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In 1979, Amy won the Super Stock national championship, and in 1980, she was elected to the Car Craft Magazine All-Star team. Since the early 1970s, she has been heavily involved in the automotive aftermarket and has held management roles in the automotive industry with Racing Head Service, Comp Cams, TCI, Fel-Pro, and Federal- Mogul and currently serves as chief administrative officer for Hypertech.

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									JEGS NHRA Cajun SPORTSnationals
March 19-21 • Belle Rose, La.                                                               About the event sponsor: JEGS High Performance
                                                                                                or 50 years — dating back to 1960, when Jeg Coughlin Sr.
WEDNESDAY, March 17
Gates Open for Racers .........................................................noon
                                                                                            F   opened the doors of JEGS High Performance at a
                                                                                            nondescript little shop in Columbus, Ohio — the name JEGS has
Secure Facility...................................................................7 p.m.
                                Rigs arriving after dark will be stacked.                   been synonymous with high-performance racing parts. Little did
                                                                                            he know at the time, but Coughlin was on the precipice of something great. Limited by his
THURSDAY, March 18                                                                          Midwest location and unable to find the parts he needed to produce the desired level of
Gates Open........................................................................7 a.m.
                                                                                            performance in his hot rods, the speed hound searched far and wide to unearth what he was
Media Day Activities ...................................................11:30 a.m.
Tech Opens..........................................................................noon    looking for: the very best parts in the country. Dedicated legwork and ingenuity quickly
Test ‘n’ Tune (run by track) ................................................1 p.m.         established Coughlin as the go-to guy for high performance in central Ohio, and what began
End Testing........................................................................6 p.m.   simply as building engines for buddies soon became a full-fledged retail business.
Secure Facility...................................................................7 p.m.       Nearly three decades after Coughlin’s original speed shop was born, he helped his four
                                 Rigs arriving after dark will be stacked.                  sons — John, Troy, Mike, and Jeg Jr. — purchase the operation, and under their collective
FRIDAY, March 19                                                                            guidance, the small family business became a mail-order giant. What was once a 4,000-
Gates Open........................................................................7 a.m.    square-foot shop now encompasses a 100,000-square-foot warehouse, chassis shop, call
Time Trials & Qualifying .....................................................9 a.m.        center, and the original retail store on the very grounds where it all began.
Stock & Super Stock Class Eliminations ..............................noon                      Two other stores and two additional call centers are also located in the metropolitan
TD/TS/Comp Qualifying ...............................................2 & 4 p.m.             Columbus area, and 10 years ago, a state-of-the-art distribution center and world
Secure Track .....................................................................7 p.m.    headquarters were opened. JEGS now employs more than 300 associates yet maintains the
                                Rigs arriving after dark will be stacked.                   founding company culture of a small, family-run speed shop while continuing to preserve a
SATURDAY, March 20                                                                          one-on-one relationship with each customer.
Gates Open........................................................................7 a.m.
Super Class King of the Bayou ...........................................9 a.m.
TD/TS Qualifying ..................................................10 a.m. & noon           Celebrity/media drag race to kick off event
Comp Qualifying..........................................................1 & 4 p.m.
                                                                                                  celebrity/media drag race hosted by JEGS and No Problem Raceway Park will be held
Stock/Super Stock CIC Race .........................................1:30 p.m.
Hemi Shootout...................................................................2 p.m.
TD/TS Shootout .......................................................2, 4 & 6 p.m.
                                                                                            A     Thursday, March 18, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., just prior to the track’s test ‘n’ tune. The
                                                                                            race will bring local media members and government officials together to battle on the
Secure Track .....................................................................7 p.m.    quarter-mile with Dodge trucks provided by Southland Dodge in Houma, La.
SUNDAY, March 21                                                                                The test ‘n
								
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