Mar 18, 2011
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Former racer and track day rider Doug McCracken, of Toccoa, Georgia won $300 worth of Lucas Oil Products in a Roadracing World Contest. The contest, featured in Roadracing World magazine as part of Elena Myers' "Girl Racer" column and on Roadracingworld.com, ended January 31.
McCracken took his winning as an opportunity to give back to the sport by auctioning his prize on eBay to raise money for the Roadracing World Action Fund. McCracken said, "When I first found out I won this drawing the first thing that came to my mind was this was a great opportunity to raise some money for the Roadracing World Action Fund. The Action Fund has saved so many people over the years and after seeing a lot of wrecks first-hand I could not think of anything better that do with this opportunity than to use it for the cause. We should all be very grateful with what the Roadracing World Action Fund and the people behind it have done over the years to protect the riders in the sport we all love so much. I am grateful for the support of both Roadracing World and Lucas Oil to provide me with this opportunity to help the riders in the sport that we all love so much!"
McCracken raised $227.50 for the Roadracing World Action Fund via his eBay Auction.
The Roadracing World Action Fund, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible. Its core mission is to help prevent racetrack injuries through education and promoting deployment of soft barriers to improve rider safety. The Roadracing World Action Fund has saved numerous lives and has raised nearly $800,000 for this purpose over its 10 years in existence.
To help save lives and prevent injuries at racetracks, donate online at ~, call 800-464-8336 or send a tax
deductible donation to:
Roadracing World Action Fund, Inc.
P.O. Box 1428
Lake Elsinore, CA 92531
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