FOR RELEASE:
August 21st, 2004

HEAVY RAINFALL AND SATURATED GROUNDS FORCE CANCELLATION OF SATURDAY RACING PROGRAM AT FIVE MILE POINT SPEEDWAY. WBNG TV 12 YOUTH NIGHT THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 28TH ALL KIDS 18 YEARS OLD AND YOUNGER FREE!

KIRKWOOD, NYHeavy overnight rains combined with a saturated facility forced the cancellation of racing at Five Mile Point Speedway on Saturday. Racing will resume as originally scheduled on Saturday, August 28th with racing set to get underway at 6:30 p.m.

The scheduled tailgate party will be held on Season Championship night on Saturday, September 4th. That night will determine the 2004 Track Champions as well.

Track operator Andrew Harpell commented, The heavy over night rains just made our parking situation a mess. He added, The racing surface actually could have been prepped in time for racing but with the influx of race teams our infield and lower pit parking was just too saturated.

This Saturday, August 28th the Figure 8s Teams will have a huge night for their final night of racing . Nearly $500 in lap bonus money will be up for grabs for the Figure 8 teams with added bonus money if the field consists of more then ten teams.

Also on the card will be a complete program of Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks, Pure Stocks and UMP Modifieds. It will be youth night so all kids 18 years old and younger will be admitted free of charge.

All of the action this will get underway at 6:30 p.m. For additional information please contact the Five Mile Point Speedway offices at (607) 775-5555 or log on to www.fivemilepointspeedway.net for more.