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PAST EVENT: Karting Against Cancer

Karting Against Cancer raises $20K for charity

Sherry Pollex hosted Karting Against Cancer at the GoPro Motorplex

WCNC 11:35 AM. EST November 16, 2017

MOORESVILLE, N.C.-  The first Karting Against Cancer event was held at the GoPro Motorplex this week as fans and the NASCAR community came together to raise money for the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation.

The event raised more than $20,000 for the foundation, which supports childhood and ovarian cancer.

Truex’s longtime girlfriend and the creator of sherrystrong.org, Sherry Pollex, also participated in the event. She’s part of the motivation behind the foundation, as she battles ovarian cancer for a second time.

Truex wasn’t able to attend, because this weekend he’ll race for a championship at Homestead and on Tuesday he had the opportunity to be on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

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November 11 2017

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Date: November 11, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

GoPro Motorplex

130 Motorplex Dr
Mooresville, NC 28115 United States

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(704) 696-2926

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