Story By: STEVE PETTY / MERRITTVILLE SPEEDWAY – THOROLD, ONT – Merrittville Speedway would like to thank all the marketing partners and sponsors for their support of Operation Green Flag: Mission Merrittville on Saturday, June 27.
The racing program will begin at 7 pm and will be streamed LIVE and for FREE on GForceTV, GForceTV.net and a national broadcast on REV TV Canada on a tape-delay.
Marketing and support of Operation Green Flag: Mission Merrittville is provided by Bobcat of Hamilton, Corr/Pak Merchandising, Bicknell Racing Products, Hoosier Tire Canada, Pinty’s Delicious Foods, Rick’s Delivery, Bellinger Electric Inc., and Rouse Motorsports. The Racing program will feature the Action Sprint Tour, RM Racing Lubricants/Rick’s Delivery DIRTcar Sportsman, and the Central Fabricating/Glo & Go Tanning Mini Stocks.
Tracy Palleschi organized an effort to help reduce the cost of registration for the Mini Stocks. Supporting the Mini Stock division includes Submission Subs, St. Catharines Towing, Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books Inc., St. Catharines Husky & Travel Centre, www.swishstyles.com, Mule Shine Custom Embroidery & Sewing By Tammy, Norwex by Debra Martin, Paul Meaney Coldwell Banker, Fusion Studio of Performing Arts, Olee’s Food & Ale House, St. Joseph’s Bakery, Frank Iudiciani, Cameron Lane, Amanda Lambert, Brian Allen, Cheryl Hampton, Denzel & Amy Coleman, Pam Hall, Philip Charles, and Friends. These individuals and sponsors helped reduce the cost of the registration of the Mini Stocks and raised over $1,100.
Racing will get underway at 7:00 pm. Pit gates for registered teams will open at 3:00 pm. The program will be streamed live on GForceTV.net with a re-airing on REV TV Canada (formerly MAV TV Canada). Drivers in the DIRTcar Sportsman division will be receiving Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Points. As part of the Sportsman event, the winner will be receiving a case of Maxima Full Synthetic 10w30 from RM Racing Lubricants. RM Racing Lubricants is the Master Distributor for Maxima Racing Oil’s Performance Auto division in Canada.
Unfortunately, no fans will be permitted in the grandstands. Social distancing guidelines will be enforced.