Archive for Month: September 2012

Cooper Tires Charity Auction

Race2Recovery Official Supporter Cooper Tire Europe auctioned three unique ‘art tyres’ on eBay with all proceeds being donated to Tedworth House – Help for Heroes’ flagship recovery centre. The auction raised over £1000 for charity and saw a flurry of late bids to secure these fantastic artworks.

Mark Catterall briefs R2R

Quaife Training

Members of the R2R team were given an excellent training day at Quaife Engineering on 11th September working with the designers and engineers of the excellent, up armoured 6 speed sequential gearbox used in the Qt Wildcats as well as the fantastic limited slip differentials that provide enhanced mobility and endurance to the renowned Wildcat.

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The Great North Run

Race2Recovery supporter Vikki Boardman has set herself a huge challenge by aiming to complete the Great North Run in Newcastle on 16th September 2012 to raise money for the racing team. Vikki said, “I am going to run the Great North Run in Newcastle, which is 13.1 miles (a half […]

Extrication, Fire and Medical Training

For a team like ours safety and elite training are key to the success of our endeavour so when Dave Marsh, Team Driver and Watch Manager for the Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service, spoke to his command they immediately swung into action.