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From Marshal to Driver – May 2018
Jun05

From Marshal to Driver – May 2018

Its been a busy start to the Summer and a steep learning curve writes Ruth Nugent Bishopscourt The 11th of May I set off to the magical land of never ending corners and straights, (also known as Bishopscourt Race Circuit) for the weekend for the next round of the Fiesta Zetec Championship! I won’t deny that I was a little terrified as I’d never been there before and this was only my second ever race weekend. I cycled the track the...

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From Marshal to Driver –The Racing Season Begins
Apr26

From Marshal to Driver –The Racing Season Begins

The racing season is here! Time to put all that preparation to the test writes Ruth Nugent After months of preparation and much anticipation, I made my motor racing debut on the 14th and 15th of April at the first round of the car championships at Mondello Park as #33. And lucky for me everything that could’ve happened on my first race weekend pretty much happened! Qualifying The car had been tested the day before and a new gearbox...

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From Marshal to Driver – March 2018
Apr03

From Marshal to Driver – March 2018

March was a busy enough month for me. Preparation for the race season is in full swing writes Ruth Nugent At the beginning of the month I had heard that the North Dublin Motocross Club were running an event down at the Gormanston track which is very close to where I live so I decided to go down to have a look as it is something I’ve never gone to watch before. It’s safe to say I surprised myself and fell in love with motocross on the...

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From Marshal to Driver – February 2018
Mar06

From Marshal to Driver – February 2018

February has been a busy month in my move from Marshal to Racing Driver writes Ruth Nugent First Test Day February saw me at my first test day with the car. It was an open saloon test day but it was set for the day before the Fiesta 6 hour endurance race was held to allow entrants some practice and testing before the big day. So I took this as a great opportunity to test alongside cars that were in the same class as mine and to...

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