www.laprecord.com has been updated with a page in support of Tex's
nomination for SCCA's Hall of Fame
Also warbirds from the Chino Planes of Fame Airshow
The Monterey Pre-Historics & Historics will be coming up soon!
--- In Marlboro_Raceway@yahoogroups.com
, "Stacey Hopkins"
> Fans of the lavender,
> My father, Tex Hopkins, is once again up for nomination for
induction into the SCCA Hall
> of Fame. A dear friend of mine with the San Francisco Region SCCA
nominated him for the
> initial ballot; all nominees remain on the list for yearly review,
so Tex doesn't need to be
> officially renominated.
> If you care to show your support of someone who was--and still is--
> worker in the history of American motor racing, please feel free
to drop the president of
> the SCCA, Jim Julow, a short message. Here's part of his reply to
me a few weeks ago,
> when I inquired about this year's timeline:
> >Nominations are due by August 1 of each year. At that time all
> >nominations are compiled and sent to the nomination committee
> >reviews them and makes their 25 recommendations to the selection
> >committee which determines the 5 inductees. Once a person has
> >nominated they remain on the list for yearly review. The
> >class is announced right before the Thanksgiving break for
> >the Convention.
> >Nominations should be sent to SCCA Headquarters with notation on
> >envelope that it is a Hall of Fame nomination. They have already
> >arriving and I have the file started for the committee.
> >Jim Julow
> >President & CEO
> >Sports Car Club of America
> >800-770-2055 Ext. 388
> Thanks to all,
> Stacey Hopkins
> National Starter
> Glen Region SCCA