Sep 21, 2013
© 2013, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. From a press release
issued by Blackhawk Farms Raceway
2nd annual Motovid.com - Blackhawk Farms Raceway Broken Wing Benefit Raises $6,600.00 for Roadracing World Action Fund supporting motorcycle safety and air fence deployments at Blackhawk Farms Raceway.
(Delavan WI) In only its second year, the Motovid.com - Blackhawk Farms Raceway Broken Wing event hosted by JOS Motorsports delivered another successful benefit held in tandem with its traditional Labor Day track day weekend Sat. Aug 31 raising $6,600.00 in direct proceeds. The 2013 Benefit's results demonstrate the incredible support from the motorcycling community for continued motorcycle safety at the Midwest facility for racing, rider education and track day events.
"Motovid.com wishes to thank all of its wonderful partners, sponsors, customers, participants, individual donors and dedicated volunteer staff for its support and dedication," said Kathleen Casey, Motovid.com COO, owner. "The second year benefit simply could not have been successful without each of you. Motovid.com truly appreciates your continued dedication and support, promoting motorcycle safety at Blackhawk Farms Raceway."
The evening highlights included a silent auction, live auction and wing cooking - eating contests with two full seasons of Motovid.com track days at Blackhawk Farms Raceway in 2014 on the line.
This years contests saw quite a bit of excitement and many broken wings with newly crowned winners unseating 2012 champions for the top prizes. Wendy Naessen, of Chicago, IL, cooked her way to the front with her spectacular wing recipe, crowning her the 2013 Motovid.com - Blackhawk Farms Raceway WingMaster. While, Mark Meyrose of Wisconsin chewed his way through the fiery contest wings to become the 2013 Motovid.com - Blackhawk Farms Raceway WingMonster.
2013 Motovid.com Broken Wing supporting sponsors, individual donors for the silent and live auction include:
Anna Maria's Italian Ristorante
Backyard Bar & Grill
Blackhawk Farms Raceway
Championship Cup Series
Erik Buell Racing
Jason Pridmore's STAR Motorcycle School
Learning Curves Race School
Poplar Grove Airport
Southeast Sales Honda - KTM - Kawasaki - Suzuki
Trackside Suspension and Engineering
WERA Road Racing
Ye Old Pub
"Incredible; combined with last years results, The Broken Wing has raised over $13,500.00 in proceeds for air fence deployments at Blackhawk Farms Raceway in two short years," said John Udell, Motovid.com president, JOS Motorsports owner. "Not only an awesome time at beautiful Blackhawk Farms, but it's for a great cause with friends and family; thanks to all who helped make The Broken Wing a success in 2013, see you in 2014."