2014 Trailblazers 70th Annual Banquet

April 5th, 2014

Carson Center - Carson, California

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Trailblazers Hall of Fame - 2014 Inductees

Sid Carlson

Sid Carlson was legendary tuner Bill Werner's first rider.

Bill Cody

"Wild Bill" Cody is a name will known in the world of speedway racing.

Dusty Coppage

Dusty earned his first major win in 1967 when he scored the overall victory at the Barstow to Vegas desert race, beating out more

 then  500 entries.

Tom Horton

Tom started his racing career in quarter midgets and progressed to motorcycles when the family moved to the high desert in 1959.

Mary Mcgee


Mary has many firsts including the first woman to finish the Baja 1000 in 1968 and finish the 500 solo in 1975.

Jim O'Neal

Jim O'Neal Distributing was formed when Jim sold Petty fenders and other spare parts to fellow racers.

Ron Wood

Ron estimates that over 500 frames and kits for Rotax singles have been sold.

2014 Hammer Award winner Kenny Roberts


Previous Hammer winners Dick Mann, Ralph White, Sammy Tanner, Everett Brashear and Skip Van Leeuwen are

 flanked by Trailblazers president Don Emde and Keith  Mashburn.

2014 Posthumous Inductees





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