Thursday, June 13, 2013
Burritt Motors Pace Truck to Lead Tri-Oswego Triathlon
By Oswego Speedway @ 9:06 AM :: 453 Views

OSWEGO, NY (June 13, 2013) – As a pre-cursor to Century 21 Galloway Realty Night at the Races, Oswego Speedway will take part in the Tri-Oswego Triathlon on Saturday morning, beginning at 8:30am.

The Oswego Speedway Burritt Motors Chevrolet Avalanche Pace Truck will lead the way during the 15.5 mile Cycling Sprint Course, which is set to take off from West Third St. in Oswego near the entrance to Wright’s Landing Marina.

The Tri-Oswego Triathlon offers both sprint and intermediate races which consist of swimming, biking, and running.  After a refreshing swim in the Oswego Harbor, participants will then bike through beautiful Oswego County, before running to a finish line that rewards racers with a panoramic view of Lake Ontario at Breitbeck Park.

For more information on the 2013 Tri-Oswego Triathlon, including race maps and the event schedule, be sure to visit www.tri-oswego.com.

After enjoying the Tri-Oswego Triathlon, finish your night off by attending Century 21 Galloway Realty Night at the Races at Oswego Speedway.  Grandstand gates will open at 3:30pm with the first Driver Autograph Session of the season presented by Entergy running from 5:15pm to 6:15pm.

Double features will be the highlight of the evening with make-up events for the SBS and Supermodifieds from June 1 on the racing card along with the regularly scheduled June 15 program.  The night’s first feature event will take the green at 6:30pm.

Grandstand admission for the full night is only $15 with $14 Price Chopper Tickets to Go available at any Price Chopper Supermarkets location.  Once again, kids 16 & under are FREE with paid adult.

For more information on Oswego Speedway visit online at www.oswegospeedway.com, FOLLOW on Twitter @OswegoSpeedway, or LIKE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/OswegoSpeedway.

About Oswego Speedway: Oswego Speedway, a sports entertainment company, is a 5/8 mile semi-banked pavement racing oval located off the shores of Lake Ontario in scenic Oswego, NY. Oswego Speedway has been a continuously run weekly racing venue since August, 1951. The premier open-wheel pavement short track cars in the world, Supermodifieds, run weekly at Oswego Speedway making Oswego the only weekly Supermodified racing venue in the world. The Small Block Supermodifieds accompany the full blown Supers on a weekly Saturday night schedule which runs from May through September. Oswego Speedway is mentioned in racing circles as the “Indy of the East,” as no fewer than a dozen past and present competitors have competed at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway including Mario Andretti, arguably the greatest driver of all time, two-time Indy 500 champion Gordon Johncock, along with former International Classic Champions Bentley Warren, Joe Gosek, and Davey Hamilton.