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2006 – 147 tracks 


 

992 Watermelon Capital Speedway Cordele Georgia United States January 14, 2006 PO
993 Cross Roads Motorplex Jasper Florida United States January 15, 2006 PO
994 Norfolk Scope Arena Norfolk Virginia United States January 20, 2006 INDOOR-PO
995 Qualcomm Stadium Mission Valley California United States January 21, 2006 DO
996 Forster Livestock Pavilion Salem Oregon United States January 28, 2006 DO

 

My job is to first keep Carol safe and then try to scare the hell out of her!

My job is to first keep Carol safe and then try to scare the hell out of her!

 

997 Moroso Motorsports Park Palm Beach Gardens Florida United States February 4, 2006 PRC
998 Thunderbowl Speedway of Ocala Ocala Florida United States February 4, 2006 DO
999 Cross Roads Motorplex Jasper Florida United States February 5, 2006 DO

 

Betty, Bill (my stepfather), Carol and Ed on the night of my 1,000th track in Auburndale, Florida.

Betty, Bill (my stepfather), Carol and Ed on the night of my 1,000th track in Auburndale, Florida.

 

1000 Auburndale Kartway Auburndale Florida United States February 10, 2006 DO
1001 Ocala Speedway Ocala Florida United States February 12, 2006 PO
1002 Speedworld Speedway Surprise Arizona United States February 19, 2006 DO
1003 Antioch Speedway Antioch North Carolina United States February 25, 2006 DO
1004 Concord Raceway Concord North Carolina United States February 25, 2006 PO
1005 Lowe’s Motor Speedway Harrisburg North Carolina United States February 25, 2006 ADJACENT-PO
1006 Green Valley Speedway Glencoe Alabama United States February 26, 2006 DO
1007 East Bay Raceway Park Gibsonton Florida United States March 17, 2006 OUTER-DO
1008 Speedway Park Fruitland Park Florida United States March 18, 2006 DO
1009 Volusia Speedway Park West Barberville Florida United States March 18, 2006 INNER-DO
1010 Sand Mountain Speedway Fort Meade Florida United States March 19, 2006 DRC

 

The sport of auto racing would not exist without the support of loyal fans.

The sport of auto racing would not exist without the support of loyal fans.

 

1011 Anderson Motor Speedway Anderson South Carolina United States March 31, 2006 PO
1012 Westminster Speedway Westminster South Carolina United States March 31, 2006 DO
1013 East Lincoln Speedway Stanley North Carolina United States April 1, 2006 DO
1014 Margarettsville Speedway Margarettsville North Carolina United States April 2, 2006 DO
1015 Sunny South Raceway Grand Bay Alabama United States April 7, 2006 PO
1016 Barber Motorsports Park Leeds Alabama United States April 8, 2006 PRC
1017 Coldwater Raceway Coldwater Alabama United States April 8, 2006 DO
1018 Talladega Short Track Talladega Alabama United States April 8, 2006 DO
1019 Ballymena Raceway Ballymena Northern Ireland United Kingdom April 14, 2006 PO
1020 Oulton Park Little Budworth England United Kingdom April 15, 2006 PRC
1021 Mendips Raceway Shipham England United Kingdom April 16, 2006 PO
1022 Somerset Rebels Banger Raceway Rooks Bridge England United Kingdom April 16, 2006 DO
1023 Arlington Stadium Arlington England United Kingdom April 17, 2006 PO
1024 Oval Raceway Angmering England United Kingdom April 17, 2006 PO
1025 Southside Speedway Midlothian Virginia United States April 28, 2006 PO
1026 Motor Mile Speedway Radford Virginia United States April 29, 2006 PO
1027 Wythe Raceway Rural Retreat Virginia United States April 29, 2006 DO
1028 Old Dominion Speedway Manassas Virginia United States April 30, 2006 INNER-PO
1029 Summit Point Raceway – Summit Point Circuit Summit Point West Virginia United States April 30, 2006 PRC
1030 Shenandoah Speedway Shenandoah Virginia United States May 4, 2006 PO
1031 Bridgeport Speedway – Front Bridgeport New Jersey United States May 5, 2006 DO
1032 Oakland Valley Dirt Oval Cuddebackville New York United States May 6, 2006 DO
1033 Thunder Mountain Speedway Center Lisle New York United States May 6, 2006 DO
1034 Empty Jug Hawley Pennsylvania United States May 6, 2006 DO
1035 Motocross 338 Southwick Massachusetts United States May 7, 2006 DRC
1036 Glen Ridge Motorsports Park Fultonville New York United States May 7, 2006 DO
1037 Calumet County Speedway Chilton Wisconsin United States May 19, 2006 DO
1038 Grant County Speedway Lancaster Wisconsin United States May 20, 2006 DO
1039 Blackhawk Farms Raceway Rockton Illinois United States May 21, 2006 PRC
1040 Milwaukee Mile West Allis Wisconsin United States May 21, 2006 PRC
1041 Park Jefferson Speedway Jefferson South Dakota United States May 25, 2006 DO
1042 Superior Speedway Superior Wisconsin United States May 26, 2006 DO
1043 Brainerd International Raceway Brainerd Minnesota United States May 27, 2006 PRC
1044 Canby Speedway Canby Minnesota United States May 27, 2006 DO
1045 Crawford County Speedway Denison Iowa United States May 28, 2006 DF8
1046 Sheyenne River Speedway Lisbon North Dakota United States May 29, 2006 DO
1047 Tri-State Speedway Sisseton South Dakota United States May 29, 2006 DO
1048 Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch Pahrump Nevada United States June 3, 2006 PRC
1049 Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Nevada United States June 3, 2006 PO
1050 Hibbing Raceway Hibbing Minnesota United States June 6, 2006 DO
1051 Buena Vista Raceway Alta Iowa United States June 7, 2006 DO
1052 Midway Speedway Lebanon Missouri United States June 8, 2006 DO
1053 Rocky Top Raceway Coal Grove Ohio United States June 9, 2006 DO
1054 Midvale Speedway Midvale Ohio United States June 10, 2006 PO
1055 Midvale Speedway Midvale Ohio United States June 10, 2006 PF8
1056 Spring Valley Raceway Millport Ohio United States June 11, 2006 DRC
1057 Rialto Airport Speedway Rialto California United States June 17, 2006 PO
1058 Lawrenceburg Speedway Lawrenceburg Indiana United States June 20, 2006 DF8
1059 Lawrenceburg Speedway Lawrenceburg Indiana United States June 20, 2006 INNER-DO
1060 Thunder Mountain Speedway Knox Dale Pennsylvania United States June 21, 2006 DO
1061 State Park Speedway Wausau Wisconsin United States June 22, 2006 PO
1062 Dodge County Fairgrounds Speedway Beaver Dam Wisconsin United States June 23, 2006 DO
1063 Lucas Oil Speedway Wheatland Missouri United States June 24, 2006 DO
1064 Lucas Oil Speedway Wheatland Missouri United States June 24, 2006 DF8
1065 Tri-City Speedway Granite City Illinois United States June 25, 2006 INNER-DO
1066 Lake Ozark Speedway Eldon Missouri United States June 29, 2006 DO
1067 Poplar Bluff Speedway Poplar Bluff Missouri United States June 30, 2006 DO
1068 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway Indiana United States July 1, 2006 PRC
1069 Rush County Fairgrounds Rushville Indiana United States July 1, 2006 DO
1070 Rock Castle Speedway Mount Vernon Kentucky United States July 2, 2006 PO
1071 Heartland Park Topeka Topeka Kansas United States July 3, 2006 DO
1072 Thunderhill Speedway Mayetta Kansas United States July 3, 2006 DO
1073 Little Valley Speedway Little Valley New York United States July 13, 2006 DO
1074 Canaan Speedway Canaan New Hampshire United States July 14, 2006 PO
1075 Twin State Speedway Claremont New Hampshire United States July 14, 2006 PF8
1076 Legion Speedway Wentworth New Hampshire United States July 15, 2006 DO
1077 White Mountain Motorsports Park North Woodstock New Hampshire United States July 15, 2006 PO
1078 Devil’s Bowl Speedway West Haven Vermont United States July 16, 2006 DO
1079 Stafford Motor Speedway Stafford Springs Connecticut United States July 17, 2006 INNER-PO
1080 Little Log House Speedway Hastings Minnesota United States July 28, 2006 DO
1081 Chickasaw Big Four County Fairgrounds Nashua Iowa United States July 29, 2006 DF8
1082 Buffalo River Speedway Glyndon Minnesota United States July 30, 2006 DO
1083 Atomic Motor Raceway Atomic City Idaho United States August 4, 2006 DO
1084 Miller Motorsports Park Tooele Utah United States August 4, 2006 PRC
1085 Mission Valley Speedway Pablo Montana United States August 5, 2006 PO
1086 Rock Creek Race Track Kimberly Idaho United States August 6, 2006 DO
1087 Stevens County Fairgrounds Morris Minnesota United States August 9, 2006 DO
1088 Norman County Raceway Ada Minnesota United States August 10, 2006 DO
1089 Miller Speedway Miller South Dakota United States August 11, 2006 DO
1090 Gimli Motorsport Park Gimli Manitoba Canada August 13, 2006 PRC
1091 Bemidji Speedway Bemidji Minnesota United States August 13, 2006 DO
1092 Dayton Fairgrounds Dayton Pennsylvania United States August 14, 2006 DF8
1093 Holmes County Fairgrounds Millersburg Ohio United States August 15, 2006 DF8
1094 Lawrence County Fairgrounds New Castle Pennsylvania United States August 16, 2006 DF8
1095 Armada County Fairgrounds Armada Michigan United States August 17, 2006 DF8
1096 Spencer Speedway Williamson New York United States August 18, 2006 PO
1097 Yates County Fairgrounds Penn Yan New York United States August 19, 2006 DO
1098 Tillsonburg Fairgrounds Tillsonburg Ontario Canada August 20, 2006 DF8
1099 Marshfield Fairgrounds Marshfield Massachusetts United States August 21, 2006 DF8
1100 Cambridge Fair Cambridge Ontario Canada September 9, 2006 DF8
1101 Georgetown Fairgrounds Georgetown Ontario Canada September 9, 2006 DF8
1102 Oakwood Community Centre Oakwood Ontario Canada September 10, 2006 DF8
1103 Western Fairgrounds Raceway London Ontario Canada September 10, 2006 DF8
1104 Rice Lake Speedway Rice Lake Wisconsin United States September 14, 2006 DO
1105 Iowa Speedway Newton Iowa United States September 15, 2006 PO
1106 Calhoun County Raceway Rockwell City Iowa United States September 16, 2006 DO
1107 Harrison County Fairgrounds Missouri Valley Iowa United States September 16, 2006 DF8
1108 Hutchinson Raceway Park Hutchinson Kansas United States September 22, 2006 DO
1109 Dodge City Raceway Park Dodge City Kansas United States September 23, 2006 PO
1110 Dodge City Raceway Park Dodge City Kansas United States September 23, 2006 DO
1111 Enid Motor Speedway Enid Oklahoma United States September 24, 2006 DO
1112 Desert Thunder Raceway Price Utah United States September 29, 2006 DO

