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Why karting is good for physical training…

Why karting is good for physical training…

January 23, 2017

As 2017 gets into full swing and thousands of people dust off their running shoes in a bid to get fit this year, leading indoor go-karting company TeamSport has conducted research into the health

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When stress builds it can become the primary focus of attention

When stress builds it can become the primary focus of attention

September 21, 2016

Competition can be stressful. Pressure from yourself or pressure from outside influences such as the team, the event, other competitors, sponsors, spectators, difficulty with kart set-up, when demands exceed one’s own perceived ability, uncertainty

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How do I know if I need a new chassis or not?

How do I know if I need a new chassis or not?

September 14, 2016

There are varying views on whether a chassis should be regularly replaced or simply ‘tweaked’ back to its original position. I hope to give some insight on what to check when setting up a

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Things everybody should check to avoid mechanical DNF’s

Things everybody should check to avoid mechanical DNF’s

September 6, 2016

Ever lost a race because something stupid happened mechanically to your kart? Yeah me too. So here’s a list of stupid stuff to check so you can finish the race on track and not

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How to determine the proper gear ratio

How to determine the proper gear ratio

September 5, 2016

Figuring out the proper gear ratio for a track is always a balance between top end, mid-range and bottom end. If you have too big of a sprocket on the back of the kart

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Is riding brakes effective or just a waste of money?

Is riding brakes effective or just a waste of money?

August 22, 2016

Riding brakes effective or just a waste of money? is it a bad habit that costs money or if it can genuinely be effective. I’ve been a victim of riding brakes in the past and I

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Deliberate Practice: What It Is and Why You Need It

Deliberate Practice: What It Is and Why You Need It

August 21, 2016

To learn any new skill or gain expertise you need to practice, practice, practice. There isn’t much debate about that. But here’s what you might not know: scientific research shows that the quality of

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All you ever wanted to know about go kart tire pressure

All you ever wanted to know about go kart tire pressure

August 19, 2016

Go Kart Tire Pressure – More than just keeping your tires round An extremely popular topic at every kart race is tire pressures. How much? How little? Track conditions and weather will affect what

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The importance of Driver Feedback

The importance of Driver Feedback

August 15, 2016

Driver Feedback is essential to get right if you want to see improvements and build confidence. Throughout this post, we want to take a look at the subject of driver feedback, both from the

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Get the most out of a junior kart racer – without messing with their head!

Get the most out of a junior kart racer – without messing with their head!

August 4, 2016

Get the most out of a junior kart racer – without messing with their head! Putting your child into their first kart is an exciting time, the start of a journey which at best

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