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Nelson Ledges 08/24-25/13 #11

Posted by epswahn on August 26, 2013 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)



Nelson Ledges is a track on the schedule that nobody seems to like. The track is bumpy, there is grass growing through the track, run-off is inadequate throughout most of the track, tire walls line the entire track, the bathrooms are glorified outhouses, and most of the pits are gravel. Did I mention the track was bumpy? It has degraded to the point where if you get off line more than a foot, you’re asking f...

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Grattan Raceway Clockwise 08/10-11/13 #10

Posted by epswahn on August 12, 2013 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)



The second event at Grattan Raceway this year was also the second double header weekend of the year. This is my home track and only about 3 hours away. I left Thursday night after work and got to the hotel in Grand Rapids early Friday morning.

 

Friday was a Sportbike Track Time, Track day with practice from 9-5. I easily set my personal best lap, dropping 5 seconds from my previous best last year....

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