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Welcome to Beyond the Flag, the NASCAR news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Beyond the Flag is dedicated to providing top-notch NASCAR news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

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Christopher Olmstead, editor

Editor for Beyond The Flag and avid NASCAR fan. Follow @whooyouknowit and be sure to like my Facebook author page as well.

Matt Schafer, Staff Writer

Matt Schafer has been a fan of racing since the early 1990s and briefly worked as a prep sports reporter before moving into political news. Since leaving full time print journalism he continues to write as he focuses on building a small nonprofit that supports an orphanage in rural Kenya.

Adam Johnson, Staff Writer

A Brit who likes NASCAR - who knew, eh? I cover the Camping World Truck Series extensively on here, as well as provide general opinion on the world of NASCAR from Sprint Cup to the touring series - particularly my native Whelen Euro Series.

Christopher Greenough, Staff Writer

For most of my life the city that I live in has hosted an annual Formula 1 Grand Prix. Because of this, I saw the Formula 1 circus come and go each year and each time I grew more and more interested as the years went by. I think it is safe to say that I became a true F1 fan after I had seen my first Grand Prix and Formula 1 car live. My original Formula 1 experience has left a permanent impression on me and as a result I am still completely captivated by the sport all these years later. As Formula 1 is one of my passions, I constantly keep up to date with events and news regarding the sport. As such, I am also very fortunate to be writing on a topic which I truly enjoy.

Marco Venosta, Staff Writer

I am a NASCAR super fan who is aiming to get into the world of motorsports journalism some day. Apart from racing I love Rock'n Roll and Country music and.. racing. Beyond the Flag staff writer and High school student.

John Harlow, Staff Writer

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