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Story and all visuals © by Derek Cadzow unless otherwise noted.

40th anniversary of thriller race for kids’ burn unit

Story by Derek Cadzow with contributions from Sean Sweet and Fred Zufelt. All photos on this page are credited to the...

Nepean Grand Prix raises $ for Children’s Hospital burn unit

Story by Derek Cadzow with contributions from Sean Sweet and Fred Zufelt. Prints of photos...

Pro Series Picton wins for Fugère, Serravalle

These are the stories of the first Canadian Pro Series championship karting series that toured several tracks in Ontario and one...

Snadden scores Pro Series win

These are the stories of the first Canadian Pro championship karting series that toured several tracks in Ontario and one in...

Dad’s brush with F1 fame

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My father was a newspaper photographer for many years when we lived in Scotland. One day he was assigned...

Ottawa stars race in Pro Series, OKRA

In 1978 I didn't race too much myself, but I was involved with the organization and publicity for the first Canadian...

1978: Losing a wheel, flipping upside down

1978 was the year that Jimmy Carter led Israel and Egypt to sign a lasting peace accord, the first test-tube baby...

…and then my feet fell off

From the file:  “you did WHAT when you were young…??” Imagine for a minute that you are a...

The Textile Artisan

Jackie Weatherly-Cadzow is an artist that loves bright, bold color.  Her silk paintings and textile art and acrylic paintings are full of...

All things must pass: the championship that decided everything

All photos in this post are available for purchase in the photo gallery. October-November, 1977 —  The winds...