Adam Pierson gets the win in the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds Ryan Christian beats out Wayland Childs in the CA Miller Limited Late Models

Adam Pierson gets the win in the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds Ryan Christian beats out Wayland Childs in the CA Miller Limited Late Models


Adam Pierson gets the win in the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds


Ryan Christian beats out Wayland Childs in the CA Miller Limited Late Models


Bear Ridge Speedway’s 16th event of 50th season of racing.


For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                                      BRS-082617-1


The Dead River night saw plenty of racing excitement with edge of your seat racing in the regular 99ROCK racing series divisions August 26, 2017.


It looked like Stephen Lary was set to get his first win in in the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds. Dominating most of the event and no cautions coming until late, it didn’t look like anyone would be able to set a challenge on him. Several back to back cautions late gave Adam Pierson the break he needed, and he was able to get by Lary on a restart to move on for the win. Lary would be passed by Mike Ryan with one to go and saw himself holding on to third. Robert Tucker and Wayne Stearns completed the top. A post-race inspection found Ryan underweight moving everyone behind him up one position.


Chris LaForest makes it back to the top in the Wells River Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman Coupes for his second win of the season joining the elite group of drivers having the fortune of winning more than one event this season. Melvin Pierson finally gets the monkey off his back, having started strong and struggled thru the mid-season as he comes home in second. Brian Chaffee takes home third. Tanner Siemons and Josh Harrington rounded out the top five.


The Laquerre’s Sports USAC DMA Midgets offered some great racing for the fans as Dean Christensen worked his way to the front bringing Seth Carlson along for the ride. When the checkers waved Christian grabbed his third win of the season with Carlson taking second. His team mate Derek O’Hearn joined them in third in victory lane. Joe Krawiec and Jeff Horn completed the top five.


In the C.A. Miller Limited Late Models Ryan Christian takes the win with Wayland Childs and John Neddo joining him in victory lane. Kelly Miller and Don Reynolds rounded out the top five.


Jason Porter beats out Steve Bell and Buddy Welch for the win in the Weglarz Property Service Four Cylinders. Matt Boucher and Jesse Durkee completed the top five.


The Granite State Mini Sprints were in the house with the 500 and 600 cc classes. Owen Carbee gets the win in the 500cc’s with Kyle Pitman and Tom Chaffee coming home in second and third. Brian Lakin and Eric Relation completed the top five. Kyle Belliveau takes home the checkers in the 600cc with Tyler Jones and Kevin Heath joining him in victory lane. Bradley Osgood and Kyle Pittman completed the top five.


Bear Ridge Speedway’s 50th season of dirt car racing continues Saturday, September 2nd with our Race Against Cancer Benefit night featuring a full card of racing for the 99Rock weekly racing series, with the Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds, Wells River Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman Coupes C.A. Miller Inc Limited Late Models, and the Weglarz Property Service Four Cylinders. Plus the State Farm Mike Estrada 4/6 Cylinder Enduro and the Sprint Cars of New England. All sponsored by Valley Floors Inc. Laquerre’s Sports USC DMA Midgets(off). Special general admission for the 99Rock Weekly Racing Series is $13 for adults (age 18-61), $10 teens (12-17) and seniors (62+), and $2 for children; Visa and MasterCard are accepted.  Racing begins at the famous “6:00-ish” start time.


Bear Ridge Speedway is as an alcohol free family friendly entertainment spot, with our goal to make each experience at the Ridge better than the last. Remember “Dirt where every lap is the last lap we continue to offer the best source of good inexpensive high quality entertainment for families.


Bear Ridge Speedway is located off exit 16 of I91 on to Rte 25 west 1 mile to South Road up the hill to Kidder Rd. The green will wave every Saturday at 6:00 pm(ish). Be sure to check the web Questions can be sent to


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS – 50th Season of Racing Dead River Co night


99ROCK Weekly Racing Series


Bear Ridge Speedway — Bradford, VT


Saturday August 26, 2017




Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Madness (40 Laps)


1st       15        Adam Pierson


2nd      8          Stephen Lary


3rd       42T      Robert Tucker


4th       1D       Wayne Stearns


5th       10        Derek Graham


6th       34        Richie Simmons


7th       631      Todd Buckwold


8th       40        Steven Flint


9th       98        Walter Hammond


10th     97        Terry Williams


11th     18        Matt Lashua


12th     88        Walter Hammond


13th     10s      Ryan Christian


14th     187      Tim Aldrighetti


15th     77        Chris Clark


16th     9          Michael Dunn


17th     4          DJ Robinson


18th     87        Todd Fenoff


19th     73        Kevin Chaffee


20th     81vt     Dan Johnston


            86        Mike Ryan (D’Qd weight)


HEAT one: Stephen Lary


HEAT two:  Mike Dunn


HEAT three: Todd Buckwold


Blackmount Semi Feature winner: Mike Dunn




Wells River Chevrolet Sportsman Coupe Feature (30 laps)


1          56        Chris LaForest


2          33        Melvin Pierson


3          16        Brian Chaffee


4          5          Tanner Siemons


5          71        Josh Harrington


6          15        Gene Pierson


7          23        Derrick Stearns


8          50        Tyler Stygles


9          2          Earl Maxham


10        77        Robert Kilburn


11        42        Matt Lashua


12        96        Thomas Placey


13        20        Todd Hayward


14        21        Matt Ellsworth


15        63        Mike Stender


16        13        Buster Kathan


17        24        Jeremy Beckley


18        18        Jason Colbeth


HEAT one: Josh Harrington


HEAT two:  Robert Kilburn




Laquerre’s Sports USAC DMA Midgets Feature (25)


1          69        Dean   Christensen


2          2          Seth     Carlson


3          5          Derek  O’Hearn


4          1B        Joe      Krawiec


5          A-1      Jeff      Horn


6          12        Adam  Whitney


7          6x        Mark    Cole


8          9m       David   Moniz


9          46        Jake    Higginson


10        10        Shilo    Boyce


11        42        Manny Dias


12        77        Jeff      Champagne


13        64        Robert Spino




HEAT one: Jeff Horn


HEAT two: Derek O’Hearn


Elliott Beverage Dash winner:








C.A. Miller Limited Late Model Feature (20 laps


HEAT one: Wayland Childs




Weglarz Property Management 4-Cylinder Feature (20 laps)


1st       13        Jason  Porter


2nd      12        Steve   Bell


3rd       65        Robert Welch


4th       71x      Matt     Boucher


5th       88        Jesse   Durkee


6th       24        Bobby  Bell


7th       78        Chris    Conroy


8th       2          Tim      Davis


9th       9          Joe      Malzac


10th     62        Wayne LaBree ®


11th     17        Shane  Stygles


12th     O         Zachary Audet


13th     66        Robert Audet


14th     29J      Justin   Stockman


15th     7          Andrew            Royston


16th     8          Sean    Perron


17th     0vt       Kelly    Miller


18th     31        Geoff   Duphey


19th     27        Hunter Hannon


20th     121      Rand   Grey (DNS)


HEAT one:  Wayne LaBree


HEAT two: Steve Bell






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