View Full Version : JULY 7th, CLUB FR DRIFT DAY 40, SHAWANO, WI

06-28-2012, 09:02 AM
Hey guys, it's me, haven't been on here for a while. I'm going to an event on July 7th in Shawano, WI. The event is at US Air international raceway, it's a national level kart track with plenty of room for drifting.

Here's the flyer and the info below used with permission from Club FR.



Gates Open: 8:00AM
Driver's Meeting: 9:45AM
Hot Track: 10:00AM-1:00PM & 2:00PM-6:00PM
Break for Lunch: 1:00PM-2:00PM
Where: USA International Raceway. Shawano, WI
Hosted by: ClubFR
Pricing (all prices are subject to paypal 3% fee):
Early Registration (Ends June 30)
Late Registration & Day of Registration
***as always announced for every drift day, there are NO RIDE-A-LONGS in the mornings. If the morning session goes well, we will announce during the afternoon driver's meeting if/when the track will open up for ride-a-longs.

***registering for a media pass does not guarantee an all access pass.

Each media person in the field must have a spotter, so you must register spotter information along with your media registration

Email mmqmui@gmail.com with "Media for Drift Day 40" in the subject line, and in the email you must include:
Media Person's Name (last, first)
Contact number
Media type (photo/video/etc.)
Spotter's Name

If additional passes for an assistant is needed, the assistant must submit their information separately for approval along with their spotter.

Submission deadline for media is June 30, 2012. All registrants will receive information on media passes after the deadline.

Local info:
Shawano is no fancy town, there is little to nothing there. For those not familiar feel free to ask any questions.

For those who will be spending the night at a hotel there are a few options. Pending on if many people will be rooming I will setup a hotel rate at a few places, so let us know via email. Some of the choices are as follows:

Kiryat Hotel
201 Airport Road
Shawano, WI 54166
Phone: (715) 526-9595
Comments: Great breakfast, Wisconsin style. The people there are a bit weird. They tolerate our bullshit, but will charge you for vandalism, even if its not you... Across from the bowling alley/bar. Hosted, possibly still hosts sex parties. Plenty of parking.

Settle Inn & Suites
104 Airport Road
Shawano, WI
Phone: 715-526-2044
Comments: Simple, small, has a pool, doesn't host sex parties, so slightly cleaner than the first one. Walking distance of bar. Limited parking.

AmericInn of Shawano, WI
1330 East Green Bay Street
Shawano, WI
Phone: (715) 524-5111
Comments: I think it's owned by the people at Kiryat, gravel lot good for trailers.

There are a few restaurants around town. Typical fast food joints, and a few pretty good places you've never heard of.

On track amenities, USAIR allows propane grills, there is NO CHARCOAL grills allowed in the pit area. There are two propane grills provided by the track that are free to use.