The Salt Lake City metro area is a booming environment for business. Every month, new companies are moving here or starting up. The term “Silicon Slopes” has been coined to refer to the area, which is now home to a cluster of information technology, software development, hardware manufacturing and research firms along the Wasatch Front. Among the big names in the technology industries are companies such as SanDisk and the Intel/Micron joint venture IM Flash
Utah MotoAmerica Superbike Championship The MotoAmerica Championship represents the top level of motorcycle road racing in North America. It serves as our national championship, similar to those run in other countries such as Spain, England, Japan, France, Australia, etc. There are only two steps above a national championship, those being the Superbike World Championship and the MotoGP World Championship. MotoAmerica and its teams and riders have been a fixture at Utah Motorsports Campus since the track was
If you’re going to be successful in business, you have to continually evaluate and improve. You can’t expect to beat the competition if you’re standing still. Accordingly, corporate training is an ever-growing industry. It’s critically important for businesses to keep their employees sharp and motivated. If your company is based in or near Utah, Utah Motorsports Campus (UMC) offers an ideal venue for Utah corporate training events. Our state-of-the-art, 511-acre facility is conveniently located just 30 minutes
Utah Obstacle Races Obstacle races have been a part of competitive sports since the 1800s, with some forms of the sport dating back to the earliest Olympic Games. And UMC is “the” place to hold an Obstacle Race in Utah. History These sorts of events have become very popular in recent years, not only in North America but internationally. The recent trend of obstacle races seems to have originated with the Tough Guy competition in 1987. That started
Utah Corporate Events Center For a Utah corporate event, companies have more options than in some other places. Traditionally, golf outings have been the most popular venue for corporate events. But, let’s face it: golf is boring, right? We know businesses have been doing corporate outings for clients and employees since the first company was started. The formula is pretty simple: a group activity that engages all participants and encourages teamwork, camaraderie, and fellowship, with appropriate meeting
Utah Off-Road Racing There are few better places on Earth for off-road racing enthusiasts than Utah, and there are few better places in Utah for off-road racing enthusiasts than Utah Motorsport Campus! If you’re into watching high-powered off-road racers or driving them, UMC is the place to be. We host the best off-road short-course racing series in the world, the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, with classes ranging from kids’ buggies to 900-hp, fire-breathing, four-wheel-drive trucks
Utah’s Largest Go Karting Track Do you like to go fast? Do you like to have fun? The outdoor go kart track at Utah Motorsports Campus is the best place in Utah to do both! Our professional track is HUGE with a challenging course that thousands of Utahns have already enjoyed for birthdays, corporate events, dates, races and more! Go-kart racing is the most affordable form of auto racing and is designed for the fun and
I’m going to go out on the proverbial branch and predict an unnatural phenomenon to occur this weekend. This Sunday, NASCAR will drop the green flag on the 59th running of the legendary Daytona 500. At or near that time, I predict that there will be unnatural warming and a distinct hum heard in three places – one in Mooresville, N.C., and two near Daytona Beach, Fla.
So, this week’s news that American Honda is returning to pro motorcycle road racing by backing Danny Walker’s Team Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda in MotoAmerica’s Superbike class team with rider Jake Gagne is a very welcome development.