HANDS ON INTRODUCTION TO MOTORSPORT
1 Day Theory
1 Day Practical at Mallala Skid pan or 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 Motorsport Australia, what do Scout Motorsport do?
- Car and personnel safety regulations
- Racing rules and practices including
- Attire and safety equipment - helmets, Motorsport Australia 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
- 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.
$95 per participant ($50 JDP Event fee plus, SMCSA yearly membership $10 and Motorsport Australia Junior License Fee $35)
JDP #1 2021
18th March - Theory Session.
21st March – Practical Session.
JDP #2 2021
TBC- Theory Session.
5th or 6th June 2021– Practical Session.
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!
Scout Motorsport Club SA President
Kat Page- 0421 234 566
Scout Motorsport Club SA-Youth Program Coordinator
Ryan Size- 0413 051 691
Look us up on Facebook: Scout Motorsport Club SA
Y4- JDP Practical Session