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HANDS ON INTRODUCTION TO MOTORSPORT

1 Day Theory

1 Day Practical at Adelaide International Raceway. 

WE WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO RACE!
GET BEHIND THE WHEEL DRIVING ON A RACE TRACK

NO DRIVERS LICENSE? – NO WORRIES!

MINIMUM AGE 12.


Scout Motorsport Club SA invites Scouts and Venturers to participate in our upcoming Motorsport Junior Development Program. This program has been specially designed for youth members aged 12- 18 and is designed as an introduction to motorsport. The program will combine theory and practical workshops to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to safely and confidently engage in motorsport activities in both driving and event official capacities.

 

 

Theory modules in the program will include:

-       Introduction to motorsport- event types, who is CAMS, what do Scout Motorsport do?

-       Car and personnel safety regulations

-       Racing rules and practices including

-       Attire and safety equipment - helmets, CAMS approved attire, harnesses

-       Race craft including racing line, racing strategies and car control

-       Car build process and regulations

-       Car scrutineering policies and practices

-       Event official training

 

 

Practical component involving direct one on one on track intro to racing including:

-       Basic car control

-       taking off and stopping

-       navigating through a course

-       Changing gears

-       Reversing

-       Emergency stopping

 

 

The Scout Motorsport team has a fleet of specially prepared racecars for participants to undertake on track instruction with experienced instructors in a non-speed controlled racing environment.

Participants will also have involvement with helping with official roles at the event and be given opportunity to be taken for hot laps in members private competition vehicles.

 

 

$85 per participant ($50 JDP Event fee plus CAMS Junior License Fee $35)

 

JDP #1

27th April - Theory Session.

28th April – Practical Session.

Applications close 14th April or once all places filled.

 

JDP #2

6th July - Theory Session.

7th July – Practical Session.

Applications close 28th June or once all places filled.

 

  

If this sounds like something you or your unit would be interested in, or if you would like to arrange a group visit please get in touch with Scout Motorsport Club and register your interest.

For full information about our Tarmac days out at AIR please see our Event Calender page
Also see below for required paperwork.

 

JDP Courses Limited to 12 spots – Get in Fast!

 

Contact:

Scout Motorsport Club SA President

Kristen Bailey - Mob: 0413 326 883

Scout Motorsport Club SA-Secretary

Kat Page- 0421 234 566

 

Or email:

motorsport@sa.scouts.com.au

Look us up on Facebook: Scout Motorsport Club SA

 

 


 

 Documents and Forms

CAMS Junior Licence Application

CAMS General Disclaimer

Y4 - JDP Theory Session

Y4- JDP Practical Session

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