NEWS: Rider Leon and Tuner Carrascosa Win Big at the RACE Awards Banquet.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

The Royal Distributing Team left the RACE Banquet in Belleville this past weekend with a trunk full of trophies and special awards.

Michael Leon was accompanied by his wife Jennifer, and tuner Carlos Carrascosa by his girlfriend Sonia. John Ilkiw from Elka Suspension was also present for the occasion.

Michael was awarded with trophies for 1st overall in the Pro Superbike class, for 3rd overall in Pro 600 and for 3rd overall in Master Open.

As well, Michael was proud to receive special awards voted by the RACE staff, pit crews and other racers. He received the Tony Marchese Memorial Award which is presented to the Pro Privateer Competitor judged to be the best appearing rider / machine combination of the season. Michael previously received the award in 2010.

Sean Huffman and Michael were co-recipients of the RACE Series ”Determination & True Grit Award”.

Carlos was awarded the John Nelson / Danny Rae Tuning Achievement Award as recognition for his efforts preparing the team’s CBR600RR all season.

Michael would like to personally thank the following people without whom achieving the RACE #1 plate would not have been possible:

• His wife Jennifer, and daughters, Jaimie and Jayden.
• John Mochrie, Scott Spark and Mark Fries of Royal Distributing.
• Carlos Carrascosa
• Sandy Noce
• John Sharrard
• Sean Huffman
Leon Racing would like to wish everyone a wonderful winter. See you in 2013!

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The Royal Distributing Racing Team would like to thank Royal Distributing, Triple 7 Racing, Pro 6 Cycle, Dunlop Tires, Accelerated Technologies, Elka Suspension, Nexo Sports, PBI Sprockets, Woodcraft, Martin Brickwood Performance, Armour Bodies, CVR Motors, LG Restorations, and Gianmajor Inc.

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