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Area High Schools Compete to Win in RaceTrac Rivarly Bowl

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Through October 10, the 2011 RaceTrac Rivalry Bowl will offer fans of eight North Georgia prep-school football programs the chance to best cross-town rivals, win cool prizes”and give back to their favorite schools. Participating schools will compete against their rivals to win a $3,500 donation from RaceTrac. Fans earn points for their teams by displaying limited-edition RaceTrac Rivalry Bowl wristbands and buying non-alcoholic beverages from RaceTrac”s hundreds of fountain and still options, including bottled water, energy drinks, juices and more. Qualifying purchases can be made at any of the 65 Atlanta-area RaceTrac stores. Stores near participating schools will be decorated in team colors.

Additional RaceTrac Rivalry Bowl prizes include 500 t-shirts for each participating school and the chance to win one of three 16GB iPads, one per rivalry. Guest simply text “DRINK”# plus their receipt number to 81877* to enter the drawing.

RaceTrac is sponsoring four Rivalry Bowls in the Atlanta area, including:

”   #Hillgrove vs. Harrison Gameday: September 30

”   #McEachern vs. South Cobb Gameday: September 30

”   #Whitewater vs. Fayette County Gameday: October 7

”   #Archer High vs. Central Gwinnett Gameday: October 14

“Our local store teams are always looking for ways to support our guests and neighbors,”# said Troy Lindbeck, director of community marketing for RaceTrac. “The Rivalry Bowls allow us to tap into two things we know our Georgia guests care deeply about”high school football and giving back to their communities. We”re looking forward to a season of passionate fans treating our stores as their game day headquarters.”#

Georgia high school football fans can track their team”s progress by texting their high school”s to 81877* or visiting www.Racetrac.com/RivalryBowl. Weekly updates will also be posted on RaceTrac”s Facebook page and Twitter account. Winning schools will receive their Rivalry Bowl prize checks at half-time ceremonies during rivalry games. But the fun doesn”t end once the games do. Rivalry Bowl wristbands are good for a discounted 32-ounce fountain beverage November 7-December 31.

RaceTrac operates retail gasoline convenience stores in seven metro markets, including: Atlanta, Baton Rouge, Atlanta, Miami, New Orleans, Orlando and Tampa.

About RaceTrac
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, RaceTrac has been serving guests since 1934. RaceTrac operates more than 300 convenience store locations in four southeastern states. A typical RaceTrac store features 4,000 plus square feet of convenience space with over 4,000 items available to satisfy the needs of its guests and up to 24 fueling positions. For more information, visit racetrac.com.