NASCAR fans needed their heads on a swivel and their Twitter notifications on high alert if they wanted to keep up with the media blitz that was Chase Across America on Wednesday.

All 16 contenders for the NASCAR Sprint Cup divided and conquered the continent, visiting locales as far afield as Mexico City and as close by as Raleigh.

From decorating cookies and taking selfies, to fighting fires and playing hockey, the Chasers did it all. But if you looked away from your  mobile device for one minute, chances are you might have missed something.

Well it’s your lucky day. Here’s a slideshow that captures the day in a nutshell: