39 Results for author: Rick Muzingo

Red Bull GRC Racers Delight Young Patients At Miller Children’s Hospital In Long Beach

Since 1990, The Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital in Long Beach has been a longtime favorite stop for Racing For Kids®. Thursday’s (October 12) program proved that point again by including five prominent Red Bull Global Rallycross Series (Red Bull GRC) racers. For more than two hours, the racers engaged and entertained dozens of Miller ... More

Racing For Kids® Team Rallies To Save Driverless Visit

Racing For Kids® faced an unusual challenge Thursday in its annual visit to Santa Rosa’s North Valley School: the program would have to be conducted without racecar drivers present. The reason was understandable: with so much riding on Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix – the series championship and driver contracts for 2018 –executives from The Sonoma ... More

Mazda Road To Indy Series Racers Make Pit Stop at Golisano Children’s Hospital

"Kaylen Frederick and T.J. Fischer, two rising stars of the Mazda Road To Indy racing series, entertained more than 40 young patients and their family members Thursday at Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester. Sarah Baker said her son, Sean, is a great racing fan and he was thrilled to meet the two drivers. "He loved this visit," ... More

11th Annual Racing For Kids to the Hill set for August 30

The checkered festoons will be waving overhead and the engines will soon be revving up for the last blast of summer – the 11th Racing For Kids to the Hill. The long-anticipated event will be held on the Wednesday– August 30, 2017 – on Kercheval Avenue in Grosse Pointe Farms. “Every year we have surpassed the year before in terms of attendance, ... More

Indy 500 Champs visit SSM Health’s Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital With Racing For Kids

The two most recent Indy 500 winners, Takuma Sato & Alexander Rossi, delighted 60 patients and their siblings today at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Sato who races for Andretti Autosport, won this year’s Indy 500 in an exciting finish holding off a charging Helio Castroneves. Rossi, who drives for Andretti Herta Autospoprt with ... More

GLOBAL RALLYCROSS DRIVERS JOIN RACING FOR KIDS AT PHILLY CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN ATLANTIC CITY, THEN TREAT THEIR NEW FANS TO PODIUM FINISHES

“Who would like to watch the Red Bull Global Rallycross in Atlantic City this weekend?” That was the question posed to children during a Racing for Kids sponsored visit to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Atlantic County Specialty Care Center on Thursday August 10, 2017.   Fifteen of the 20 young patients in the classroom immediately raised ... More

Andretti Autosport’s Dalton Kellett A Hit At Akron Children’s Hospital

Dalton Kellett left Akron Children's Hospital late Thursday Morning with at least 75 new fans among the young patients, their siblings, and parents that he encountered during a 90 minute pit stop at the highly regarded Northern Ohio pediatric facility. His Racing For Kids® visit was a gala affair with the ABC Supply IndyCar showcar at the hospital ... More

Toronto’s Holland Bloorview Hospital Gets Special Recognition From Honda Indy Toronto Racers

The highly regarded Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital in Toronto gets little public attention in the abundance of publicity afforded the mega-hospitals in Canada’s largest city. However, the good work performed at Holland Bloorview did not escape the attention of three Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires Series stars, who delighted more ... More

Red Bull GRC Racers Delight Kids At Indy’s Riley Children’s Hospital

During race weekend, Red Bull Global Rallycross Series racers lead very busy lives with hours of practice, elimination heats, semi-final, and final races. Off track they have personal appearances, autograph sessions and a plethora of sponsor obligations. But despite a hectic schedule, the racers always find time for a quick Racing For Kids® Pit Stop ... More

“Road To Indy” Headlines Racing For Kids Stop At Sheboygan (WI) Boys & Girls Club

It was an engaging and impressive “Road To Indy” Show Thursday’s at Racing For Kids® stop at the Sheboygan (WI) County Boys & Girls Club in Sheboygan Falls. Headliners in the show were three fast-rising racers: Andretti Autosport’s Mazda Indy Lights driver, Nico Jamin; Team Pelfrey’s drivers Nikita Lastochkin, who competes in the Pro Mazda ... More