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Moto America 2020 at NJMP

It will be a surprise to no one if I say 2020 has been a very weird year. The pandemic threw a wrench into my Motorsport volunteering hobby as I’m sure it did for everyone else from teams to spectators and fellow marshals like me. It’s been so screwed up that I completely forgot to […]

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Lone Star Le Mans 2020 WEC at COTA, Texas

It has been years since I volunteered a race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. But an opportunity came along to participate in a new role and I basically jumped on it. I realize that this may never happen again but I was so thrilled to be a part of the scrutineering […]

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Zwartkops South Africa

I did not even think a visit to another circuit besides the iconic Kyalami would be on the cards for my first trip to South Africa, but I would be wrong. My friend and host for the trip Victor went above and beyond to spoil me as a tourist and took me to his home […]

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Kyalami 9 Hour Intercontinental GT Challenge South Africa

Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit was my 50th track to volunteer at and South Africa 16th country I have worked in so far. I was so fortunate to have this opportunity I cannot thank all the people that helped me enough, especially Victor who went above and beyond to make me feel like home. I am […]

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Kyalami South Africa

I’ve been thinking about volunteering in South Africa for a long time. Looking back on my Grand Prix Road Trip blog I see posts dating back to 2014 where I had this place on my wish list. And as recently as 2018 when SRO announced it will revive a 9 hour endurance race I proclaimed […]

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Hockenheimring Germany

Huge thanks to my buddy Florian for taking me along on a ride to Hockenheimring where he was due to volunteer over the weekend for ADAC GT series, Euro F4 and German TCR series races. Never in a million years did I think I would wind up at the track on this trip. And there […]

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Charade Circuit France

Whenever I travel I research Motorsport events in the area I’m visiting to see if I could participate. I was very tempted to sign up for a round of Formula Truck at Charade Circuit in France while attending my cousin’s wedding nearby… and there I faced a dilemma if I were to actually sign up […]