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Chapter 1: The road to racing

I have a ton of photographs from karting days in the '70s and early '80s. Recently, I put some of...
40th anniversary of Nepean karting race for burn unit

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 interview with CJOH Brian Smith

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...
Canadian Pro Series karting at Picton 1978

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...
Pro Series karting start at Quyon, near Ottawa

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...
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Dad’s brush with F1 fame

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...
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…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...