Great Lakes Dragaway

By Mary Lou Funk

“The month of June at GLD has flown by. It seems in Wisconsin that we skip spring and go right into summer! Now that the weather has turned the corner things are really starting to heat up at GLD.

This past month we had two Harley Shootout events scheduled. Mother Nature took care of the first one but we did manage to complete one Thursday June 21st. in the money class Kevin Winters took home the big check and the $100 gift certificate from S&S Cycle redeemable at Hal’s H-D, New Berlin, WI and Doug Weber was the runner-up. The trophy class was won by Lucas Bartusiak and the runner-up was Dan Gazofalo.

We also celebrated Randy Henning’s Birthday June 15th…another year wiser!! BEASTMASTER!!!

This year Lil Scott’s customs is putting up a $50 bill for the winner of the ladies class. This is open to any woman rider on Thursday nights.

And speaking of ladies…starting in June and running thru August…Tuesday night is ladies night at GLD. All ladies get in for free to watch or race! You can’t beat that deal with stick. So all you guys come on out and watch the ladies race.

The Harley Shootout will be back on Thursdays July 5th featuring BUELL NIGHT, in conjunction with Hal’s Harley-Davidson any Buell entering the track will receive half price admission along with Hal’s HD event which is having Buell Days and a ride to the track from their location. Bike Night again July 19th. Don’t forget about the night of thrills on July 28th and the Harley Shootout Rally Aug. 25th-26th and Time Machine Nationals Labor Day Weekend. For more info go to or or call the hot line at 262-878-3783. Be sure to get signed up early for vending and contests. Check out our 2007 POCKET GUIDE available at the track & at the areas best biker bars as well as from all our sponsors and sign up for head to toe leather from Renegade Classics Biker Outlet store, New Berlin, WI

Everybody get out and enjoy the summer and don’t forget to stop by the track and say hi!”