Mother Nature Gets Another at Merrittville
By Steven Petty THOROLD,
ONTARIO (May 25, 2019)… Strong winds and thunderstorms that
came through the Niagara region just after 6 pm forced
Merrittville Speedway management to pull the plug and
washout the racing program on Saturday night.
looking at the forecast throughout the day, it appeared that
we were going to get CAA Niagara Night completed but with
the high winds and heavy thunderstorms that came in after 6
pm, we canceled the racing program”, comments Merrittville
Speedway’s Don Spiece.
CAA Niagara night would be
headlined by the first race of the King of the Crates for
the David Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman.
The Thorold Jr
Blackhawks 50/50 number that was drawn was no. 5406. Contact
the speedway office if that was your ticket.
encouraged to keep their ticket stubs for admission for next
Saturday night. Drivers and crews in the pits are encouraged
to keep their wristbands for entry next Saturday night.
Young McNamara Barristors and Solicitors presents a full
card of Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series on Saturday,
June 1 to support Autism Ontario Niagara Region. It is also
the first family autograph night of the season. Pit gates
will open at 5 pm with grandstands opening at 5:30 pm and
racing beginning at 7:00 pm.
Sunday, June 2, Thorold
Auto Parts presents Wreckfest 2019 featuring Ontario’s first
ever School Bus Demolition Derby plus a $2,500 to-win 4
Cylinder Demolition Derby, Powerwheels Demolition Derby and
the first ever Redneck Burnout Competition. Pit gates will
open at 9 am with grandstands opening at 11 am and the show
begins at 1 pm.
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