posted January 03, 2001 02:28 PM
FAIRFIELD INN MARRIOTT OFFICIAL UDTRA HOST HOTEL FOR BRUNSWICK, GA
WOODSTOCK, GA - United Dirt Track Racing Association officials have
announced that the Fairfield Inn Marriott in Brunswick, GA will be the
Official Host Hotel for the UDTRA Dirt Late Model 2001 season opener at
Golden Isle Speedway in Brunswick, GA on February 3-4.
The Fairfield Inn Marriott is located off I-95 at exit 38 and is minutes
from the track, major shopping areas, and the beaches. Manager Bruce Dixon
and his friendly staff will offer UDTRA fans and competitors a special
discount rate of $52 per night. To make reservations call (912) 264-2060
and ask for the special UDTRA discount rate.
The UDTRA season opener at Golden Isle Speedway will feature a 30-lap,
$5,000-to-win main event on Saturday afternoon, February 3, and a 50-lap,
$10,000-to-win main event on Sunday afternoon, February 4 on the fast
5/8-mile dirt oval. There will also be a practice session on February 2.
Top entries expected for the UDTRA season opener include the defending and
four-time UDTRA Champion Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN, 2000 UDTRA
National Championship Runner-Up Steve Francis of Ashland, KY, Wendell
Wallace of Batesville, AR, defending UDTRA Golden Isle Speedway Champion
Rick Eckert of York, PA, and Ray Cook of Brasstown, NC.
Other expected entries are 1996 UDTRA Champion Freddy Smith of Knoxville,
TN, Dan Schlieper of Pewaukee, WI, Donnie Moran of Dresden, OH, Jimmy Mars
of Elk Mound, WI, 1999 UDTRA Champion Dale McDowell of Rossville, GA, and
2000 UDTRA Rookie of the Year Mike Gault of Gaffney, SC.
For ticket information call (912) 935-3582. Golden Isle Speedway is located
14 miles west of I-95 at exit 29 on U.S. Highway 82.