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Going to the “Glen”: V-Ry the Sports guy is headed to cover Watkins Glen NASCAR race

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Our sports reporter returns for another year trackside

Read about V-Ry’s reporting at last years Watkins Glen NASCAR race

Vinnie Martinelli, aka, V-Ry the Sports Guy, is happy to be heading back to Watkins Glen this year to provide the Wellsville and Hornell Sun exclusive coverage of the big race.

We asked V-Ry a few questions ahead of the big weekend:

SUN: You are returning to the Glen!!  What about your coverage last year did you enjoy the most ?

V-RY : My favorite part from last years coverage was joining a team owner at his pit stall, as well as meeting the winner Kyle Larson

SUN: As a returning reporter, how will this year be different ?

V-RY: The major difference as a returning reporter is that I now know where I’m supposed to go and what I have access to.

SUN: Getting press credentials isn’t always easy. How are the management at this race to deal with ? 

V-RY: The communications department at Watkins Glen Raceway are very easy to work with, they’re extremely accommodating and helpful

SUN: Who are the favorites for the race this year ?

V-RY: Chase Elliot dominants at this track and is favored 5-1 to win, last years winner Kyle Larson is third at 8-1

SUN: Will you be able to catch the Kate Martelle dance show?

V-RY: Yes, I will likely be trackside for their big moment.

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