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Chasing Championships: Wade’s Weekly 17 #8

(June 25, 2017) One hundred and fifty years is something to be proud of! This Saturday night we’ll celebrate Canada’s birthday with the Cummins 150. The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour makes it’s only trip of the year to Speedway 660 for a great night of racing. We’ll have more about the tour and the big Canada Day race later in the week, but in this edition of the weekly we’ll look at what we’ve seen so far in 2017. Continue reading

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Sportsman Now & Then: Wade’s Weekly 17#6

(June 13, 2017) Sportsman drivers have been entertaining fans at Speedway 660 since way back in 1994. There is something really appealing about Sportsman racing in the Geary Woods and this weekend the Martin’s Home Heating 100, the first of three major Sportsman races, takes center stage. While we are all looking forward to Saturday’s big race, we shouldn’t forget about the history of this thrilling brand of racing. Continue reading

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Ours is a Fair-Weather Sport: Wade’s Weekly 15 #5

(June 4, 2017) Football is played in all kinds of weather, baseball can stand a light drizzle and even golf can be played in less than ideal conditions. But stock car racing is dependent on the whims of He who controls the weather! Such was the case this past weekend when an unfavourable forecast caused the cancellation of the PASS event here. In 2017 the score is Racing 2 – Weather 2.  Continue reading