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Dan Runte in the Summit Racing BIGFOOT 4x4 Monster Truck jump three full-size pickups before a large crowd of soldiers at Camp Buehring in Kuwait. Photo credit: 
Anson Dionisio/Vectrus KBOSSS
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Operation Appreciation 2016 (Day 2): BIGFOOT Sighting at Camp Beuhring

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – History was made on the second day of Operation Appreciation, the annual Summit Racing-sponsored trip to visit troops overseas. The diverse group of drivers – including […]

Operation Appreciation 2016 (Day 1): Jason Line Recaps First Day of Highly Anticipated Annual Visit with Troops Overseas
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Operation Appreciation 2016 (Day 1): Jason Line Recaps First Day of Highly Anticipated Annual Visit with Troops Overseas

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – The 2016 rendition of Operation Appreciation – Summit Racing’s annual trip overseas to visit troops during the holiday season – has begun. Summit Racing Pro Stock drivers […]

BIGFOOT Sighting in the Middle East? Summit Racing and Harley-Davidson® Racers to Bring Special Guest for 2016’s “Operation Appreciation” Troop Visit
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BIGFOOT Sighting in the Middle East? Summit Racing and Harley-Davidson® Racers to Bring Special Guest for 2016’s “Operation Appreciation” Troop Visit

Once a year since 2011, Operation Appreciation has brought a taste of home to American troops stationed overseas. Sponsored by Summit Racing and Armed Forces Entertainment, Operation Appreciation sends some […]

These guys were awesome! Thank you to each and every one of the men and women serving in Kuwait who took the time to show our team the ropes and share their world with us. Operation Appreciation 2015 was definitely a success!
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Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 5): Greg Anderson Wraps Up Another Unforgettable Visit With the Troops

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – For several years, Summit Racing Equipment has sponsored a very special trip overseas for a fortunate group of championship drivers. Operation Appreciation has proved to be […]

The Operation Appreciation team: Eddie Krawiec, Greg Anderson, Andrew Hines, Jason Line and Dan Runte
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Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 4): Krawiec Sees Value in Visiting Installations Both Large and Small

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – Four days in the desert of Kuwait have gone by in a flurry as drivers participating in Operation Appreciation have hopped from military installation to military […]

With a few of the awesome men and women from the ELRS in front of their equivalent of a monster truck, the 50k container-mover.
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Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 3): Dan Runte Impressed by Kindness, Enthusiasm of Troops

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – Day Three of Operation Appreciation was packed full as the drivers participating in Summit Racing’s annual trip overseas to visit the troops toured Al Jaber, home […]

The base commander actually took time out of his day to meet with us, and we were really impressed by a couple of things – including his sense of humor. To say it was an honor to meet the great folks stationed here would be an understatement.
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Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 2): Jason Line Recalls the Past on the Second Day in Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – The second day of Operation Appreciation, the annual Summit Racing-sponsored trip to visit troops overseas, sent the group of drivers to a second venue in Kuwait […]

With a Blackhawk medical team on the flight line after getting the grand tour of their "office."
Operation Appreciation 2015

Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 1): Andrew Hines and Team Greeted with Unforgettable Experience on Day One

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – Summit Racing Pro Stock drivers Greg Anderson and Jason Line,  Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle Vance & Hines Pro Stock Motorcycle riders Andrew Hines and Eddie Krawiec, and […]

Operation Appreciation 2015: Summit Racing, Harley-Davidson NHRA Racers to Visit Troops Overseas
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Operation Appreciation 2015: Summit Racing, Harley-Davidson NHRA Racers to Visit Troops Overseas

Summit Racing Equipment and Armed Forces Entertainment have announced preparation for 2015’s “Operation Appreciation,” the annual journey by Summit Racing and Harley-Davidson racers to visit American troops stationed overseas. Operation […]

Retrospective: A Look Back at Operation Appreciation 2014
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Retrospective: A Look Back at Operation Appreciation 2014

Now that I’ve had a few days at home, after five days in Indy for the PRI show, I think I have sufficiently decompressed from the trip to put it […]