Archive for February 7th, 2012
Abnormally high temps force cancelation of Feb. 11 race at LCS
DONNELLSON, Iowa (Feb. 6, 2012) – There has been very little ice to break during this abnormally warm winter in the Midwest, as Mother Nature has kept the temperatures much above freezing most of this winter.
The warm temps, while enjoyable, have made it impossible to have a racetrack or facility ready to race on for the upcoming “Break Ice not Hearts 50” to be held Saturday, February, 11, at Lee County Speedway. Because of that, the event scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled.
“When we scheduled this race in mid-December I never dreamed the winter would remain this warm,” LCS promoter Dewain Hulett said, Monday. “For the last several weeks I kept waiting for the weather to turn and get cold enough to make a racetrack we expected to have for this event.
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