November 2014

Snowball Week at Five Flags More Than Just a Race

The 47th Annual Snowball Derby is by far the biggest event in short-track racing, but there’s so much more to it than just the big 300-lap Super Late Model race on Sunday afternoon.  No matter what type of racing you’re a fan of, Five Flags Speedway has you covered throughout […]

Rogers Eyeing Second Snowball Derby Tom Dawson Trophy

No race means more to short track racers than the Snowball Derby.  Clay Rogers is one of the best short track racers in the business, but no trophy in his collection means more to him than the Tom Dawson Trophy that he received after winning the Snowball Derby in 2006.


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Hemric Hopes to Pay Back Supporters with Derby Win

When conversations begin about short track racers who deserve a shot at the next level, the name Daniel Hemric is one of the first names brought up in discussions.  Hemric of Kannapolis, North Carolina has sprinkled in three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts over the course of the past […]

Long Looking For More Snowball Success at Home Track

Johanna Long grew up minutes away from Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. She knew how special the Snowball Derby was to her town, to race fans and of course the teams that put it all on the line to try to win the most prestigious short track race in […]

Beef O’Brady’s Has Specials for Derby Fans & Teams

Tracy Goodson, the owner of two Beef O’Brady’s locations in Pensacola, Florida, can’t wait to host the fans and race teams coming to next week’s 47th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.

Goodson and his staff are inviting everyone to the Snowball Derby Kickoff Party on Tuesday night starting at […]


The Snowflake 100 at Five Flags Speedway has quickly become one of the most anticipated Pro Late Model events in the country.  This year, heading into the week of the 47th Annual Snowball Derby, anticipation for Saturday night’s 100-lap Pro Late Model race will be through the roof with the announcement […]

Texan Casey Smith Readies For 47th Annual Snowball Derby

Austin, TX 11/26/14 – It has been a frustrating year for Casey Smith and his Casey Smith Racing team, it’s not so much that they have not ran well, but the fact that a couple of mechanical failures and accidents have kept the 2013 Central Texas Speedway and San Antonio Speedway […]