Karting Academy

Our Karting Academy is designed to provide instruction to competitive young drivers irrespective of karting experience. If you are between 8 and 14 years old and you feel you have what it takes then Eddie Irvine Sports need to hear from you! Keep an eye on our Holiday Schemes section for upcoming Karting Academies.

KARTING ACADEMY 2017 - BOOK NOW!

Instruction will be provided by
Stuart Millar (GT Academy)

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This years dates as follows:

Monday 3rd - Friday 7th July 2017

Monday 24th - Friday 28th July 2017

Monday 14th - Friday 18th August 2017

(9.30am - 12.30pm)

To speak to one of our friendly staff
now by calling 028 9145 1457

 

The Junior Karting Championship

Round 2 of the 2016/2017 EIS Junior Kart Championship took place yesterday and it yet again proved to be an extremely close contest!

After all the heats were finished, 5 drivers sat at the top of the leaderboard tied on points at 16 apiece. Fastest lap times had to be used to determine the starting order for the Final race.

Thomas Hay made advantage of starting in pole-position by clearing off to win the final by a healthy margin. Sam Kingsbury, Ethan Scott and Hugh McViegh were left to battle it out for the final two podium spots. After multiple overtakes, Sam and Ethan rounded off the podium in 2nd and 3rd places respectively.

A special mention goes out to Josh Martin who hadn't ever driven a Kart a month ago. After doing some 1 on 1 practice sessions with Stuart Millar earlier this month at our track, he finished 2nd in both his heats and went on to score a very credible 8th place in the final race.

Points Table, after 2 Rounds.

1st- Thomas Hay 50pts

2nd- Hugh McVeigh 33pts

3rd- Ethan Scott 32pts

4th- Sam Kingsbury 28pts

5th- Kyle Magennis 22pts

6th- Alex McMullan 14pts

7th- Seamus McKee 12pts

8th- Robert Bruce 11pts

9th- Matty Deering 10pts

10th- Chris McGowan 9pts

11th- Josh Martin 8pts

12th- Ruben Nield 7pts

13th- Evan Leslie 7pts

14th- Dylan Barr 6pts

15th- Chris Sinclair 1pt

Thank you to everyone who participated and made the Championship so exciting.



***Important Information***
All safety equipment is provided as part of our service and before any race, a comprehensive safety briefing is held with training and advice given as and when required, so you can be assured you're in the very best of care. All participants must be at least 135cms in height and be a minimum age of 8years old, should not exceed 18 stones in weight, should wear suitable trainers or shoes and must be completely free from the influence of alcohol and drugs.

Under 16's must be signed in by a parent or guardian. Any medical conditions that may be affected or aggravated by the activity should always be declared before admission. The management reserves the right to refuse entry to any activity on these terms without refund. Download our Indoor Karting Disclaimer Form.

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