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

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...

Goodyear win caps 1978 Canadian Pro Series

(Cover photo): Paul Mason leads Bill Packham in the MRD (Mason Racing Developments) Deavinson karts during the International heats. Paul took...

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...

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...

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...

Finally racing on our own track

September, 1977 — For me, our very first race weekend on our new track at Quyon, Quebec,...

On the road as the home club crumbles

After staging a very successful public race at the Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa, you’d think that our local Ottawa-Hull...

Showdown at the science museum

Black-and-white photographs in this story are by Dirk Van Battum. June, 1977 — The expected showdown between Jon...