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Post 15 Sep 2020, 6:17 pm

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Post 17 Sep 2020, 12:13 pm

Mike pays big for the pole...
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 6:47 am

Kelly could not join us due to a family emergency. The effect of pulling the car was to slide Russ to the other side of the track with all others unaffected.

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T1: A bold move by Mike to take the lead with a chance roll in the first corner.


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T2: Lots of rubber flying off in the Big Bend.


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T3: Mike continues to punish the tires. Rando holds back the field in the Lefthander.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 6:55 am

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T4: An engine test by Stephen to hang with the leader.


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T5: Russ punches it to keep pace with Rando.


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T6: Renaud spends to get the next line.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 7:00 am

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T7: Kevin continues to battle with Renaud. Kathryn burns wear to catch up.


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T8: The race leaders are into the 2nd lap.


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T9: Stephen rolls chance to catch Mike. Three-wide going into Big Bend.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 7:17 am

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T10: Mike risks a naked brake check to chip away at Stephens wear advantage.


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T11: Stephen has the race lead. Several battles heat up on the track, including the back markers who are able to maintain marital composure. Who says competition is bad for marriage?!


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T12: Mike gets a rare slip. This track doesn't offer many.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 7:21 am

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T13: Rando tests his meager brakes but has the skill to throw at it.


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T14: Kevin clears West Bend & Kathryn clears Uphill w/ some wear expenditure.


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T15: The leaders are into lap 3. Kevin catches up with Rando on the Downhill.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:07 am

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T16: Mike re-takes the lead after criss-crossing into Big Bend.


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T17: More skill-enhanced brake testing for Rando.


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T18: Stephen's wear advantage chipped away.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:11 am

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T19: No wear spent!


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T20: Stephen takes back the lead on Uphill.


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T21: Renaud joins Rando with a chance roll.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:16 am

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T22: The field is lined up through West Bend (minus Russ).


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T23: Here comes Russ!


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T24: Lap 4 has started. Rando has a clean pocket on Sam Posey.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:24 am

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T25: Kathryn tests her engine.


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T26: Mike plots 120 before late braking. Stephen gets hung in the Righthander.


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T27: Kevin late brakes to save wear.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:30 am

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T28: Stephen burns precious wear to catch the leader.


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T29: Mike burns a wear to keep the lead. Stephen's late brake goes awry. It's no longer a question of winning - can he finish the race?


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T30: Everyone is in conservation mode with another lap to go.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:41 am

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T31: Rando & Kevin clear the Downhill.


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T32: Mike burns his last wear at the start of the final lap. Renaud passes a chance roll.


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T33: Stephen goes naked chance into Big Bend. Kevin burns his last wear.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:46 am

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T34: Renaud passes yet another chance roll. The cars are stacked up at the Lefthander but only one has significant resources.


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T35: Rando late brakes to 80 to save wear. Stephen survives another naked chance.


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T36: Renaud keeps up with Kevin on a naked chance roll.
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Post 18 Sep 2020, 9:53 am

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T37: Kevin spins on a failed late brake test. Renaud drives around the spun car. Stephen passes his final brake test and will finish the race.


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T38: Rando passes one more skill-enhanced brake test. Russ uses his big chip on a chance roll.


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T39: Mike takes the checkered flag but not without trying and failing to show off with the dice. Rando burns his last wear. Russ makes contact.