Wood Brothers

Lessons with Leonard Wood – Joe Weatherly

Joe Weatherly won two championships and 25 races in NASCAR’s premier series and will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame on January 30, 2015.  Like many others that have been inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Joe Weatherly plays a part in the history of the Wood Brothers.  In 1960, competing against […]

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Family Member Spotlight – Jordan Hicks

Each week we are going to have a “Family Member Spotlight”, that will range from a bio of a family member to whatever crazy activity someone has going on that week. This week I am going to zoom in on myself to give you a little bit of background about the person behind the posts.  […]

Remembering 9/11

When I woke up this morning, I contemplated what to post today. I knew I wanted to post about 9/11 but what? I started off thinking about posting where each Wood member was when we heard the horrifying news that came from NYC but then I quickly changed my mind. This day is not about […]

Convertible Racing at Soldier Field

Who knew that NASCAR raced at Soldier Field in Chicago? Well, if you are a “youngster” like me, you may have been unaware that NASCAR held races at Soldier Field, home of the Chicago Bears.  With the race in Chicago this weekend, let’s take a trip down memory lane to look at what it used […]