RAIN STRIKES UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY FOR SIXTH CONSECUTIVE WEEK, THURSDAY JUNE 9 RAIN DATE WILL BE USED
VERNON, NY- For an unbelievable six consecutive weeks, weather has taken its toll on another scheduled racing event at Utica-Rome Speedway. With heavy overnight rains and a forecast calling for nearly a 100 percent chance of rain for the remainder of the day, track management decided to postpone the racing planned for Sunday June 5 until a pre-planned rain date of Thursday June 9.
On Thursday, June 9, Charles Tibbitts Masonry, Gates-Cole Insurance, and Whelen Engineering will present a fast paced four division show of Gates-Cole Insurance Modifieds, SUNY Canton 602 Sportsman, Broedel Energy Open Sportsman, and G&I Homes of Vernon Pro Stocks. Gates will open at 4:30 p.m. with racing getting started at 7 p.m.
The hold over G&I Homes of Vernon Pro Stocks feature event that was schedule to be completed during the June 5 event will now be reschedule to Sunday June 19.
Utica-Rome Speedway is located on Route 5 in Vernon NY, just minutes from the New York State Thruway. For more information on the “Action Track of the East”, please log on to www.uticaromespeedway.com or call the speedway office at (315)829-4557.