Rose Leland is the first female rookie of the
year 2008 (in any division) and the finished the
season 9th in overall points in the Sportsman
division.at Berlin Raceway, Marne MI
Contact: web site www.wildroseracing.com
42 years old
Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
Zodiac Sign: Aries Smoke / Drink: Yes / Yes
Children: Proud parent
Education: High school
June 16th: Friday, June 13th double
features are now behind us. The first feature went
as follows: we qualified in 13th place, started the
race in 13th position and finished in 13th
position, all on Friday the 13th. I'm really glad
I'm not superstitious, with four 13's, wow. With
only a few minutes between, the second feature went
as follows: since there was a brief rain shower we
were placed according to the points standing, 10th
starting position, I chose to start in the back as
the car had some starting issues and didn't want to
hold anyone back, turned out to be a good choice as
the shifter for 2nd & 3rd gears didn't want to
shift, therefore I pulled into the pits for some
help, as it is hard to really get good leverage
being strapped in as safely as I am. We finished in
14th place. After both of these features I have
moved from 10th in points to 9th.
June 3rd: The visit to 36th St Lounge was
postponed due to rain and rescheduled for June
10th. Same time and location. Come out and say
May 28th: Rose and the car have a
sponsorship visit on June 3rd, at 36th St Lounge in
Wyoming (945 36th St., Wyoming, just west of US
131). From 7:00pm-9pm. Come out and say hi.
May 27th: Rose and the car have a
sponsorship visit on June 20th, at Arby's in
Coopersville (70 68th Ave. N., right off I-96).
From 5:30-7pm. Come out and say hi.
May 21st: Crew chief, Jeff Pauuwes
Grandmother passed away tday. Our sincere
condolences to the Pauuwe Family from (all) of us
here at Wildrose Racing. May 19th: Rose and the car
have a sponsorship visit at Dog Dawgs located at
2939 Wilson Ave., Grandville, MI, on May 23rd. Rose
will be available for autographs, questions and
photos in front of Dog Dawgs.
May 18th: Rose finished 10th in last
nights 20 lap race. Lisa Crawford and Rose did meet
in lap 11 in turns 3 and 4, the car was brought
into the pits and the front bumper and hood had to
be removed, Rose finished the race minus these
parts, After Lisa and Rose meet Lisa was T-boned by
another driver (Terry), this meeting did take both
Lisa and Terry out of the balance of the race. Both
Lisa and Terry were sore but not seriously injured.
Wildrose Racing is wishing both teams the best as
they work to get their cars back for this Saturdays
30 lap race, as well as their physical
May 15th: Rose has once again been
invited to appear on the Racing Show, the taping
will be May 19th, 7pm, which streams live on
http://www.theracingshow.com/ and airs on Comcast
channel 25 on May 21st at 7pm. May 14th: On May
16th Rose and her car will be at the Arby's located
on 44th and Clyde Park in Wyoming for a car show.
The show starts at 5pm and runs till 9pm. Come out,
meet Rose, see the car and say hi to the crew.
May 3rd: All of the Sportmans cars did
get to qualify, but were put on hold due to rain.
Berlin tried to dry the track, but to no avail,
after 2 hours Berlin made the call to cancel the
races due to rain. The feature placement will be
run on May 17th.
April 5th: Its been a long week. We fell
behind, but everyone on the team worked hard to
finish some major goals and at the end of the day
the new motor was built, installed, and running. We
are looking forward to having the car on the track
later this week (weather permitting).
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