By Leigh Batten
Recent Activities and News
There was a good turn out of members for the recent trackday
at Donington Park on Saturday 14th September. The club had people in all three
groups (novice, intermediate and fast) as well as friends and relatives who came
along to watch and help out.
Outside our pit
The club had secured the use of two pit garages and as
usual food and soft drinks were provided (free of charge) to sustain people
throughout the day.
There were all sorts of bikes in use by club members including a couple of
GSXR600’s, a Ducati 748, VFR800, ZX9R, SV650, Fazer 600 and an R1 – not
forgetting the racers bikes which were also there and being used.
Matt Turner on his
The weather held out and we had a whole day without rain this helped
everyone in having a great time and I’m sure many of them will be already
looking forward to booking up for the next one !
I must take this opportunity to wish Neil Offler a speedy
recovery after his unfortunate ‘off’ on the day – I’m sure you will join me
in sending him our best. Get well soon Neil – see you at the next one I’m
is fine at mo, bruised elbow -ed)
Roadsure Insurance Limited is offering 10% off insurance quotes
for Go Star Racing members. See Sponsors for more
information on this and other discounts.
The club is making big progress on the merchandising front.
Fleeces are now available in full zip and quarter zip in adult (£45) and kids
(£25) sizes. Anyone interested please e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org. Very soon you will be also
be able to buy a variety of top quality, t-shirts, polo shirts etc. all with the
Go Star Racing logo embroidered on them. Look out for more information via
e-mail very soon….
We are still looking for volunteers to help out in the club.
If you want to lead a ride out, help out on a race day or even want to get
involved in the new training initiative – we would love to hear from you.
All the membership packs have now been sent out – if you still
have not received yours then please contact
Though we keep saying it we would like to have your feedback
on the club – good or bad ! So please do let us know via the club questionnaire
that you will be receiving shortly
The sponsorship pack to attract lucrative money men or woman
(corporate) is still in progress. We would also like any member who has an idea,
or a name of a company who may be interested in bike sport sponsorship to let us
know. Even if it is the company that you work for but you feel that you cannot
approach them, let us know, we can do the approach as a separate entity. Please
(Pete) with any contact names, telephone numbers and addresses of companies that
you feel would be interested. Pete is a marketing manager by day and will be
more than happy to handle any presentations and communication.
Finally on behalf of the club I would like to congratulate
John Bradshaw on the arrival of his new baby – we hope both baby and parents are
-Club Racers John Hewitt and Ian Westlake racing in the EMRA at Mallory Park.
27th to 29th
-Club Racer Barry Lukehurst will be racing at Snetterton.
28th to 29th
- Club Racers John Hewitt and Ian Westlake racing in the Derby Phoenix at
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