 

One of the best things about trackchasing is seeing the changing of the seasons as I travel the country beginning in January and ending in December.

One of the best things about trackchasing is seeing the changing of the seasons as I travel the country beginning in January and ending in December.

 

1113 Norfolk County Fairgrounds Simcoe Ontario Canada October 4, 2006 DF8
1114 LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway West Salem Wisconsin United States October 5, 2006 INNER-DO
1115 Hudson Speedway Hudson New Hampshire United States October 8, 2006 PO
1116 Londonderry Raceway Manchester New Hampshire United States October 8, 2006 PO
1117 Topsfield Fairgrounds Arena Topsfield Massachusetts United States October 9, 2006 DF8
1118 Cricket Arena Charlotte North Carolina United States October 11, 2006 INDOOR-PO
1119 Gordon Park Speedway Groveton Georgia United States October 13, 2006 DO
1120 I-20 Kartway Batesburg South Carolina United States October 14, 2006 DO
1121 Hemi Speedway Mount Croghan South Carolina United States October 15, 2006 DO
1122 South Georgia Motorsports Park Cecil Georgia United States October 25, 2006 PO
1123 Altus Speedway Altus Oklahoma United States October 29, 2006 PO
1124 Riverside Raceway Park Mayodan North Carolina United States November 3, 2006 DO
1125 Hickory Motor Speedway Hickory North Carolina United States November 4, 2006 PO
1126 Delaware International Speedway Delmar Delaware United States November 5, 2006 DO
1127 Kansas Coliseum – Arena Building Valley Center Kansas United States November 18, 2006 INDOOR-DO
1128 Mercedes Benz of Sugar Land Road Course Angleton Texas United States November 19, 2006 PRC
1129 OCR Action Sports Park Rougemont North Carolina United States December 3, 2006 PO
1130 Boone County Raceway Columbia Missouri United States December 9, 2006 DO
1131 Boone County Raceway Columbia Missouri United States December 10, 2006 DF8

 

Trackchaser John Osowski and his family enjoy the racing at Devos Place.

Trackchaser John Osowski and his family enjoy the racing at Devos Place.

 

1132 DeVos Place Grand Rapids Michigan United States December 15, 2006 INDOOR-PO
1133 Greensboro Coliseum Greensboro North Carolina United States December 16, 2006 INDOOR-PO
1134 Western Springs Speedway Western Springs North Island New Zealand December 26, 2006 DO
1135 Blue Chip Speedway at Baypark Mt. Maunganui North Island New Zealand December 28, 2006 DO
1136 Upper Hutt Family Speedway Upper Hutt North Island New Zealand December 29, 2006 DO
1137 Stratford Speedway Stratford North Island New Zealand December 30, 2006 DO
1138 Huntly Speedway Huntly North Island New Zealand December 31, 2006 DO

 




2007 – 160 tracks

 

1139 Meeanee Speedway Hawkes Bay North Island New Zealand January 1, 2007 DO

 

In one of the craziest things we've ever done Carol strapped into a two-seated sprint car for an ACTUAL race in New Zealand.

In one of the craziest things we’ve ever done Carol strapped into a two-seated sprint car for an ACTUAL race in New Zealand.

 

I think she was just happy to get back alive!

I think she was just happy to get back alive!

 

If Carol could do it so could I.  This was one of the wildest trackchasing experiences I've ever had.

If Carol could do it so could I. This was one of the wildest trackchasing experiences I’ve ever had.

 

Check it out.  We were actually riding in a real sprint car race.

Check it out. We were actually riding in a real sprint car race.

 

1140 Meremere Raceway Meremere North Island New Zealand January 1, 2007 DO
1141 Top of the South Speedway Richmond South Island New Zealand January 2, 2007 DO
1142 Woodford Glen Speedway Christchurch South Island New Zealand January 3, 2007 DO
1143 Robertson Holden International Speedway Palmerston North North Island New Zealand January 5, 2007 DO
1144 Taupo Motorsport Park Taupo North Island New Zealand January 6, 2007 PRC
1145 Waikaraka Park International Speedway Auckland North Island New Zealand January 6, 2007 DO

 

I've seen racing at several stick and ball sport stadia.  This was racing at Angels Stadium in Anaheim, California.

I’ve seen racing at several stick and ball sport stadia. This was racing at Angels Stadium in Anaheim, California.

 

1146 Angel Stadium of Anaheim Anaheim California United States January 13, 2007 INNER-DO
1147 Angel Stadium of Anaheim Anaheim California United States January 13, 2007 OUTER-DO
1148 West Valley Speedway Surprise Arizona United States January 14, 2007 DO
1149 Sandia Motorsports Park Albuquerque New Mexico United States January 28, 2007 PRC
1150 Grand Prix De Lanaudiere Lavaltrie Quebec Canada February 3, 2007 ICE-RC

 

Ice racing viewing conditions can be rough.  This was the only car I saw leaving the track early today at intermission.

Ice racing viewing conditions can be rough. This was the only car I saw leaving the track early today at intermission.

