By Mike Spieker
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (November 26, 2019) – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will visit the country’s baddest bullring twice in 2020. The “Greatest Show on Dirt” will make its first stop at River Cities Speedway on Friday, June 5th for the first leg of the Northern Tour.
The series will return to Grand Forks following the Knoxville Nationals in Knoxville, Iowa on Friday, August 21st.
Mark Dobmeier takes the track for the first time in his New Buffalo Wild Wings Sponsored Outlaw Sprint Car
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — April 6, 2018 — A pair of changes are on the horizon for tickets and the seating arrangement at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, N.D., for both World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series events in 2018.
First and foremost, all reserved seats will be enlarged to 20-inches in width to provide a more spacious and fan-friendly atmosphere in the grandstands. After this process is complete, the seat numbering of rows will be updated to reflect this change. In addition, advance ticket sales for both World of Outlaws events this year will be handled predominately by SLS Promotions.
To ensure a smooth transition, patrons who purchased advance tickets last year from River Cities Speedway, will have the opportunity to purchase those same seats, before they go on sale to the general public. SLS Promotions will work to accommodate patrons to place them in the same seats or as close as possible to that patron’s seating preference from 2017. A limited number of reserved seats will be available for purchase from River Cities Speedway.
Patrons will receive an email or phone call with further instructions in regards to renewing their tickets from last year.
The 1st Leg of the Northern Tour for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at River Cities Speedway is set for Friday, June 15, with the 2nd Leg of the Northern Tour hitting the track on Friday, August 17.
For more information, visit www.slspromotions.com or call SLS Promotions at 815-344-2023.
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1st Outlaw Sprint Car win for Nick Omdahl at The World Famous Legendary Bullring and it came during the 10th Annual John Sietz Memorial presented by www.Simplot.com on SpeedShiftTV.com Pay Per View. Congrats to you Nick and we are sure we will see you in www.RydellCars.com victory lane many more times.
10th Anniversary John Seitz Memorial Late Model Invitational
For Immediate Release – FYE Motorsports Promotions
Grand Forks, North Dakota (August 22nd, 2016)
The 10th anniversary running of the John Seitz Memorial Late Model Invitational presented by Simplot at the highly competitive River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, North Dakota is set and ready to be the biggest and best Seitz Memorial in history. The event, unbelievably entering its tenth season, will kick off again this year with the crowning of the NLRA Late Model Series Champion on Thursday, an event that began in 2011. For the sixth year in a row on Thursday, September 8th, the event will kick off with racing program dubbed the ‘Prelude to the Johnny’. Late Models will compete in a $1,192 to win program which will begin and 7pm along with the first of three consecutive nights for the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds, the first of two nights for the Street Stocks and the NOSA Outlaw 410 Sprint Cars will join the festivities for their first of two nights on Thursday night as well. This event will serve as the 2016 NLRA Championships and will be the final point night for the ’16 NLRA season, which will allow the tour champion to be crowned at River Cities just like the last five seasons. Defending NLRA champion Dustin Strand will be looking for his second straight and third overall NLRA championship entering the season finale.
Night number two of the memorial weekend will then begin again on Friday, September 9th with action for the WISSOTA Late Models, NOSA Sprint Cars, WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds and WISSOTA Modifieds. Friday’s program will feature heat races and the $920 to win Go Hard or Go Home pole dash for the Late Models featuring a revenge draw for the second year in a row, plus a complete program (heat races, semi-features and features) for the Midwest Modifieds, Modifieds and Sprint Cars, including the Buffalo Wild Wings Blazin’ Back Row Challenge.
Saturday, September 10th’s program will feature b-features, a last chance race and the 92-lap $9,200 to win feature event for the Late Models plus another complete program for the Midwest Modifieds and Street Stocks plus for the first time ever, a second consecutive night for the WISSOTA Modifieds. All 3 support divisions will race for a $920 paycheck on Saturday night!
