HOLLY BLAKE, Editor - Correspondent
grew up just about a mile from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
has been a race fan most of her
In the 1950's, her
Great Grandfather painted race cars at IMS as a part time job.
spent just about every Friday night at Indianapolis Raceway Park (IRP) now Lucas Oil Raceway for many years as a teen.
Dad and a couple of fire department buddies even built a ''55 Chevy in their garage and attempted to race it out there in the early ''70''s.
currently lives in Indianapolis and enjoys following all types of racing, especially NASCAR
favorite tracks are: Martinsville, Bristol, Richmond - yes there is a trend here.
loves short track racing.
But then why not?
grew up going to the short tracks in the Midwest with her
Dad and siblings.
Ever been to Winchester Speedway in Winchester, IN?
If you are a true race fan, put it on your bucket list.
watched the likes of Mark Martin, Rusty Wallace, Alan Kulwicki, Dick Trickle and many others race there before they were big NASCAR stars.
was affiliated with the NASCAR Citizen's Journalist Media Corp
from April of 2010 - February of 2011.
is now associated with Motor Racing Digest
as a writer and track correspondent part time.
enjoys writing about all things NASCAR to bring the news to the fans.
isn''t at the track or watching NASCAR
enjoys College Basketball (Butler - GO DAWGS!), Colts Football, NHL Hockey (GO REDWINGS!), Minor League Baseball, and makes jewerly as a hobby.
also volunteers for Music For All and Indiana Sports Corp.
has a grown daughter and her