2017 American Flat Track Contingency Awards & Year-end Point Fund

Each season, partners of American Flat Track have per-event contingency payouts and year-end point funds for various classes. The following partners have posted awards or contingency for the the 2017 season:

Sunoco Go The Distance Award

This award will be presented to the riders that complete the furthest distance in their respective classes.

Dunlop Contingency Award

Dunlop has posted contingency for both the twin- and single-cylinder races that will go to first - fifth place finishers.

Arizona Mile

AFT Twins:
1st - Bryan Smith
2nd - Brad Baker
3rd - Jared Mees
4th - Sammy Halbert
5th - Jarod Vanderkooi

AFT Singles:
1st- Shayna Texter
2nd - Tristan Avery
3rd - Brandon Price
4th - Kevin Stollings
5th - John Vanderlaan
 

Thom Duma Fine Jewelers Commemorative Ring Awards

The 2017 AFT Twins and AFT Singles champions will be awarded a custom, one-of-a-kind commemorative ring.

McElroy Packagin Lucky 13 Award

The Lucky 13 Award goes to the AFT Twins rider who leads the 13th lap in each main event.
  • DAYTONA TT- Jared Mees
  • Atlanta Short Track - Sammy Halbert
  • Charlotte Half-Mile - Bryan Smith
  • Arizona Miles - Bryan Smith


McElroy Packagin Lucky 7 Award

The Lucky 7 Award goes to the AFT Singles rider who leads the 7th lap in each main event.
  • DAYTONA TT- Wyatt Anderson
  • Atlanta Short Track - Dalton Gauthier
  • Charlotte Half-Mile - Dalton Gauthier
  • Arizona Mile - Shayna Texter

Ohlins Fastest Lap Award

This $500 award goes to the AFT Twins rider who turns the fastest lap of each main event in the 2017 season.
  • DAYTONA TT- JAred Mees
  • Atlanta Short Track - Sammy Halbert
  • Charlotte Half-Mile - Bryan Smith
  • Arizona Mile - Bryan Smith
 

Motul Move of the Race Award

This award is given to the rider who makes the best move during each main event.

AFT Singles:
  • DAYTONA TT- Dalton Gauthier
  • Atlanta Short Track - Shayna Texter
  • Charlotte Half-Mile - Dalton Gauthier
  • Arizona Mile - Shayna Texter

2017 Saddlemen Rookie of the Year

The year-end award will go to the eligible rookie rider who earns the most points in the AFT Twins Class.

2017 West Side Truck Parts Rising Star 

The year-end award will go to the eligible rookie rider who earns the most points in the AFT Singles Class.

Arai Helmet Contingency Award

Charlotte Half-Mile

AFT Singles:
Shayna Texter (Position #1)
Tristan Avery (Position #2)
Brandon Price (Position #3)

Kawasaki Contingency Award

Arizona Mile

AFT Twins:

Jarod Vanderkooi (Position #5)
Briar Bauman (Position #6)
Jake Shoemaker (Position #7)
Chad Cose (Position #8)
Ryan Wells (Position #9)

AFT Singles:
Brandon Price (Position #3)
Yamaha Contingency Award

Arizona Mile

AFT Twins:
Sammy Halbert (Position #4)
Honda Contingency Award

Arizona Mile:
Shayna Texter (Position #1)
Tristan Avery (Position #2)
Kevin Stollings (Position #4)
John Vanderlaan (Position #5)
Kolby Carlile (Position #6)
Chad Kenyon (Position #8)
Ben Lowe (Position #9)
Cameron Smith (Position #10)

Husqvarna Contingency Award
KTM Contingency Award