rains force cancellation of Fremont opener
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Contact: Brian Liskai
FREMONT, Ohio – Persistent
rain throughout the morning and predictions for showers and thunderstorms
throughout the day and night have forced the 61st season opener at Fremont
Speedway to be postponed until Saturday, April 21.
“We were in contact with
Norm Van Ness (meteorologist with WNWO NBC TV) and there was a 70 percent
chance of rain throughout the day and night. It just didn’t look good,”
said Fremont Speedway Promoter Rich Farmer. “It’s a shame….we had a lot
of people out here over the past two weeks working their tails off to get
ready for opening night and I really appreciate all their sacrifices and
Racing on JRC Transportation
Night on April 21 will be the Fort Ball Pizza Palace 410 Sprints competing
for the first Kistler Racing Products FAST (Fremont Attica Sprint Title)
Championship Series race of 2012 at “The Track That Action Built. Also
in competition will be the Fremont Federal Credit Union 305 Sprints and
the Fremont Fence Dirt Trucks.
Gates will open at 4 p.m.
with racing underway at 7 p.m.
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