Story By: RACE OF CHAMPIONS – OHSWEKEN, ONT – The Race of Champions Dirt 602 Sportsman Modified Series will head to the ultra-modern Ohsweken Speedway in Oshweken, Ontario-Canada for it’s first visit of the season this coming Friday night for the JIBS Action Sports Sportsman Shootout.
It will be $1,500 Canadian-to-win for the Race of Champions Dirt 602 Sportsman competitors on Friday.
Adam Leslie of Wainfleet, Ontario is the defending Series champion. Leslie captured his first Race of Champions Dirt 602 Sportsman Modified Series championship in 2022.
“We are looking forward to another good season with he Series,” stated Leslie. “It’s always challenging because it’s a short four race Series with extremely good competitors. We will be looking to repeat but we know it’s going to be tough.
The series gives Crate Sportsman racers an opportunity to travel within the region. Friday night’s JIBS Action Sports Sportsman Shootout pays one of the top purses in the region.
The Race of Champions Series joins the weekly divisions at Ohsweken including the 360 Sprint Cars. Ohsweken is Canada’s home for Sprint Car Racing with the popular 360 Sprint Car division.