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Roth: Iconic Watkins Glen race track our ‘other’ franchise

Roth: Iconic Watkins Glen race track our ‘other’ franchise
Michael Printup was having lunch at the Genesee Brew House in Rochester recently when he struck up a conversation with some young people. As president of Watkins Glen International, Printup, 51, like all sports executives competing in the Digital Age, keeps the pedal to the metal when it comes to understanding what millennials are thinking. What he learned on this... more

NASCAR returns to Watkins Glen (full coverage)

NASCAR returns to Watkins Glen (full coverage)
Here it is, the annual NASCAR race weekend at Watkins Glen International has arrived once again. And while haulers continued to move in throughout the day Thursday, the race weekend begins in earnest with a pair of Xfinity Series practice sessions leading up to Saturday’s Zippo 200 at the Glen and Sunday’s Cheez-It 355. But what should you look for... more

Denny Hamlin earns first road course win at Watkins Glen

Denny Hamlin earns first road course win at Watkins Glen
Denny Hamlin won Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International after leading the final 10 laps in the 90-lap event. This is the Joe Gibbs Racing driver’s second win of 2016 and his first at the New York road course. On the final lap, Martin Truex Jr. was battling for the lead with Brad Keselowski behind him... more

WGI’s Sprint Cup race ‘breaking the mold’ (recaps & videos)

WGI’s Sprint Cup race ‘breaking the mold’ (recaps & videos)
Sunday’s 31st annual Cheez-It 355 at The Glen offered a near-record crowd plenty of action on and off of the track. Immersing its fans with continuous entertainment is part of the successful script Watkins Glen International follows for its NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event, which ended with Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin capturing his first road course win in a... more
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