Important message for May 14 & 15

The spring schedule at the Académie de Karting Jim Russell is currently in effect. This means that the Academy is only open on Saturdays-Sundays and holidays. During these days, it is possible for kart owners to do lapping from 9 am to 1 pm alternating with rental activities. After 1pm, owners can drive only if […]

2022 season’s opening

The new season is on preparation at the Académie de Karting Jim Russell. The facility will open on April 30th for rental activities and lapping. For May and June, see the calendar below for the days where we are open. Starting on June 24th, we will be open 7 days a week, from 9 am […]

Fall business hours

Starting on Monday August 30th, the racetrack will be open only on weekends from 9 am to 5 pm with the exception of Monday September 6th (labour Day) and October 11th (Thanksgiving) where the track will be open for rental activities. For the Coupe de Montréal # 5 / Canadian open and Coupe de Montréal […]

Practice for competitors

The Académie de Karting Jim Russell would like to inform drivers that the fall schedule applies for this weekend at the circuit. The track will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday following the normal schedule. This means that for this weekend, the practice (clockwise) will only be possible in alternation with the rental activities. For […]

Track reopening

Du to government sanitary measures, we had to postpone the opening of the circuit this year. Starting Thursday June 11th, the racetrack will be accessible with, of course, some new rules to follow in order to minimize the risks of covid-19 transmission. These rules may change as required. For the moment, the track will be […]

Winter closure

The racetrack is closed for the winter. We will be back next spring.

Season opening!

We will start the 2019 season on Saturday May 4th. We are very excited to welcome all of you again from 9 am to 5 pm. For the beginning of the season we will be open from Thursday to Sunday until June 12th. We will open 7 days a week starting June 13th.

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The Canadian Open, the national final of the Rotax MAX Challenge, was announced last January as taking place from July 5 to 7.  At the time of this announcement, the event did not conflict with any other major karting event. However, when the calendar for the Champion Ron Fellows Karting Challenge (“CRFKC”) series in Ontario […]