Articles by: Rick Rarer

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Thunder Mountain Finally Sees Some Action

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Thunder Mountain Finally Sees Some Action

After countless cancellations over the past two months, Mother Nature finally released her stranglehold on the local racing scene this past weekend with fans and racers greeted by blue skies and sun at area race tracks to everyone’s delight. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 21, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain Speedway Slated to Open Season Friday with BRP Modified Tour

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain Speedway Slated to Open Season Friday with BRP Modified Tour

It was another frustrating weekend for race fans and racers as rain washed away racing action across Ohio and western Pennsylvania once again. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 30, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Flinner Making a Name for Itself

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Flinner Making a Name for Itself

Not only do April showers bring May flowers, but they also bring canceled races. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 23, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

MERCER, Pa. – Spring is here and that means the western Pennsylvania racing season is just around the corner! FULL ARTICLE
by · March 26, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

While the south was being terrorized by Hurricane Florence, sunny skies graced Northwest Pennsylvania where Thunder Mountain Speedway completed their season championship races this past Friday. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 18, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

Despite a rainy weekend, there was still plenty of news this past week as the local racing season begins to wind down. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 11, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

The final weekend of area racing before Labor Day found plenty of action and several champions crowned. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 28, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

After a wet start to this past weekend with several cancellations around the area because of rain, Saturday saw a couple of tracks able to dry out and get some racing action in the books. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 21, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

It has been a rough couple of past seasons for the six-time All-Star Champion Dale Blaney of Hartford, Ohio. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 14, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

Another page was added to the Lernerville Speedway history books this past Friday when Sye Lynch visited victory lane for the first time. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 7, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports