The team of Paul Eklund and Yulia Smolyansky lead the field at the 2018 Totem Rally (November) in Cache Creek, BC   See results below (hope formatting is not too messed up)  Conditions were slippery and variable, but MOST cars made it thru unscathed.  The team of Eklund/Smolyansky had a commanding win at Totem in 2016 in heavy snow conditions.  They finished 3rd in 2017 after an early mistake put them down by 20 seconds.

Can’t wait for the snowy THUNDERBIRD RALLY in early Feb 2019.  See for info and details!











Final Results
updated: November 18, 2018
Totem Rally,
Nov 17-18 2018
Final Results
All checkpoints entered, time decs applied
Driver Navigator Vehicle Class


Car # 3
Paul Eklund Yulia Smolyansky 2008 Subaru FXT Unlimited 24
Car # 7
Bill Walsh Marvin Crippen 2003 Mazda Protege Unlimited 32
Car # 1
Tom Kreger Cynthia Bushell 2002 subaru wrx Unlimited 34
Car # 2
Jim Bowie Tom Burgess 2002 Subaru Forester Unlimited 42
Car #11
David Fox Simon Fox 2002 Subaru WRX Calculator 44
Car # 8
Frank McKinnon Peter Schneider 2018 Ford Escape Unlimited 45
Car # 5
David Williams Geoff Hill 1997 Mitsubishi Pajero Evo Calculator 47
Car # 4
Don Gibson Ed Millman 2005 Subaru Forester Unlimited 54
Car # 9
Stephen Ban Chris Peake 2006 Subaru Legacy Calculator 66
Car # 6
Bob Chandler Mark Clemmens 2001 Audi TT Calculator 85
Car #10
Martin Kubala Josef Antal 1998 Subaru Forester Paper 311
Car #12
Steve Gunner Andrea Gunner 2007 Honda Civic Coupe Paper 660
Car #13
Taylor Moran Christopher Van Dijk 1997 Mitsubishi Evo Novice 663
Car #15
Oliver Orlie Ross Buchanan 2005 Toyota Echo Novice 810
Car #16
Nom de Plume Nom de Plume 1996 Cadillac Rallye DeVille Unlimited 1431
Car #14
Joe Simonji Brendan Brown 2006 Subaru Impreza Wagon 2.5 Novice DNF
Officials of the Event:
Route Master/Organizer: Paul Westwick Registrar: Paul Westwick
Steward: Alex Schubel

Nice Set up


Thunderbird Rally, February 19-20, 2005, Merritt, British Columbia.  Paul teamed up with rally veteran Ben Bradley to contest the 2005 T-Bird snow rally on Cooper Tires.  The team held their own in the top 10 throughout the rally and finished 8th overall with a score of 21.  Teammates Glenn Wallace and Miller Duamol won in a Subaru STi.

NorthWest Region Awards Banquet, February 26th 2005.  Teammates Paul Eklund and Jeff Price were on hand to receive the first place honors for the Class 1 Championship in the tough NorPac Region.  The pair also fought hard during the 2004 season to earn the Western States Rally Championship for the second year in a row.  Jeff Price again won the CNRC Co-Driver Championship  in the Open Class

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