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2008

 

 

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Mini Challenge Awards Dinner

Dawn collected her trophy for 3rd in the Girls Cup with 139 points!

 

 

but there were just too many crashes to be competitive

Dawn finished 16th overall, 9th in Class and joint 2nd in Girls

Nov 08

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I'm on TV again!! 

watch the Dunlop Great & British TV programme

Donington

3 clear rounds and good confident moves!

20th Aug

mini's @ 19:30 - programmes 19:00-20:30

20th Aug

mini's @ 04:00 - show 03:30-05:00

21st Aug mini's @ 13:00 - show 12:30-14:00

21st Aug

mini's @ 01:30 - show 01:00-02:30

 

see 

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UK TV Guide

 

 

 

I'm on TV again!! 

watch the Dunlop Great & British TV programme

Castle Combe

watch out for the crashes! :o(

13th Aug

mini's @ 19:30 - programmes 19:00-20:30

14th Aug

mini's @ 04:00 - show 03:30-05:00

15th Aug

mini's @ 01:30 - show 01:00-02:30

15th Aug

mini's @ 11:30 - show 11:00-12:30

 

see 

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UK TV Guide

 

 

Donington Race report added to 'Racing Portfolio' click here

3 'Clean' trouble-free races 

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'back on track' !                            Aug 08

 

 

Very slippery.. found a fuel leak late into weekend, 3 races but too many smashes, its not racing its bumper cars!.. 

but - I'll be back at Donington.. 

race report here

July 23 '08

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Back up north to Croft circuit - after last years DNF from engine failure Dawn was hoping for better results..  but Another 'bash' at the hairpin of the first lap meant 20 minutes driving with broken steering and more damage...

this is getting too expensive!

race report here

June 18 '08

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During the Saturday night paddock dinner, Dawn held a raffle in aid of Cancer Research UK to help boost her Race For Life Sponsorship - The prize of a ScaleXtric was kindly donated by Total Track/Mini Challenge.  Racers and Supporters from The Mini Challenge and the Radicals generously bought tickets or donated cash and raised nearly 250!

thank you!!

you can still donate at this web page

June 18 '08

 

I'm going to be on TV!! 

watch the Dunlop Great & British TV programme

Snetterton Rounds 1, 2 & 3

watch for me in the pit lane = broken gearbox :-(

 

18th June

mini's @ 19:30 - show 19:00-20:30

19th June

mini's @ 11:00 - show 10:30-12:00

20th June

mini's @ 04:00 - show 03:30-05:00

24th June

mini's @ 11:00 - show 10:30-12:00

 

see 

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UK TV Guide

 

 

Its Fathers Day on Sunday, when I'm Racing at Croft.. I lost my Dad to cancer on April 4th 2005.  In his memory, I will be running the Race for Life on Sunday 22nd June - Please dig deep and sponsor me at 

 

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MINI 42 damaged in crash :-( 

..& Dawn got a bit bruised too..!

 

click for race report

 

brake failure at 80mph sends Dawn into the tyre wall - impact speed recorded at 50mph!! ouch!

May 14th 08

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Snetterton Race report added to 'Racing Portfolio' click here

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 new partnership / sponsorship

with Nicky Grist

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offering much appreciated guidance and support

If you want to buy some equipment from NickyGrist.com,

 contact Dawn first and you might just get a discount!!

Dawn is still searching for further partners, please contact here

March 2008

 

Dawn is delighted to announce:

Rustlers are back on board!:

Rustlers are providing some much needed support again in 2008

Part funding gives a welcome boost

Dawn is still searching for further partners, please contact here

January 28 2008

 

 

More Internet Press Coverage:

Dawn joins full race membership with BWRDC; 

the British Women Racing Drivers Club

 

January 23 2008

 

 

January 20 2008

I've entered the Cancer Research UK Race for Life again for 2008, hoping to raise lots of money. 

Please click to sponsor my running.      

 

 

Dawn has signed up for another year in MINI Challenge

"Looking forward to another year beating the boys!"

2007 was spent gaining race experience, learning the tracks

and transforming her racing style to suit the car... now its play time!! :-) !

                 

January 2008

 

 

2007

 

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* 2 Trophies in 2 weekends! *

I was awarded a crystal Trophy at the annual Mini Challenge Awards Dinner - for 3rd place in the Ladies Championship - presented by Advent Motorsport

 

and a week later I win the 3rd place class trophy at Anglesey!

see race report - see picture, courtesy of Steve Jones

December  2007

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Modern Mini Magazine 

Mini Challenge Feature 

Coupe Des Dames - Ladies Trophy Winners

November 2007

 

Excellent experience and Press coverage from the

London Motorsport Show

'Girls in Motorsport' turned out in force at the London Motorsports Show.  

The Girl Racer Stand was a main feature at the entrance to the show. 

SEE PRESS RELEASE

 with thanks to

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