Riverside Military Academy Drill Team and Color Guard Cadets folded and presented the United States Flag as part the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup races at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1.
18 Riverside Military Academy Cadets traveled to the Atlanta Motor Speedway to participate. RMA Cadets performed the flag-folding ceremony on stage several times on March 1 as well as on Feb. 27 & 28.
Just prior to the race start, the RMA Color Guard was positioned behind the National Anthem performer, and Drill Team members stood at attention in formation nearby.
A title sponsor of race Folds of Honor provides annual educational scholarships to the military families of those who have been killed or disabled while in active duty. The scholarships help support private education tuition, tutoring, and educational summer camps for children K-12, as well as higher education tuition assistance for spouses and children.