By Fred Wallace
Hi, this is Fred Wallace with " Off the Wire ".
Here we are at the midway point of the calendar year heading full blast into what promises to be a very HOT Canada Day Weekend.
" Full Blast " & " Hot " describes the most prominent activities on our sports calendar for the weekend, all of which are race oriented.
In Auto Racing both Sauble Speedway and Full Throttle Motor Speedway at Varney have doubleheaders this weekend.
At Sauble Beach, the Speedway card Saturday includes both the Can Am Midgets & Outlaw Midgets who always put on a great show on their oval.
Race time tomorrow is 6 pm.
Then Sunday afternoon at 4 pm, Sauble Speedway presents another race card which contains the Great Lakes Concrete Series
In Varney tomorrow night, race time at Full Throttle is 6 pm and the highlights include a Fireworks display.
Then Full Throttle comes right back Sunday afternoon at 3 pm with the Canada Day Clash on the docket.
Meanwhile, switching to standardbred horse racing, Hanover Raceway has 10 races on their card Saturday night with Post time set for 7:15 pm.
The Ethel Fritz Memorial, the first leg in the Sharpe Farm Supplies series and the launch of the annual Handicapping Contest are all on the agenda.
Auto Racing, Horse Racing or otherwise, have a great Canada Day Weekend.
I'm Fred Wallace