Last Updated February 18th, 2018

Special Event this Month

The Northern Lightning Sprint Association was a part of Cruisin' The Peg on May 17 & 24th, 2009.  NLSA drivers Roland Bernard, Chris Bouwman, Tyson Hiebert, Jennifer Carlson and Darren Pallen featured their new NLSA Lightning Sprints at this great event

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Dave Sobczak

Congratulations to Dave Sobczak of East St. Paul, Manitoba.  Dave will be competing in the Northern Lightning Sprint Association series in 2009.  An eleven year veteran of the NOSA tour, he has two feature wins to his credit and was the 2000 Victory Lane Speedway Sprint Car Points Champion.  Sobczak, who will be piloting a Beast Chassis in 2009, said “I am excited to get back behind the wheel of a Sprint Car!”


Picture to come

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Amber Balcaen

Congratulations to Amber Balcaen of Winnipeg, Manitoba.  Amber will be competing in the Lightning Sprint division in 2009.  Amber is a six-year go-kart racing veteran and the daughter of 33-time Track Champion Mike Balcaen. Amber would like to thank all her sponsors including Imrie Demolition, Road Runner Fabrication, Derricks Sandblasting, Electra Sign, Atek Import Auto Parts, Direct Auto, S&S Auto Works, King Sales, Rob's Door, Hoosier Tire, QA1 Shocks, Millar Machine, Henchcraft Racecars, Wilwood brakes, and MBR.    

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Tyson Hiebert

Congratulations to Tyson Hiebert. Tyson will be racing his brand-new 2008 Bailey Chassis with a 2007 GSX-R 750 engine. Tyson has raced Enduros and Street Stocks since the mid 1990's and looks forward to competing in the new class. Tyson's sponsors will be released soon!

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Chris Bouwman

Congratulations to Chris Bouwman who purchased a very clean C&C Lightning Sprint out of Idaho. UPDATE APRIL 15th: Chris Bouwman’s C&C Chassis is back from powder coating, and Chris and crew chief Jim Bouwman are now beginning the re-assembly process.

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Bob Saindon

Congratulations to Bob Saindon.  Bob just purchased a 1999 Bailey Lightning Sprint out of Western Massachusetts.  It was the East Coast Mini-Sprint championship car.  It will arrive in Manitoba the first week of January, 2009.

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Jennifer Carlson

Jennifer Carlson will be racing a 2007 Bailey that came from Massachusetts. The chassis is has now been  powder coated.  Jennifer has previously raced in karts, sports cars, and formula cars. They are looking forward to competing in the new class.

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Bob Charney

Bob Charney (NLSA Vice-President) took delivery of his brand-new 2009 Bailey Chassis Company complete roller. He will be running the 2007 GSX-R 750 engine.,,, Topline Auto Parts, Speedpro Imaging, Budget Truck Parts are his new sponsors for the 2009 season.

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Clint Hiebert

Congratulations to Clint Hiebert. Clint Hiebert, a soldier out of CFB Shilo has picked up a Bailey Chassis car out of Billings, Montana for the upcoming season. He has raced Enduros before and is looking forward to competing in this new class. He would like to thank his sponsor “HomeLife Progressive Realty Inc.” out of Steinbach for all their support.

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Roland Bernard

Roland Bernard (NLSA Secretary-Treasurer) took delivery of his brand-new 2009 Bailey Chassis Company complete roller. He will be running the 2007 GSX-R 750 engine. He would also like to thank his sponsors Equip Mortgage and Financial, Pembina Insurance, Quick Coatings, OzCan Properties, Contempra Signs, Glen and Claudette Ward, Alora Contracting, Pecunia Investments, and  Realtor Gerald Bernard for all their support.

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Eric Guyot

Eric Guyot just returned with a sharp 1999 Henchcraft out of New York.  The car has raced with the Central New York Sprints, and the East Coast Mini Sprint Association.  It has been raced as both a 750 c.c. and 1000 c.c. car, and won the East Coast Mini Sprint Association Stock 1000c.c. Championship in 2006

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Darren Pallen

Darren Pallen races a 2008 Bailey Chassis Company Lightning Sprint.  Darren raced both Lightning and Full-sized sprint cars in the early to mid 1990s.  Darren is the local dealer for Bailey Chassis Company along with S&S Headers, TP Wings, Keizer Wheels, Saldana Racing Products, Butlerbuilt Seats, Outerwears, Rebel Gear, and Advanced Racing Suspension.

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Jeff Laurin

Jeff Laurin just arrived home from Ohio with a clean 2007 Bailey Lightning Sprint.  The car was originally raced as a 1000cc car in both the American Mini-Sprint Association and the Midwest Mini Sprint Association, and will compete with the NLSA in 2009.

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