A Rap Board for Race Fans
Welcome to Race Rap! A Rap Board for Race Fans
Top News
Hickory Motor Speedway News
Apr 14, 2019 -
Hickory points as of April 14

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 14, 2019 - Mike Smith-- Relevant Public Re
Thaxton Quietly Making A Statement At South Boston Speedway

Langley Speedway News
Apr 14, 2019 -
Post Race Recap 4-11-19 from Larry King Laws Langley Speedway

NASCAR Xfinity Series News
Apr 8, 2019 -
2020 schedules for Xfinity Series, Gander Trucks unveiled

Nascar Series News
Apr 8, 2019 -
Kevin Harvick says NASCAR official should not air ‘dirty laundry’

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Apr 8, 2019 -
Matt DiBenedetto to showcase eNASCAR Heat car at Bristol

The Plain Truth News
Apr 8, 2019 -
HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Apr 7, 2019 -
Mason Diaz Hopes to Conquer Bristol

Langley Speedway News
Apr 7, 2019 -
Recap from Larry King Law's Langley Speedway 4-6-19

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 5, 2019 - Andy Marquis
Cathy Rice Opens Up about South Boston Incident

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 5, 2019 - Mike Smith
NASCAR Hands Down Penalties From Saturday’s Altercations At South Boston Speedway

The Plain Truth News
Apr 2, 2019 -
Today in The Plain Truth

South Boston Speedway News
Mar 31, 2019 -
Two Familiar Faces, One New Face In Victory Lane At South Boston Speedway

South Boston Speedway News
Mar 31, 2019 -
Video: Lee Pulliam, Philip Morris incident leads to crew chief jumping into and being thrown from a car at South Boston

Langley Speedway News
Mar 31, 2019 -
Post Race Recap 3-30-19

Carteret News
Mar 31, 2019 -
Chris Burns Takes the Checkers in Instant Classic at Carteret

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Mar 29, 2019 -
Chick Contending for JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Title for Second Straight Year

Langley Speedway News
Mar 27, 2019 -
Pomoco Auto Group Night at The RacesEVENT SCHEDULE: March 30, 2019

NHRA Drag Racing Series News
Mar 25, 2019 -
Drag racing legend ‘Big Daddy’ Don Garlits still as competitive as ever at 87 years old

OTHER News
Mar 25, 2019 -
Danica Patrick joins NBC broadcast team for Indianapolis 500

Drive For Diversity Program News
Mar 25, 2019 -
Eight young drivers to compete for spots in NASCAR Drive for Diversity Youth Driver Development Program

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Mar 21, 2019 -
Vault Productions Filming SK Modified® Reality Web Series in 2019


Please patronize our sponsors!
Tamco Paint Customer photos


Tamco Paint.Com NOW ONLINE


Tamco Marine-Fleet-OEM Coatings

Legend
  3:33am   Past Hour
  2:33am   1-4 hrs old
  11:33pm   4-12 hrs
  3:33pm   12-24 hrs
  3:33am   Over 24 hrs
     Registered Key
     Referred Key
RaceRap News & Messageboard  Page tracks: Viewing Message
   Viewing Message
Pro-Tech 8 Gloves Joins Stafford’s SK Modified® Weekly Bonus Program
 Stafford Motor Speedway 
Posted by:  Scott Running on April 14, 2019 at 8:00am

Pro-Tech 8 Gloves Joins Stafford’s SK Modified® Weekly Bonus Program
                                                                                                                                                                                

(Stafford Springs, CT)---Stafford Speedway is proud to announce a new partnership with Pro-Tech 8 Gloves, a leading supplier of work gloves for fire departments throughout the United States.   Pro-Tech 8 will join Stafford’s contingency program posting a $100 bonus for the 3rd place finisher in the SK Modified® feature each week.   In addition to the weekly bonus, Pro-Tech 8 will outfit the Stafford Speedway Safety crew with gloves from their new line focused on the performance industry, including grassroots racing.


“Everyone at Pro-Tech 8 is looking forward to entering the racing market,” explained Richie Cooper of Pro-Tech 8 Gloves. “The product was launched in 2003 after seeing a need to bring 21st century technology to work gloves specifically for fireman.   I’ve worked as a career fireman for over 30 years and have been using Pro-Tech 8’s gloves for many years. We’re looking forward to bringing the same high quality work gloves used in the fire industry to the local short tracks.”


Pro-Tech 8 was born in 2003 after seeing a need to improve personal protective equipment and bring new technology to work gloves.   The Pro-Tech design and manufacturing team selected innovative materials to create a product that provides daily users the safety and confidence to perform their jobs at the highest level.