 

1151 Stadiaume St-Guillaume St.-Guillaume Quebec Canada February 4, 2007 DO
1152 Ste-Eulalie Ice Track Ste-Eulalie Quebec Canada February 4, 2007 DO
1153 Caldwell Rodeo Arena Caldwell Idaho United States February 10, 2007 DO
1154 Balsam Lake Ice Track Balsam Lake Wisconsin United States February 18, 2007 ICE-RC
1155 Northeast Pond Ice Track Milton New Hampshire United States February 24, 2007 ICE-O
1156 Lee Pond Ice Track Moultonboro New Hampshire United States February 25, 2007 ICE-O
1157 New Hendry County Speedway Clewiston Florida United States March 3, 2007 DO

 

This was one of the wildest events I've ever attended.

This was one of the wildest events I’ve ever attended.

 

These races took place in 2-3 feet of water!

These races took place in 2-3 feet of water!

 

1158 Florida Sports Park Naples Florida United States March 4, 2007 DO
1159 Honeoye Lake Ice Track Honeoye New York United States March 10, 2007 ICE-RC
1160 Houston Motorsports Park Houston Texas United States March 16, 2007 PO
1161 Houston Raceway Park Baytown Texas United States March 16, 2007 DO
1162 Dawgwood Speedway Chatsworth Georgia United States March 17, 2007 DO
1163 Toccoa Speedway Toccoa Georgia United States March 17, 2007 DO
1164 Tazewell Speedway Tazewell Tennessee United States March 18, 2007 DO
1165 Malden Speedway Malden Missouri United States March 23, 2007 DO
1166 Dacosa Speedway Dacosa Mississippi United States March 24, 2007 PO
1167 Swinging Bridge Raceway Jackson Mississippi United States March 24, 2007 DO
1168 Florence Motor Speedway Florence South Carolina United States March 25, 2007 PO
1169 Foothills Raceway Easley South Carolina United States March 30, 2007 DO
1170 Mileback Speedway Gray Court South Carolina United States March 30, 2007 DO
1171 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg St. Petersburg Florida United States April 1, 2007 STREET-RC

 

There's nothing like watching road racing in Vegas!

There’s nothing like watching road racing in Vegas!

 

1172 Vegas Grand Prix Las Vegas Nevada United States April 8, 2007 STREET-RC
1173 Huntsville Speedway Huntsville Alabama United States April 13, 2007 PO
1174 Dillon Motor Speedway Dillon South Carolina United States April 14, 2007 PO
1175 Low Country Kartway Aynor South Carolina United States April 14, 2007 DO
1176 Valley Dirt Riders Berthoud Colorado United States April 15, 2007 DO

 

I love stadium off-road racing.

I love stadium off-road racing.

 

1177 Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Lancaster California United States April 22, 2007 DRC
1178 Sertoma Speedway Tularosa New Mexico United States April 27, 2007 DO
1179 Sandia Motorsports Park Albuquerque New Mexico United States April 28, 2007 INNER-PO
1180 Sandia Motorsports Park Albuquerque New Mexico United States April 28, 2007 OUTER-PO
1181 Hollywood Hills Speedway San Felipe Pueblo New Mexico United States April 29, 2007 DO

 

It was great to welcome in son-in-law James to the greater Lewis family.

It was great to welcome in son-in-law James to the greater Lewis family.

 

A great time was had by all.

A great time was had by all.

 

1182 Meridian Speedway Meridian Idaho United States May 11, 2007 PO
1183 Diamond Mountain Speedway Vernal Utah United States May 12, 2007 DO
1184 Rocky Mountain Raceways Salt Lake City Utah United States May 12, 2007 DO
1185 Rocky Mountain Raceways Salt Lake City Utah United States May 12, 2007 PF8
1186 Modoc Speedway Modoc South Carolina United States May 18, 2007 DO
1187 Laurens County Speedway Laurens South Carolina United States May 19, 2007 DO

 

Once in a while I run into our son J.J. in an airport.  That's not too unusual.  He's a commercial airline pilot.  Our paths crossed here in Chicago.

Once in a while I run into our son J.J. in an airport. That’s not too unusual. He’s a commercial airline pilot. Our paths crossed here in Chicago.

 

1188 Possum Kingdom Super Speedway Belton South Carolina United States May 19, 2007 DO
1189 Fairplex at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds Pomona California United States May 20, 2007 TEMPORARY-DRC
1190 Lowe’s Motor Speedway Harrisburg North Carolina United States May 24, 2007 PRC
1191 Lowe’s Motor Speedway Harrisburg North Carolina United States May 24, 2007 INDOOR-PO
1192 Madison International Speedway Oregon Wisconsin United States May 25, 2007 INNER-PO
1193 Thunderbird Stadium Bremerton Washington United States May 26, 2007 DO
1194 Thunderbird Stadium Bremerton Washington United States May 26, 2007 DF8
1195 Whispering Pines Motorsports Park Kamloops British Columbia Canada May 27, 2007 DRC

 

TV interview with Channel 11 in Twin Falls, Idaho.

TV interview with Channel 11 in Twin Falls, Idaho.

 

1196 Magic Valley Speedway Twin Falls Idaho United States May 28, 2007 PO
1197 Owyhee Motorcycle Raceway Park Boise Idaho United States June 1, 2007 DO
1198 Race City Motorsports Park Calgary Alberta Canada June 2, 2007 PRC
1199 Edmonton International Raceway Wetaskiwin Alberta Canada June 2, 2007 PO
1200 Castrol Raceway Edmonton Alberta Canada June 2, 2007 DO
1201 Hidden Valley Motorsports Park Drumheller Alberta Canada June 3, 2007 DO
1202 Boyd’s Speedway Ringgold Georgia United States June 8, 2007 DO
1203 Brown County Speedway Russellville Ohio United States June 9, 2007 DO
1204 Brush Creek Motorsports Complex Peebles Ohio United States June 9, 2007 DO

 

I love the Antique Auto Racing Association (AARN) racing back in Ohio.

I love the Antique Auto Racing Association (AARN) racing back in Ohio.

 

1205 Fayette County Fairgrounds Washington Courthouse Ohio United States June 9, 2007 DO
1206 Hilltop Speedway Millersburg Ohio United States June 10, 2007 DO
1207 Vinton Raceway Vinton Ohio United States June 10, 2007 DO
1208 I-70 Speedway Odessa Missouri United States June 13, 2007 ADJACENT-DO
1209 LA Raceway LaMonte Missouri United States June 14, 2007 DO

 

I'm a big fan of Midwest modified racing.

I’m a big fan of Midwest modified racing.

 

1210 Valley Speedway Grain Valley Missouri United States June 22, 2007 DO
1211 Calhoun County Raceway Rockwell City Iowa United States June 23, 2007 DF8
1212 Jamaica Raceway Jamaica Iowa United States June 23, 2007 PO
1213 Iowa Speedway Newton Iowa United States June 24, 2007 PRC
1214 Butler Motor Speedway Butler Missouri United States June 24, 2007 DO
1215 Aztec Speedway Aztec New Mexico United States June 30, 2007 DO
1216 Kart Kanyon Speedway Aztec New Mexico United States June 30, 2007 DO
1217 SunValley Speedway Vernon British Columbia Canada July 1, 2007 PO
1218 Delmarva Motorsports Park Seaford Delaware United States July 6, 2007 DO
1219 Georgetown Speedway Georgetown Delaware United States July 6, 2007 DO
1220 Hunterstown Speedway Hunterstown Pennsylvania United States July 7, 2007 DO
1221 Shippensburg Speedway Shippensburg Pennsylvania United States July 7, 2007 DO
1222 Blanket Hill Speedway Whitesburg Pennsylvania United States July 8, 2007 DO
1223 Pike County Speedway Pittsfield Illinois United States July 13, 2007 DO

 

It's hard to avoid chain retailers but I try.

It’s hard to avoid chain retailers but I try.

