Club News

West Chapter Report – December 2018

Yesterday morning I received a phone call with some of the worst news I’ve had in a while: our own Buddy Matthews had died in a tragic car accident. In the phone calls that followed it was mentioned that the regular West Chapter meeting was to be held yesterday night; as a former Chapter Coordinator, […]

Buddy Matthews 1942-2018

Alfred “Buddy” Matthews, long time NCR member, racer, Chief of Tech, former RE  and current Chapter Coordinator for the West Chapter was killed last night in a head-on collision with a truck on Hwy 49. He was driving his Miata. Buddy was RE from 1987 through 1994, Assistant RE in 1986, and seemingly Chief of Tech […]

NCR Awards Banquet Returns to Wilmington this Year

NCR’s Annual Awards Banquet returns to Wilmington this year, on January 12th at the Brooklyn Arts Center in downtown Wilmington. For more information, prices, dinner menu, etc., please click here.

Goblins Go cancelled…again!

Fellow Competitors and Volunteers: As I write this, it’s mid-50’s at VIR with cars on track, but unfortunately, depending on which forecast you choose to believe, for next weekend it looks like a high of 38 to 41 with a strong possibility of wintry mix, to straight out snow with accumulation. Therefore, both NC Region […]

BoD Minutes – October 24, 2018

Minutes of NCR-SCCA Monthly Board of Directors Meeting October 24, 2018 Present: Justin Deffenbaugh, Rex Deffenbaugh, Bruce Dover, Sam Fouse, Adam Miller, Stephen Miller, Heather Powers, Chris Schimmel, James Shanks, and via conference call, Heather Clark, Eric Danielsen, Blair Deffenbaugh, Buddy Matthews, Morgan Mehler, Ben Tyler, and Kit Williams. Mark Senior and Anna Crissman were unable […]

BoD Minutes – September 19, 2018

Minutes of NCR-SCCA Monthly Board of Directors Meeting September 19, 2018 Present:  Anna Crissman, Justin Deffenbaugh, Rex Deffenbaugh, Trish Deffenbaugh, Bruce Dover, Sam Fouse, Buddy Matthews, Bonni Perdue, Heather Powers, Chris Schimmel, James Shanks, and via conference call, Heather Clark, Eric Danielsen, Blair Deffenbaugh, Mark Senior, Ben Tyler, and Kit Williams. Morgan Mehler was unable to […]

Mark Senior Awarded National Race Administration Worker of the Year at Runoffs

Mark Senior, NCR Member, former RE, Triangle Chapter coordinator and Race Chair has been awarded the National Race Administration Worker of the Year in Sonoma, Califonia at the 2018 Runoffs. The SCCA press release stated, “Race Administration Worker of the Year is Mark Senior of the North Carolina Region. Cool, calm and collected, he is […]

A Long Day at VIR and A Necessary Decision

It’s now 24 hours since I first arrived at VIR around 7:00PM Thursday evening. I’m now back home, the trailer is just now unloaded and parked. I want to run down the past day’s events while they are still fresh in my mind (and awake), because it went by in a blur. Last evening about […]

BoD Meeting – August 22, 2018

Minutes of NCR-SCCA Monthly Board of Directors Meeting August 22, 2018 Present:  Anna Crissman, Justin Deffenbaugh, Rex Deffenbaugh, Bruce Dover, Sam Fouse, Buddy Matthews, Adam Miller, Stephen Miller, James Shanks, and via conference call, Heather Clark, Eric Danielsen, Blair Deffenbaugh, Morgan Mehler, Ben Tyler, and Kit Williams. Heather Powers and Mark Senior did not attend. The […]

BoD Minutes – July 18, 2018

Minutes of NCR-SCCA Monthly Board of Directors Meeting July 18, 2018 Present:  Anna Crissman, Justin Deffenbaugh, Rex Deffenbaugh, Bruce Dover, Jennifer Dover, Sam Fouse, Buddy Matthews, Joedy Pennington, James Shanks, and via conference call, Heather Clark, Eric Danielsen, Blair Deffenbaugh, Thomas Guest, Stephen Miller, Morgan Mehler, Ben Tyler, and Kit Williams. Heather Powers and Mark Senior […]