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KBWC Hosts Inaugural Combat Sports Symposium

On Saturday, approximately 30 combat sports athletes, trainers, and promoters gathered in Louisville for the inaugural Combat Sports Symposium sponsored by the Kentucky Boxing and Wrestling Commission (KBWC).

The event was the first of its kind in the region and featured four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield as the keynote speaker. The symposium focused on the latest developments in Continue reading KBWC Hosts Inaugural Combat Sports Symposium

Richmond Raceway’s Saturday Night Showdown Fires Up

Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz will have the 3/10-mile semi-banked clay oval known as “The Beast of the East” back in competition on Saturday July 1 as the track will present its 3rd Annual Saturday Night Showdown event that will pay $1,000 to win for the AR Bodies KDRA Super Stocks and $750 to win for the Baker Iron and Metal Stock Four Cylinders, plus the Sonic Late Models and Eagle Financial Services Open Wheel Modifieds will be in action, plus the Mini-Cup/Cyclones will join the racing card for action on July 1. Continue reading Richmond Raceway’s Saturday Night Showdown Fires Up

Richmond Raceway News

Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz will have the 3/10-mile semi-banked clay oval known as “The Beast of the East” closed this Saturday June 24, but will return to action on Saturday July 1 as the track will present its 3rd Annual Saturday Night Showdown event that will pay $1,000 to win for the AR Bodies KDRA Super Stocks and $750 to win for the Baker Iron and Continue reading Richmond Raceway News

Jameson and Miller Victorious in Butch Shay Memorial Events

Richmond Raceway would present the 3rd Annual Butch Shay Memorial on Saturday evening and Clayton Miller of Elkton, KY would take the checkered flag and $2,100 payday for the Brucebilt Performance Iron-Man Modified Series, while Jason Jameson of Lawrenceburg, IN would get to the checkered flag first in the Sonic Late Model feature event and also claim a $2,100 payday. Other feature event winners were Logan Preston of Berea, KY in the AR Bodies KDRA Continue reading Jameson and Miller Victorious in Butch Shay Memorial Events

Richmond Raceway Updates Schedule

Richmond Raceway

Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are announcing an adjustment to the racing schedule at the 3/10-mile semi-banked clay oval better known as “The Beast of the East” that involves the race dates on June 24 and July 1.

There will now be NO racing at Richmond Raceway on Saturday June 24, as track co-promoter Larry Yantz will be making a trip to Continue reading Richmond Raceway Updates Schedule

Richmond Raceway’s Butch Shay Memorial

Richmond Raceway

After being off last week, Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz will have the 3/10-mile semi-banked clay oval known as “The Beast of the East” back in action on Saturday June 17 with the 3rd Annual Butch Shay Memorial, featuring Sonic Late Models paying $2,100 to win and the Brucebilt Performance Iron-Man Modified Series paying $2,100 to win, along with a full racing program for the AR Bodies KDRA Super Stocks and Baker Iron and Metal Stock Four Cylinders. Continue reading Richmond Raceway’s Butch Shay Memorial