 

1224 Lincoln County Fairgrounds Troy Missouri United States July 13, 2007 DF8
1225 Mitchell County Fairgrounds Osage Iowa United States July 14, 2007 DF8
1226 Scott County Fairgrounds Scottsburg Indiana United States July 15, 2007 DO
1227 Barry Expo Center Hastings Michigan United States July 16, 2007 DF8
1228 Lycoming County Fairgrounds Hughesville Pennsylvania United States July 17, 2007 DF8
1229 Delaware County Fairgrounds Muncie Indiana United States July 18, 2007 DO
1230 Delaware County Fairgrounds Muncie Indiana United States July 18, 2007 DF8
1231 Van Buren County Youth Fairgrounds Hartford Michigan United States July 19, 2007 DRC
1232 High Banks Speedway Philpot Kentucky United States July 20, 2007 DO

 

I can't say enough about the promoter at the High Banks Speedway who worked like a dog to get his figure 8 track ready to race.

I can’t say enough about the promoter at the High Banks Speedway who worked like a dog to get his figure 8 track ready to race.

 

1233 High Banks Speedway Philpot Kentucky United States July 20, 2007 DF8
1234 Soil MX Bone Gap Illinois United States July 21, 2007 DRC
1235 Western Kentucky Speedway Nebo Kentucky United States July 21, 2007 DO
1236 Windy Hollow Speedway Owensboro Kentucky United States July 22, 2007 INNER-DF8
1237 Teton County Fairgrounds Jackson Wyoming United States July 26, 2007 DF8
1238 Gallatin International Speedway Belgrade Montana United States July 27, 2007 DO
1239 BMP Speedway Billings Montana United States July 28, 2007 DO
1240 Sweetwater Events Complex Rock Springs Wyoming United States July 31, 2007 DF8
1241 Washington Speedway Washington Kansas United States August 3, 2007 DO
1242 Carroll County Fairgrounds Coon Rapids Iowa United States August 4, 2007 DF8
1243 Maxville Fire Department Maxwell Iowa United States August 4, 2007 DF8
1244 Iowa Speedway Newton Iowa United States August 5, 2007 TEMPORARY-PO

 

I play my share of golf out on the track chasing trail.  This deer runs across an Amana Colonies (IA) golf green.

I play my share of golf out on the track chasing trail. This deer runs across an Amana Colonies (IA) golf green.

 

1245 Sarpy County Fair & Rodeo Arena Springfield Nebraska United States August 5, 2007 DF8
1246 Newaygo County Fairgrounds Fremont Michigan United States August 6, 2007 DF8
1247 Newaygo County Fairgrounds Fremont Michigan United States August 7, 2007 DRC
1248 Shiawassee County Fairgrounds Corunna Michigan United States August 8, 2007 DF8
1249 Tioga County Fairgrounds Wellsboro Pennsylvania United States August 9, 2007 DF8
1250 Coopersville Festival Grounds Coopersville Michigan United States August 10, 2007 DRC
1251 Winston Motor Speedway Rothbury Michigan United States August 10, 2007 DO
1252 Jackson Speedway Jackson Michigan United States August 11, 2007 DO
1253 Springport Motor Speedway Springport Michigan United States August 11, 2007 PO
1254 Double X Speedway California Missouri United States August 12, 2007 DO
1255 RPM Speedway Hays Kansas United States August 14, 2007 DO
1256 KAM Raceway Hastings Nebraska United States August 24, 2007 DO
1257 Boneyard Park Edgar Nebraska United States August 25, 2007 DF8
1258 Lincoln County Raceway North Platte Nebraska United States August 25, 2007 INDOOR-DO
1259 Lincoln County Raceway North Platte Nebraska United States August 25, 2007 OUTER-DO
1260 Motorsport Park Hastings Hastings Nebraska United States August 25, 2007 PRC

 

I love watching racing on Sunday afternoons.  It's my favorite time of the week.

I love watching racing on Sunday afternoons. It’s my favorite time of the week.

 

1261 Dirtona Raceway Hugoton Kansas United States August 26, 2007 DO
1262 Paris Fairgrounds Paris Ontario Canada August 30, 2007 DF8
1263 Autodrome Edelweiss Cantley Quebec Canada August 31, 2007 DO
1264 Barrie Speedway Barrie Ontario Canada September 1, 2007 PO
1265 Sunset Speedway Stroud Ontario Canada September 1, 2007 PO
1266 Kinmount Fairgrounds Kinmount Ontario Canada September 2, 2007 DF8
1267 Orangeville Fairgrounds Orangeville Ontario Canada September 2, 2007 DF8

 

Just by luck I ran into track chaser Paul Weisel in Monmouth.  He was towing a wayward sprint car home.

Just by luck I ran into track chaser Paul Weisel in Monmouth. He was towing a wayward sprint car home.

 

1268 Warren County Prime Beef Festival Monmouth Illinois United States September 5, 2007 DO
1269 Warren County Prime Beef Festival Monmouth Illinois United States September 6, 2007 DF8
1270 Camden Speedway Camden Tennessee United States September 7, 2007 DO
1271 24 Raceway Moberly Missouri United States September 8, 2007 DO
1272 Westby Nordic Raceway Westby Wisconsin United States September 9, 2007 PO
1273 Noise Park Raceway Idaho Falls Idaho United States September 14, 2007 DO

 

I had to ride a ferry to this track.  This was a most fun track because of it's ruralness and what it took to get there.

I had to ride a ferry to this track. This was a most fun track because of it’s ruralness and what it took to get there.

 

1274 Northport International Raceway Northport Washington United States September 16, 2007 DO
1275 Summit Raceway Elko Nevada United States September 21, 2007 DO
1276 Champion Park Speedway Haughton Louisiana United States September 28, 2007 DO
1277 Victorville Auto Raceway Victorville California United States September 29, 2007 DF8
1278 Chula Vista International Raceway II Chula Vista California United States September 30, 2007 DRC
1279 Mid America Speedway South Coffeyville Oklahoma United States October 5, 2007 DO
1280 River’s Edge Road Mission British Columbia Canada October 7, 2007 PRC

 

Carol and I are "adventure" travelers.  In Mexico we eat in some unusual places.

Carol and I are “adventure” travelers. In Mexico we eat in some unusual places.

 

These adventures are much of the fun out on the trackchasing trail.

These adventures are much of the fun out on the trackchasing trail.

 

1281 Triovalo Bernardo Obregon Tiajomulco de Zeniga Jalisco Mexico October 14, 2007 PO
1282 Texas Motor Speedway Fort Worth Texas United States October 19, 2007 TEMPORARY-DRC
1283 411 Motor Speedway Seymour Tennessee United States October 27, 2007 DO
1284 Beechnut Raceway Blountville Tennessee United States October 27, 2007 DO
1285 Lamar-Dixon Expo Center Gonzales Louisiana United States November 2, 2007 DO
1286 Riverside International Speedway West Memphis Arkansas United States November 3, 2007 DO
1287 Atoka Raceway Park Atoka Tennessee United States November 3, 2007 DO
1288 Las Vegas International Off Road Raceway Primm Nevada United States November 4, 2007 DRC
1289 Pueblo Motorsports Park Pueblo Colorado United States November 11, 2007 PRC
1290 South Texas Speedway Corpus Christi Texas United States November 16, 2007 DO
1291 Checkered Flag Speedway Hohenwald Tennessee United States November 17, 2007 DO
1292 Winchester Speedway Winchester Tennessee United States November 17, 2007 DO
1293 Lake Cumberland Speedway Burnside Kentucky United States November 18, 2007 DO
1294 Eagles Canyon Raceway-3.4M Slidell Texas United States December 1, 2007 PRC
1295 No Problem Raceway Park Belle Rose Louisiana United States December 2, 2007 PRC

 

I like go-kart racing when I get a chance to see it.  Our future racers often come from this type of racing.

I like go-kart racing when I get a chance to see it. Our future racers often come from this type of racing.

 

1296 Bushy Park Circuit Bushy Park Barbados December 9, 2007 PRC
1297 Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Fort Wayne Indiana United States December 28, 2007 PO
1298 Lee County Agri-Center Verona Mississippi United States December 30, 2007 DO

 

Race fans are pretty much the same anywhere you go.

Race fans are pretty much the same anywhere you go.

