Speedway Children's Charities will once again tee it up for kids at Cramer Mountain Country Club. The Speedway Children's Charities Golf Classic presented by Sherwin Williams Automotive Finishes will be held September 9-11, 2007 at the club in Cramerton, NC.

Hosted by Jeff Hammond and friends from SPEED channel, the tournament proceeds will benefit Speedway Children's Charities and The First Tee Lake Norman Region.

The tournament kicks off with the Husqvarna player reception at 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 9 at the Cramer Mountain Country Club. The following two days of golf will feature celebrities from the wide world of sports as well as media personalities.

Registration is at 10 a.m. on Monday and Tuesday, followed by a shotgun start at 11:30 a.m. on both days. The driving range and practice green will be available from 9:30 a.m. until 11 a.m.

Various player packages can be purchased for the Golf Classic. For more information, please visit www.speedwaycharities.org. For more player information or questions, contact Kenny Marion at kmarion@smiproperties.com or 704-455-4982.

About Speedway Children's Charities
Speedway Children's Charities is a 501(c)(3) charity that provides funds to organizations that meet the direct needs of children. From mentoring programs to camps for special-needs children, the organization impacts the lives of thousands of children by supporting organizations that work tirelessly to see that their needs are met and that no child is left behind, regardless of illness, social environment or disability.

O. Bruton Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports, Inc., founded Speedway Children's Charities in 1984. The organization has dispersed more than $18 million through chapters at all six SMI tracks: Atlanta Motor Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Infineon Raceway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Lowe's Motor Speedway at Charlotte and Texas Motor Speedway, as well as chapters in Virginia and Florida.

About The First Tee Lake Norman Region
Organized by the Walter T. Morgan Service Foundation, The First Tee of the Lake Norman Region Chapter was established to provide educational opportunities for disadvantaged and special needs young people through golf instruction, academic tutoring, and mentoring. The program emphasizes character building, discipline, positive communication, and interpersonal relationship skills. For more information, please visit www.thefirstteelakenormannc.org.