Demo Derby profiles: Karelle Dicaire

How long have you been a derby driver?
“I’m a rookie. This year’s my first try.”

Why do it?
“I’ve been wanting to try it out for years. Last year, I followed my boyfriend around and watched him in action and it made me want to try it out. I’ve been watching the derby ever since I was a kid.”

What are you looking forward to the most?
“I like challenging myself with different things. I’m looking forward to feeling that adrenaline rush.”

What scares you the most?
“The idea of getting hit real hard. I got a helmet and my boyfriend wants me to wear a neck brace.”

What will you be driving?
“I’ll be driving a Honda Civic. I’m keeping it compact and light.”

Note: The Vankleek Hill Fair demolition derby takes place Saturday evening, (August 18) beginning at 7 p.m. Arrive earlier in the day to secure your preferred vantage point from which to watch the action!


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Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule has been the publisher of The Review since 1992. A part-time job after high school at The Review got Sproule hooked on community newspapers and all that they represent. She loves to write, has covered every kind of event you can think of, loves to organize community events and loves her small town and taking photographs across the region. She dreams of writing a book one day so she can finally tell all of the town's secrets! She must be stopped! Keep subscribing to The Review . . . or else!

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