Monthly Archives: July 2010

Schlenk Tops Tough Competition For $10,000 Win

The month long “Hell Tour” UMP Summer Nationals series wrapped up at Oakshade Raceway With Rusty Schlenk earning his first ever Birthday Race win after a third place a year ago. He beat 57 other competitors representing three countries and some of the fastest dirt late model drivers around. Read more

Birthday Race Weekend Information

Front gate will open at 12pm on Friday, July 16 until 12am for campers and to reserve seats. Everyone that comes through the gate on Friday must purchase tickets and/or pit passes for Saturday’s race (regular ticket prices). Seats may be reserved by wrapping blankets around the bleachers. You may wrap tape around the blankets, but tape directly on the bleachers will not be permitted nor any direct markings on the bleachers. There will be a hog roast, live band and corn hole tournament on Friday evening.

The on Saturday, July 17, gates will open by 10am and the pits will be open for everyone including spectators until 4pm. You must have a pit pass to remain in the pits after 4pm. Hot laps will be at 6pm immediately followed by Late Model qualifying. Racing begins at 7:45pm. A Sunkist Razor Go Kart will be given away Saturday night as well.
Sunkist Electric Go Kart
-No four wheelers, ATV’s, etc. in the parking lot. Golf carts can only have the number of persons it has seats for. Must have lights on after dark. No one under the age of 16 will be permitted to drive golf carts.
-Must have a steel ring for camp fire. No large fires. No nails, staples or metal in firewood. You must clean up your ashes.

Schlenk Dominates for Second Consecutive Feature Win

The 2005 and 2006 Track Champion, Rusty Schlenk, continued his march toward a third track championship and a possible UMP national point championship with his fifth feature win of the season at Oakshade Raceway on a night in which fans, crews and drivers remembered those who have passed away over the years that have made an impact in making Oakshade Raceway what it is today. Read more