Baranouski shows 'true grit'
|Friday, May 26th 2000, 10:29 GMT|
Craig Baranouski, team manager for A.J. Foyt Enterprises, was named the winner of the C & R Racing "True Grit" Award. The award honours a crew member who exemplifies outstanding achievement, overcoming adversity, excellence in preparation and management, has experience in the Indianapolis 500, dedication to the highly skilled trade of working on Indy cars, overall racing background and performance during May.
"Craig's extensive racing background qualifies him for this award," sad Chris Paulsen, owner of C & R Racing. "Craig has been involved in Indy car racing for over 20 years. He has been at A.J. Foyt Enterprises since 1987. This was a difficult decision to make. There are a lot of qualified mechanics this year that deserve this award."