Reminder – Sanctioning Informational Town Hall
Sanctioning Town Hall Informative Town Hall will be held at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum this Sunday, August 28th at 2 pm. The Children’s Museum is at 8th and Wabash. Please plan to attend.
Hall of Fame Ceremony – (Aug 6, 2016) – The THQMA Hall of Fame cermemony was postponed from July 23, 2016 to be held during our Regional Event on August 6, 2016. In attendance was race families from all over the region. This couldn’t be more fitting due to the Mick Landes’s involvement not only with THQMA, but QMA Region 5 as well.
Speaking at the ceremony honor Mick Landes and his family was: Alan Agee, JR VanGilder and Noah Tipton (Region 5 President). Please see the photos below of the celebration honoring the Mick Landes Family.
Information – Region 5 Terre Haute Regional
ATTENTION – Race fuel for this weekend’s THQMA Regional must be from Thornton’s 3rd & Voorhees, 89 Octane
Hall of Fame – Update
THQMA has rescheduled the 2016 Hall of Fame induction ceremony to Saturday 8/6/16 (approx. 1:00 pm). Serving not only as a past THQMA President but also as a Regional Director of Region 5, we are delighted to be able to honor Mick Landes at THQMA’s regional event. Please make plans to attend.
Hall of Fame Announcement
Terre Haute Quarter Midget Association is proud to announce it’s 2016 Hall of Fame Inductee, Mick Landes. Mick and his family will be the guests of honor at the 2016 Hall of Fame race on July 23rd as Mick is inducted into the THQMA Hall of Fame.
Please plan to attend the Hall of Fame race and help show our appreciation to Mick, Leigh Ann and Sydney for their years of dedication to THQMA and it’s members.
This year’s race is a two day event with sign ins and an open practice on Friday, the 22nd with standard format racing beginning at 10:00am on Saturday the 23rd.
**IMPORTANT – All Members**
Tonight’s (July 14) Membership Meeting is cancelled and rescheduled for Wed 7/27 at the Valley Grill. There is exciting news to share with the membership regarding negotiations with Hydrite Chemical at the meeting on Wednesday, July 27th . The relocation committee will announce details on the potential sale & move of the track. Relocation committee members have additional details. All members should plan to attend.
If you have questions prior to the meeting contact a relocation committee member.
Relocation Committee Members:
2016 QMA Region 5 Terre Haute Regional
Our hosting of the regional race is fast approaching. In order to prepare our facility for the race, we will be having a Work Night on Tuesday, August 2nd. Additional details of tasks will be forthcoming.
Reminder – Bicycles, Skateboards or Scooters
As per track rules – bicycles, skateboards or scooters are not permitted for use at the race track during regular race events. Please leave these items at home for weekly races. We will continue to allow these items at overnight events, but they are not to be used between the hours of Sign-ins through the final checkered flag for the evening.
UPDATE – THQMA has one scholarship car available for immediate placement!
We continue to accept applications for the next scholarship car opening. If interested in applying for a scholarship car, please see the ‘Get Involved’ page and submit your application.
Congratulations to all Feature winners!! Saturday was a non-point event, but the points are updated through our last points race on July 16, 2016 on our Standings page.
It’s a NEW TRACK RECORD – (May 21, 2016) – Tonight, Logan Rhoads broke his own track record in Sr Honda of 7.633 previously set at the Dirt Grands Race in 2015. The new track record of 7.603 was recently celebrated at the plaque presentation ceremony. At the ceremony, Logan was presented with the previous record plaque by Alan Agee. Then Logan and his father, Brian, installed the new record plaque.
Terre Haute Action Track Event – *UPDATE* – A great time was had by all. Thank you to the families and drivers that participated in this event. We had over 20 cars that were able to take laps around the famed Terre Haute Action Track. Photos and an in-car video of the laps are available on our Facebook page.