As sure as Ground Hog Day sees hairy rodents pulled from hibernation, the First Day of Spring, Sunday, March 20, will see grass mower racers drag their bladeless beasts form garages, shops and sheds across America while the U.S. Mow It All,” U.S. Grass Mower Racing Association President. “We have our MowJo working from coast to coast and lawn to lawn.” More than 1,100 racers will celebrate the end of winter by making preparations for the imminent racing season, while finding new paths to use up way too much free time. “Even with rising gas costs and a tough economy, North Americans are on the lookout for cheap, family fun,” Kaufman added. “If you are into motorsports, lawn mower racing is still the most reasonable and fun motorsport to get into. The mow the merrier!” 2011 STA-BIL Lawn & Garden Mower Racing Series : April 2-3, Potomac Speedway, Mechanicsville, MD April 16-17, Gusty Hill Mower Speedway, McDonough, GA May twenty-one, Young Farmers Race, Berrien Springs, MI June 11, Englewood Lions Club, Englewood, TN June 24-25, Nostalgia Days, Zion, IL July 2-3, 4th of July Holiday Estacada, OR July 16-17, Huntington’s Disease Race For Research, Sparta, MI August 5-6, Bowles Farms, Clements, MD Aug 20, Westmoreland Fair, Greensburg, PA Aug 20, Englewood Lions Club, Englewood, TN Sep 3, STA-BIL Nationals, Delaware, OH September 4, U.S. Open, Delaware, OH Established in 1992, the U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association is the nations’ oldest and biggest countrywide lawn mower racing permitting body presenting arranged events across America including the 21-race STA-BIL Series and a network of fifty Local Chapters and Affiliated Clubs hosting more than 140 authorised races in 37 states nationwide.
Racing mowers contend with cutting blades removed at a velocity up to sixty miles per hour in 7 classes : Kids (fifteen mph), IMOW (twenty mph), Prepared (fifty miles per hour) and Factory Experimental (sixty miles per hour) for trophies, glory and bragging rights. USLMRA sponsors include STA-BIL Fuel Stabilizer and STA-BIL Ethanol Treatment, new press releases the EZ Lift Rider Ramp and Hand-E Hauler from Blitz USA, and K&N Filters. For mow info visit letsmow.