8th Annual Bike Night

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     Saturday, May 26th will be the big bike giveaway at the speedway. 

     Kids ages 5 to 12 will have a chance to win a new bike.  General admission for kids 12 and under will be FREE thanks to Golden Plains Trucking  & D & L Body Shop of Hays. General Admission for adults 13 and up will be $10.  Tickets for VIP seating will be $25.  General admission gate will open at 5pm with the bike registration held from 5pm to 7pm. Kids must be present to win. Bike giveaway will be held during intermission of the races.

     Over the past seven years 394 bikes have been donated by the community and given away to area kids. 

     This year over 70 bikes have been donated from the following sponsors:

     Checkered Flag Sponsor

     Golden Plains Trucking, Max Blakely, Neal & Carolyn Younger & Paula & Mark Rathun-Rock Ridge Ranch.

     White Flag Sponsor

     Harold Hitschmann-H & H Trucking, Heim Body Shop, Heim Racing-Chris & Colin Heim, Greg Patterson-Greg’s Place, Freedom Claims Management, Simpson Farm Enterprises, Stan Dreiling-James Motor Co., Sherfick Motorsports & Taco Shop.

     Green Flag Sponsor

     Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, CPA’s, Dreiling Field Service, Doctors Without Delay-Rooks Co Health Center, Emprise Bank, First Care Clinic, GB Fireworks, Gib’s Auto Supply, Global Oilfield Services, HaysMed-The University of Kansas Health System, J.D. Heninger-Farm and Ranch Realty, KansasLand and Tire, Ken Pfeifer Salvage, Lifetime Dental Care, Lewis Automotive Group, Lone Wolf Services, Marty Clark Racing, Midwest Energy, Radke Implement & Walgreens of Hays. 

     The bikes were assembled by NCK Tech College, Dean Sandy Gottschalk and Instructors Mark Rathbun, Brett Pfannenstiel, Richard Cox and staff members at their annual give back to the community Martin Luther King service day.

     IMCA Mods, Stocks, SportMods, Hobby Stocks and Sport Compacts plus the Cruisers will be on the racing program Saturday night. The Pits will open at 4pm, hot laps at 6pm with racing to follow.  Pit pass for adults 13 and up will be $25 and kids 12 and under with parent or guardian $10.