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Races at Viking Speedway

Event Details

Date and Time: August 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Venue: Viking Speedway

Address: 300 Fairgrounds Rd
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States


Event Website: http://vikingspeedway.myracepass.com/schedule/

Catch some heart-pounding action at Alexandria’s own Viking Speedway, celebrating 53 Years in 2018! The Viking Speedway is a ½ mile semi-banked clay oval that that races five WISSOTA sanctioned classes; Late Models, Modifieds, Super Stocks, Midwest Modifieds and Street Stocks every Saturday night from the end of April through Labor Day, including the Viking Fall Classic in October. THE HIGH FLYING HALF MILE is the fastest dirt track in Minnesota! Located at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.

Visit the Viking Speedway Website for the complete 2018 Season Schedule.

About the presenter: Tom Copeland

Tom has been the nation’s leading trainer, author, and advocate for the business of family child care care since 1981.
He is a licensed attorney and have presented hundreds of business workshops for family child care providers across the country
From 1981 to 2009 he worked at Resources for Child Caring in Minnesota (now called Think Small), where he was director of Redleaf National Institute for 15 years.
He has written nine books on the business of family child care published by Redleaf Press, a division of Resources for Child Caring.

He was on the board of directors of First Children’s Finance, a non-profit organization providing low interest loans and consulting and technical assistance to help family child care providers succeed as a business. They operate in Minnesota, Iowa, Michigan, North and South Dakota, Kansas, Missouri, and Texas.

He graduated from Macalester College (BA) in 1972 and from William Mitchell College of Law (JD) in 1980.