Canaan, NH – Dick Cyr, President Emeritus of David’s House in Lebanon, NH. has been named Grand Marshall for the third annual 112 lap “Ricky’s Race For Kids” for open-wheel modified race cars. Cyr will drop the green flag to officially start this year’s race to be held at Canaan Fair Speedway, Saturday, July 24, featuring the return of the Modified Racing Series, sponsored by BobValenti AutoMall.Com. Race time is 5:00 PM.
The race is held to honor the memory of Ricky Miller, a New England racing standout who died at the age of 34 from complications from a racing accident. This year, the two-day event, will again serve as a fundraiser for David’s House, in Lebanon, NH.
Last October, a total of $10,012, was raised by retired racing great Donnie “The Golden Jet” Miller, his family, and a large support base. This year the family hopes to surpass that amount.