 





2008 – 102 tracks

 

 

1299 Barnes Lake Ice Track Ashcroft British Columbia Canada January 13, 2008 ICE-RC
1300 Bira Circuit Pattaya Thailand January 20, 2008 PRC
1301 Cameron Lake Ice Track Erskine Minnesota United States January 26, 2008 ICE-O
1302 Birch Lake Ice Track Hackensack Minnesota United States January 27, 2008 ICE-O
1303 Mille Lacs Lake Ice Track Garrison Minnesota United States January 27, 2008 ICE-RC
1304 Mille Lacs Lake Ice Track Garrison Minnesota United States January 27, 2008 ICE-O
1305 Ozark Empire Fairgrounds Arena Springfield Missouri United States February 1, 2008 INDOOR-DO
1306 Atlanta Motor Speedway Hampton Georgia United States February 2, 2008 PRC
1307 Brainerd International Raceway Ice Track Brainerd Minnesota United States February 3, 2008 ICE-RC
1308 Bay of Green Bay Ice Track Marinette Wisconsin United States February 9, 2008 ICE-RC
1309 Lake Speed Ice Track Tilleda Wisconsin United States February 9, 2008 ICE-O
1310 Shawano Lake – North Shore Ice Track Shawano Wisconsin United States February 10, 2008 ICE-O
1311 Cecil Bay Iceway Cecil Wisconsin United States February 10, 2008 ICE-O

 

Mototown was an unusual indoor venue.  It was COLD in there.  Sadly, a fire and lack of business ended up closing the place.

Mototown was an unusual indoor venue. It was COLD in there. Sadly, a fire and lack of business ended up closing the place.

  

1312 Mototown USA Windsor Connecticut United States February 15, 2008 DO
1313 Moosehead Lake Ice Track Greenville Junction Maine United States February 16, 2008 ICE-O
1314 Clarence Creek Clarence Creek Ontario Canada February 17, 2008 ICE-O

 

My trackchasing trip to South Africa was truly the trip of a lifetime.  On this game hunt our guide took me, son J.J. and friend Will to some very wild places.

My trackchasing trip to South Africa was truly the trip of a lifetime. On this game hunt our guide took me, son J.J. and friend Will to some very wild places.

 

We saw all kinds of wild animals.  I want to go back for a longer safari.

We saw all kinds of wild animals. I want to go back for a longer safari.

 

The racing in Durban, South Africa was almost an afterthought.

The racing in Durban, South Africa was almost an afterthought.

  

1315 Durban Grand Prix Durban South Africa February 24, 2008 STREET-RC
1316 Lac La Biche Lac La Biche Alberta Canada March 2, 2008 ICE-RC
1317 Rice Lake Ice Track Rice Lake Wisconsin United States March 8, 2008 ICE-O
1318 Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay Ice Track Ashland Wisconsin United States March 9, 2008 ICE-O
1319 Autodromo Hermanos Rodríguez Mexico City Federal District Mexico March 16, 2008 PRC
1320 Hartwell Speedway Hartwell Georgia United States March 22, 2008 DO
1321 Lavonia Speedway Lavonia Georgia United States March 22, 2008 DO
1322 Dover Raceway Brown’s Town Jamaica March 24, 2008 PRC
1323 Lake Country Speedway Ardmore Oklahoma United States March 29, 2008 DO
1324 Swainsboro Raceway Swainsboro Georgia United States April 3, 2008 DO

 

Jim Sabo and I were given the "premier" seats in the house at the Screven Motor Speedway!

Jim Sabo and I were given the “premier” seats in the house at the Screven Motor Speedway!

  

1325 Screven Motor Speedway Sylvania Georgia United States April 4, 2008 DO
1326 Centerville Super Speedway Centerville Arkansas United States April 5, 2008 DO
1327 Central Arkansas Speedway Plumerville Arkansas United States April 5, 2008 DO
1328 Clinton County Speedway Alpha Kentucky United States April 6, 2008 DO
1329 Pleasant Valley Raceway Boise Idaho United States April 20, 2008 DO
1330 Bremerton Motorsports Park Bremerton Washington United States April 26, 2008 PRC
1331 Port Angeles Speedway Port Angeles Washington United States April 26, 2008 PO

 

I've been up to the Evergreen Speedway many times adding 5 different tracks to my lifetime totals.  Did you know that NASCAR's Bill Elliott raced in a figure 8 event at Evergreen?

I’ve been up to the Evergreen Speedway many times adding 5 different tracks to my lifetime totals. Did you know that NASCAR’s Bill Elliott raced in a figure 8 event at Evergreen?

 

1332 Evergreen Speedway Monroe Washington United States April 27, 2008 INNER-PO
1333 Virginia Motor Speedway Saluda Virginia United States May 1, 2008 DO
1334 Natural Bridge Speedway Natural Bridge Virginia United States May 2, 2008 DO
1335 Sturup Raceway Malmo Sweden May 10, 2008 PRC

 

Well, this IS the Prince of Denmark.  Prince Joachim  (sixth in line to the Denmark throne) stopped by for a chat with the “World's #1 Ranked Trackchaser” and “Trackchasing's First Mother”

Well, this IS the Prince of Denmark. Prince Joachim (sixth in line to the Denmark throne) stopped by for a chat with the “World’s #1 Ranked Trackchaser” and “Trackchasing’s First Mother”

 

Morten Alstrup is the author and creator of a beautiful historical racing book titled “Ring Djursland”.  He presented me with a complimentary copy of this beautiful work.

Morten Alstrup is the author and creator of a beautiful historical racing book titled “Ring Djursland”. He presented me with a complimentary copy of this beautiful work.


1336 Ring Djursland Tirstrup Denmark May 11, 2008 PRC
1337 Nisseringen Næstved Denmark May 12, 2008 MIXED-RC
1338 Valentine Speedway Glenrock Wyoming United States May 17, 2008 DO
1339 Gillette Thunder Speedway Gillette Wyoming United States May 17, 2008 DO
1340 Phillips County Raceway Holyoke Colorado United States May 18, 2008 DO

 

I can't trackchase much further north than the North Pole Speedway!

I can’t trackchase much further north than the North Pole Speedway!

 

1341 North Pole Speedway North Pole Alaska United States May 22, 2008 PO
1342 Tanacross Airport Tanacross Alaska United States May 24, 2008 PRC
1343 Mitchell Raceway Fairbanks Alaska United States May 24, 2008 DO
1344 North Star Speedway Palmer Alaska United States May 25, 2008 PO
1345 Capitol Speedway Willow Alaska United States May 25, 2008 DO
1346 Elk City Raceway Elk City Oklahoma United States May 30, 2008 INNER-DO
1347 Sweet Springs Motorsports Park Sweet Springs Missouri United States May 31, 2008 DO
1348 Central Missouri Speedway Warrensburg Missouri United States May 31, 2008 DO
1349 Lucas Oil Speedway Wheatland Missouri United States June 1, 2008 DRC
1350 Ark-La-Tex Speedway Vivian Louisiana United States June 5, 2008 DO
1351 Monticello Speedway Monticello Arkansas United States June 6, 2008 DO
1352 Paris Motor Speedway Blossom Texas United States June 7, 2008 DO
1353 Grayson County Speedway Bells Texas United States June 7, 2008 DO
1354 Prowers County Motorsports Park Lamar Colorado United States June 13, 2008 DO
1355 Moler Raceway Park Williamsburg Ohio United States June 20, 2008 DO
1356 La Junta Raceway La Junta Colorado United States June 21, 2008 PRC
1357 El Paso County Speedway Calhan Colorado United States June 21, 2008 DO
1358 York County Fairgrounds York Nebraska United States June 22, 2008 DF8

 

Jim Holland, sports writer for the Rapid City Journal has always been a big supporter of my trackchasing.

Jim Holland, sports writer for the Rapid City Journal has always been a big supporter of my trackchasing.

