Under Starters Orders

May Bank Holiday over the past few years has become a regular event for me, and that's the Ty Croes Sprint. Once again organised by friends, I was asked to be part of a three man team to help with the running of startline. You're probably wondering what the difference is between a Sprint and [...]

ON YOUR MARKS!

As a Startline marshal, the first thing I do when I get up in the morning is to check the weather forecast. Far from it being merely the pre-occupation of most marshals in terms of deciding how many layers of clothes they might need to put on underneath the overalls, for the Startline marshal, there [...]

#5 – Startline and the Three Amigos

Whilst the marshalling season is over for me, it's always good to reflect on the year you've had and pick out the best moments from that year. For me there are five moments that stand out in particular. I've only selected my best moments from the times I've been in orange so sadly there will [...]

And Another Thing – Changing Weather and Multi-disciplines

The British Automobile Race Club rolled into Anglesey at the weekend, along with the changeable weather conditions. Heavy downpours throughout Saturday meant the drivers needed to get used to the wet conditions! Some drivers found it easier than others, the Caterham's in particular were getting restless that they couldn't go and play in the rain! [...]

The Start of Something

Having a variety of experiences whilst marshalling is the key to enjoying it so much. So last weekend I decided to jump out of my comfort zone and experience what it was like to be on the start line of the Ty Croes Sprint at Anglesey race track. A Sprint event is slightly different to [...]