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Fireball frenzy

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 24th, 2013

Top left: The Fireball Run racers prepare to leave Alamosa on Monday morning to complete challenges in South Fork and Mosca. Bottom left: Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and racing legend, Bobby Unser, left, “On the Run with Ron Seggi” host Ron Seggi, center, and Alamosa's own radio legend Neil Hammer, right, entertain the crowd Sunday night. Bottom right: Cars of all sorts roll into Alamosa Sunday night between storms.


ALAMOSA — In the midst of rain and hail, the Fireball Run racers arrived in Alamosa on Sunday night, and sped away yesterday morning under the Valley's cool sunshine.

The Fireball Run Adventurally brought over 40 cars participating in the trivia race supporting missing children. Alamosa was the second stop on the eight-day, 2,000-mile event filmed for the Fireball Run TV series, Season 7, All Stars and Movie Cars.

The special guest announcer for the Alamosa stop was three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and racing legend, Bobby Unser, who shared tales of his prestigious racing career

For the complete article see the 09-24-2013 issue.

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