Ottawa Karting Academy

Seven years of teaching drivers how to race.

Karting For All Ages

Premier Karting and Top Karting are once again joining forces to present the Ottawa Karting Academy for beginners and seasoned veterans of all ages (Cadet, Junior, Senior and Masters, therefore 7 to 50+ years old are welcome). 

Learn the Basics of Karting

From following a proper racing line to controlling a kart. The Ottawa Karting Academy teaches drivers everything needed to win a championship.

Hosted by Premier Karting

Each session is held by current team drivers and Premier’s own driving coaches. The same coaches that have won countless championships.

From Beginner to Pro.

Each session covers a different aspect of competitive kart racing, including but not limited to:

          • Flags & Procedures
          • Corner Anatomy
          • Racing Line
          • Vision
          • Braking
          • Driving Position
          • Steering Inputs
          • Racecraft & Strategy

Drivers will be instructed by both current Premier Karting National Team Members as well Premier’s own driving coaches. Throughout the years the coaches have won numerous national championships and have represented Canada on a global scale.

All events are hosted at Top Karting in Hull (200 Rue d’Edmonton, Gatineau, QC). Each day is comprised of 4 classroom and 4 on-track sessions. The dynamic curriculum ensures students of all levels are stimulated and appropriately challenged.

Finalized Winter 2024 Dates:

January 7th

February 25th

March 10th

March 24th

March 31st

April 14th

Ottawa Karting Academy Graduates 

A few of the graduates from previous academies.

Zak Villeneuve

Now a young driver coach for Premier, Zak was awarded the 2020 NCKC, LRKC, and OGKC Briggs Masters’ Championships in his first season.

Bronson Hetherington

Currently in Briggs Cadet, Bronson has countless wins and championships in the Eastern Canadian region and was selected as an F1 Grid Kid.

Zach Lalonde

Now racing in Rotax DD2, Zach won the 2018 Coupe de Montreal Briggs Junior champion and represented Canada at the Florida Winter Tour.

What are you waiting for?

Learn what makes Premier your number one choice

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