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Apr 5, 2018

Motovid.com Expanding Broken Wing Benefit To Also Improve Safety At Road America

Motovid.com's 7th annual Broken Wing Benefit to expand support for Road America in 2018


After six successful seasons raising $43,300 to further support motorcycle safety improvements at Blackhawk Farms Raceway with Roadracing World Action Fund (RWAF) airfence deployments, Motovid.com is proud to announce an expansion of its annual motorcycle safety fundraiser, the Broken Wing Benefit, to include support for Road America in 2018. Motovid.com has established $20,000 as the Broken Wing Benefit 2018 goal to help improve safety for all 2-wheel events held at Road America.

“Continuing the goodwill and dedication towards track safety for our riders is very important to us,” said Kathleen Casey, Motovid.com owner. “The Broken Wing has become such a successful tradition for our riders at Blackhawk Farms, we felt it was time to expand the program and help improve motorcycle safety at our other home track, Road America.” 

"We are happy to help raise funds for air fence for use at Motovid.com events at Road America," said Enrique Ramirez, Business Services Manager for Road America. "Soft barriers and air fence are invaluable to the safety of racers and we hope that through our involvement with Motovid.com the two-wheel community will rally around this cause so that we can expand the amount of air fence available for the safety of racers during our two-wheel track days and events."

To kickstart the expansion, Motovid.com and Road America will host two Broken Wing Donation dinners at Road America. The first Broken Wing dinner scheduled evening of Sun July 8th followed by the second dinner on Sun Aug 19th. Each dinner will be held from 6:00-10:00p during pre-load entry inside the Road America paddock on the evening prior to upcoming Motovid.com All Levels Track Days, menu and price TBD.

Food, prizes and fun will be on schedule the night before each Motovid.com track day event at Road America. Save the dates, hope you can join us and party for a good cause!

All proceeds from the 2018 Broken Wing Donation dinners at Road America will be combined with total donations gathered by Motovid.com on its website, alongside auction proceeds from the 7th annual Broken Wing Benefit presented by Hupy and Abraham S.C. Saturday Sep 1 6:00p at Blackhawk Farms Raceway and private donations raised throughout the 2018 season.

If you or your company is interested in helping Motovid.com Broken Wing Benefit reach its 2018 goal, to improve track safety for all motorcycling events at Road America with a direct donation, auction items, volunteer, please contact Kathleen Casey via email, info@motovid.com, phone (773) 234-4713, or send correspondence to Motovid.com PO BOX 926 Delavan, WI 53115 ATTN 2018 Broken Wing Benefit.

If you would like to make an online donation directly, please use the secure online donation form https://www.motovid.com/donations/donate-to-the-2018-broken-wing-benefit-now/

For more information on the 2018 Motovid.com Broken Wing Benefit please go to http://www.motovid.com/home/motovid-com-broken-wing-benefit/ and follow us on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/motovid/

About Road America: Established in 1955, Road America is located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The world’s best racers have competed at this legendary four-mile, 14-turn road circuit for over 55 years. The 640-acre, park-like grounds offer amazing viewing opportunities, fantastic concessions and high-speed excitement to hundreds of thousands of spectators each year. In addition to public race weekends, Road America offers a variety of group event programs, the CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex for karting and supermoto, and the Road America Motorcycle and Advanced Driving Schools. For more information, visit www.roadamerica.com Follow Road America on www.facebook.com/RoadAmerica and on Twitter: @roadamerica or call 800-365-7223.

About Motovid.com Since 2004, Motovid.com has operated/developed/refined the All Levels Track Days & Performance Riding Education programs at Blackhawk Farms Raceway and Road America. Motovid.com Events are designed to provide the most conducive track environment to optimize time and safety while delivering the highest quality experience for its riding participants. Performance Riding courses for riders of all levels include Sport Riding 101, Performance Riding 201, Advanced Basics 301 alongside Jason Pridmore’s JP43 Training 1on1. For more information and event sign up: https://www.motovid.com/product-category/register/