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What You Need to Know About This Weekend’s IHRA Summit Sportsman National Championship Race at Maryland International Raceway


This Weekend at Maryland International Raceway

What You Need To Know About The Upcoming Race

Maryland International Raceway
Address: 27861 Budds Creek Rd – Mechanicsville, Md
Event Date: Friday, July 14 – Sunday, July 16, 2017
Phone: 301-884-9833
Radio Station: : 89.9 FM – Elevation: 60 ft
– 1/4 Mile SSNC Event
The ET Bracket portion of the event is 1/8 Mile
Weekend Run Order: HR, ST, QR, TS, SR, TD, SS, JR
Television: ESPN3
Saturday Broadcast: 1 p.m. Eastern Saturday, July 15
Sunday Broadcast: Noon Sunday, July 16
Announcers: Fabian Brown and IHRA President Mike Dunn

Super Rod $5,000 Bonus Information

How To Watch: Who will be able to access WatchESPN content?

  1. Users with a WatchESPN affiliated TV or internet provider must authenticate to gain access to live ESPN networks, events and replays. Details:
  2. Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, PlayStation®4 and Android mobile users who do not subscribe to an affiliated video provider will have access to video on demand clips only.

To Access the Summit Sportsman National Championship Live Stream:

Go to and click the blue “Watch Now” button on the top of the page OR you can click the Summit Sportsman National Championship Live Stream logo at

You will be directed to an ESPN log in interface (example here: where you will select your cable or satellite provider from the menu and then be directed to log in using your cable or satellite provider online account username and password.  (If you do not have an online account set up with your existing cable or satellite provider you should establish that account first before trying to use the WatchESPN log in interface).  You must be an ESPN subscriber with your existing cable or satellite provider to be able to access ESPN3’s Live Stream.

Event Schedule:
Friday – July 14, 2017
Participant Gates Open…..10:00am
Tech Open…..2:00 pm – 8:00pm
Test & Tune…..5:00 pm – 10:00pm
Saturday – July 15, 2017
Participant Credentials & Tech Open….8:00 am
Tech Closes…..after 2nd qualifying session
Sportsman Qualifying (2 Rounds)…..9:00 am
Sportsman Eliminations (Race #1)..…after 2nd Qualifying session
ET Time Trials (1/8 Mile Program)…..3:00 pm
Run Order: Juniors, Southern Outlaw Top Sportsman, Top, Mod
ET Eliminations…..6:00 pm
Jet Wars …..7:00 pm, 9:00 pm, 10:30 pm
Sunday – July 16, 2017
Participant Credentials & Tech Open…..8:00 am
God Speed Church Service…..8:15 am
Tech Closes…..after qualifying
Sportsman Qualifying (1 Round)…..9:00 am
Sportsman Eliminations (Race #2)…..After Qualifying

Schedule subject to change. All Fees and Payouts are in U.S. funds
“Super Rod Bonus Event — 5 K to Sunday Winner”
Car and Driver $ 150 Per Event – Jr Dragster $75 Per Event
Weekend Crew $50 or Sunday Only $20