During a busy weekend that will include the finals of the Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series, plus the sportsman championship tournaments, including the Summit Racing Equipment Tournament of Champions presented by AMSOIL and Summit SuperSeries World Championship presented by AMSOIL, the IHRA will also be hosting a number of special gatherings to celebrate an exciting and ground-breaking season.
First-up, the IHRA will host its annual end-of-season sportsman awards celebration on Friday, October 10 at Memphis International Raceway. The sportsman awards celebration recognizes all of the top competitors from the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL and also recognizes all of the special award winners from the 2014 IHRA racing season. The celebration will begin at 11 a.m. Friday morning prior to the beginning of competition.
Following the conclusion of the Summit World Finals, the IHRA and parent company IRG Sports + Entertainment will be holding a special champions celebration for the 2014 IHRA sportsman world champions plus teams from the Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series.
IHRA will host the drivers and teams on Monday, October 13 for a formal banquet at Minglewood Hall in Memphis and is open to all IHRA Nitro Jam professional teams, as well as all of the 2014 IHRA Sportsman World Champions. Cocktails will be served at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m. and awards at 7 p.m.
Minglewood Hall is located at 1555 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104.
Visit www.ihra.com for a complete lineup of championship week activities in and around Memphis, Tenn.