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Team Fastrax to Appear at the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 NASCAR Race

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On Saturday, July 19th, 2014, Team Fastrax will be performing as part of the opening ceremony of the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race. The race is being held at the Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois.

Joliet, IL (PRWEB) July 18, 2014

The EnjoyIllinois.com 300 is a NASCAR Nationwide Series race held at the Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. Defending race winner Joey Logano will battle it out with other drivers as the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 is run for the first time at night. Team Fastrax will be performing an amazing patriotic display with their 2,000 sq. ft. American Flag and 2 red, white and blue streamers to start the race.

John Hart, owner of Start Skydiving and member of Team Fastrax, said, We are honored to be performing our patriotic American Flag skydive at such a thrilling event. The energy and excitement of these races are like no other.

According to their website, the Chicagoland Speedway is a $130 million, 1.5-mile, D-shaped, tri-oval speedway that annually hosts the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. Chicagoland Speedway sits on 930 acres of land, which is large enough to accommodate 42 United Centers (home of the Chicago Bulls and Blackhawks). Chicagoland Speedway provides 500 acres of free parking for more than 30,000 vehicles.

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 race or to purchase tickets, visit the Chicagoland Speedway website.

For questions or for an interview, contact Gene Newsom with Team Fastrax at 513-422-5867.

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