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October 29th Race Recap

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (1)

With the racing season in full swing at Riverside Raceway, 2 days before Halloween, we were heading in our third week of points in the 2014 Fall Series. R/OC Racing was in the house and when that happens, you know things are about to get interesting.

After a struggle through the first few weeks, David Snyder was able to find consistency with his truck for the first time all season, as he was able to beat out two other racers with the same amount of laps by completing his las...

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June 28th Race Recap

Posted on July 4, 2014 at 12:45 AM Comments comments (1)

With the beginning of the summer points series right around the corner, a few of our R/OC racing members decided to head down to Big Dog R/C on Saturday, June 28th for a night of strictly fun racing. Pro Mod champion David Snyder, on the rise driver Sam Snyder, the 'Blind Bandit' Mark McMillen, the 'Manimal' Rod McMillen, and 'go really fast and hope I turn left' Jessie McMillen were in attendance.

Fresh off of a handicapped defeat at the hands of his own wife in last week's...

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Sprint Points Season Recap

Posted on June 16, 2014 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (1)

With the complete schedule for the 2014 Spring Points Series at Big Dog R/C in the books, R/OC Racing is proud to announce that several of our drivers were able to successfully bring home some impressive hardware when awards were handed out.

Most notably, David Snyder, the most recent 2WD Stock Slash Champion at Riverside Raceway, was able to capture another points title as he took home first place honors in the 2WD Pro Mod Oval class. Although he struggled often towards the...

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May 24th Race Recap

Posted on May 27, 2014 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (2)

For our Big Dog R/C regulars, they had one objective Saturday night, finish out this spring points season as strong as possible. For the other R/OC racers, they were simply shooting for a victory.

With weeks of struggles behind him, David Snyder again showed up at Big Dog R/C in hopes of ending his bad streak, and having a solid run. With only 3 trucks registering for 2WD Mod, he had to feel good knowing that no matter what, he was going to get a podium finish. Unfortunatel...

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May 17th Race Recap

Posted on May 22, 2014 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (1)

Due to computer difficulties, the race recap for May 17th had to be delayed. I apologize for any inconvenience.


While some R/OC racers knew it was "go time" heading into the event on May 17th, there were still others who just had fun on their mind. Knowing you don't have to worry about points is an advantage for part-time racers when they attempt to tame Big Dog R/C, because ...

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May 10th Recap

Posted on May 13, 2014 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (2)

Hot and muggy weather loomed over 'The Gang' on Saturday, May 10th. With a few members pre-occupied with other commitments, R/OC Racing was still able to have quite a turn out at Big Dog R/C. With non-regulars Savannah & Josh Ingersoll, Kegan Mack, and Rodney McMillen making the trip.

Fresh off a successful practice session on Thursday, David Snyder was in the house with two different trucks to run two different classes. His stock 2WD Slash was placed in the 2WD Spec cla...

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May 3rd Race Recap

Posted on May 7, 2014 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

With only four 'Gang' members attending Big Dog R/C for Saturday's event, they were determined to represent R/OC Racing the best they could. Despite a few mishaps here and there, results showed that they were definitely competitive throughout the entire night.

With a brand new VXL Brushless Slash prepped to run in the 2WD Mod class, David Snyder was hoping to bridge the recent gap between the top runners in the A main and himself. He soon discovered that the speed was there ...

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April 26th Race Recap

Posted on April 30, 2014 at 9:15 AM Comments comments (0)

'The Gang' was in full force this past Saturday, April 26th. With a small celebration for Jamie McMillen's birthday and cupcakes provided by Sam Snyder, we entered Big Dog R/C with a strong group of drivers including Riverside Raceway regulars Kevin and Garrett Allen who were making their first start on the dirt in several years. 

Usually the recap is done in nearly the same order, commonly updating our drivers in the same fashion week in and week out, but this one is g...

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April 19th Race Recap

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (2)

With Easter Sunday looming the following the day, 'The Gang' traveled to Big Dog R/C with fun and competition on their mind before they settled down for the holidays to enjoy family time and good food. Joining David, Sam, and Mark who have been regulars for the spring points were Charlie Morris, Rod McMillen, and Jessie McMillen who was making her first start of the spring season.

Since his triumphant 2WD Modified A-Main victory, David Snyder has been searching to get back t...

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April 12th Race Recap

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (5)

WARNING: Due to limited availability of results and poor communciation between members, the race recap will be posted with limited information. When the administrator ( Jamie ) can't make the trip to the races, recaps are hard to do. I apologize for this problem and how late the recap was posted. This issue will be fixed for future recaps.


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