Committee Information


Club Captain

The role of the club captain has many different positions within the committee such as:

  • To be the first point of contact for the team
  • To take lead for the overall health and safety of the club
  • To chair all club meetings 
  • Ensure the aims & objectives of the club are achieved
  • To communicate effectively with other committee members 
  • To lead the club's efforts within the British Universities Karting Championship 

Our current Club Captain is:

Name: Sam Bishop


Vice Captain & Welfare Officer

The role of the Vice Captain & Welfare Officer within the club is:

  • To assist with any other tasks which may need carrying out
  • To deputise on behalf of the Club Captain where required
  • To be the first point of contact for all Community, Welfare and Health & Safety issues and queries
  • To lead the club's charitable efforts
  • Deal with any welfare/concerns incidents within the club
  • To lead the club's Welcome efforts

Our current Vice Captain & Welfare Officer is:

Name: Tom Lakin


Find out more about our Vice Captain in their episode of 'Meet The Commitee'

Marketing Manager

The role of the Marketing Manager within the club is:

  • To manage the club's social media accounts
  • To create and carry out marketing campaigns to improve the club's exposure
  • To create and edit all club media
  • To communicate and answer queries with any members and prospective members
  • To ensure that the club's webpage is up-to-date

Our current Marketing Manager is:

Name: Connor Garfield


Find out more about our Marketing Manager in their episode of 'Meet The Commitee'

Social Sec

The role of the Social Sec within the club is:

  • To create and run regular socials
  • To liason with other clubs to provide social opportunities
  • To assist the Vice Captain with any events required for fundraising

Our current Social Sec is:

Name: Tom Glover


Find out more about our Social Sec in their episode of 'Meet The Commitee'



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  • Karting Competitive Membership£60.00


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