Our soldiers risk their lives every day to protect the freedoms that we so cherish, and it’s important to honor those who have paid the ultimate price whenever we can.
Middletown, OH (PRWEB) May 23, 2014
The HISTORY 300 and Coca Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races are held at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC as part of their Memorial Day Weekend Celebration. On Saturday May 24th, at 2:35pm the HISTORY 300 will include a Team Fastrax aerial display with their 2,000 sq. ft. American flag, as well as a tandem jump with military double amputee, Cedric King. On Sunday, May 25th, Included in the Coca Cola 600 pre-race show, will be a Team Fastrax performance at 5:17pm, with their amazing 2,000 sq. ft. American flag, 2 of their 1,100 sq. ft. flags, and their 500 sq. ft. flag.
On Saturday May 24th, Team Fastrax will also be performing at 2 other locations. Legends Day is meant to honor Mario Andretti and other former legendary drivers, and is being held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It will include a special performance with not only the team’s 2,000 sq. ft., 1,100 sq. ft., and 500 sq. ft. flags, but also the 7,800 sq. ft. flag, which is currently the largest American Flag flown by a skydiver, and an amazing site to behold.
The 7th annual Spring Into Summer Festival, held by the Oak Grove Visitors Association in Oak Grove Kentucky is a two day free festival starting May 24th, and will include an appearance by Team Fastrax on Saturday, with their 1,100 sq. ft. American flag, 2 red white and blue streamers, and a sponsor flag.
John Hart, owner of Start Skydiving, and member of Team Fastrax, said “We are honored to be performing our patriotic American Flag skydive at so many amazing events this weekend. Our soldiers risk their lives every day to protect the freedoms that we so cherish, and it’s important to honor those who have paid the ultimate price whenever we can. God Bless America.”
Team Fastrax is sponsored by Selection.com, a leading provider of criminal background checks and pre-employment screening services. They are the most ambitious professional skydiving team in the world. The team has a roster of more than twenty-nine active members, with a culmination of more than 300,000 skydives. Team Fastrax has performed exhibition skydives all over the world for audiences large and small as a patriotic display or as a product promotion.
For more information on the HISTORY 300 or Coca Cola 600 races, or to purchase tickets visit the Charlotte Motor Speedway website. For more information on Legends Day, visit the Indianapolis Motor Speedway website. For more information on the Spring Into Summer Festival, visit their website.
For questions or for an interview, contact David Hart with Team Fastrax at 513-907-6805 or dhart(at)teamfastrax(dot)org.