Friday, August 25, 2023 was night 1 of a scheduled two day, double header for the Orient Express Bikes in the Valley with race 1 sponsored by Seawell Sea Food. Unfortunately, Mother Nature had to dip her toe in and cut the race after the first round of all the classes.
Day 2 on Saturday, August 26, 2023 sponsored by Face First Racing and Vanson Leathers had a better outcome after track drying in the morning concluded and racing got underway.
Matt Gazaille of Whitensville, MA defeated Lynn Major of Pennelville, NY in the final of the 9.2 below class with John Hastings of Poughkeepsie, NY and Kevin Manchester of Winsted, CT finishing in the semi-finals.
Jonathan Tisdale of Napanoch, NY defeated Bob Bradley of Fort Edward, NY in the final of Pro ET. Adam Sheran of Blandford, MA finishing in the semi-finals.
Zack Schreckengost of Portland, CT defeated John Thompson, Jr. of Springfield, MA in the finals of the Street ET Class. Ed Johnson of Naugatuck, CT finished in the semi-finals.