobile ticketing and elimination of printed tickets.
  • Cashless, contactless transactions for concessions and merchandise.
  • Regular medical screening of staff and competitors.
  • No public access to the paddock.
  • No rider autograph sessions.
  • Fan Walk is suspended for the season.

Cable and streaming coverage will be available to fans who can’t make it to the race venues. NBCSN will air races, and all 18 events will be live-streamed on the NBC Sports Gold’s American Flat Track on TrackPass and TrackPass: All-Access subscription services.

You will likely note that some races have been canceled. If you have a ticket for a race that won’t be held, contact for a refund or credit.

Photography courtesy of AFT

2020 American Flat Track Schedule

July 17-18: Volusia Half-Mile I and II, Volusia Speedway Park, Barberville, FL

Aug. 28-29: TBA, Northeast US

Sep. 4: AFT Singles, Springfield TT, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield, IL

Sep. 5-6: Springfield Mile I and II, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield, IL

Sep. 11-12: Williams Grove Half-Mile I and II; Williams Grove Speedway, Mechanicsburg, PA

Sep. 25-26: Dallas Half-Mile I and II, Devil’s Bowl Speedway, Mesquite, TX

Oct. 2-3: Atlanta Short Track I and II, Dixie Speedway, Woodstock, GA

Oct. 9-10: TBA, North Carolina

Oct. 15-16: AFT Season Finale I and II; Daytona Beach, FL

TBA: Lima Half-Mile I and II, Allen County Fairgrounds, Lima, OH

Don Williams
Don Williams
With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

2021 Husqvarna 4-Stroke Motocross Lineup First Look: 5 Fast Facts

Husqvarna is offering three four-stroke motocrossers for 2021—the FC 450, FC 350, and FC 250. The three models share the same chassis, with the...

2020 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Standard Review: Stripped-Down

The 2020 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Standard serves several purposes. Its stripped-down nature makes it an ideal starting point for a custom build, as it...

Cardo Freecom 4+ Review: Motorcycle Bluetooth Communication

This is the story of Neil and the three Bluetooth communication devices. Once upon a time, I spent a ton of money on a...

2021 Yamaha YZ Lineup First Look: The Dirty Dozen Racers

Yamaha brings 12 YZ models for racing in 2021, running from the neophyte-ready YZ65 to the new supercross-platform YZ450F Monster Energy Yamaha Racing Edition....

2021 Beta 300 RX First Look: Limited-Edition Motocross Motorcycle

Beta, the boutique Italian motorcycle manufacturer known for its enduro, dual-sport, and observed trials motorcycles, is making a move into the American motocross market...

Pirelli Sport Demon Street Tires: Long-Term Review Begins

The Metzeler Lasertec tires that arrived as standard equipment on my 2015 Triumph T214 Bonneville had served me well. But, with 7,012 miles on...