The tenth addition of the traditional Memorial Day double-header takes place this Saturday Night, May the 23rd, and continues on Sunday Night, May the 24th, at the Viking Speedway in Alexandria, MN. These races are the first two of five scheduled events for the NLRA during the Viking Speedway's 50th year of racing at the half-mile oval on the Douglas County Fairgrounds. The races are scheduled to be the 35th and 36th appearances by the NLRA at Alexandria, which hosted its' first series race in 2003.
Two races have been run at the Viking Speedway so far this season with Ricky Weiss and Cody Skytland spitting the feature races run on May 9th. Weiss won the make-up feature postponed from May 2nd, with Skytland winning the second feature, both drivers came from the sixth position to win their respective features. The races begin at six o'clock both nights.
Previous NLRA Feature Winners at Viking Speedway:
2014 - Ricky Weiss on May 24; Brad Seng on May 25; Ricky Weiss on August 30; Jeff Wildung on August 31
2013 - Pat Doar on May 25; Zach Johnson on May 26; Zach Johnson on September 1
2012 - Zach Johnson on Sept. 1; Jeff Wildung on Sept. 2
2011 - Pat Doar on May 28; Joel Cryderman on May 29; Jeff Wildung on Sept. 3; Jeff Wildung on Sept. 4
2010 - Jeff Wildung on May 29; Zach Johnson on May 30; Jeff Wildung on Sept. 4; Zach Johnson on Sept. 5
2009 - Matt Aukland on May 23; Jeff Wildung on May 24
2008 - Justin Fegers on May 24; Zach Johnson on May 25; Zach Johnson on August 30; Jeff Wildung on August 31
2007 - Mitch Johnson on May 26; Mitch Johnson on May 27; Dave Mass on Sept. 1; Zach Johnson on Sept. 2
2006 - Mitch Johnson on May 27; Jeff Wildung on May 28
2005 - Mitch Johnson on May 29; Brad Seng on July 9; Jeff Wildung on August 27
2004 - Mike Balcaen on August 28
2003 - Jeff Wildung on May 31