LONG POND, Pa. (March 15, 2018) – Pocono Raceway will be hosting their third annual College Tour next month. The Pocono Raceway College Tour will include four stops in 2018 and visits to University of Scranton on April 11, Kutztown University on April 12, Centenary University on April 18 and East Stroudsburg University on April 19.
Students from each university will participate in a ‘3 Turn’ competition with a focus on area marketing, research and analysis and event planning. Pocono Raceway will monitor each of the university’s progress through a predetermined points system based on each ‘Turn’ of the competition. The winning university will earn $500 toward their club, school or choice of charitable organization and a Skybox for the Pocono Green 250 NASCAR XFINITY Series race, held at Pocono Raceway, on Saturday, June 2. Kutztown University has won the two previous Pocono Raceway College Tour competitions.
The college students in attendance at these events will also be introduced to ID.me, a verification system that allows students exclusive pricing to events at Pocono Raceway and a host of other special offers. For more information, please visit www.poconoraceway.com/college.
Pocono Raceway will host seven motorsports events in 2018, including two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races and the Verizon IndyCar Series. One NASCAR XFINITY Series, one Camping World Truck Series and two ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races are also on the schedule for 2018.