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Kartal Motorsport were recommended to my Mum and Dad last time we were at Wombwell as a potentially good team to have some practice sessions with. Although we can run on our own - Dad being a mechanic. We know there is...
TeamSport Leeds - Summer Series My kart in the first session was rubbish! Fortunately it was just a practice session. There were so many people at the track, there was a race in between the cadet and junior...
James has had asthma since before I can remember. He has been a terribly poorly boy over the years, and on several medications - some in fact had side effects that were terrifyingly similar in the severity of effects...
Hi, I am James. I was born in Harrogate in August 2009 and I live here with my Mum, Dad and little sister, Lucy.
I started karting in November 2018 after having problems trying to change football teams… and boy am I glad I did! I love it, and I am so very lucky that I am able to take part in it — thanks to my Mum and Dad.
My karting began indoors at Teamsport in Leeds. I began their karting school and went once a fortnight to the karting academy. Having made my way up to advanced, I also took part in their summer series, winning a number of trophies and coming 3rd overall!
Now the proud owner of my own cadet kart, I am spending 2019 getting seat time and learning how to get the best out of my kart.
For 2020, I plan to take part in not one – but two championships! Wish me luck!
My 2019 Season
21st August – Kart Club
27th August – Scholarship Shootouts
September 7th / 8th – IKR Championship Round 6
November 9th / 10th – IKR Championship Round 8
December 7th / 8th – IKR Championship Round 9
4th August – Test Day with Kartal Motorsport
Sunday 25th August – My birthday party!!
15th August – Scholarship Qualifiers @ Three Sisters
(Heat 1, 6th to 1st. Heat 2, 3rd to 1st. Heat 3, 2nd to 1st. Final – 1st. FASTEST LAP)
Our Club Is Our Family
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