If you are aged between 6 and 60+, enjoy motorsport and want to experience an exciting, friendly and competitive new hobby, then karting could be for you. Since it's early days over 50 years ago KartSport Canterbury (Christchurch Kart Club as it was) has been amongst the largest in the country. So whether you want to hit the track and race, join our willing band of volunteers to assist with race days or just want to find out more about us, drop us an email, email@example.com we'd love to hear from you. Also check out and join our Face Book page for latest news and chat. Christchurch Kart Club | Facebook
All of our race meetings are open to the public to come along and watch. We have a canteen and toilet facilities which the public are welcome to use and you can also wander around the pits and chat with the drivers and their crew. For details of our 2013 meetings have a look at the calendar page.
OUR NEXT MEETING ON 9TH MARCH IS DERBY DAY
The Derby Day meeting is the longest running event (behind the Club Championships) in the history of the Club, and the following is a guideline of how the event is run.
Derby Classes are Cadet Raket, Cadet Rok, 100cc Junior Restricted Yamaha, Vortex Mini Rok, 100cc Junior Yamaha, 100cc Club Class, 100cc Senior Yamaha Light, 100cc Senior Yamaha Heavy, 125cc Rotax Max Light, 125cc Rotax Max Heavy and Open. (KartSport NZ Class weights are applicable).
Derby Day Format. All classes will contest 2 qualifying heats. Heat 1 will be gridded as for annual points, the second gridded the reverse of heat 1 grid. Grids for the Derby Races will be determined by fastest lap times recorded in the two qualifying heats. All competitors MUST be recorded as a starter in a qualifying heat to be eligible for the main events. In the case of an oversubscribed senior field, a senior consolation derby has been programmed for those who do not qualify for the main event. Please note senior driver's can only qualify for one Derby event.
KSNZ Licence Application
KSNZ Licence Applicationhttp://www.kartsport.org.nz/services/document-downloads/licences/competition-licence