Club Spring Mountain News - June 2019

Club Spring Mountain News - June 2019

Summertime at the Club

Celebrating Milestones and Making New Memories

“And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days.” - James Russell Lowell

01 lake springmountainNext weekend is your last chance before summer, June 7-8, to join fellow members for racing and entertainment at our Club Race Weekend. There is no better place to spend fun time than at Club Spring Mountain for adrenaline-fueled pursuits. While you're on the track, your guests can enjoy all the resort-style amenities, work out in the fitness center, enjoy a massage, play in the water, or blaze a trail in the neighboring wilderness. Lake Spring Mountain is now open with perfect weather for enjoying the pre-season sunshine.The Tiki Bar is ready to serve up cocktails and snacks. Splash in the refreshing lake, enjoy water sports, soak up the sun on white sand beaches, or grab some shade in a luxurious lakeside cabana. If you haven't been to the Club in a while, give yourself a treat and experience the joy of summer at your favorite destination. Photo credit: Shari Allan

02 morris homeFriday, June 7 is our 15th Anniversary Celebration, and we look forward to reminiscing with you on 15 years of racing, growth, innovation, and unforgettable memories. Nearly 200 of your closest friends will be joining us at 5:00 pm at Spring Mountain Estates, next to John Morris and Jeffrey Cheng’s homes, with music provided by DJ Rico Rox and beverages by Blue Marble Ultra-Premium Cocktails. An array of delicious Hors D’Oeuvres will be served by Club Spring Mountain's kitchen dream team, headed by Executive Chef Susan DeLisle. Enjoy motor resort-style entertainment, fun competitions, and of course, rare, exotic and custom cars will be on display. Spring Mountain staff will be available for parking guidance. Visit our Anniversary splash page for more information about the event and don't forget to RSVP!

03 lake cabanaSummer hours at the Club officially begin June 17, with the track open from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm and closed for lunch from 11 am – 12:00 pm. Regular hours will resume September 3.

Development at the facility continues to progress as we plan for a future of more fun, more excitement, and more amenities for our members to experience. We thank you sincerely for your support and belief in our vision, and wish you a safe and happy summer.

Member News

Patrick Liddy's Big News and Alan Miller Jr.'s Wedding

04 patrick liddyClub Spring Mountain member Patrick Liddy has been officially selected for the Lamborghini Young Driver program in 2019. In addition to factory backing in the Super Trofeo series this year, Patrick will have the opportunity to join the world’s best young racers at the Lamborghini Factory in September to compete for a Spot in the European GT3.

Thirteen promising drivers from all over the world were selected from the four Super Trofeo championships to participate in the program. The Young Drivers Program is dedicated to drivers under 26 engaged in each of the four Lamborghini Super Trofeo championships held globally.

05 lamborghiniThe drivers will be assessed throughout the season, and the most impressive participants within the programs will be invited to participate in a final selection shoot-out held in September at the Vallelunga Circuit, in Italy.

Being selected by Lamborghini is a huge honor and a testament to Patrick’s phenomenal driving skills. Patrick, your friends at Club Spring Mountain celebrate your achievement!

06 weddingIt's always a treat to report happy news of new beginnings. One of our Club Spring Mountain members, Alan Miller, Jr. (son of "Indy Al" Miller) recently tied the knot with Pamela Jean Noble, in a beautiful and meaningful ceremony at Callaway Winery in Temecula, California on April 27. Friends and family were in attendance to witness the new couple's joy. Wishing AJ and Pamela all the love and happiness in the world. Photograph by Nicole Caldwell

Club Race Weekend June 7-9

Join us for Fun Competition and Milestone Celebrations

07 race prepThe Spring Mountain 2019 Race Series, presented by Blue Marble Ultra-Premium Cocktails, features fun and fierce competition on the Mansell “B” 3.5-mile race course this month. Sports Car drivers will participate in Time Attacks racing and Light Sport Racers will participate in wheel-to-wheel racing on Friday and Saturday. Please RSVP to Elizabeth McGee to join in all the festivities! The weather looks perfect for racing with highs in the 90's, lows in the 60's and sunny skies overhead.

08 miatas raceYour weekend begins on Thursday with Open Track beginning at 9:00 am with sports cars at the top of the hour and LSR at the bottom of the hour. Lunch will be served in the Clubhouse and the track will be closed from 12:00-1:00 pm. Again from 1:00-4:00 pm open track will be available with sports cars at the top of the hour and LSR at the bottom of the hour. At 4:00 pm the bar will be open with a limited food menu in the clubhouse.

09 celebrateFriday starts at 7:30 am with Mandatory Drivers meetings for Sports Cars at 7:30 am and LSR (Radical and Wolf cars) at 8:00 am, followed by open sessions and qualifying for both categories. Track Maintenance is at 10:00 am, followed by Sports Car Time Attacks race qualifying at 10:15 am and LSR pregrid at 11:10 am. LSR Race #1 begins at 11:30 am and the track will be closed from 12:00-1:00 pm. Sports Car pregrid begins at 1:10 pm with the Time attacks race at 1:30 pm. LSR pregrid is at 2:10 pm with the LSR Race #2 beginning at 2:30 pm. The track will be closed at 3:00 pm in preparation for the 15th Anniversary Celebration. Lunch will be served in the Clubhouse from 11:30-1:00 pm.10 15 years

Our 15th Anniversary Extravaganza begins at 5:00 pm in the cul-de-sac next to John’s house with RC Car races, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, Blue Marble Cocktails, music by DJ Rico, and loads of fun. Please join us to celebrate 15 years of incredible history with our valued members who helped make our visions become a reality. For more info and to RSVP, please visit our Anniversary Splash Page.

Saturday's activities begin at 8:00 am with open sessions for Sports Car and LSR followed by track maintenance and the Sports Car pregrid at 9:50 am. The Sports Car Time Attacks race begins at 10:10 am, followed by track maintenance and LSR pregrid at 11:10 am. The LSR Race starts at 11:30 am with a Podium Presentation for all Classes at 12:10 pm. The track will be closed from 12-1:00 pm, the Sports Car Wheel-to-Wheel Racers pregrid will be held at 12:50 pm, followed by the Sports Car Wheel to Wheel Bonus Race at 1:10 pm (no points awarded.) Beginning at 1:30 pm, 25-minute open sessions for LSR and Sports Cars will be held until 4:00, after which the track will be closed for the day. The Bar will be open at 2:30 pm. Lunch will be served in the Clubhouse from 11:30-1:00 pm.

16 paddockFor a complete listing of all the weekend's events, view the Race Schedule for Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

View the photos by Rhea Miller from May's race weekend.

Looking forward to seeing all of our members this month!

Thank You for your Support

17 thanksWe welcome your feedback and appreciate your comments and suggestions on how we can make your time at Club Spring Mountain more enjoyable. For more news, photos and information about upcoming events, be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest developments.

Thank you for your support, and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact Elizabeth McGee, Membership Director. Elizabeth can be reached by email clubcoordinator@racespringmountain.com, TOLL FREE at 800.391.6891 ext. 241, or by cell (702) 335-5450.

We'll See You at the Club!