More than 50 of the Midwest’s best Late Model competitors from upwards of 5 states and several Canadian provinces, including previous champions, (Pat Doar, Cody Skytland, AJ Diemel, defending race winner Chad Mahder and the event’s only 2 time winner Brad Seng) are all expected to be in attendance to compete for this giant purse and the prestige of winning the John Seitz Memorial! In addition, Dustin Strand, Mike Balcaen, Shane Edginton, Zach Naastad, Bill Mooney, Steffen Snare, Joey Pederson and a host of local competitors will be looking to ‘defend their home turf’ from the travelers to try to keep the $9,200 in the Grand Forks area once the memorial weekend’s event is completed.
Street Stock drivers will be competing for $500 to win on Thursday night and $920 to win on Saturday night. Modified drivers will be competing for $700 to win on Friday night and $920 to win on Saturday night and Midwest Modified drivers will be competing for $350 to win on Thursday night, $500 to win on Friday night and $920 to win on Saturday night PLUS new this year, the weekend-long Midwest Modified point champion will also earn an additional $500 bonus courtesy of RH Rebel Storage in Jamestown, ND! Oh, and if the same Midwest Modified racer wins all three nights, FYE Motorsports Promotions will offer up a Weekend Sweep Bonus, which, on top of winnings and the point bonus, would allow one WISSOTA Midwest Modified racer to leave River Cities with a cool $2,500 for his or her efforts during the three day event!
Thursday and Friday’s action will begin at 7pm, with Saturday’s show beginning at 6pm. This event has been ultra-successful over the first nine seasons and fans will want to make sure to be in Grand Forks for the tenth running of the event on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, September 8th, 9th & 10th.
River Cities Speedway is also offering a Fan Appreciation Promotion, where if you attend their Labor Day Monday (September 5th) NLRA Late Model, NOSA Sprint, WISSOTA Street Stock and Lightning Sprint event, you will receive a FREE grandstand ticket to the Thursday night portion of the Seitz Memorial weekend.
Tons of contingency awards will be provided in all divisions throughout the course of the weekend by some great sponsors. For ticket prices and more information please log onto www.rivercitiesspeedway.com or www.fyemotorsports.com for more event information or call Chris at (715) 497-8916.
Buffalo Wild Wings & 82 Blazin' Racin' Team will be honoring the life of Bryan Clauson at River Cities Speedway Friday, Aug 26th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Race
Buffalo Wild Wings will be matching the winners share of Aug 26th 50/50 at The World Famous Bullring and will donate the proceeds on behalf of the Blazin' Racin' Team, World of Outlaws, River Cities Speedway and NOSA to the
USAC BENEVOLENT FOUNDATION
in the name of
World of Outlaws Sprint Cars
NLRA Late Models
at River Cities Speedway
Enjoy Outlaw Sprints and Late Models at the Best Dirt Track in North America
Video of Mark Dobmeier @DobmeierRacing in @RydellCars Victory Lane Holds After Spectacular Spinning and Spinning
May 6th 2016 Rick Rea from RickRea.com recorded Mark Dobmeier making an evasive move at The World Famous Legendary Bullring River Cities Speedway to avoid crashing into a Sprint Car that collected the wall but Mark still collided and damaged his wing and then spun 3 times avoiding coming to a complete stop to get his position back. Mark came back to take the win!
Mitch was in severe pain Friday but made the choice to race anyway due to it being mid season championship. ....He said the results reflected it. Saturday morning he went to the hospital in Fargo and found out he had severe pancreatitis which had led to his entire abdomen being severely infected. The Doctor admitted him immediately Saturday until Tuesday afternoon. He said he's feeling better ...still not 100 percent ...but he plans to be racing this Friday again! Get well soon Mitch!
Special Announcement: Donny Schatz Will Be Racing With The World of Outlaw Late Models Friday Night July 10th 2015
Friday July 10th 2015 Donny Schatz will be racing with the World of Outlaw Late Models at The World Famous Legendary Bullring River Cities Speedway.
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