Derek Jones, the owner and main protagonist at the House of Power. Derek started Power Republic more than 10 years ago with one aim in mind... VICTORY!! Every day since 2009, Derek has worked countless hours to make his dream a reality. His true passion is teaching and working in the service of others. Always putting his clients first, Derek has developed a deep respect amongst his peers as a friendly entrepreneur, always willing to help and share his knowledge of karting. Whether trackside, coaching the future racers of tomorrow, through tutorials online, or on the world renowned Power Republic YouTube channel. His knowledge is everywhere... Knowledge is Power!
Mitchell Bell, the quiet country kid. A consummate professional. He moved to QLD in 2019 with one goal and one goal only... to work in his passion, Motorsport. After scouring the Gold Coast he came into Power Republic to start his best life as a Kart Mechanic. Mitch is always going above and beyond his call of duty and is Number 1 in customer relations, specialising in the introduction to new people in the sport of karting.
Power Republic Media Assassin, Taylah Agius. As a racer herself, Taylah has competed in the majority of categories in karting and is now competing in the top tier of Australian Karting the KZ2 gearbox category. Taylah adds valuable content to our ever increasing social media platforms as well as the day to day operations at the House of Power. Taylah brings a fresh outlook to Power Republic and is always happy to help the team, customers & new people to the sport.