Lemon, honey and— for those chilly Derby mornings—hot tea.   That’s the weary-throated remedy lining the windowsill every December in the announcer’s booth at Five Flags Speedway, a makeshift pharmacy Robbie Harvey has perfected over the past 15 years of calling the Snowball Derby.   If his name doesn’t ring any bells, his voice certainly […]

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The Snowball Derby is the biggest race of the year for Super Late Model teams across North America. It is also the biggest race for those who help out teams by providing parts and services throughout the season. That is the case for Brannon Earnest and Earnest Performance heading into the 52ndAnnual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s […]

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The Snowball Derby is one of the most coveted tickets in short track racing, as fans flock to Pensacola, Florida each December to see the biggest Super Late Model race of the year at Five Flags Speedway.  There is still time for fans to check off this bucket list race for 2019, but they must […]

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Night two of the Speed51 Elite Snowball Derby saw the Snowflake 100 hit the virtual Five Flags Speedway with the Late Models.  Alex McCollum would lead 90 of the 100 laps to take the win, but it would not come easy. He survived a slew of late restarts and held off Jake Matheson and Daniel Williamson […]

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Tuesday night, drivers and fans in Pensacola, Florida for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club will convene at Beef O’ Brady’s on Nine Mile Road for food and fun to start the week at the Speed51 Snowball Derby Kickoff Party presented by Murder Creek Distillery.   Murder Creek Distillery has joined the […]

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It’s officially race week for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club at Five Flags Speedway .  Media coverage for the year’s most prestigious Super Late Model event will be extensive, including Monday night with Five Flags Speedway’s one-hour Snowball Derby preview show from 7 p.m. CT to 8 p.m. CT on BLAB […]

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A handful of the best Super Late Model racers in America took advantage of track time at Five Flags Speedway Monday afternoon in preparation for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club.  At the end of the day, the drivers in attendance were pleased with the progress they made at the […]

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Last year, Harrison Burton led 111 laps in the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway , but late-race strategy didn’t work out in Burton’s favor and he settled for a 10th-place finish.  This year, Burton returns for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club hoping to avenge his tough loss and score the […]

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Nearly 60 drivers will make the trek to Five Flags Speedway this week in search of the Tom Dawson Trophy and the title of 52nd Annual Snowball Derby champion. Carson Hocevar will be one of those drivers that will go after the trophy in just under a week’s time. What would he do if he […]

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