Created by potrace 1.14, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

2017 CSCC Winter Driving Academy

  • Welcome to 2017 CSCC Winter Driving Academy

    This program is introduction to performance driving465-1 in extreme winter conditions. Where is not necessary to take this program to be able to participate in our ice racing series (Ice Dice) we feel that the training will help your progress quickly and make most out of the following events. Participation in ice racing series in not required after taking the school.

    The focus of the school is on performance driving but no experience is necessary as we will cater the training to individual needs.

    Our goal is to help you improve car control, understand racing principals and increase your confidence of driving in winter conditions.

    Registration will open on Monday, December 19, 7pm, limited to 25 drivers.

    January 5, 2017 7pm-10pm, Classroom lecture at Calgary Sports Car Club clubhouse located at 4215 80 Ave NE, Calgary
    Technical discussion on taking a corner at speed (turn-in, corner apex and corner exit, slip angle, friction circles and the like)
    Some emphasis on aspects of competition (safety, penalties) and a little information about car preparation.

    January 7, 2017 9am-4pm, Ghost Lake
    Driving exercises, all done in your own vehicle so you can experience exactly how your personal vehicle will react on ice and snow.
    We will host Ice Dice style competition event where you’ll be able to put to the test newly acquired skills and test it against the clock.

    BBQ lunch, drinks and coffee will be served on Saturday.

    Link to online registration via Karelo; http://www.karelo.com/register.php?BID=74&BT=10&Ev=16842

    Registration will open on Monday, December 19, 7pm, limited to 25 drivers.