GLEN­GARRY SPORTS HALL

The Glengarry News - - Sports In The Glens -

The fol­low­ing is the fifth of five pro­files of the 2017 Glen­garry Sports Hall of Fame In­ductees. The in­duc­tion cer­e­mony and din­ner will be held Au­gust 16, at the Maxville Sports Com­plex.

Side­car rac­ing is a sport un­like many oth­ers, and Glen­garry is home to one of the finest driv­ers and builders in North Amer­ica, Jean-Guy Ractliffe, who this year will be in­ducted into the Glen­garry Sports Hall of Fame.

“His tal­ent as driver, builder, and de­signer ex­ceeded many oth­ers,” claims Steve Brown, who’s been a pas­sen­ger in some of Ractliffe’s races. “He’s done very well to help put Glen­garry on the map of side­car rac­ing cir­cuits.”

Ractliffe started rac­ing at 16 years old, and by

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