Archive for January 5th, 2011

Meet New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s General Manager in Training

Loudon, NH — It was a dream come true for race fan Alden Hussey, when he became New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s general manager in training yesterday.

Hussey, a Concord, N.H., native will turn 12 years old on Jan. 22 and was given the opportunity to manage “The Magic Mile” with a little help from executive vice president and general manager, Jerry Gappens.

Alden, who has a form of autism called Asperger’s syndrome began attending races and other events at NHMS four years ago with his grandfather Jay Chamberlain. Chamberlain is also an avid race fan and has been coming to the speedway since it’s opening in 1990.

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The Right Response

The gifts have been given, received and unwrapped. The first question many people ask is; did you get what you wanted? Let me ask another question; did you receive your gifts well? Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

As we look forward with hope for what the new year has in store for us an important thing for us to realize is we have been given so much. Think about racing and what makes it all possible, sponsor dollars. Sponsors make it possible for many in racing to have an opportunity to do what we enjoy doing.

How have we received the gifts that have been provided for us? How have we expressed our appreciation? Have we expressed our gratitude? Some would say giving is more rewarding and I agree, but some of us have to work on the receiving part.

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