From Oulton Park in the snow to Albert Park in the Sun!

A big trip deserves a big blog, so sit back and enjoy this one! They say a week is a long time in politics, but it can also be true for motorsport marshals! After braving the snow and -2 temperatures of Oulton Park for the season opener, Sarah and I were heading down under for … Continue reading From Oulton Park in the snow to Albert Park in the Sun!

What Makes a Marshal?

There are loads of questions that I have been asked whilst I've been at marshalling, and the look on the person's face when I answer them is often startling. It left me wondering, why do people think there are so many different factors that could stop you from marshalling? Mind over Matter   The first … Continue reading What Makes a Marshal?

Ladies and Gentlemen….Start Your Engines.

With the 2017 season just around the corner, it's just three days away in fact, it's important that all the marshals get themselves trained ready for the new season, whether it's to make sure they're up to date with the latest rules or just to refresh themselves. So what makes the training days not only … Continue reading Ladies and Gentlemen….Start Your Engines.

A Weekend without the Orange

We are getting to the point in the year where the season is almost upon us, we endured the hard winter and soon we will be rewarded with the smell of burning rubber, petrol fumes and Proban. Yet, it seems so far away, with every passing second it seems like it's getting further away. We're … Continue reading A Weekend without the Orange

Marshalling Moments #1 -It’s Electrifying

I've finally made it through my countdown and at the number one slot, and you're probably scratching your head as to what could feature as the Race of Remembrance was in at number 2. I will admit it was hard to put that in second place, but the one that sits on the top of … Continue reading Marshalling Moments #1 -It’s Electrifying