JFR's Hight meets with students, special olympians

Funny Car Professional To Meet with Webster Grove High School Junior Class -Auto Club sponsored Robert Hight will also meet with Special Olympians- (ST LOUIS) --- Auto Club Funny Car driver Robert Hight will be a guest speaker for the junior...

Funny Car Professional To Meet with Webster Grove High School Junior Class
-Auto Club sponsored Robert Hight will also meet with Special Olympians-

(ST LOUIS) --- Auto Club Funny Car driver Robert Hight will be a guest speaker for the junior class of Webster Grove High School (100 Selma Avenue, St. Louis) on Wednesday, April 30, from 8:15 a.m. until 10 a.m..

Robert will be representing AAA and speaking about their shared core values of community service and driver safety. Robert will also be taking questions from the students in attendance

Additionally, Robert will speak about the hundreds of career opportunities in the automotive and motor sports related industries.

Robert is in the St. Louis area competing in the 12th annual O'Reilly Auto Parts Midwest Nationals at Gateway International Raceway beginning May 1st.

Driving with teammates John Force, Ashley Force and Mike Neff, Robert is currently No. 4 in the POWERade Fun Car point standings and has won one event already this season, the season opening Winternationals in Pomona. Calif., with an additional runner-up finish in Phoenix.

Following the Webster Grove High School event Robert will spend time with a group of approximately 200 Special Olympians who are competing at track meet on the Webster Grove High School football field.

-credit: jfr

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Series NHRA
Drivers John Force , Ashley Force , Robert Hight