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How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« on: March 21, 2017, 06:44:42 PM »
I was just wondering because only I realise I am probably the only black driver at buckmore junior championships and it's kind of affecting me. My friends and family look at me weird when I say "When I'm 13, I'm going to try convince my dad to help me get an ARKS licence so I can race in junior rotax" or "When I'm older I want to be a race car driver" or "Every month me and my dad go to buckmore".
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2017, 06:52:36 PM »
I was just wondering because only I realise I am probably the only black driver at buckmore junior championships and it's kind of affecting me. My friends and family look at me weird when I say "When I'm 13, I'm going to try convince my dad to help me get an ARKS licence so I can race in junior rotax" or "When I'm older I want to be a race car driver" or "Every month me and my dad go to buckmore".
eh well interesting thread...

IMO i've karted for 14 years (now going to Gt3 irl) and ive never seen black people in my class as far as i can recall

I'm no racist at all btw








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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2017, 09:15:27 PM »
I was just wondering because only I realise I am probably the only black driver at buckmore junior championships and it's kind of affecting me. My friends and family look at me weird when I say "When I'm 13, I'm going to try convince my dad to help me get an ARKS licence so I can race in junior rotax" or "When I'm older I want to be a race car driver" or "Every month me and my dad go to buckmore".
eh well interesting thread...

IMO i've karted for 14 years (now going to Gt3 irl) and ive never seen black people in my class as far as i can recall

I'm no racist at all btw

Thanks...
It's depressing. :/
As much as I want to believe I can be an race car driver in open wheel racing I know deep inside it's almost impossible because my family don't have the money unless Ron Dennis comes and asks "Do you want to join the Mclaren Young Driver Program?".
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2017, 09:09:23 PM »
Ron Dennis will also only come if you have money :D or why his driver Programm Drivers all have money :D
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2017, 09:59:25 PM »
Ron Dennis will also only come if you have money :D or why his driver Programm Drivers all have money :D

Very true
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #5 on: March 23, 2017, 07:47:01 AM »
Ron Dennis will also only come if you have money :D or why his driver Programm Drivers all have money :D

Very true

Okay bye everyone. I'm gonna give up karting and play basketball. :)
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #6 on: March 23, 2017, 01:30:08 PM »
don't do that, live your dream ;) keep pushing

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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2017, 04:27:54 PM »
don't do that, live your dream ;) keep pushing

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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #8 on: March 23, 2017, 06:09:23 PM »
Ron Dennis will also only come if you have money :D or why his driver Programm Drivers all have money :D

Very true

Okay bye everyone. I'm gonna give up karting

Don't last year i almost quit karting cuz i though i was never going to be noticed by the real racing world anyway, even with a bunch of titles. and look at me now :D

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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #9 on: March 23, 2017, 07:36:54 PM »
Ron Dennis will also only come if you have money :D or why his driver Programm Drivers all have money :D

Very true

Okay bye everyone. I'm gonna give up karting

Don't last year i almost quit karting cuz i though i was never going to be noticed by the real racing world anyway, even with a bunch of titles. and look at me now :D

Never give up on your dreams mate, if you want to be Lewis Hamilton (i wouldn't cuz i hate the guy lol ) then you can become him. if you want to you can!

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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #10 on: March 24, 2017, 12:16:48 AM »
don't do that, live your dream ;) keep pushing

You see you can make it.
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Everything is possible mate

I know that but am I Lewis Hamilton?
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #11 on: March 24, 2017, 07:56:39 AM »
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Re: How many black people do you see at race meeting?
« Reply #12 on: April 13, 2017, 05:24:17 PM »
I was just wondering because only I realise I am probably the only black driver at buckmore junior championships and it's kind of affecting me. My friends and family look at me weird when I say "When I'm 13, I'm going to try convince my dad to help me get an ARKS licence so I can race in junior rotax" or "When I'm older I want to be a race car driver" or "Every month me and my dad go to buckmore".

You should do Junior Rotax at Buckmore!

I'm racing Junior Rotax there at the moment and my god, Buckmore is just epic in those things :P
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