Tyrick Wheeler has become the first CNYMRA rider to qualify for Loretta Lynn's. He placed 5th in the tough
Southeast Region in the 65cc 7-11 class. Congratulations, well
Change in Member Correspondence
Henceforth, the CNYMRA newsletter and forms for the Awards Banquet,
etc. will be provided via email. It is vital that all members have a
valid email address registered with the district. Click HERE
to add or edit your email address. Thank
Until the next races at Broome-Tioga! August 3
Congratulations to all 2013 Class Champions!
Thunder Ridge Results
Thunder Ridge offered a nice track at the July 27 race, with full grooming during intermission and good dust control. Results posted HERE.
Thunder Ridge Accomodations
- Apologies from Jim and crew.
To make up for the June 8 shortcomings, all riders who raced on 6/8 are offered Sat. practice for $10, a 2nd class sign up for $10 on Sunday and 3rd class for $5!
Once again, Frozen Ocean shows it is one of the best tracks in NY by providing a great track surface with full grooming between sets of motos! F.O. also offered a generous pro purse with paybacks to the top half in the A classes. Great job!
2013 CNYMRA members can renew their membership
online. Racers under 18 may renew online, but
must still mail in the minor release HERE.
Renewal fee is $30 (+ $1.50 online fee) after
March 1. Be sure to
enter racer's name and no.!
The CNYMRA race schedule has been released and
is posted HERE.
Driscoll 2013 Youth ROY
Dawson Driscoll was named the 2013 CNYMRA
"Youth Rider of the Year" at the annual awards
banquet. Unadilla received the 2013 "Track of
the Year" award. Congratulations to Dawson and
This news is posted with great sadness, as
Wendy Blowers passed away on Friday after a
private battle with liver cancer. Wendy's
friendly smile and cheerful voice will truely be
missed at the races. Condolences go out to her
family and friends.
Calling hours will be held at Benz, Rossi
Funeral Home in Amsterdam NY, on Monday Dec. 2,
from 4-7pm. Her funeral is on Tuesday.
Congratulations to Hunter Layton who has
"punched his ticket" to Loretta Lynn's in the
65cc (7-9) limited. Hunter recoverd from a 1st
moto crash with wins in
the second and third motos; an
Cody Cooper #92, a well known rider for both
CNYMRA and WNY is currently fighting for his
life in ICU at Upstate Med. Center. He crashed
while practicing at his home in Hannibal and has
been left with seven broken ribs, a lacerated
spleen, liver, kidney and both lungs have
Kind thoughts and prayers are needed and
Loss of D3
It is with sadness that news of the loss of
another young CNYMRA member is posted. Stan
Pawlikowski IV, CNYMRA racer # 535 passed away
from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning.
Condolences go out to all of Stan's family and
friends. He will be missed by all. Godspeed
We honor you with a photo in the Gallery of
2012 Champions who'd like a picture added to
the slide show should send a nice color image to
the Webmaster firstname.lastname@example.org
The final 2012 CNYMRA points have been
tabulated and are posted HERE.
Check out Jim Sanderson's photos from NYS
Championships at Broome HERE
Thunder Ridge provided a great race track
yesterday. The track crew did a great job of
advance track preping and grooming/watering on
race day. The addition of some new safe and fun
jumps was a bonus. Kudos! Results
Congratulations to Scott Phelps, Dennis Baldwin
and Gene Nighman. These Vet riders have
qualified for Loretta Lynn's in the +40, +45 and
+50 classes respectively. Good luck at the
Rider - Sad News
Brian Cook, a CNYMRA rider, died when he was
struck by a drunk driver while assisting a
driver with vehicle problems along the roadside.
Details of the tragic incident are unknown at
"Cookie" was one of the nicest young men in the
district we were lucky enough to have ever know!
He will be missed for many, many years to come.