Bryan Searles – You Just Got to have FUN!!

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story by Chris Roy

Bryan Searles, driver of the #07 kart from Presque, ME. Is ready for the snow to melt and go racing. “Just chilling back and preparing for next season. I’ve been going to boys scouts and trying to earn some merit badges. Other than that I’ve been playing video games and riding snow sled.”

The #07 plans to be victorious in the 2018 race season? I hope to get first place in every single race and the XXX series and the Halloween Howler. And just to have fun.

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Bryan Searles#07, Mr. Determination!!!

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Story by Chris Roy

Bryan Searles, of Presque Isle, Maine competed in 4 different series at 3 different race tracks (Thundering Valley Raceway – Richmond Karting Speedway, and Spud Speedway)   during the 2017 race season.   Driving the #07 Bryan was able to win two championships. One at Spud Speedway, the other at Thundering Valley. Then round off the season with a second place in the RKS “XXX” Series and a 6th for overall points in the RKS regular season. “It feels like I worked really hard to get here and that everyone has been really kind and helpful. Everyone has been really good competition for me and that’s helpful since I want to go to NASCAR someday.”

 

With all the races he ran this past season Bryans highlight came during a night race at RKS, “One of my most memorable moments from this year was, my first win at RKS, was that I won the first triple X race.”

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Bryan Searles – It’s fun to drive under the lights.

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Story by Chris Roy

Bryan Searles of Presque Isle, Maine is one of the new rising stars in the Richmond Karting Speedway “XXX” Series.  In the first night race of the season Bryan got his first career win at RKS, “It felt good. I had to really work for that one because everyone is so competitive there.”

On Friday night July 28th the drivers will return to RKS for race number 2, in the “XXX” series, to once again race under the lights. “It’s fun to drive under the lights. It’s not as hot. The night race is cooler and the day race is much hotter. My kart handles better in the night time. ”

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10 Quick Laps with Dominic Curit #8

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story by Chris Roy

Dominic Curit, of Saco, Maine will be racing Gold plate this race season at Richmond Karting Speedway (RKS).

 

Lap 1. Are you all set for the 1st race of the season?

Dominic. “Yes we are.”

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Nathan Barth, It’s Dirty but it’s Fun!

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Story by Chris Roy

Nathan Barth, of Buxton, Maine is looking forward to get dirt track racing at Barlett Bridge Raceway this race season. “I plan on running for a points Championship at Bartlett Bridge Raceway in the Sr cage class . I finished second there last year behind my brother Spencer. I’ll be running the kart my Brother has won three points Championships there with as he has moved to flat karts with no cages.”

 

Nathan has kept busy in the off season, by going racing. “I’ve been doing some indoor Karting in the winter leagues at Maine indoor Karting. I’ve also been doing some snowmobiling and spending time with my girlfriend Taylor.”

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