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Times Colonist Article – 26 August, 2007

Cowichan man’s dreams of racing in famed Dakar Rally become reality… Just a handful of Canadians have participated in one of the world’s most gruelling competitions. Sunday, August 26, 2007

The road from Duncan to Dakar is a lot longer than Don Hatton first anticipated.

The Cowichan Valley-raised Hatton, a 49-year-old insurance broker, always […]

2008 Dakar Cancellation – 4 January, 2008

A.S.O. Cancels the 2008 Edition of the Dakar Rally

After different exchanges with the French government – in particular the Ministry for Foreign Affairs -, and based on their firm recommendations, the organizers of the Dakar have taken the decision to cancel the 2008 edition of the rally, scheduled from the […]