CHALLENGE EVENT #3

March 18, 2019

HAS BEEN POSTPONED

Following his return from the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Parker Thompson will undergo a 14-day period of self-isolation as recommended by the federal government. The event will be rescheduled once that period expires.

Race Me

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

Come to Speeders Indoor Pro Karts Calgary location and challenge me on their indoor kart racing track! I’ve partnered with Speeders to create three special evenings where you can race with me and many of the great people who have supported me throughout my racing career.

All participants will enjoy great racing, snacks, and beverages. Winning racers will have a shot at a total prize packaged valued at more than $3,500. Contend in all three nights, and you could earn the title of Speeders fastest.

CHALLENGE EVENT #1

January 22, 2020
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CHALLENGE EVENT #2

February 12, 2020
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CHALLENGE EVENT #3

March 18, 2020
POSTPONED, STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS
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The Venue 

The Parker Thompson Speeders Challenge uses Canada’s fastest karts on a high-speed indoor race track. With 20 HP and instant torque from an electric motor Speeders karts are a great machine for testing racers of all levels.

Challenge participants will race on a custom configuration racetrack located inside of Speeders massive 50,000 sqft Calgary location. Designed by Parker Thompson, the course offers high-speed sections and plenty of opportunities for passing.

EVENT FORMAT

Qualifying

To begin the evening, participants will be randomly divided into heats. Individual heats will participate in a qualifying round, and their best times will be used to set the grid order (fastest to slowest) for Heat Races.

HEAT RACES

Each heat will participate in one race for position with the start order set by qualifying times. The top three finishers will advance to FINAL A. Remaining finishers will be placed in FINAL B, FINAL C and FINAL D based on average lap times.

FINAL ROUNDS

Participants from all heats will come together to form three groups for the FINAL ROUND where championship points will be awarded. The top three finishers from each Heat will qualify for FINAL A,

Points in FINALS A, B AND C will be awarded as follows:

1st Place – 30 PTS
2nd Place – 25 PTS
3rd Place – 22 PTS
4th Place – 19 PTS
5th Place – 17 PTS
6th Place – 15 PTS
7th Place – 14 PTS
8th Place – 13 PTS
9th Place – 12 PTS
10th Place – 11 PTS

Heat Race Pole Position – 1 PTS
FINAL A Qualification – 10 PTS

Penalties will be assessed for at-fault incidents of contact.

CHAMPIONSHIP PRIZES

After three rounds, championship prizes will be awarded to participants with the most points.
Special thank you to Bell Racing and the Calgary Kart Racing Club for generously providing this prize package.

1st Overall

Sponsored entrance to the 2020 CKRC ROC Cup Karting Series

2rd Overall

A Bell Racing Helmet
Entrance to a CKRC Try-A-Kart Experience

3rd Overall

Entrance to a CKRC Try-A-Kart Experience

EVENT PARTNERS