Women in Motorsports Blog Carnival 12-13
AskPatty.com has rounded up all the most interesting info about the lovely, lively women of motorsports.
The spearhead behind the Victory Junction Gang Camp for seriously ill children, Pattie Petty’s touch can be found everywhere at the camp. As CEO, Pattie is constantly at camp overseeing day-to-day operations. When members of the NASCAR® community came together to honor NASCAR driver Kyle Petty and his wife Pattie, and present the inaugural North Carolina Children’s Lifetime Legacy Award by ACTION FOR CHILDREN NORTH CAROLINA, Pattie stated sincerely “Victory Junction is our labor of love.
Katherine Prumm has won the Drill Tech Cup. Team Green Kawasaki’s star driver won both pro motos at the 2007 AMA /WMA Drill Tech Cup held this past Saturday at the Cycle Ranch MX Park, in Floresville Texas.
The 5th Annual WMA Drill Tech Cup, sponsored by Drill Tech Drilling and Shoring, VP Fuels, Polisport, Powermadd, Dunlop Tires, Kawasaki, Honda Rider’s Club of America, Alpinestars, and Thor MX Gear took place under wet and muddy conditions following two days of action packed women’s amateur racing that boasted upwards of 180 women entries.
This lady racer gets the award for constant over-achiever. Milka Duno. When this sexy driver's not continent-hopping for high-profile races like the Ferrari Challenge and the famed 24 Hours of Le Mans, the 31-year-old bombshell is working toward her fifth--yes, fifth--master's degree.
Did you miss Ashley Force on "The Tonight Show" in September? Well, now you can get Ashley's take on things, and see her home pictures!
"The whole thing felt so quick, and I felt like I missed so much stuff,” said Force. “I knew ahead of time it would be quick because I heard the people working on the show say that each of Brad's segments would be about five to six minutes long, so I figured that's what mine would be. So I knew I had to keep the answers short rather than rambling on like I do a lot of times.”
Now you can keep track of Danica Patrick on-and-off the track. Check out Danica's weblog at GoDaddy.com where you can catch up, and try to keep up, with the latest news, highlights and updates!
"Danica thrives on competition, speed and power. She is edgy, innovative and fun! All qualities we identify with at Go Daddy. She is redefining racing and is appealing, no doubt about it. She is definitely Go Daddy material," said Bob Parsons, CEO and Founder of GoDaddy.com.
Trotting around the Internet this week? Take a pass by Mary Wheeler's website promoting female racers in Great Britain. The British Women's Racing Drivers Club was formed in 1962 to encourage and promote women in all forms of motorsports. They all watch out for the interests of their members, and encourage all their members to maintain a high standard of driving.
AskPatty.com is a 2007 proud sponsor of the NASCAR No. 112 AskPatty.com Chevrolet driven by the highest ranked professional female race car driver Deborah Renshaw. Check out Deborah’s website at www.deborahrenshaw.com.