Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Check out our YouTube Channel
    • SUBSCRIBE

    Iron Dog's main sponsor pulls out

    Posted by AmSnow
    on Tuesday, September 22, 2009

    Tesoro Corporation has announced withdrawing their commitment to be the Title Sponsor for the 2010 race, according to a press release on Iron Dog's website.

    "We are disappointed. We have had a great, long partnership with Tesoro. In this economic time, they are studying budgets and revisiting priorities. The Iron Dog fell to a different priority level this year," said Laura Bedard, Iron Dog Executive Director.

    The Iron Dog is scheduled to begin February 21, 2010, and it is a grueling 2,000 mile snowmobile race in Alaska.

    "We're going to put on a great race. Our job is to continue the tradition of holding the World's Longest, Toughest Snowmobile Race. Entering into its 27th year this year, we know that the event speaks for itself, and this change in sponsorship allows for fresh new supporters," Bedard said. 


     

    Tags: Racing
    Comments
    To leave a comment you must be a member of our community.
    Login to your account now, or register for an account to start participating.
    No one has commented yet.

    Join our Community!

    Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.

    Sign up for our free newsletter
    More great sites from Kalmbach Publishing Co.

      Loading...