Saturday 29 December 2012

Cabinet Is On Order!

Following on from his surprise podium finish a few weeks ago, Samuel, last Sunday, was presented with the second place Cadet Championship trophy from his indoor season at Daytona Manchester at the Festival race.

Basically, there were 11 rounds (each counted) and Samuel had 9 podium finishes and therefore 9 trophies.  He also collected points for each round and following the final race in November, he finished the season in second place overall in the Cadet class.

He also came third in the Festival race (there was a parents race too but we had a substitute - Tom!) and was presented with a trophy for that too!

Here he is after just receiving his second place 2012 Cadet Championship trophy - it is rather large!

 And with Tom (he came second in the 'Parents' race) - three trophies between them!

So yes, the trophy cabinet is on order and will be home to the 12 trophies from 2012! Samuel will be more or less karting exclusively outdoors during 2013 and hopefully, his form will continue!

You can see a video of one of the heats in the Festival race and read in more detail on the boys' karting blog HERE!


  1. Congrats to Samuel! I know you are very proud of him!

  2. Wow, well done to Samuel. You must be so proud. A trophy cabinet definitely in order. Thank you for the lovely christmas card too. I did not get chance to send any unfortunately.
    Hope you had a fabulous christmas and wishing you and your family a happy and healthy 2013.

  3. Oh wow, how proud you must be. Congrats x

    Happy New Year x

    hugs sally x

  4. he must be the coolest kid in town!

  5. Fabulous work boys - well done x Ruth you def have a couple of little stars there !
    ((Hugs)) Suzie xoxo

  6. wonderful for both boys! You must be one proud Mama! Glad the cabinet is on order too! lol!

  7. omgosh!! how awesome is that!!! never mind a cabinet hun, you need to make a trophy room!!!!
    huge hugs to both boys! well done guys!!
    hugs Lou xxx

  8. Well done Samuel & Tom, that cabinet will be full all the best for 2013 I look forward to seeing how they get on, Happy New Year to you All.
    Kevin xx


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