Archive for May, 2011

It’s Race Week! Darrell Gwynn Prepares to Face Don Garlits at the NHRA Supernationals in Englishtown, N.J., June 3-5

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

“Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause” Continue at NHRA Supernationals Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Make Two Wheelchair Donations to Two Bronx, N.Y. Natives Who Were Victims of Senseless Crimes and Paralyzed From Gunshot Wounds  DAVIE, Fla. – Legendary Drag Racers Don “Big Daddy” Garlits & Darrell “The Kid” Gwynn have renewed their racing […]

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Join the Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s Volunteer Pit Crew!

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

There is an old saying in racing, “A driver is only as good as his pit crew.” Now as I drive the foundation, I’m looking to recruit a brand new pit crew to help me reach the finish line. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation has long benefited from the support of its many volunteers and activists […]

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3,428 Miles Worth of Vision & Determination is What it Took So Darrell Gwynn & Don Garlits Could Drive a Quarter-Mile Down the Racetrack in Electric Dragsters as Part of “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause”

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

 By Ryan Rogers On a sunny race day at the NHRA Gatornationals in March 2011, racing legends Darrell Gwynn & Don Garlits raced down the track in two DieHard Battery Powered Electric Dragsters. Only traveling a modest 30 MPH, the two were not only racing for a cause, but bringing back memories for NHRA fans. […]

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Get a Commemorative “Garlits vs. Gwynn” Poster Today!

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

Don’t miss this opportunity to own a piece of National Hot Rod Association history! Legendary Drag Racers and NHRA Hall of Famer’s Don “Big Daddy” Garlits and Darrell “The Kid” Gwynn are racing in a special series during the 2011 NHRA Season to commemorate the NHRA’s 60th Anniversary. “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a […]

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Second Annual Key West Bacchanalia to Benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation, June 9-12

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Fifty Percent of net ticket sales will be donated to the Darrell Gwynn Foundation KEY WEST, Fla. – Contemporary and traditional cuisine, a star-studded group of food and wine experts, and libations ranging from Spanish sherry to fine Rums of Puerto Rico, mojitos, Bombay Sapphire Gin and wines from Argentina are to characterize the second […]

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Paralyzed Champion Drag Racer Darrell Gwynn Racing Again at the NHRA Supernationals in Englishtown, N.J. as part of “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause”, June 2-5; Will Donate Two Wheelchairs to Bronx, N.Y. Natives

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Make Two Wheelchair Donations to Two Bronx, N.Y. Natives Who Were Victims of Senseless Crimes and Paralyzed From Gunshot Wounds DAVIE, Fla. – Legendary Drag Racers Don “Big Daddy” Garlits & Darrell “The Kid” Gwynn have renewed their racing rivalry as they are squaring off in “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races […]

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Glen Annarumma Shows His Love for the Darrell Gwynn Foundation in a Unique Way

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

By Ryan Rogers Glen Annarumma loves the Darrell Gwynn Foundation. This is a fact. If anyone didn’t believe his passion for the foundation’s work before, there is no denying it now. All you have to do is take a look at Glen’s right calf and see the proof. He recently had the Darrell Gwynn Foundation […]

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