Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy

POLARIS RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy is an epic race for Best In The Desert, in collaboration with our Mad Media and UTV Underground partners; we are proud to bring you this great event for UTV’s, Motorcycles and Quads.  The event will be April 5-7, 2018!

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 – Draw for Start Positions, get your entry forms in by March 20th.  Do not fax, if you fax an entry you will not receive a race packet until we receive good entry form and deposit IN THE MAIL.  MAIL TODAY so you get a race packet.

Thursday, April 5, 2018 – Welcome Party!

Friday, April 6, 2018 – Poker Run, Youth Race, Registration, Tech, Contingency – Riverside Resort & Casino

Saturday, April 7, 2018 – Race Day and Awards Presentation

If you are attending the Family Poker Run you first come to registration.  All of the people in the UTV must come to registration at the Riverside Hotel to sign all of the insurance release forms, Friday from 8am-9:30am, the run starts at 8:00 and last UTV out is at 10:30 am.  You cannot go out on the course after 10:30 am on Friday.

Entry forms below – We do not have a cap on entries on this event so there is no need to stress about getting them in, you have until March 20th to get us your forms for the Draw.

1st Letter – General Information about the event – more info to follow



Short Course UTV

Youth Race

Poker Run

Short Course Rules – Short Course and Youth Rules – Revised 3/14/18

Stock UTV Rally Rules – This is our New Stock class

NEW RS1 Polaris – we are creating a sportsman class for 2018 Just for these single seat UTVs. They are currently not on the entry form but you can hand write in on the BITD UTV form. We will be charging the sportsman fees. Call or email to today to reserve a number!

Draw Order

Entry List 


Main Pit Diagram

Hot Pit Diagram 

Route to Tech

Rules for Route to Tech – Please make sure to follow these rules!

Quick Race Guide – This is a quick breakdown of Friday and Saturday race times

Pit Crew – Please have all Pit crew sign, even if they are only in the camping area

Media Credential Sign ups

Minor Form – ALL Minors, 17 yrs and younger, must have a Minor Form notarized, for any event you participate in, the poker run or the youth race.  One (1) form will work for all events, if you are entered in more than one event.

Spectator Parking – there is parking for Spectators in cars/trucks, see Main Pit diagram.  If you are driving big motorhomes we ask you to park across the street from Bruce Woodbury, South side, you will have to walk across the street to get into spectator parking.  Do Not attempt to get into Main Pit, it will be very hard for you to turn around.

Racing Trax Mandatory for UTVs. Motorcycles & Quads and Youth do not need it. $25 Late fee if you don’t register Prior to Tech!

Membership Form – every person in a race vehicle must be members of Best In The Desert (Youth race entries do not need to pay membership fees)

Ins Form – Pit Crew Insurance release form, please have all people with you, including minors, fill out this form, sign and print your name, and bring it with you to registration, you will receive pit crew arm bands. (2017)

Volunteer Form –  have the best view on the course and sign up to be a volunteer today!  It’s fun and exciting!

Volunteer Ins – insurance release forms, send in with your volunteer form