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Lawnmower racing

Jesse Tinsley - The Spokesman-Review

For several years, the Big Back-In event in Spirit Lake spawned a craze of lawnmower racing, which has become a popular low-budget type of motorsports, drawing competitors from Washington and Idaho to a circuit of several races around the region. Friday, July 10, racers took to the 200-foot track set up on Fifth St. in Post Falls. The next stop on the circuit July 19 in Rathdrum.

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