RACE 1 & 2 – CLUB RESULTS NOW POSTED **NEW**
The first round of Club results for races 1 & 2 are now posted. They can be viewed using the menu above at Points/Results > Club Points.
RACE 2 – DD2 RESULTS NOW POSTED **NEW**
The second round of DD2 results are now posted. They can be viewed using the menu above at Points/Results > DD2 Points.
EDKRA FUNDRAISER EVENT – CASINO
The club’s annual Casino fundraiser will occur on August 21st and 22nd this year. This event is an excellent way to work off your required volunteer hours and is a very important part of the club’s funding which helps to keep the overall cost of racing down. Volunteers will be needed for both day and night shifts. Please contact Lorna at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up or for more information.
PHAT PATTIES PROVIDING FOOD CONCESSION FOR 2017
The EDKRA is very pleased to announce that Phat Patties will be providing a food truck concession for all EDKRA 2017 race events. Learn more about Phat Patties by visiting them at phatpattiesedmonton.com.
THE USE OF RACECEIVERS FOR THE 2017 SEASON
The EDKRA will be moving ahead with the use of RACEceiver for on-track communication with racers this year. The expectation for the 2017 season will be that each race team purchases at least one receiver. The receiver will work with any earbuds that use a standard 3.5mm jack.
2017 RACING SEASON CLUB MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATIONS
If you haven’t yet registered for the 2017 race season, you can register online using the link found on our Online Registration page. All forms required for registration can be found on the Forms page. These forms are to be turned in at your first race of the season.
LOOKING FOR INTEREST IN LADIES ONLY CLASS FOR 2017 SEASON
The EDKRA is looking into the possibility of offering a “Ladies Only” class for the 2017 season. If you would be interested in racing in this class, please contact Earl Wong ASAP at email@example.com.
RV SPOTS – WAITING LIST FOR 2017/2018
Due to popular demand, for 2017 the EDKRA is expanding the RV area to add some additional spots for full-year rentals, as well as for out-of-town “weekend” guests. Accordingly, we have created a priority waiting list for those interested in obtaining a new 2-year rental. Click here to be added to the waiting list.
ALLEN BERG RACE SCHOOL 2017
Allen Berg will be offering his race school at the EDKRA track again this year. There will be a one-day session for DD2 drivers on June 17th and a two-day session for Junior drivers on August 6th & 7th. Click here for registration information for DD2 drivers. Click here for registration information for Junior drivers. PLEASE NOTE: The EDKRA track will be closed to all other drivers on these dates.
K&K WEST RACING KART OFFERS 2017 WESTERN CANADIAN CHALLENGE
K&K West Racing Kart will be hosting a 2017 Western Canadian Challenge with podium cash payouts for racers using a K&K chassis this summer. The “Challenge” will be held in conjunction with various western karting track events including Edmonton on July 30 and August 19/20. Please note: K&K West is entirely responsible for all administration of the “Challenge”. Any inquiries should be directed to K&K West. Click here to view the event poster. Visit their website for more information and for contact information.
CALGARY KARTING EVENTS
Saturday, June 10 / Sunday, June 11 – Overdrive Motorsports and Aim Sports will be hosting a Mychron Learnfast Data Seminar. Roger Caddell will be instructing a classroom session on Saturday (location TBA) and supporting racers at the CKRC event on Sunday.
Contact Joey Guyon at Overdrive Motorsports for more information and to sign up.
KART NUMBERS – NEW MEMBERS PLEASE READ!!
For all new 2017 members needing a kart number, please refer to the “Kart Numbers” page located on the Racer Info menu for the list of kart numbers that are currently reserved by other racers. Once you choose an available kart number, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to be approved and claim that available number.
BRIGGS & STRATTON RACING SERIES 2017
The EDKRA is excited to announce that EDKRA LO206 racers will again have the option in 2017 to participate in the popular B&S weekly racing series. Details can be found at Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series. This was a very popular series in 2016 and the EDKRA encourages more participation from its racers in 2017.
VACANT CLUB EXECUTIVE POSITIONS FOR 2017
The Club is in need of a Tech Director and a Secretary for 2017. If anyone has interest, please forward your name to Earl Wong or Kevin Dowler for consideration.
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