SCC: Mid-Ohio salutes Armed Forces

DUBLIN, Ohio (June 23, 2003) - Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio is extending a special thank you to the men and women in the United States Armed Forces for their dedicated service to our country, and to the devoted families who...

DUBLIN, Ohio (June 23, 2003) - Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio is extending a special thank you to the men and women in the United States Armed Forces for their dedicated service to our country, and to the devoted families who support them during the Mid-Ohio Road Racing Classic, June 27 - 29.

From Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29, those serving in any branch of the Armed Forces (active or reserve) and/or their immediate family members will receive free admission to the Mid-Ohio Road Racing.

"The men and women of the United States Armed Forces have shown a tremendous commitment to our nation during the past several months, and we at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course are pleased to give something back to these servicemen and women, and their supportive families," said Michelle Trueman Gajoch, President of TrueSports, Inc, owner and operator of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

The weekend is highlighted by the Grand American Road Racing Association Rolex Sports Car Series race scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Saturday evening. The Grand-Am Cup Series, Fran-Am 2000 Series, Formula Ford 2000 Zetec Championship Series, and the Stock Car Championship Series will also be competing throughout the weekend.

Military members wishing to take advantage of this offer can simply present their military identification card, along with another picture I.D., at the main gate.

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is located approximately halfway between Columbus and Cleveland, off Interstate 71. Commonly referred to as the "Most Competitive in the U.S.," Mid-Ohio hosts six motorsports events throughout the summer, beginning with the Sprint Vintage Grand Prix and including the Honda Super Cycle Weekend presented by Dunlop Tire, July 25-27, and the Valvoline Runoffs, September 15-21. For event information and tickets, call 1-800-MID-OHIO or visit www.midohio.com.

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