Austin, TX – SRO Motorsports America staff, teams and drivers are today remembering former series announcer Jim Martyn after learning of his passing. A talented and passionate broadcaster who was a fixture at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Jim was as well a World Challenge announcer for a number of years.
Jim started his broadcasting career at CTMP, formerly known as Mosport, in May of 1987. In the 2000's Jim joined the World Challenge commentating crew. "He was a kind hearted man. We valued his time with World Challenge as our Series voice and we always enjoyed his uniquely Canadian thoughtfulness when handling the PA during our events," said Greg Gill, President and CEO, SRO Motorsports America.
The series offers its deepest condolences to the Martyn family.