Virginia Lottery New Sponsor For Goody's Pole Day
Virginia Lottery Pole Day is set for October 24.
The Virginia Lottery will sponsor pole day at Martinsville Speedway for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500 track president Clay Campbell announced today.
The Virginia Lottery Pole Day is scheduled for Friday, October 24 when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers will qualify for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500.
“It’s always great to have a new partner, but even better when it is one like the Virginia Lottery, one that is based in Virginia and helps students across the state,” said Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell. “We believe they are a great fit for Martinsville Speedway and look forward to the Virginia Lottery Pole Day this fall.”
“We’re delighted to have this new presence at one of the most exciting places in the Commonwealth: Martinsville Speedway,” said Virginia Lottery Executive Director Paula Otto. “The Lottery is a familiar presence at the speedway, but this adds a whole new element to our partnership. We’re game for NASCAR and Virginia tracks.”
The Virginia Lottery generates more than $1.3 million per day for Virginia’s K-12 public schools. Operating entirely on revenue from the sale of Lottery products, the Virginia Lottery generated more than $486.5 million for Virginia’s public schools in Fiscal Year 2013.
The Virginia Lottery Pole Day will offer up plenty of excitement on October 24 with practice for both the Kroger 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race and the and qualifying for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500.
Joey Logano holds the Martinsville Speedway Sprint Cup qualifying record, 100.201 mph, set this spring in time trials for the STP 500. Denny Hamlin is the defending pole winner for the
Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500.
Tickets to the on October 26, the Kroger 200 on October 25 and the Virginia Lottery Pole Day on October 24 can be purchased by calling 1.877.RACE.TIX. Tickets may also be purchased online at www.martinsvillespeedway.com.