Jason Oldfield, the director of the Western New York Super Rod Association and host of FL1’s Final Round Drag Racing Podcast joins us to catch up on a special New Year’s edition of the 31st Lap, and we hit on a bunch of the developing off-season news and notes.
We recap the Wreckless Warrior’s year-end banquet, touch on the 2016 Northeast Banquet plans, talk about how someone will win a car at the 2016 New Years Party in Waterloo. We will finish with a chat with the incomparable Chris Firster, who has something to get off his chest.
This week, Bo Lockwood joins us to talk about a track enjoying a resurgence, his newly-owned Thunder Mountain Speedway in Brookville, PA
This week, we welcome Betty Sherwood of the Spaulding Foundation for Injured Drivers to the 31st Lap to talk a little bit about the plight of race drivers and what lies ahead for them if injured. Beth also talks about an upcoming fundraiser regarding for the Spaulding Foundation in Watkins Glen.
Mike Payne drops in by phone to talk about the season as owner of the successful No. 27J driven by Danny Johnson on the DIRTcar Circuit and at Canandaigua Motorsports Park.
We also catch up with Jamie St. Mary, a member of the reknown PowerTeam in northern NY as he prepares for the upcoming Franklin County Fair in Malone, NY. There will be a full-size derby up there on Saturday August 4.
The Spalding Foundation will host the Celebrity Challenge race at Seneca Grand Prix Carts next Thursday Night, featuring Alan Bestwick and Jeff Green and Eric Darnell. Be sure to visit spaldingfoundation.org for details
A Denny Decker Benefit Golf Tournament is scheduled for Aug. 26 at 1 pm at Belden Hill Golf Course near Port Crane, NY. Cost is $60/person or $240/team. Contact Luke Miller at (607) 221-8045 or through Facebook, or Tim Hayes at (607) 237-7768 for more details.
St. Mary: 1:20:00