Finally, the TV coverage of the 2015 Rally of the Tall Pines has been posted online! Warwick Patterson and his team at Formula Photographic deserve a huge round of applause, as this may just be the best Tall Pines coverage ever!
While the Rally of the Tall Pines is known as a snow/gravel event, there is a very short section of tarmac, where competitors blast through a tiny hamlet on Detlor Road. YouTuber Curtis James caught some of the action at the transition from loose gravel to tarmac. If you look closely at about 2:30, you’ll […]
The winner of our very unofficial big air competition at this year’s running of the Rally of the Tall Pines was unquestionably Jeremy Norris in his black and blue Subaru. I shot it from the side, while the folks from Rally Canada got a longer view with their video camera. Jeremy Norris Big Air.A lot […]
Anyone who doesn’t believe that climate change is a real thing just needs to look at photos of the Rally of the Tall Pines over the years. Historically described as Winter roads with Summer ditches, it had been a number of years since Tall Pines had been held in snowy conditions. A couple of […]
I probably enjoy getting off the beaten path more than most people, but the problem is that I often have too many things on the go at any given time, so if I am driving to an event that is a few hours away, I tend to take the shortest route these days. It’s not […]
With just a week to go before the final round of the Canadian Rally Championship in Bancroft, Ontario, the entry list for the Rally of the Tall Pines is filling out nicely. At present, the list shows a decent field of 28 cars, ranging from a couple of two wheel drive Volkswagens up to the […]
Few athletes are as passionate about their sport as rally drivers, so much so that their free time away from work (if you can call it work) are often spent taking part in other rally related events. Take Canadian rally star “Crazy Leo” Urlichich as an example. In 2014, Leo crossed the Atlantic to take […]
So you have always thought that you were able to hustle pretty quickly down your cottage road, right? Let me tell you that you are slow. This bumper cam view from the Old Hastings stage at the Rally of the Tall Pines is nothing short of mind blowing. Think about the first time you saw […]