Gidley second in DJSA points with two races to go

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Muscle Milk Extreme athlete and newly-signed Team Sahlen Rolex Grand Am GT Series presented by Crown Royal cask #16 driver Memo Gidley had an up and down day this past weekend at Lake Minden DJSA Outlaw Series race #9.  However, the talented and extremely versatile Gidley still came away from the weekend second in points and locked into a battle with five other riders all going for the top spot in the 2010 DJSA series. “At the start of the …Continue reading

Gidley signs with Team Sahlen for full 2011 ROLEX GT season

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Memo Gidley will be the lead driver for Team Sahlen’s 2011 Campaign in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16.   Memo will be paired with long term Team Sahlen driver Wayne Nonnamaker in the #43 Team Sahlen Mazda RX-8. At the conclusion of the 2010 Season, Memo co-drove with Wayne in the Watkins Glen II and season finale at Miller Motorsports Park events.  In those events, Memo was able to mix it up in …Continue reading

Gidley and the Doran Team have successful Continental Tire test

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Two days ago at Barber Motorsports Park was the first time that either driver Memo Gidley or the Doran Racing team have tried out the new Continental Tires that the Daytona Prototypes will be running in next year’s Rolex Grand Am Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. After being the #77 Prototype’s lead driver for the past three years, Memo was forced to step out of the seat in July when the team’s budget constraints forced them to …Continue reading

Team Sahlen Leads Miller: Strategy almost wins the event

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In a perfect book end to the season, Team Sahlen finished in 7th place at the Season finale of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah.  This matches up with the start to the season where Team Sahlen finished in 7th place at the season opening ROLEX 24 at Daytona. The race weekend started off very well with Team Sahlen placing both Mazda in the top 5 in …Continue reading

Gidley comes through to help Nor-Cal win “Jet-Effect North/South Shootout”

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In racing, the expression of going from “hero to zero” or “zero to hero” can many times sum up the roller coaster of emotions and results that go hand-in-hand with being a racer living on the edge.  This past weekend in round #8 of the DJSA Outlaw Jet Ski series, Muscle Milk Extreme athlete Memo Gidley experienced just that. Dubbed the “Jet Effect North/South Shootout,” this DJSA event attracts many of the best California jet ski racers to go head …Continue reading