Trackside to seaside: Pit stops prepare former NASCAR jackman for U.S. Coast Guard

Trackside to seaside: Pit stops prepare former NASCAR jackman for U.S. Coast Guard
Justin Terry helps set up the pit box before a NASCAR race in Charlotte, N.C. in May of 2009. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by J.D. Terry) by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nate Littlejohn Ever wonder what it’s like to respond to a distress call as a member of a Coast Guard boat crew, in the dark, in high winds and heavy swells? How about to work as part of a NASCAR pit crew? To be surrounded by thousands...

Coast Guard Provides Ceremonial Delivery of NASCAR Winners Trophy

SONOMA, Calif.  – Infineon Raceway received a special delivery on Wednesday, thanks to UPS and the United States Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco, the “Guardians of the Golden Gate.”

Coast Guard C-130J Doing Flyover at Richmond NASCAR Race

NASCAR fans attending the race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, along with the millions who will be watching on tv will get to see a bit of the Coast Guard. A C-130J from Elizabeth City will provide the flyover as “The Commandants Own” Marine Drum and Fife Corps presents the National Anthem.