LADIES DAY, 21 July 2019
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The SMRC are delighted to announce their first ever Ladies Day to take place at Knockhill Circuit during the summer race meeting on Sunday 21st July 2019. The event will offer up to 50 women the chance to get a special free introduction to motor racing, including exclusive behind the scenes tours, a guided lap of the circuit with a female ‘Stig’, access to a full days Scottish championship racing action and the opportunity to take part in all women coached karting sessions.
From complete newcomers to the exciting world of motorsport to avid racing fans, all women and girls are welcome to attend!
Complimentary access to the race meeting, with concessionary access for accompanying friends and family members. Soak up the thrills and spills on track with over 20 races taking place on track.
Exclusive behind-the-scenes tour – led by Scottish kart racer, Lucy Grant, which will showcase the various roles the SMRC has to offer. Each tour will last 45 minutes and will include; a visit to the pit wall to meet the marshalling team, an expert tour of a current racing car, a tour of race control, as well as an opportunity to meet the scrutineering team and find out what they do. There will be 5 individual tours taking place on the day starting at 11am. Select your time below.
Enjoy a guided lap of the race circuit in one of Knockhill’s brand new Civic Type R’s driven by one of our female racers who will talk you through the racing line and point out the basic techniques that racing drivers use to bring down that all important lap time – this will be available during lunch break.
Stalls – Exhibits from local businesses such as a nail bar offering nail painting services and Rock n Rose Aromas with their beautiful soy candles will be on hand for you to explore in the Paddock Cafe.
Information Point – Visit the Women on Track Information Point to find out how to take the next steps with your motorsport journey. From tracknights to racing, marshalling to scrutineering – just ask!
Each attendee will be given an information pack at the end of the tour, which will be tailored to their individual interests, to help them take their next step into motor racing.
Karting – Take part in out ‘Women’s Only Karting Sessions’ running between 2pm and 3.30pm. Regardless of your level of experience, this is the perfect opportunity to get behind the wheel with tips and support from a Scottish lady racing driver. Minimum age 8 years old. Everyone taking part in a Womens Only Karting Session will receive a complimentary ticket to attend the following SMRC round.
These karting sessions will be available between 2pm & 3.30pm. Karting can be prebooked by calling Knockhill on 01383 723337 however Arrive and Drive slots may be available on the day. Adult karting prices start from £15 and U16’s from £10 – 10, 20 or 30min sessions are available.