Official GAINSCO/Stallings Team Update on Memo Gidley

1/26/14: 10:25AM ET:

Memo Gidley, driver of the No. 99 GAINSCO/ Bob Stallings Racing Corvette DP, underwent surgical procedures on both his left arm and left leg last night at Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Florida. Gidley also has an unstable fracture in his back which will require additional surgery before he can be released from the hospital. He continues to be evaluated.

GAINSCO/Stallings Racing’s Facebook page will have the latest updates from the hospital as they happen.

32 Responses to “Official GAINSCO/Stallings Team Update on Memo Gidley”

  1. Larry Dea January 26, 2014 at 3:48 am #

    Get well Memo. You and Joey Hand were the best kart instructors I worked with…

  2. john and gail January 26, 2014 at 3:51 am #

    Thoughts and prayers for you Memo.

  3. Bonnie Shaw January 26, 2014 at 5:46 am #

    So happy to hear you are doing ok. Get well soon, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  4. michael January 26, 2014 at 10:14 am #

    Prayers and best wishes for you

  5. Steve Courtney January 26, 2014 at 11:41 am #

    God speed Memo. Our prayers are with you.

  6. Drew Finneran January 26, 2014 at 3:43 pm #

    Get well soon man, all current and former MTP’s from the Russell School are pulling for you.

  7. Dave Halberg January 26, 2014 at 4:03 pm #

    We’re all hoping you have a smooth and rapid recovery Memo.

  8. Kurt Knollenberg January 26, 2014 at 4:20 pm #

    Memo our prayers are with you brother, I know you will take on recovery like every other challenge in your life-systematically and with 110% focus till you are back in shape again. Lots of love from all of your DJSA family. Kurt & Doreen

  9. Michael January 26, 2014 at 9:50 pm #

    Get well fast Memo. We were there watching the race and never like to see anyone hurt just great racing. All the best.

  10. Larry Rogers January 26, 2014 at 10:46 pm #

    Thoughts and prayers go with you on the road to recovery!

  11. Carlton Gieseke January 27, 2014 at 1:28 am #

    Thoughts and prayers to Memo and team and family. Hope you have a speedy recovery.

  12. Doug Finch January 27, 2014 at 1:29 am #

    Memo, our thoughts and prayers are with you for a speedy recovery from all of us at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

  13. Jim Rodrigues (Jeff'"s Dad) January 27, 2014 at 4:15 am #

    Here’s to a speedy recovery.

  14. Patrice Hocking January 27, 2014 at 5:04 am #

    Looking forward to seeing you back 100% soon Memo. Prayers go out to you.

  15. Catherine Nichols Pogorzelski January 27, 2014 at 5:06 am #

    I hope you did not have to have an MRI with contrast-it is also causing a non-nephrogenic systemic fibrosis that docs won’t admit to! Google MRI toxicity!!
    BE safe & get well!

  16. Juan Lopez - Alter Ego Racing January 27, 2014 at 4:10 pm #

    Get well soon and God Bless. Looking forward to seeing you doing what you do best!

  17. Steve Baumbach January 27, 2014 at 4:22 pm #

    My best wishes for a speedy recover from one of the most frightening accidents I have ever seen. I hope you can make a full recovery, you’re an inspiration to many of us.

  18. Robert Ellis January 27, 2014 at 4:55 pm #

    Speedy recovery Memo.
    The Ellis family

  19. Robyn Noll January 27, 2014 at 5:58 pm #

    Our thoughts are with you, best wishes for a quick recovery. The Noll family looks forward to seeing you out at Kinsmen kart klub again soon.

  20. Antonio January 27, 2014 at 6:52 pm #

    Get well soon Memo, Vamos a salir adelante!!!

  21. AMR January 27, 2014 at 7:05 pm #

    Can’t wait to see you up and strong again.

  22. John Wade January 27, 2014 at 7:16 pm #

    Get well soon Memo, and come R and R in Hawaii. Surfings great therapy!

  23. BOB AND JACKIE MYTHEN January 27, 2014 at 7:50 pm #


  24. racerrick48 January 27, 2014 at 8:03 pm #

    He’re to our hopes for a speedy recovery, Memo…Hope to see you back behind the wheel of the “Red Dragon” along with Alex and, Jon and Darren as soon as possible!!!…Rick Elkin

  25. Gary January 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm #

    Double Up on your Muscle Milk. See you at Long Beach. Get well soon buddy!

  26. Kerry Lynch January 27, 2014 at 11:40 pm #

    Wishing you a fast recovery Memo!! My thoughts and prayers are with YOU and your family!! Kerry @ Gatorz Eyewear

  27. Ken January 28, 2014 at 2:08 am #

    Get well….heal up…….you were unlucky but VERY lucky…… don’t forget that. I crashed in my sport it seemed unfair at the time. Hard to believe I am better for it. You will understand one day.

  28. Robin Nance ex-Skippy instructor January 28, 2014 at 3:49 am #

    I hope your well buddy. Miss your humor.

  29. Jim Hatfield January 29, 2014 at 4:02 am #

    Best wishes for a speedy recovery. Be strong as I’m sure you will be.

  30. Mary Kenyon January 29, 2014 at 6:34 pm #

    We are all thinking about you and praying for a full an fast recovery expecially one little girl.

  31. Paul Page January 31, 2014 at 11:30 pm #

    My friend you frightened a lot of us. Get well as quick as you can but do not push it. I’ll try to get by before the move you.

  32. danny davies February 7, 2014 at 11:36 pm #

    i am trying to get ahold of your mother to see if i can vesit you.get well.dan

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