Minnesota-based photojournalism student Joe Ahlquist covered the 2013 Mississippi Thunder Speedway Season Opener in Fountain City, WI.
On Friday I covered an event I had the pleasure of covering last year, the 2013 Mississippi Thunder Speedway Season Opener in Fountain City, Wis.
I spent quite a bit of time out at the dirt track races last summer, just about every Friday I found myself headed that direction.
Covering the races were always a bit of a challenge because of our 9:30 p.m. deadline, and the heat races don’t even start until 7. Not to mention the A-Mod and B-Mod heat races are usually toward the end of the heats and that’s usually what we’re looking to cover most.
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