 

1359 Black Hills Speedway Rapid City South Dakota United States June 27, 2008 DO
1360 Heartland Speedway Rapid City South Dakota United States June 27, 2008 DO
1361 Newcastle Speedway Newcastle Wyoming United States June 28, 2008 DO
1362 Jackson County Sports Park White City Oregon United States July 11, 2008 DO
1363 Great Basin Raceway Ely Nevada United States July 12, 2008 DO
1364 Lovelock Speedway Lovelock Nevada United States July 13, 2008 DO
1365 Saratoga Speedway Courtenay British Columbia Canada July 19, 2008 PF8
1366 Saratoga Speedway Courtenay British Columbia Canada July 19, 2008 PO
1367 Alberni Motorsports Park Port Alberni British Columbia Canada July 20, 2008 DRC
1368 Scotia Speedworld Halifax Nova Scotia Canada August 1, 2008 PO
1369 Centre for Speed Shediac New Brunswick Canada August 3, 2008 PO
1370 Penticton Speedway Penticton British Columbia Canada August 9, 2008 PO
1371 Penticton Speedway Penticton British Columbia Canada August 9, 2008 DO
1372 Tri-Oval Speedway Fountain City Wisconsin United States August 22, 2008 OUTER-DO
1373 Tri-Oval Speedway Fountain City Wisconsin United States August 22, 2008 INNER-DO
1374 Genesee Speedway Batavia New York United States August 23, 2008 DO
1375 Limerock Speedway Caledonia New York United States August 23, 2008 DO
1376 Wyalusing Valley Motorsports Park Wysox Pennsylvania United States August 24, 2008 DO
1377 Utica-Rome Speedway Vernon New York United States August 24, 2008 INNER-DO
1378 Hebron Harvest Fair Hebron Connecticut United States September 5, 2008 DF8
1379 Shadybowl Speedway DeGraff Ohio United States September 6, 2008 PO
1380 Beamsville Fairgrounds Beamsville Ontario Canada September 7, 2008 DF8
1381 Automotodrom Brno Brno Czech Republic September 13, 2008 PRC

 

This was the first stock car I ever saw in Austria.

This was the first stock car I ever saw in Austria.

 

1382 Lambrechten Lambrechten Austria September 14, 2008 DRC
1383 Sherman County Speedway Goodland Kansas United States September 26, 2008 DO
1384 Thirty-Five Speedway Frankfort Ohio United States September 27, 2008 DO
1385 Oakshade Raceway Wauseon Ohio United States September 28, 2008 DO

 

Racing on the Big Island in Hawaii.

Racing on the Big Island in Hawaii.

 

1386 Big Island Circle Track Hilo Hawaii United States October 11, 2008 DO
1387 Mountain Raceway Park Maryville Tennessee United States October 19, 2008 DO
1388 Tipperary Motor Speedway Rose Green Ireland October 26, 2008 PO
1389 Waterford Raceway Dungarvan Ireland October 27, 2008 PO
1390 South Dakota Circuit Timehri Guyana November 2, 2008 PRC
1391 NJ Mtrsprts Park – Thunderbolt Raceway Millville New Jersey United States November 9, 2008 PRC

 

I figured 19 pull-ups should about do it before heading into the Macau (China) Grand Prix.

I figured 19 pull-ups should about do it before heading into the Macau (China) Grand Prix.

 

1392 Guia Circuit Macau China November 16, 2008 PRC
1393 Texana Raceway Park Edna Texas United States November 21, 2008 DO
1394 Gator Motorplex Willis Texas United States November 22, 2008 DO
1395 Grand River Speedway Urich Missouri United States November 23, 2008 OUTER-PO
1396 Grand River Speedway Urich Missouri United States November 23, 2008 INNER-DO
1397 Grand River Speedway Urich Missouri United States November 23, 2008 DF8
1398 Autodromo La Guacima La Guácima Costa Rica November 30, 2008 PRC
1399 Sumter County Motorsports Park Bushnell Florida United States December 13, 2008 DO
1400 Kemper Raceway @ the Kemper Arena Kansas City Missouri United States December 20, 2008 INDOOR-DO


 

2009 – 117 tracks

 

1401 Death Valley Raceway Amargosa Valley Nevada United States January 3, 2009 DO
1402 Marion Pond Ice Track Marion Wisconsin United States January 11, 2009 ICE-O
1403 Weyauwega Lake Weyauwega Wisconsin United States January 11, 2009 ICE-O
1404 Grandvalira Circuit Port d’Envalira Andorra January 17, 2009 DRC
1405 Kuna International Raceway Kuna Idaho United States January 25, 2009 DO
1406 Circuito Efren Chemolli Buenos Aires Argentina January 31, 2009 DO 

 

The best thing about Carol is that, with a little encouragement, she's willing to try just about anything.  She would race this car in the feature event at the Lake Speed Ice Track in Wisconsin.

The best thing about Carol is that, with a little encouragement, she’s willing to try just about anything. She would race this car in the feature event at the Lake Speed Ice Track in Wisconsin.

 

Carol's in the pink #07; I'm in the yellow #45B.   It looked like I was going to have to root my way through no matter what kind of family feud it might create.

Carol’s in the pink #07; I’m in the yellow #45B. It looked like I was going to have to root my way through no matter what kind of family feud it might create.

 

