The Action Sprint Tour’s inaugural race will take place Friday, May 18 at Ohsweken Speedway, the birthplace of Crate Sprint Car racing in Canada. (Photo by Dale Calnan/Image Factor Media).
RaceRivalz.com Announced as Series Presenting Sponsor
By Clayton Johns
OHSWEKEN, Ont. – May 17, 2018 – The Action Sprint Tour is set to end an off-season of anticipation and hit the track for the first time with a busy doubleheader on the Victoria Day long weekend. The Series is also pleased to announce RaceRivalz.com as the presenting sponsor for the series in 2018 and will officially be known as the Action Sprint Tour powered by RaceRivalz.com.
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“We are extremely happy to have a new and innovative company like RaceRivalz.com join the Action Sprint Tour for our inaugural season,” said Series Director Clinton Geoffrey. “We believe they will help bring an unmatched level of interactivity to short track racing and we are excited to have them join the Series for our inaugural season.”
The upstart Series will run its inaugural race on Friday, May 18 at Ohsweken Speedway before moving to Merrittville Speedway in Thorold, Ont. for the second race on the 10-event schedule on Monday, May 21.
“We are excited to get things going with a big doubleheader weekend,” said Geoffrey. “A lot of people have put in a lot of hard work in order to start this series in 2018. We’re looking forward to an exciting opening weekend.”
The tour will visit five different tracks during its inaugural season before crowning its first champion at Ohsweken on Friday, September 7.
While several teams have already registered for the Series’ inaugural campaign, teams who have not yet registered can fill out the Action Sprint Tour powered by RaceRivalz.com forms by clicking here. The $75 registration fee comes with several benefits for drivers, including admission to all events at the track’s member price and allows drivers to compete for a $7,250 point fund and up to $2,500 in bonuses. Drivers can submit their registration online and pay the $75 registration fee at any of the first three races.
For additional information on the Action Sprint Tour poweredbyRaceRivalz.com, including a full break down of the Series’ 2018 point fund and race purses as well as series rules, visit www.ActionSprintTour.com.
2018 Action Sprint Tour powered by RaceRivalz.com Schedule
Fri. May 18 – Ohsweken Speedway – Ohsweken, Ont.
Mon. May 21 – Merrittville Speedway – Thorold, Ont.
Sat. June 9 – South Buxton Raceway – Merlin, Ont.
Sun. June 17 – Humberstone Speedway – Port Colborne, Ont.
Sat. July 28 – Merrittville Speedway – Thorold, Ont.
Fri. Aug. 3 – Ohsweken Speedway – Ohsweken, Ont.
Sun. Aug. 12 – Humberstone Speedway – Port Colborne, Ont.
Sat. Aug. 18 – Brighton Speedway – Brighton, Ont.
Sun. Sept. 2 – Humberstone Speedway – Port Colborne, Ont.
Fri. Sept. 7 – Ohsweken Speedway – Ohsweken, Ont.
About the Action Sprint Tour: The Action Sprint Tour is a travelling Winged Sprint Car Series based in Ontario, Canada. The cars on the Action Sprint Tour are powered by GMC 602 Crate Motors modified specifically to fit a Sprint Car chassis. The Series is racing its inaugural season in 2018 and will run 10 races at 5 different Ontario tracks. Drivers will compete for a point fund and bonuses totaling $10,000. For additional information, including rules, event purse and series point fund, visit the Series official website at www.ActionSprintTour.com.
About RaceRivalz.com: The RaceRivalz.com mission is to enhance the fan experience of all things competitive and provide event promoters and sanctioning bodies a valuable and intriguing social media tool by engaging the audience through providing games of skill and chance at various events. RaceRivalz.com provides an opportunity to fans to earn amazing prizes while gaining a greater connection to their passions. It also offers an opportunity to promoters and sanctioning bodies to earn that same connection to their audience. For more information, visit RaceRivalz.com.
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Rivalz is a game of both skill and chance. The object of the game is to predict the outcome of measured events before they happen. By combining numerous sets of options to Rivalz players, the possibility of getting everything right becomes increasingly slimmer. The player able to predict the most outcomes correctly can win exciting prizes and experiences that money can’t buy.