Richie Cooper, High Performance Specialist with ProTech8, is no stranger to short track racing working as a driver and crew member for over 30 years.


“I’ve been involved in racing for over 30 years as a crew member and driver,” continued Cooper.   “I worked with Tony Ferrante, Jr. for years before competing at Wall Stadium and occasionally in Stafford’s SK Modified® division.   Joining Stafford’s weekly contingency program is a perfect fit for what we are trying to do at Pro-Tech.   Stafford’s SK Modified® division is one of the toughest weekly divisions in the country.   Tough gloves and tough racing.”


The SK Modified® division at Stafford is shaping up to once again be one of the deepest fields in the Northeast if not the country.   25 teams have indicated they expect to run a full-time schedule with 44 total teams registered for the 2019 season.   Ronnie Williams is set to defend his 2018 track championship but will have plenty of challengers as the top-9 in 2018 championship points are all set to return with the same team.


“It’s significant when new businesses get involved with our weekly bonus program,” explained Stafford Speedway General Manager, Mark Arute.   “The Pro-Tech 8 product is first class and it will be great to get everyone on our track crew outfitted with the best gloves on the market.   We want to thank Pro-Tech 8 and all of our contingency partners for their continued support of Stafford Speedway and Short Track racing.”


For more information on Pro-Tech 8 Gloves visit their website, https://www.protech8.com.


The 2019 season gets underway at Stafford with the NAPA Spring Sizzler® spanning 3 days kicking off Friday, April 26th with a full afternoon of practice for Stafford’s weekly divisions.   The weekend continues Saturday, April 27 with qualifying for all divisions including group qualifying for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour as well as feature racing for the Vintage All-Stars, Limited Late Models and Street Stocks.   New for 2019, the Saturday Street Stock feature will be a 30-lap special event as part of the RMSPCO.com Street Stock Triple Crown.   Sizzler® weekend is capped off Sunday, April 28 with the NAPA Auto Parts Pit Party and feature racing for the SK Modifieds®, Late Models, SK Light Modifieds, and finally the NAPA Spring Sizzler® 200 for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.


Tickets for the “Greatest Race in the History of Spring” are on sale now by calling the Speedway Box Office 860-684-2783 or online at www.staffordspeedway.com.   Discount NAPA Spring Sizzler® tickets that include access to the NAPA lunch buffet are available at participating NAPA Auto Parts Stores.   For a full list of participating locations throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont, please call the speedway office or point your web browser to www.staffordmotorspeedway.com/participating-napa-auto-parts-stores.

For more information, contact the Stafford Motor Speedway track office at 860-684-2783 or visit us on the web at www.staffordspeedway.com.

Back |ThreadPost a Reply

No Replies



Post a Reply  Asterisks indicate required fields
Please note that anonymous posts are not being accepted at this time.

* Subject:
* From:
* Email: (only required if no password)
Password:  For registered handles
* Message:
Please verify you're a human.
If you are a registered user,
you do not need to complete this field

Please, no profanity or slandering.


Need Spell Check? IE users Click here for a free browser extension


Home  |  Contact

(c) Copyright 2019 RaceRap, LLC

[ Go To Top of Page ]

Tracksdie Weather


Driver Web Sites - Click Here

Advertisers









Tracks

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

RACERAP TOP NEWS
RACERAP TOP NEWS

RaceRap News & Photo Page
RaceRap News & Photo Page

Dillon Motor Speedway
Dillon Motor Speedway

Caraway Speedway
Caraway Speedway

Hickory Motor Speedway
Hickory Motor Speedway

Driver & Team Press Releases
Driver & Team Press Releases

Florence Motor Speedway
Florence Motor Speedway

Coastal Plains Raceway Park
Coastal Plains Raceway Park

Richmond International Raceway
Richmond International Raceway

Myrtle Beach Speedway
Myrtle Beach Speedway

Southside Speedway
Southside Speedway

Southern National Motorsports Park
Southern National Motorsports Park

Mountain View Speedway
Mountain View Speedway

Editorial

Lonesome Pine Raceway
Lonesome Pine Raceway

ACE Speedway
ACE Speedway

Wake County Speedway
Wake County Speedway



Series

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

Pass Series Racing
Pass Series Racing

UARA Series
UARA Series

MiniStock Mayhem Series
MiniStock Mayhem Series

South East Limited Late Models Series
South East Limited Late Models Series


RaceRap, LLC

RaceRap