1407 DeltaPlex Arena Grand Rapids Michigan United States February 8, 2009 PO
1408 Losail International Circuit Doha Qatar February 13, 2009 PRC
1409 Lake Washington Ice Track Mankato Minnesota United States February 15, 2009 ICE-RC
1410 Bahrain International Circuit Sakhir Bahrain February 27, 2009 PRC
1411 Dubai Autodrome Dubai United Arab Emirates February 28, 2009 PRC
1412 Dunkin’ Donuts Center Providence Rhode Island United States March 6, 2009 INDOOR-PO
1413 Fur Rondy Grand Prix Anchorage Alaska United States March 8, 2009 STREET-RC
1414 Perris Auto Speedway Perris California United States March 14, 2009 TEMPORARY-DRC
1415 Autodromo de Tocancipa Tocancipa Columbia March 22, 2009 PRC
1416 Motorland Aragon Alcaniz Spain March 28, 2009 DRC
1417 Circuito de Murça Murça Portugal March 29, 2009 DRC
1418 High Plains Speedway Clovis New Mexico United States April 19, 2009 DO
1419 Flomaton Speedway Flomaton Alabama United States April 22, 2009 DO
1420 Monadnock Speedway Winchester New Hampshire United States April 25, 2009 PO
1421 Kapelluhraun Hafnarfjorour Iceland April 25, 2009 PRC
1422 Berlin Lions ClubFairgrounds East Berlin Connecticut United States April 26, 2009 DO
1423 Tri-State Speedway Amarillo Texas United States May 1, 2009 DO
1424 Uranium Capital Speedway Milan New Mexico United States May 2, 2009 DO
1425 Speedworld Off Road Park Surprise Arizona United States May 3, 2009 DRC
1426 Hungaroring Mogyorod Hungary May 8, 2009 PRC
1427 Hoch Ybrig Hoch Ybrig Switzerland May 9, 2009 MIXED-RC
1428 Vighizzolo d”Este Stock Car Track Vighizzolo d’Este Italy May 10, 2009 DRC
1429 Siskiyou Motor Speedway Yreka California United States May 16, 2009 DO
1430 Delberts Memorial Raceway Lakeport California United States May 17, 2009 DO
1431 Canaan Dirt Speedway Canaan New Hampshire United States May 22, 2009 DO
1432 New Hampshire Intl Speedway Loudon New Hampshire United States May 23, 2009 PRC
1433 Riverside Speedway Groveton New Hampshire United States May 23, 2009 PO
1434 Bear Ridge Speedway Bradford Vermont United States May 23, 2009 DO
1435 Quic Raceway Tiverton Rhode Island United States May 24, 2009 PO
1436 Seekonk Speedway Seekonk Massachusetts United States May 25, 2009 DF8
1437 Lee USA Speedway Lee New Hampshire United States May 29, 2009 PO
1438 Pomfret Speedway Pomfret Connecticut United States May 30, 2009 PO
1439 Route 106 Race Park Pembroke New Hampshire United States May 30, 2009 PO
1440 Sugar Hill Speedway Weare New Hampshire United States May 31, 2009 PO
1441 Unity Raceway Unity Maine United States June 5, 2009 PO
1442 Get-Er-Done Speedway Skowhegan Maine United States June 6, 2009 DO
1443 Thundering Valley Speedway Saint Albans Maine United States June 6, 2009 PO
1444 Spud Speedway Caribou Maine United States June 7, 2009 PO
1445 McLean County Speedway Underwood North Dakota United States June 11, 2009 DO
1446 WaKeeney Speedway WaKeeney Kansas United States June 21, 2009 DO
1447 Waynesfield Motor Sports Park Waynesfield Ohio United States June 24, 2009 DO
1448 Clayhill Motor Sports Atwood Tennessee United States June 25, 2009 DO
1449 Lil’ Indy Carrothers Ohio United States June 27, 2009 DO
1450 Shepp’s Speedway Alexander Illinois United States June 28, 2009 DO
1451 Sigma Phi Gamma Park Hartford City Indiana United States June 28, 2009 STREET-RC
1452 Putnam Speed Park Ottawa Ohio United States June 28, 2009 DO
1453 Seekonk Speedway Seekonk Massachusetts United States July 10, 2009 ADJACENT-PO
1454 Stafford Motor Speedway Stafford Springs Connecticut United States July 11, 2009 PRC
1455 Richmond Karting Speedway Richmond Maine United States July 12, 2009 PO
1456 Clinton County Fairgrounds Wilmington Ohio United States July 13, 2009 DF8
1457 Lyon County Fairgrounds Rock Rapids Iowa United States July 15, 2009 DF8
1458 Dakota State Fair Speedway Huron South Dakota United States July 16, 2009 DO
1459 Wagner Speedway Wagner South Dakota United States July 17, 2009 DO
1460 Madison County Fairgrounds London Ohio United States July 18, 2009 DF8
1461 Muskingum County Speedway Zanesville Ohio United States July 18, 2009 DO
1462 Schenley Park Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States July 19, 2009 STREET-RC
1463 Fort Payne Motor Speedway Fyffe Alabama United States July 20, 2009 DO
1464 Barnstable Fairgrounds East Falmouth Massachusetts United States July 21, 2009 DF8
1465 Warren County Fairgrounds Lebanon Ohio United States July 22, 2009 DF8
1466 Elko Speedway Elko Minnesota United States July 23, 2009 DO
1467 Rapid Speedway Rock Rapids Iowa United States July 24, 2009 DO
1468 Button Buck Speedway Spring Valley Minnesota United States July 25, 2009 DO
1469 Thunder Hill Speedway Menomonie Wisconsin United States July 25, 2009 DO
1470 Thunder Mountain Speedway Bottineau North Dakota United States July 26, 2009 DO
1471 Franklin County Fairgrounds Highgate Center Vermont United States July 30, 2009 DF8
1472 250 Speedway Cadiz Ohio United States July 31, 2009 DO
1473 Mineral City Speedway Fort Dodge Iowa United States August 3, 2009 DO
1474 Cottage Grove Speedway Cottage Grove Oregon United States August 7, 2009 DO
1475 Douglas County Speedway Roseburg Oregon United States August 8, 2009 PO
1476 Rosebud County Fairgrounds Forsyth Montana United States August 9, 2009 TEMPORARY-DRC
1477 Hamilton County Fairgrounds Cincinnati Ohio United States August 13, 2009 DF8
1478 Chandler Motor Speedway Chandler Indiana United States August 14, 2009 DO
1479 Seedtick Raceway Princeton Indiana United States August 14, 2009 DO
1480 Columbus Motor Speedway Columbus Ohio United States August 15, 2009 PF8
1481 Kentucky Motor Speedway Whitesville Kentucky United States August 16, 2009 PO
1482 Kentucky Motor Speedway Whitesville Kentucky United States August 16, 2009 PF8
1483 Texoma Motor Speedway Wichita Falls Texas United States August 21, 2009 INNER-DO
1484 Texoma Motor Speedway Wichita Falls Texas United States August 21, 2009 OUTER-DO
1485 77 Speedway & Arena Newkirk Oklahoma United States August 22, 2009 DF8
1486 Sand Hollow Raceway Park Caldwell Idaho United States August 23, 2009 DO
1487 Bell County Fair Expo Belton Texas United States September 6, 2009 DO
1488 Northwest Missouri State Fairgrounds Bethany Missouri United States September 7, 2009 DO
1489 Grand Rapids Speedway Grand Rapids Minnesota United States September 8, 2009 DO
1490 Saline County Fairgrounds Saline Michigan United States September 9, 2009 DF8
1491 Golden Sands Speedway Plover Wisconsin United States September 11, 2009 PF8
1492 Auto City Speedway Clio Michigan United States September 12, 2009 PF8
1493 Auto City Speedway Clio Michigan United States September 12, 2009 INNER-PO
1494 Airborne Speedway Plattsburgh New York United States September 13, 2009 PO
1495 Brampton Fairgrounds Brampton Ontario Canada September 17, 2009 DF8
1496 Binbrook Fairgrounds Binbrook Ontario Canada September 18, 2009 DF8
1497 Intermountain Off-Road Raceway Acton Montana United States September 20, 2009 DRC
1498 Oklahoma Sports Park Ada Oklahoma United States September 25, 2009 DO
1499 Albion Bolton Fairgrounds Bolton Ontario Canada September 26, 2009 DF8
1500 Glencoe Fairgrounds Glencoe Ontario Canada September 27, 2009 DF8
1501 Thorndale Fairgrounds Stroud Ontario Canada September 27, 2009 DF8
1502 Tillsonburg Indoor Speedway Tillsonburg Ontario Canada September 27, 2009 DO
1503 Brill’s Motor Speedway Meeker Oklahoma United States October 2, 2009 DO
1504 Git-R-Done Raceway Beaver Oklahoma United States October 3, 2009 DO
1505 Rockton Fairgrounds Rockton Ontario Canada October 11, 2009 DF8
1506 Grand Prix – Tijuana Tijuana Baja California Mexico October 18, 2009 STREET-RC
1507 Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Nevada United States October 23, 2009 TEMPORARY-DRC
1508 Texas D.I.R.T. Motorplex Winona Texas United States October 31, 2009 DO
1509 Prairie City Short Course Rancho Cordova California United States November 1, 2009 DRC
1510 Harris Speedway Harris North Carolina United States November 8, 2009 DO
1511 Travelers Rest Speedway Travelers Rest South Carolina United States November 13, 2009 DO
1512 Montgomery County Racepark Mount Sterling Kentucky United States November 14, 2009 DO
1513 Willard Speedway Willard Kentucky United States November 14, 2009 DO
1514 Homestead-Miami Speedway Homestead Florida United States November 22, 2009 PO

 

Reading the Hawkeye Racing News while trackchasing in the Dominican Republic.

Reading the Hawkeye Racing News while trackchasing in the Dominican Republic.

 

1515 Autódromo Mobil 1 Santo Domingo Dominican Republic December 6, 2009 PRC
1516 Lake Elsinore Motorsports Complex Lake Elsinore California United States December 19, 2009 DRC
1517 Auburndale Speedway Auburndale Florida United States December 31, 2009 PF8

 

 


2010 – 95 tracks

 

 

1518 Farley Speedway Farley Iowa United States January 3, 2010 INNER-DO
1519 Glen Helen Raceway Speedway-4.5M San Bernardino California United States January 9, 2010 DRC
1520 Chippewa Lake Ice Track Chippewa Lake Michigan United States January 31, 2010 ICE-O

 

We're with Malta's Race Director, Frans Deguara.  The racing organization presented us with a beautiful keepsake to remember our visit.

We’re with Malta’s Race Director, Frans Deguara. The racing organization presented us with a beautiful keepsake to remember our visit.

 

1521 Ta’Qali Racetrack Ta’Qali Malta February 7, 2010 DRC
1522 Ta’Qali Racetrack Ta’Qali Malta February 7, 2010 DO
1523 Saint Malo Provincial Park Saint Malo Manitoba Canada February 14, 2010 ICE-RC
1524 Lake Pidisjärvi Ice Track Nivala Finland February 20, 2010 ICE-RC
1525 Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Nevada United States February 28, 2010 INNER-PO
1526 Chowchilla Barn Burner Chowchilla California United States March 6, 2010 DO
1527 Arroyo Seco Raceway Deming New Mexico United States March 7, 2010 PRC
1528 Glen Helen Speedway-1M San Bernardino California United States March 13, 2010 DRC
1529 Perris Auto Speedway Perris California United States March 13, 2010 INNER-DO
In Tokyo, Japan at the  Green Plaza Capsule hotel I was provided sleeping gear.  Pretty stylish huh.  I don't think I'll ever be able to get rid of my golf tan!

