|Date: 1/27/2011 10:22:46 PM|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLEASE THANK YOU
NEWS FROM RoC ICEBREAKER WEEKEND IV AT SELINSGROVE
A JOE KAMINSKI, JR. PROMOTION
SPONSORS SIGNING UP FOR RoC ICEBREAKER WEEKEND IV AT SELINSGROVE
BY JR KENNERUP
Selinsgrove, Pa The previous three editions of the RoC Icebreaker Weekend at the Selinsgrove Speedway has seen many local & racing businesses supporting special awards that are handed out all weekend long.
For the fourth edition coming up on Friday March 18th and Saturday March 19th with a rain date of Sunday March 20th. Businesses once again are signing up to be a part of the must see racing weekend of the spring racing season. Also this year the RoC Icebreaker Weekend IV at Selinsgrove will be the first northeast action for Modifieds in 2011.
For the fourth consecutive year Shiley Fabrication will be awarding all heat race winners on Friday and Saturday night a $50 gift certificate. Also for the fourth consecutive year the Selinsgrove Comfort Inn will be the official Host Hotel for the weekend. A special racers rate has been set by calling 570 374 8880 and mentioning RoC Icebreaker Weekend IV at Selinsgrove to receive the discounted rate. Finally for the fourth consecutive year the Selinsgrove Speedway will be paying $25 tow money to all non qualifiers on both nights.
The BD Motorsports Media promoted Short Track Super Nationals The Working Mans Race that takes place on Saturday October 8th at the Five Mile Point Speedway has once again added an incentive for the winner of the Friday night 25 lap Small Block Modified feature winner. The winner of the Friday March 18th show will receive a guaranteed starting spot for the Short Track Super Nationals. This spot could be very important as last year this race drew 72 cars battling for 26 feature starting spots.
BFP Specialties will once again sponsor the Hard Luck Award for both nights. The unlucky driver who wins this award each night will receive a $100 gift certificate. BFP will also be the official American Racer Tires and parts supplier for the weekend.
A new award this year comes in the memory of Marjorie Kennerup. The Marjorie J. Kennerup Memorial Award will see the highest finishing racer from either Five Mile Point or Penn Can Speedway receiving $50 cash each night.
There is still plenty of time to get involved with the RoC Icebreaker Weekend IV at Selinsgrove. For as little as $50 any business can have an award named after them, the sponsors are mentioned in all pre and post race press releases along with mention over the tracks public address system by announcer Steve Inch. Anyone who is interested in sponsoring an award can contact Race Promoter & Organizer Joe Kaminski, Jr. at 570 274 0404.
The Friday March 18th racing program will see all gates opening at 5 p. m. with a Small Block Modified drivers meeting starting at 6:45 p. m., hot laps starting at 7:15 p. m. and the first heat gets the green at 7:35 p. m. The Small Block Modifieds will compete in a full show of heat and consi events with a 25 lap minimum of $2,200 to win feature. Also on Friday night the RoC Modifieds that will be in action the following afternoon will be running several hot lap sessions.
The Saturday March 19th schedule will see all gates remaining open following the Friday program. This unique feature has become very popular with the race fans as this allows them unlimited access to the entire facility until 1:30 p. m. Saturday afternoon when the grounds are cleared. All gates will open back up at 2 p. m. followed by a drivers meeting at 2:45 p. m., hot laps at 3:30 p. m. and the first heat goes green at 4:05 p. m. The RoC Modifieds will compete in a full show of heat and consi events with a 40 lap minimum of $4,000 to win feature topping off the day of racing.
For more information on the show please call RoC at 607 775 5555 or Joe Kaminski, Jr. at 570 274 0404 or log on to the World Wide Web at www.rocdirt.com. On race day information on weather and other related items can be found by calling the track at 570 374 2999 or by logging on to www.selinsgrovespeedway.com.
Proud sponsors of the RoC Icebreaker Weekend IV at Selinsgrove are; 2011 American Racer East Coast Modified Cup, American Racer Tires, Sunoco Race Fuels, Diversified Machine, Inc., Kirkey Racing Fabrication, Ultrashield Race Products, Selinsgrove Speedway, Troyer Race Cars & Parts, Marjorie J. Kennerup Memorial Fund, Middleswarth Potato Chips, BFP Specialties, Selinsgrove Comfort Inn, Short Track Super Nationals, and Shiley Fabrication.
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