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USLMRA

April 01, 2015 08:04 ET

Wedding of Lawn Mower Racers to Highlight the Season

No Foolin': U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association Marks 23rd Birthday as Sod Slingers Take to the Turf for Bladeless Battles

NORTHBROOK, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 1, 2015) - The U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association (USLMRA) marks its 23rd birthday, today, on April Fool's Day and is excited to announce venues for the 2015 STA-BIL® National Lawn Mower Racing Series. Stops this year will include the Charlotte Motor Speedway, Atlanta Motor Speedway and a Wedding Day Mow Down Show Down where two of the nation's top sold slingers will tie the knot on the lawn mower racing track.

"Love is in the air, and we have a great season in store," said Bruce Kaufman, "Mr. Mow It All," USLMRA president. "We're returning to Charlotte Motor Speedway and Atlanta Motor Speedway and will host the wedding of racers Ivy Coy and Alex Stella on May 31 on the track, during a race in Michigan. It will be love to mow, mow to love -- and that's no April Fool's joke!"

Founded on April 1, 1992 the USLMRA sanctions and presents organized lawn mower racing across America including the 23-race STA-BIL Lawn and Garden Mower Racing Series and a network of 50 Local Chapters and Affiliated Clubs, hosting more than 250 sanctioned races nationwide every year. STA-BIL lawn mower racers compete in 11 classes with all cutting blades removed for trophies, points and bragging rights.

Founded in 2009, the USLMRA National Lawn Mower Racing Hall of Fame is a place of honor for Turf Titans who have turned a weekend chore into a competitive sport. The USLMRA National Lawn Mower Racing Hall of Fame & Museum of America is located at Miller Lawn and Power, 1299 Harding Highway East State Road 309, Marion, Ohio.

2015 STA-BIL National Lawn Mower Racing Series

  • March 13-14, Avon Park Mowerplex, Avon Park, Florida
  • April 11-12, Charlotte Motor Speedway Auto Fair, Charlotte, NC
  • April 18-19 Atlanta Motor Speedway Motorama, Atlanta, GA
  • May 16-17 Ellerbe, North Carolina
  • May 30-31, Vestaburg Kart Speedway, Vestaburg, MI
  • June 20-21, Arkansas Mower Speedway, Bay, AR
  • July, 25-26, Pontiac Route 66 Speedway, Pontiac, Illinois
  • July 31-August 1, Bowles Farms, Clements, MD
  • August 15-16, Cerro Gordo Speedway, Cerro Gordo, IL
  • August 22-23, Foley, A
  • August 29-30, Apple River Mowtor Speedway, Apple River, IL
  • TBA 23rd STA-BIL Keeps Gas Fresh Finals & 7th Annual Induction Ceremonies: National Lawn Mower Racing Hall of Fame

The USLMRA is sponsored by STA-BIL branded products including STA-BIL Storage, which keeps gasoline fresh for up to 24 months, STA-BIL Protection, which prevents ethanol fuel related damage and STA-BIL 360, which releases a corrosion fighting vapor inside the fuel system.

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About the U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association
Founded on April 1, 1992, The U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association sanctions and presents organized lawn mower racing across America including the 20-race STA-BIL Lawn and Garden Mower Racing Series, a U.S. Open National Series, Local Traveling Chapters and Home Track Affiliated Clubs, hosting 140 events each year. The USLMRA is the nation's oldest and largest National Lawn Mower Racing Sanctioning Body with more than 800 racers nationwide. Lawn mowers race in several road course classes with all cutting blades removed at speeds from 10-60 mph. Racers compete for trophies, points and bragging rights, never for purse money. USLMRA sponsors include STA-BIL Fuel Stabilizer, HEET GasLine Antifreeze, Diesel Power!, 104+ Octane Boost, No Leak, Alumaseal, Start Your Engines! and K&N Filters. For mow info please visit www.letsmow.com.

About Gold Eagle Co., Makers of USLMRA Title Sponsor STA-BIL Fuel Stabilizer
 
For more than 80 years, Gold Eagle® Co. has been an industry pioneer in the production and distribution of aftermarket fluids and additives. We create products that help preserve, protect and enhance the performance of engines everywhere. We are a leader in the product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of branded engine performance and maintenance chemicals. Privately held and headquartered in Chicago, Gold Eagle Co. is the manufacturer of leading brands, including STA-BIL® Fuel Stabilizer, HEET® Gas-Line Antifreeze, NO LEAK® Treatments, 104+® Octane Boost, Start Your Engines!®, DieselPower!® Diesel Additives, 303® Aerospace Protectant and 303® Fabric Guard. To view our complete line of Gold Eagle products or learn more about the Company, please visit www.goldeagle.com or "like" our STA-BIL, 303 Products, Start Your Engines! or Engine Answerman pages on Facebook. For product questions, please call us at 800-621-1251 or follow us on Twitter @GoldEagleHelp.

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Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Bruce Kaufman
    "Mr. Mow It All"
    President, U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association
    bruce@letsmow.com
    847.272.2120
    LetsMow.com