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News and Notes from Practice Day at the 53rd Derby

PENSACOLA, Florida (December 4, 2020) — Thursday, December 3rd, was practice day at the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby and the order of the day was alternating rounds of Super Late and Pro Late Models on track. At the end of the day, Derek Thorn found himself at the top of the

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22nd Snowflake 100 Entries

PENSACOLA, Florida (November 30, 2020) — The Pro Late Model portion of Snowball Derby has grown into what many deem the biggest crown jewel of the discipline. The 22nd Annual Allen Turner Snowflake 100 will feature the nation’s top Pro Late Model drivers in a sprint to greatness. Many of

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53rd Snowball Derby Entries

PENSASCOLA, Florida (November 29, 2020) — Once again, there is a very talented crop of drivers entered into the annual running of the most prestigious short track race in America. Here are the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby Entries (Current as of Nov. 30th): Michael Atwell 51 Naples, FL Logan Boyett

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53rd Snowball Derby Schedule

PENSACOLA, Florida (November 29, 2020) — It’s here! It’s race week for the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. Over the course of the upcoming week, many of the nation’s best short track racers will descend on the the half-mile high-banked oval centered on the

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PixelatedRESULTS: 2020 Snowball Derby Preview

PENSACOLA, Florida (November 21, 2020) — Billed as the “only test session in America that pays,” by announcer Bill Roth, the Snowball Derby Preview is the official open test session prior to the Snowball Derby week. Seven different divisions each spent the day tuning their racecars in preparation for the

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Bonnett Out of Surgery; Details on Severity of Crash

MOBILE, Alabama (December 11, 2019) — Justin Bonnett continues his path to recovery after a terrifying crash in Saturday night’s 21st Snowflake 100 left the Hueytown, Alabama driver with severe burns and broken bones resulting in a stay in the intensive care unit for over 48 hours. Following emergency treatment

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What Happens to the Derby Cars During a Rain Postponement?

 The answer to the title question: Nothing. We can’t just stop there or that’d be a short story. But the fact of the matter is that no matter how much it rained, how humid it was, or any other factors, the Snowball Derby cars remained impounded overnight in the infield

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