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Big Squid RC 10 Year Bash

Event Coverage – Big Squid RC 10 Year Anniversary Bash!

I’d like to thank everyone who came out to our 10th Anniversary Bash event this past weekend to show their support and have a fun day of bashing! We had a record turnout of entries and spectators! Every time I’d look up from announcing the play by play for one of the events, the amount of people standing and watching [...]

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RC Fest Tolono IL 2014

Event Coverage – RC Fest 2014 Tolono IL

For several years RC Fest has been held to raise awareness for blood donation and blood transfusions. The organizers of the event, the Munds family, work year around to make the event bigger and better than the year before. Last weekend was the 2014 edition of RC Fest, so Brian, Hawaiian Chris, Craig “The Uber Ramp Guy”, and myself, loaded [...]

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TheToyz Leukemia & Lymphoma Big Climb Raffle

TheToyz.com Leukemia & Lymphoma Big Climb Raffle

Our friends over at TheToyz are holding a raffle to raise money for leukemia & lymphoma. 100% of the proceeds are going to charity, all you have to do is hit up the TheToyz website to buy a raffle ticket before March 23rd. The winner of the raffle takes home a brand new Axial Jeep Rubicon RTR, a value of [...]

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RC Fest Tolono Illinois 2013 Bash

Event Coverage – RC Fest, Tolono Illinois 2013

The BigSquidRC Bash crew had the pleasure of attending the 2013 RC Fest in Tolono Illinois over the weekend. RC Fest is a big charity bash held to raise money and awareness for blood donation. A young man named Adam Munds and his family work for months prepping for RC Fest and this year all their hard work really paid [...]

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RC Fest Tolono IL August 10th 2013

Upcoming Bash Event – RC Fest in Tolono IL, August 10th 2013

If you live in the Midwest you might be interested in attending the RC Fest bash in Tolono Illinois on August 10th. Tolono Illinois is centrally located about 3 hours north of St Louis, about two and a half hours south of Chicago, and roughly two and a half hours west of Indianapolis. RC Fest has no entry fee and any [...]

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Race for a Cure 2011

Pin Shop Hobbies hosting 2nd Race for a Cure

For the second year, Pin Shop Hobbies will be hosting a Race for a Cure, an event aimed at raising money for cancer research.  The race will be held over June 17-19 at the Goshen Fair Grounds in Goshen, CT.  There’s all kinds of racing classes planned, including 1/8 scale buggy and truggy, both nitro and electric, and a few [...]

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Bill Bridges Benefit Race and Raffle

Hey All, we have just heard from some friends about a upcoming benefit race, and wanted to pass the information along. * 100% of proceeds go to Bill and his family * Friday 6-24-11 Practice 11am – 8pm $10 * Saturday 6-25-11 Race-Open at 7am racing starts at 9am $20 per entry. * Classes: All classes nitro and electric (minimum 5 makes [...]

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No Limit R/C of Virginia Shenandoah Valley Race Event

We don’t post race information very often around here unless it’s for friends of ours, or something special. In this case, it’s both! Our buds over at No Limit R/C of Virginia Shenandoah Valley are hosting a ‘World Finals Warm-Up‘ race on May 14th to benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. So if your in [...]

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Kyle Busch helmet auction

Traxxas sponsored Kyle Busch charity auction for autographed…

If you’re interested in collecting racing paraphernalia then this might interest you.  Traxxas sponsored TORC series and NASCAR driver, Kyle Busch, is holding a little auction to raise money for his charitable organization, The Kyle Busch Foundation.  You’ll be bidding on an autographed, race worn helmet from his debut TORC race at the Chicago Route 66 raceway this past season.  [...]

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TGN Baja Addicts Red Cross 5B raffle

TGN, Baja Addicts, & Red Cross teaming up to give away $10,0…

Click to embiggen. Next month, at the RC Expo, there will be a raffle to raise some money for the American Red Cross Services for Armed Forces.  The grand prize?  A completely custom HPI Baja 5T worth $10,000.  HPI, TGN, the upstanding gents of the Baja Addicts forum, and innumerable other companies have donated all kinds of parts to build what [...]

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