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#24 Chuck Groat
Hometown: West Valley City, UT
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1) Reflections from the 2012 season?
Ultimately it was a great year with two main event victories and several fast times set. As I expected, it was a battle with Jim Waters week after week and I expect 2013 to be even more competetive. Continue reading
SRL LEGENDS TOUR SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR 2013
Bakersfield, CA – The 2013 SRL Legends Tour championship season will consist of eleven race dates, at six race tracks, in three different states. A twist to the 2013 championship will be that a driver’s best eight finishes, of the eleven scheduled events, will determine the final championship standings for 2013.
The SRL Legends Tour will visit two new venues in 2013, with the addition of Rocky Mountain Raceways in West Valley City, UT and the new Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield. Continue reading
Rocky Mountain Raceways, an ASA Member Track, is proud to welcome Dan Breach as the new Oval Track Manager for the America First Credit Union Super Oval. Breach will start in March, 2013.
For the past two years, Gary Madsen managed the America First Credit Union Super Oval after a storied oval racing career.
“Gary Madsen did a tremendous job for us the past two seasons. He is a true friend and I will miss not having him at the track for each event. I cannot fault his reason for stepping aside. I was horrified at replacing him. It is really hard to find really great people that are also the right fit,” says Mike Eames, Rocky Mountain Raceways General Manager.
Breach has an extensive history with oval racing that dates back to when he was five years old at Meridian Speedway in Meridian, Idaho. His accomplishments in and out of race cars include multiple sportsman of the year awards and a spot in the Western Idaho Racing Association Hall of Fame (2006.) Continue reading