In Tokyo, Japan at the Green Plaza Capsule hotel I was provided sleeping gear. Pretty stylish huh. I don’t think I’ll ever be able to get rid of my golf tan!

 

I slept overnight in this "capsule".  What a fantastic overall experience.

I slept overnight in this “capsule”. What a fantastic overall experience.

 

1530 Suzuka Circuit Suzuka Japan March 21, 2010 PRC
1531 Autodromo Interlomas Temuco Chile April 18, 2010 PRC
1532 Lady Luck Speedway Lubbock Texas United States April 23, 2010 DO
1533 Cardinal Motor Speedway Eunice New Mexico United States April 24, 2010 DO
1534 I-35 Kartway Lorena Texas United States April 25, 2010 DO
1535 Circuit de Marrakech Marrakech Morocco May 1, 2010 STREET-RC
1536 I-44 Speedway Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States May 7, 2010 DO
1537 Crawford County Speedway Van Buren Arkansas United States May 8, 2010 DO
1538 Colorado Motorsports Park Peoria Colorado United States May 9, 2010 DO
1539 High Plains Raceway Deertrail Colorado United States May 9, 2010 PRC
1540 Autódromo Internacional Ayrton Senna Caruaru Brazil May 16, 2010 PRC
1541 Will Rogers Raceway Claremore Oklahoma United States May 21, 2010 DO
1542 Greenbush Race Park Greenbush Minnesota United States May 22, 2010 DO
1543 Santa Maria Speedway Santa Maria California United States May 23, 2010 INNER-DO
1544 Indiana State Fairgrounds Indianapolis Indiana United States May 28, 2010 DO
1545 Marion Center Speedway Marion Center Pennsylvania United States May 29, 2010 DO
1546 Shangri-La II Motor Speedway Barton New York United States May 30, 2010 PO
1547 Skyline Raceway Corland New York United States May 30, 2010 DO
1548 Woodhull Raceway Woodhull New York United States May 31, 2010 DO
1549 San Luis Valley Motor Plex Mosca Colorado United States June 11, 2010 DO
1550 Rainier Speedway Rainier Washington United States June 12, 2010 DO
1551 Willamette Speedway Lebanon Oregon United States June 13, 2010 ADJACENT-DO
1552 141 Speedway Maribel Wisconsin United States June 16, 2010 DO
1553 Wishek Tri-County Speedway Wishek North Dakota United States June 17, 2010 DO
1554 I-94 Speedway Fergus Falls Minnesota United States June 18, 2010 DO
1555 Butte County Raceway Belle Fourche South Dakota United States June 19, 2010 DO
1556 J.C. (Pappy) Hoel Short Track A the Jackpine Gypsies Short Track Sturgis South Dakota United States June 19, 2010 DO
1557 TARA Motorsports Complex Baker Montana United States June 20, 2010 TEMPORARY-DRC
1558 Miller Motorsports Park Tooele Utah United States June 26, 2010 DRC
1559 Wild Bill’s Raceway Ephraim Utah United States June 26, 2010 DO
1560 Wild Bill’s Raceway Ephraim Utah United States June 26, 2010 DRC
1561 USA Track Tucson Arizona United States July 3, 2010 DF8
1562 Linn County Fairgrounds Linn Kansas United States July 9, 2010 DF8
1563 Clarke County Speedway Osceola Iowa United States July 10, 2010 DO
1564 Clarke County Speedway Osceola Iowa United States July 10, 2010 DF8
1565 Hardin County Fairgrounds Eldora Iowa United States July 10, 2010 DF8
1566 Boone County Raceway Albion Nebraska United States July 11, 2010 DO
1567 Caney Valley Speedway Caney Kansas United States July 16, 2010 DO
1568 Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway Imperial Pennsylvania United States July 17, 2010 DO
1569 Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway Imperial Pennsylvania United States July 17, 2010 DF8
1570 Chemung Speedrome Chemung New York United States July 18, 2010 PO
1571 Laitse Rally Park Laitse Estonia July 24, 2010 MIXED-RC
1572 Bikernieki Rally Cross Track Riga Latvia July 25, 2010 PRC
1573 Saline County Fairgrounds Crete Nebraska United States July 29, 2010 DF8
1574 Saunders County Fairgrounds Wahoo Nebraska United States July 30, 2010 DF8
1575 Woodbury County Fairgrounds Moville Iowa United States August 5, 2010 DF8
1576 Knox County Fairgrounds Knoxville Illinois United States August 6, 2010 DF8
1577 Rush County Speedway LaCrosse Kansas United States August 7, 2010 DO
1578 Sumner County Fair Arena Caldwell Kansas United States August 8, 2010 DF8
1579 ERX Motor Park Elk River Minnesota United States August 12, 2010 DRC
1580 Autódromo Pedro Cofino Alotenango Guatamala August 15, 2010 PRC
1581 Greenville Pickens Speedway Greenville South Carolina United States August 20, 2010 PO

 

While trackchasing in El Salvador we felt like we had gained a new family.

While trackchasing in El Salvador we felt like we had gained a new family.

 

 

1582 Autódromo El Jabalí Quezaltepeque El Salvador August 22, 2010 PRC

 

On this night fraternity brothers Ed Esser (left) and Mike Skonicki (middle) joined me in the fun.

On this night fraternity brothers Ed Esser (left) and Mike Skonicki (middle) joined me in the fun.

 

1583 Route 66 Speedway Joliet Illinois United States August 25, 2010 DRC
1584 Mechanical Park @Piscataquis Valley Fairgrounds Dover-Foxcroft Maine United States August 26, 2010 DF8
1585 Autodrome Saint Eustache Ste-Eustache Quebec Canada August 28, 2010 PO
1586 Circuit Gilles Villeneuve Montreal Quebec Canada August 28, 2010 PRC
1587 Twin State Speedway Claremont New Hampshire United States August 29, 2010 PO
1588 Devil’s Bowl Speedway West Haven Vermont United States August 29, 2010 PO
1589 Ashland County Fairgrounds Marengo Wisconsin United States September 4, 2010 DRC
1590 Tomahawk Speedway Tomahawk Wisconsin United States September 4, 2010 DO
1591 Keokuk County Expo Raceway Sigourney Iowa United States September 5, 2010 DO
1592 Keokuk County Expo Raceway Sigourney Iowa United States September 5, 2010 DF8
1593 DuQuoin State Fairgrounds DuQuoin Illinois United States September 6, 2010 DO
1594 Iredell County Fairgrounds Troutman North Carolina United States September 9, 2010 DO
1595 Wake County Speedway Raleigh North Carolina United States September 10, 2010 PO
1596 Ogilvie Raceway Ogilvie Minnesota United States September 12, 2010 DO
1597 Bobcaygeon Fairgrounds Bobcaygeon Ontario Canada September 30, 2010 DF8
1598 West Siloam Speedway West Siloam Springs Oklahoma United States October 1, 2010 DO
1599 Ensenada Grand Prix Ensenada Baja California Mexico October 3, 2010 STREET-RC
1600 85 Speedway Ennis Texas United States October 8, 2010 DO
1601 Avcom Park Speedway Avon Illinois United States October 9, 2010 DO
1602 Inde Motorsports Ranch Willcox Arizona United States October 10, 2010 PRC
1603 Bradu Bradu Romania October 16, 2010 DRC
1604 Burgas Burgas Bulgaria October 17, 2010 PRC
1605 Korea International Circuit Yeongam South Korea October 24, 2010 PRC
1606 Shady Oaks Speedway McAllen Texas United States November 5, 2010 DO
1607 Highland Rim Speedway Ridgetop Tennessee United States November 13, 2010 PO
1608 Batangas Racing Circuit Batangas Phillipines November 21, 2010 PRC
1609 Springfield Raceway Springfield Missouri United States November 27, 2010 DO
1610 Magnolia Motor Speedway Columbus Mississippi United States November 28, 2010 DO
1611 Diamond W Arena Complex Alvarado Texas United States December 11, 2010 DO
1612 Firebird International Raceway Chandler Arizona United States December 12, 2010 DRC

 


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