On December 10, Jamie Riberdy will redeem his win from the Brian Stewart Racing Karting Championship grand prize draw, by flying to Penha, Santa Catarina in Brazil to compete in the prestigious Granja Viana 500 kart race.
Sponsored by MG Tires, Riberdy is set to embark on what will surely be the most memorable experience of his kart racing career. Riberdy, who will part of a four-man MG Tires team comprised of Christopher Fosso, Phillip Kirby, and Peter Mastrocinque, will take part in the 12-hour charity enduro race starts. Taking place December 15, the annual year-end karting event will witness Riberdy going head-to-head with an array of karting and motorsports stars, including Rubens Barrichello, Filipe Giaffone, Christian Fittipaldi, Nelson Piquet, and Tony Kanaan.
The BSRKC grand prize that awards Riberdy complimentary return airfare, hotel accommodations, transportation to and from the track, chassis, engine, and tires, and event credentials including entry, registration, and practice fees.
The Principals and Organizers of the Brian Stewart Racing Karting Championship series are extremely grateful to Luis Ruibal and Wagner Rossi of MG Tires for sponsoring this very generous grand prize.
All of the BSRKC staff, competitors, and supporters, as well as members of the Canadian karting community extend their best wishes to Riberdy and his teammates for a safe and successful race.
Interested parties can can watch the 2012 Granja Viana 500 kart race unfold at http://www.betocarrero.com.br/500milhas