Want an Early Start on Registering for the Mint 400? Sign Up Now!

By registering for one or both of these great races, you get to enter the Mint 400 early!
If you register for The Mint 400 and have not registered for either Parker race, 
you will be placed on a hold list and not be allowed to re-register for the Mint 
until 72 hours after general registration begins.
Register for the GMZ UTV Winter Nationals 


MCQ – Motorcycle Quad Form

UTV Short Course


Register for the Parker 425 

QUESTIONS? Call us at 702.457.5775 or email bitd@bitd.com

Mint Online Registration Click HERE

GMZ UTV WINTER NATIONALS Parker “250” presented by Polaris

Welcome Racers to the 2019 Racing Season!  The Parker “250” has a new name but same great race.  We are proud to welcome our new Title Sponsor, GMZ Race Products.  GMZ UTV Winter Nationals Parker “250” presented by Polaris is the first race of the year and we kick off with a great Motorcycle, Quad and UTV event.  Come to Parker, AZ for some sunshine and great racing and stay at the beautiful BlueWater Resort & Casino!  GMZ makes tires and wheels for UTV’s, check them out on gmzraceproducts.com and check out UTVwinternationals.com for more race information.

Thursday, December 27, 2018 – Draw for Start Positions, get your entry form in by Dec 21st

Friday, January 11, 2019 – Registration, Tech Inspection and Riders/Drivers meeting, BlueWater Resort & Casino, Mohave Room. Short Course Production and Youth Races.

Saturday, January 12, 2019 – BITD Point Classes Race Day and GMZ Awards Presentation.

Please check out UTVwinternationals.com for updates on 2019!

Rules – Short Course & Youth

GMZ has manged to snag a ton of great prizes for this event!

Entry Forms – Please send in by December 26th!


MCQ – Motorcycle Quad Form

UTV Short Course


1st Letter – General information – we’ll post full details end of December.

Membership Form 

2019 Schedule

RacingTraX is mandatory for Desert UTV’s for the Parker 250.  The AlertTraX provides safety feature such as a medical and mechanical alert buttons, automatic alert messages incase a wreck occurs, a means for safe passing by the UTV’s, and live tracking and leader board updates for friends, family and sponsors. AlertTraX mounts using 1″ ball RAM mount components.  They will not be required for Motorcycles, Quads, Short course and youth UTVs. (updated 11/21)


Minor Form – all racers 17 years and younger must fill out and have NOTARIZED a Minor Form, bring (1) per each event, so if you race more than one race a year take 1-5 forms to notary with you and have five filled out at once, must be sent in individually with each race entry form, or presented at registration.

2019 membership – all people racing a BITD event must be members of Best In The Desert, $60 membership fee (Jan-Dec) (exception youth race.)

Vendor Information – If you want to be a VENDOR you must get a Vendor / Business License from CRIT, you can call 928-575-1532  (new number 1/3/18), the tax & finance office. Office is located at 1000 Agency Road.

Vendor – Business License.  CRIT is asking that these be filled out ahead of time.  Please don’t wait till you get there! Tax Form

Vendor Expo – fill this form out to reserve your Spot and email to George at Expo@bitd.com

Spectator Information – you can spectate from Shea Road or “Y” at Bourse, read document, do not go to Main Pit, Main Pit is a speed limit, you will not see any racing in Main Pit

Maps and GPS will be posted 7 days out – our policy for every race, 7 days out of each race

Volunteer Form – get the best seat in the desert to watch the best desert racers fly by you.  We always need help so if you like to camp out, watch great racing, being a BITD volunteer is the perfect way to spend your January 6th weekend!

Vol Waiver – Please have all the people with you sign this form and turn in with your paperwork.  We assign positions at least 2 weeks out, so please get these forms back to us by December 20, 2018.  Thank you for your offer to help.